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Wednesday, June 19

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...

Story Time
6:30am
Hopewell , Free

This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join:...

The Reader's Friend Book Store
6:30am
Hopewell , Free

The Reader's Friend Book Store offers gently used books, cds, and dvds for bargain prices. Proceeds benefit all ARLS libraries.

"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...

International Arts & Culture Camp
9am
Henrico , Prices Vary, $$$

Campers will explore Africa, Europe, Latin America and Asia through dance, drum circles, art and crafts, indoor and outdoor games, cooking lessons and drama....

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...

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...

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...

Fiction Focus Senior Book Club
10:15am
RVA West End , Free

The March book is The Beautiful Things that Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu. Bring your RPL library card. Stay tuned for the rest of the book...

PreSchool Storytime
10:30am
RVA Northside , Free

Join us at North Avenue Branch Library for awesome stories, tons of fun, and a special craft! Hope to see you there for a great half hour of Pre-School...

Preschool Storytime
10:30am
RVA Downtown , Free

Join us for our fun, interactive and educational storytime featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

Southside from the Heart Knitters - McKenney Library
11am
Hopewell , Free

Knitters and crocheters from beginner to experienced create crafts and share their love of yarn.

Wednesday Drop-in Kid's Crafternoons
11am
RVA Northside , $

Every Wednesday all summer long will feature a different kid's craft for only $3/per child. Drop-in anytime during the day to participate!

Lunch Break: Volcanic Eruptions
12pm
RVA The Fan , Free

Volcanic Eruptions: The Aftermath is presented by Marla Morales, P.G., Senior Research Scientist, Southwest Research Institute. When: Wednesday, June 19...

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,...

One More Stitch
1pm
RVA West End , Free

Meet with other community members to knit, crochet or work with other fiber arts. Share ideas and techniques, get help or give help. All levels welcome.

Savannah Sipping Society
2:30pm
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...

Homework Help/Reading Buddies
3:30pm
RVA Southside , Free

Volunteers and staff will be available to help students of all ages with homework, projects and literacy skills! ¡Voluntarios y empleados estar¡n disponibles...

Summer Reading Buddies
3:30pm
RVA Southside , Free

Volunteers and staff will be available to help students of all ages with literacy skills! ¡Voluntarios y empleados estarán disponibles para dar ayuda a...

Art Explorers: Paris
4:30pm
RVA West End , Free

Reading Adventures: Explore Your World! This month we travel to Paris, France. Create your very own Eiffel Tower! Art Explorers meet every month on the...

June Meetup - Canon & Draw // Hoppy Cakes
5:30pm

This month we have a double combo hop filled event as we join Canon & Draw along with Hoppy Cakes on a delicious tasting of craft beer and cake! With a...

Richmond & Transportation
5:45pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Public transportation is taking off in Richmond. The Pulse Bus Rapid Transit system has arrived on Broad street. New bike lanes criss-cross the city, and the...

Cricut Class: Make a monogram sticker
6pm
RVA Downtown , Free

Join us for an introductory Cricut class and learn design basics, tips and tricks. Space is limited and registration is suggested. This month's project: ...

Family Flicks!
6pm
RVA Southside , Free

Join us for a family friendly flick. Snacks provided! November - "Early Man", rated PG December - "How the Grinch Stole Christmas", rated PG January -...

Patterson Pages: Adult Book Discussion Group - The Leopard
6:30pm
RVA West End , Free

This month we are reading and discussing The Leopard by Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa. Copies of this title are available at the library. Please call...

On the Air Radio Players present Who Shot Furst?
7:30pm
Henrico , Free

The On the Air Radio Players are pleased to present an original radio script by Philip Ventrella: Who Shot Furst? This radio show features live music and...

Sense Memory: A Synesthetic Evening Performance
7:30pm
RVA The Fan , $

Sense Memory is a recollection of art as it was and as it could be. Music, Static and Moving Art in combination. Join us for an evening of new music...

DENNY LAINE
8pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $$

As a Founding Member of THE MOODY BLUES and a Founding Member of WINGS, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame® Inductee DENNY LAINE will be touring America throughout...

Wednesday, June 19