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Saturday, June 22

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
June Master Class: Think Like an Editor with Elizabeth Ferris
James River Writers
9am

A good editor doesn’t just check for typos and run-on sentences. They help you see your work in a whole new way—bringing out your writerly strengths and...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $$
PAAL Friday For The Arts!
Petersburg Area Art League
9am

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
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, $
[Work]
Visual Arts Center of Richmond
9am

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
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
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
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
Watercolor Cards Workshop
Scrap RVA
10am

Learn to create watercolor cards or scrapbook pages using stamps, ink and a water brush. $10/all materials included Instructor: Shela Dean

RVA Northside , $
Cricut Class: Make a monogram sticker
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

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: ...

RVA Downtown , Free
Light & Love Journal Writing Club
Richmond Public Library
11:30am

Join Rashanda every 4th Saturday for a journal writing club. Disconnect from the everyday hustle and bustle and tap into your writing skills. No registration...

RVA Southside , Free
First Drafts and Bagels: The Witch Project
Firehouse Theatre
12pm

Need some dynamic theatre to elevate your weekend? Join us at Firehouse for mimosas and bagels and participate in the creative process of making a new play....

RVA The Fan , 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
Summer Reading Program Kick-off
Richmond Public Library
12pm

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!

RVA Northside , Free
Beyond Blue: Cyanotype Toning
Studio Two Three
1pm

Cyanotype is a fun and easy way to get involved in photography. If you've ever wondered how to do a sun print or what a blueprint really is, this class is...

RVA Northside , $$
Deadly Southern Charm Book Signing
Book People
1pm

Join the Deadly Southern Charm Authors for a Book Signing on June 22 from 1-3 PM at Book People in Richmond, VA.

RVA West End , Free
Cinema Saturday: The Upside
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Join us as we watch The Upside! We will provide a warm room and the popcorn. Feel free to bring your own snacks or drinks (for the meeting room only please)!...

RVA Northside , Free
Lego Club
Richmond Public Library
2pm

For ages 5-12 years. Join us for free play with legos. We provide the legos, you provide the imagination.

RVA Northside , Free
Author Panel & Signing
3pm

Heather Bennett and Amanda Spiers, author and illustrator of "A Jar Full of Kisses", will host an author panel and book signing. “A Jar Full of Kisses,”...

Chesterfield , Free
WRIR 97.3 FM Presents: Local Voices Live
Institute for Contemporary Art, Institute for Contemporary Art
4:30pm

Local Voices Live is a summer series bringing together WRIR volunteer show hosts with advocates and experts for conversations and insights. Each Saturday,...

RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free
Collaborative Visual Journaling Meetup
Scrap RVA
5pm

Join this new group who will start meeting May 25th on the last Saturday of every month. Share ideas and gain inspiration with Collaborative Visual...

RVA Northside , Free
Digital Photography 101
Studio Two Three
5pm

In this 3-day course, participants will learn the basics of DSLR Photography (aperture, shutter speed, ISO, white balance, lens coverage, touch on flash...

RVA Northside , $$$
Sound Off Saturdays
6pm

An open mic experience you will love. Great food, intriguing people, and amazing talent. RVA's most talented show off their skills, including spoken word,...

RVA Downtown , Free
Frozen Jr
Chesterfield Children's Theatre
7pm

Join Anna, Elsa and all your favorite characters in this Broadway style musical based on the Disney cartoon.

Chesterfield , $
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 , $
Alyson Williams
The Tin Pan
8pm

American R&B singer, born May 11, 1962 in New York City. Born and raised in Harlem, daughter of noted Jazz trumpeter and bandleader Bobby Booker, Alyson...

Henrico, 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 , $$

Saturday, June 22