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Friday, June 21

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 - Carson
6:30am
Hopewell , Free

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

"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...

"The Art of Caregiving" with Bremo Pharmacy
10am
Henrico , Free, Prices Vary

"The Art of Caregiving" with Bremo Pharmacy In Honor of The Longest Day. Join Crossroads Art Center and Bremo Pharmacy for "The Art of Caregiving" on...

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...

Barefoot Puppet Theatre presents Galapagos George
10am, 1pm
Henrico , Free

Based on the true story of “Lonesome George,” this show tells the tale of a truly one-of-a-kind tortoise from the Galapagos Islands. Described by The...

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...

Crochet Club
10:30am
RVA Northside , Free

Meet us every Friday to learn how to knit and crochet. Bring your own materials or just use ours! This class is open to all levels of knowledge and open for...

Story Time
10:30am
RVA East End , Free

Join us for a fun story time! All ages welcome.

Storytime and Crafts!
10:30am
RVA Southside , Free

This special storytime is perfect for ages 3-7. Each story will be followed by a fun crafting activity! Note: For groups over 5 people, please call Broad...

PAAL Friday For The Arts!
11am
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...

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,...

S.T.E.A.M.: Homemade Flute
12:30pm, 2pm, 3:30pm
RVA Southside , Free

Science-Technology-Engineering-Art-Mathematics Join us for a S.T.E.A.M. project for ages 4-12. This months theme is Musical Instruments! Children will use...

Barefoot Puppet Theatre presents Galapagos George
1pm
Henrico , Free

Based on the true story of “Lonesome George,” this show tells the tale of a truly one-of-a-kind tortoise from the Galapagos Islands. Described by The...

S.T.E.A.M.: Homemade Flute
2pm, 3:30pm
RVA Southside , Free

Science-Technology-Engineering-Art-Mathematics Join us for a S.T.E.A.M. project for ages 4-12. This months theme is Musical Instruments! Children will use...

Family Crafternoon
3:30pm, 4pm
RVA Southside , Free

Every Friday during our Summer Reading Program, join us for an afternoon of crafts for the whole family. These drop-in craft activities will explore a...

S.T.E.A.M.: Homemade Flute
3:30pm
RVA Southside , Free

Science-Technology-Engineering-Art-Mathematics Join us for a S.T.E.A.M. project for ages 4-12. This months theme is Musical Instruments! Children will use...

Family Crafternoon
4pm
RVA Southside , Free

Every Friday during our Summer Reading Program, join us for an afternoon of crafts for the whole family. These drop-in craft activities will explore a...

Painted Rocks!
4pm
RVA Southside , Free

Come join us as we tap into our creativity and use colorful sharpies or paint pens to transform our rocks into pieces of art! All supplies included....

"[Work]" Exhibition Opening at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond
6pm
RVA The Fan , Free

The Visual Arts Center of Richmond will open its annual "[Work]" exhibition on Friday, June 21 with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. in the center’s True F. Luck...

Gold Foil Printing
6pm
RVA Northside , $$

The goal of this workshop is to provide an understanding to gold foil printing. We will review the stencil-screen printing process, learn about different...

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,...

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...

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...

Zo!

Zo!

8pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $$

Multi-Instrumentalist/Producer Zo! is Detroit-area born and raised, Silver Spring, MD based… Lorenzo Ferguson. Influenced by a wide range of music genres...

Friday, June 21