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Saturday, June 15

Braxton Congrove: TTYL - Fellowship Exhibition
RVA East End , Free

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship Exhibition Program is proud to present TTYL an exhibition of new sculptures by Braxton Congrove. TTYL is on view...

Elizabeth Van Lew Downloadable Walking Tour
RVA East End , $

Download the tour and take it on your own time! This hour-long, two-mile audio tour will guide you along the streets of Church Hill and Tobacco Row while...

"New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond" Exhibition
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

Recent estimates place the number of foreign-born Virginians at just under one million, or about one in every eight people in the state. The composite...

PAAL Friday For The Arts!
9am
Petersburg , Free

In the Main Gallery, Three Faces of Art: Cynthia Profitt Cornett with Jerry and Pat Harvey Jerry and Pat live in Chester with four cats, two Mini Coopers, a...

State of Deception
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

The Nazi Party developed a sophisticated propaganda machine that deftly spread lies about its political opponents, Jews, and the need to justify war. But...

The Art of Play
9am
Henrico, RVA Northside , Prices Vary, $

The Art of Play promises moments of joy, whimsy and enchantment as Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden comes alive with art that explores how playful interactions...

Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious!
9:30am
RVA The Fan , $

The insatiable curiosity of Curious George – the little monkey who has captured the imagination and hearts of millions of children and adults for 65 years –...

Pompeii: The Immortal City
9:30am
RVA The Fan , $

Making its North American debut at the Science Museum of Virginia, Pompeii: The Immortal City plunges guests into the heart of the drama and the ruins of the...

"Summer Steals" at Reynolds Gallery
10am
RVA The Fan , Free, Prices Vary

Summer Steals presents more than twenty works of art at price points selected to align with a variety of budgets. Both new and seasoned collectors will...

50 Years of Love in Prince George County
10am
Prince George , Free

This exhibit is a tribute to the 50th birthday of Virginia is for Lovers and a celebration of 50 years of Love in Prince George County and the couples who...

A City Personified Exhibit
10am
RVA The Fan , $

Have you ever considered what a city needs to function in an orderly manner every day? Is it the way a city places certain time restrictions on street...

Art Exhibits @ Main
10am
RVA Downtown , Free

Art Exhibits@ Main The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, June 6, 2019, through Tuesday July 30, 2019: Gellman Room—“Art Omelet”—inspired...

Cindy Neuschwander: A Measure of Life
10am
RVA The Fan , Free

Marking the third solo exhibition of work by the late artist Cindy Neuschwander at Reynolds Gallery, A Measure of Life is comprised of over a dozen pieces of...

Developing Richmond: Photographs from the Cook Studio
10am
RVA Downtown , $

When photographer George S. Cook relocated with his family to Richmond in 1880, he arrived in a city caught between the old and the new: Richmond bustled...

East End Library Storytelling Festival
10am
RVA East End , Free

Remember the last time you heard a GOOD story? It's time to hear a few! Join us for the 2nd Annual Storytelling Festival, where we will have an open mic for...

JOHN MARSHALL: HIDDEN HERO OF NATIONAL UNION
10am
RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary

The distinguished life of John Marshall, the nation’s fourth chief justice of the Supreme Court, parallels the unfolding of the American experiment in...

Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion
10am
RVA Downtown , Free, $, Prices Vary

A new exhibition debuting at the Valentine will conceptually reimagine Richmond’s historic Monument Avenue. Opening at the Valentine on February 14, this...

Oh, Shenandoah: Landscapes of Diversity
10am
RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary

Washington D.C. artist Andrei Kushnir has recorded the history of the Shenandoah Valley through a series of paintings that capture the extraordinary beauty...

Summer Reading Kick Off
10am
RVA Southside , Free

Join us for a fun filled Summer Reading Kick Off. Sign up for Summer Reading and get your "Reading Adventures Passport" to start Exploring Your World.

Summer Reading Kickoff
10am
RVA West End , Free

School is finally out and summer is just getting warmed up! Start off your summer break with us and our Summer Reading Kickoff program. We will be sharing...

Summer Reading Program Kick-off
10am
RVA Southside , Free

Join us for a fun, event-filled day to kick-off our Summer Reading Program. Pick up your reading BINGO card and get started!

Summer Reading Program Kick-off
10am
RVA West End , Free

Join us for a fun, event-filled day to kick-off our Summer Reading Program.

Family Storytime
10:30am
RVA Southside , Free

Join us for a fun-filled, interactive story time! Story time aims to instill a love of reading with songs, rhymes, books and activities for ages 0-5 with an...

P.A.W.S. to Read with Sprite's Hero Therapy Dogs
10:30am
RVA Southside , Free

Sign up for a 20 minute slot to read to a therapy dog. Build reading confidence and have fun! This program is presented in partnership with Sprite's Hero....

Southside Book & Writers Club
11am
RVA Southside , Free

Southside Book and Writers Club (SBWC) strives to promote diversity in reading and writing. This club is dedicated to the advancement and education of all....

Summer Reading Kick Off
11am
RVA Downtown , Free

Join us for a fun filled Summer Reading Kick Off. Sign up for Summer Reading and get your "Reading Adventures Passport" to start Exploring Your World. ...

Intuitive Collage Workshop
12pm
RVA Northside , $

Learn to create intuitively using magazine images, paper scraps, pressed flowers and more by using basic collage techniques. $15/all materials...

Master Class with Kara Robertson
12pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

Artistic Director, Kara Robertson will teach a Modern Dance Floorwork Master Class! Open to age 14 & up. $10 and FREE to all student currently majoring in...

May-June Exhibits @ Art Works!
12pm
RVA Southside , Free

6 new exhibits are on display through June 22nd. Visit us Tuesdays - Sundays 12 - 6 PM. Admission is free. Exhibits...

May/June 2019 Exhibition
12pm
RVA Southside , Free

Richmond, VA - art space is pleased to present four new gallery shows, featuring artists Morgan Craig, Naomi Swyers, a group exhibition by Robin L. Ryder,...

Summer Reading Kick Off
12pm
RVA Northside , Free

Join us for a fun filled Summer Reading Kick Off. Enjoy free ice cream and sign up for Summer Reading and get your "Reading Adventures Passport" to start...

Summer Reading Program Kick-off
12pm
RVA Northside , Free

Join us for a fun, event-filled day to kick-off our Summer Reading Program. Enjoy some free ice cream while you pick up your reading Passport and get started!

Hour of Code with CoderDojo
1pm
RVA Downtown , Free

CoderDojo's mission is to introduce kids to technology and programming and inspire them to become "digital producers" instead of just being "digital consumers".

J Thomas Brown Author Event
1pm
Henrico, RVA West End , Free

J. Thomas Brown's fast-paced adventure fantasy takes you through The Hole in the Bone to ancient Xinjiang where an archaeologist learns he had failed in his...

Summer Reading Kick Off
1pm
RVA Northside , Free

Join us for a fun filled Summer Reading Kick Off. Sign up for Summer Reading and get your "Reading Adventures Passport" to start Exploring Your World.

Summer Kids Book Club Registration
2pm
RVA Southside , Free

Stop by anytime during our open registration for our new “Summer Kids Book Club.” Learn the details, ask questions, and sign up to be a part of our club....

Summer Reading Kick Off
2pm
RVA Southside , Free

Join us for a fun filled Summer Reading Kick Off. Sign up for Summer Reading and get your "Reading Adventures Passport" to start Exploring Your World. ...

Summer Reading Program Kickoff Party!
2pm
RVA Southside , Free

Join us for the Summer Reading Program Kickoff, where we'll be beating the heat by creating our own ice cream sundae masterpieces! Don't forget to sign up...

Savannah Sipping Society
2:30pm, 8pm
Colonial Heights , $$

Yet another terrific script from the authors of “The Dixie Swim Club,” “The Hallelujah Girls,” and “Always a Bridesmaid,” this delightful laugh-a-minute...

JB Roberts MAGIC SHOW
6pm, 8pm
RVA The Fan , $, $$, Prices Vary

Magician and sleight of hand artist, JB Roberts, performs close up illusions and sleight of hand demonstrations that elevate your suspension of disbelief....

The Tempest
7:30pm
RVA West End , $

Prospero, the deposed Duke of Milan and now a powerful magician, raises a great storm to wreck the vessel casting his betrayers onto the shores of the...

CAT Theatre presents OFFICE HOURS
8pm
Henrico , $, Prices Vary

It’s Friday afternoon in the big city, and in six different offices, six different stories are unfolding at the same time. But they’re all connected somehow,...

Darrel Scott (Solo)
8pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $$

“I look like an insider because of everything I‘ve done but I always felt like an outsider,” Darrell Scott says. “And that’s important—to be an outsider.”...

Grey Gardens
8pm
RVA Downtown , Prices Vary

Journey deep into the wild and wonderful walls of Grey Gardens, the once posh long-island estate that has fallen into mysterious disrepair. See where it all...

JB Roberts MAGIC SHOW
8pm
RVA The Fan , $, $$, Prices Vary

Magician and sleight of hand artist, JB Roberts, performs close up illusions and sleight of hand demonstrations that elevate your suspension of disbelief....

River City Community Players presents MAMA WON'T FLY
8pm
Chesterfield , $

River City Community Players presents “Mama Won’t Fly” by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten (the playwrights of “The Dixie Swim Club” and...

Savannah Sipping Society
8pm
Colonial Heights , $$

Yet another terrific script from the authors of “The Dixie Swim Club,” “The Hallelujah Girls,” and “Always a Bridesmaid,” this delightful laugh-a-minute...

Saturday, June 15