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Friday, June 21

Braxton Congrove: TTYL - Fellowship Exhibition
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

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...

RVA East End , Free
Elizabeth Van Lew Downloadable Walking Tour
Richmond Story House

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...

RVA East End , $
"New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond" Exhibition
Library of Virginia
9am

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...

RVA Downtown , Free
International Arts & Culture Camp
Next Star Arts Program
9am

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

Henrico , Prices Vary, $$$
State of Deception
9am

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

RVA Downtown , Free
The Art of Play
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

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...

Henrico, RVA Northside , Prices Vary, $
Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious!
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

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 –...

RVA The Fan , $
Pompeii: The Immortal City
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

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...

RVA The Fan , $
"Summer Steals" at Reynolds Gallery
Reynolds Gallery
10am

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...

RVA The Fan , Free, Prices Vary
"The Art of Caregiving" with Bremo Pharmacy
Crossroads Art Center
10am

"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...

Henrico , Free, Prices Vary
A City Personified Exhibit
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

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...

RVA The Fan , $
Art Exhibits @ Main
Richmond Public Library
10am

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...

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

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...

Henrico , Free
Cindy Neuschwander: A Measure of Life
Reynolds Gallery
10am

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...

RVA The Fan , Free
Developing Richmond: Photographs from the Cook Studio
The Valentine
10am

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...

RVA Downtown , $
JOHN MARSHALL: HIDDEN HERO OF NATIONAL UNION
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

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

RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary
Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion
The Valentine
10am

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

RVA Downtown , Free, $, Prices Vary
Oh, Shenandoah: Landscapes of Diversity
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

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

RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary
Crochet Club
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

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...

RVA Northside , Free
Story Time
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

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

RVA East End , Free
Storytime and Crafts!
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

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...

RVA Southside , Free
PAAL Friday For The Arts!
Petersburg Area Art League
11am

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...

Petersburg , Free
May-June Exhibits @ Art Works!
Art Works Gallery
12pm

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

RVA Southside , Free
May/June 2019 Exhibition
Artspace
12pm

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,...

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

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...

RVA Southside , Free
Barefoot Puppet Theatre presents Galapagos George
1pm

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...

Henrico , Free
S.T.E.A.M.: Homemade Flute
Richmond Public Library
2pm, 3:30pm

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...

RVA Southside , Free
Family Crafternoon
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm, 4pm

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...

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

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...

RVA Southside , Free
Family Crafternoon
Richmond Public Library
4pm

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...

RVA Southside , Free
Painted Rocks!
Richmond Public Library
4pm

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....

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

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...

RVA The Fan , Free
Gold Foil Printing
Studio Two Three
6pm

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...

RVA Northside , $$
The Tempest
Quill Theatre
7:30pm

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...

RVA West End , $
CAT Theatre presents OFFICE HOURS
CAT Theatre
8pm

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,...

Henrico , $, Prices Vary
Grey Gardens
Richmond Triangle Players
8pm

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...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary
River City Community Players presents MAMA WON'T FLY
River City Community Players
8pm

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...

Chesterfield , $
Savannah Sipping Society
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
8pm

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

Colonial Heights , $$
Zo!

Zo!

The Tin Pan
8pm

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

Henrico, RVA West End , $$

Friday, June 21