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Wednesday, March 11

Best Unpublished Novel Contest
James River Writers

Do you have a completed unpublished novel that’s ready for recognition? Submit it to the Best Unpublished Novel Contest! The contest is open for submissions...

$
Young Artist (Snow Day)
Richmond Public Library
3:30am, 3:30pm

We might not get any snow but we can pretend. Come in for a winter themed story and craft.

RVA Southside , Free
QUIRK RECEPTION: SUZANNA FIELDS + ALLAN ROSENBAUM
Quirk Gallery
9am

Join us on Thursday, February 20 for the opening reception of our next exhibitions featuring new work from Suzanna Fields (Main Gallery) and Allan Rosenbaum...

RVA Downtown , Free
Southside from the Heart Knitters - Dinwiddie Library
Appomattox Regional Library
9am

Associated with For the Heart Knitters based out of Richmond, see http://fromtheheartstitchers.org/ for more information, this group meets at the Dinwiddie...

Hopewell , Free
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
March 2020 Art Exhibit
Richmond Public Library
10am

The following exhibit will be on display from Friday, March 6, 2020 through Tuesday, March 31, 2020: GELLMAN ROOM – Theme & Variations – artwork by students...

RVA Downtown , Free
“Inner Lives: Cinerary Jars by Julian Stair and Rob Barnard”
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

An exhibition by ceramics artists Julian Stair and Rob Barnard at the Branch Museum of Architecture and Design from March 3 – 27. Stair and Barnard have...

RVA The Fan , $
PreSchool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

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...

RVA Northside , Free
Preschool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

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

RVA Downtown , Free
Storytime!
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for a fun, interactive storytime with Ms. Lisa! All ages are welcome!

RVA Southside , Free
Virginia Repertory Theatre Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for a storytime hosted by the Virginia Repertory Theater as they present Mo Willems' Pigs Make Me Sneeze and Giles Andrea's Giraffes Can't Dance!

RVA Northside , Free
Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
RVA Clay
Art Works Gallery
12pm

These new exhibits and 75 working artist studios are open to the public Tuesday - Sunday 12-6 PM. Admission is free. Exhibits include: RVA-CLAY, The...

RVA Southside , Free
March Mindfulness
1708 Gallery, 1708 Gallery
12pm

March Mindfulness combines the beauty of classical music with a heightened sense of awareness to create an oasis of time and space in the midst of the busy...

RVA Arts District , Free
Virtual Event
Streaming: art from our space to yours
Artspace
12pm

Artspace announces Streaming: art from our space to yours The gallery’s fifth annual fundraising art auction opens February 28 and ends with a gala event...

RVA Southside , $$, Prices Vary
One More Stitch
Richmond Public Library
1pm

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.

RVA West End , Free
The Kamoinge Workshop, Masters of the Lens
Walton Gallery
3pm

Walton Gallery in historic Petersburg, Virginia, presents The Kamoinge Workshop "Masters of the Lens" The Kamoinge Workshop "Masters of the Lens" is a...

Petersburg , Free
Young Artist (Snow Day)
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

We might not get any snow but we can pretend. Come in for a winter themed story and craft.

RVA Southside , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA The Fan , Free
CANCELED - Graffiti Graphics
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us for a graffiti lesson with SillyGenius of All City Art Club. Learn the art of creating graffiti and practice your skills. Ages 12-18.

RVA Southside , Free
STEM @ Your Library
Richmond Public Library
4pm

STEM @ Your Library meets on the second Wednesday of each month. Contact the library to see what we'll be doing! Suggested for ages 5-12.

RVA West End , Free
STEM: Sharpie Tye Dye
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Like to create your own designs? Love the look of tye dye? This program is for you. Learn the science behind tye dye and make your own shirt. Shirts...

RVA Downtown , Free
Build a Musical Instrument
Richmond Public Library
4:30pm

Come learn how to build your very own musical instrument! Use every day items to make fun instruments that really play!

RVA Northside , Free
Beyond Borders Performing Arts - Open Registration
5pm

Beyond Borders Performing Arts is a safe space for children, teens, and adults to explore the arts through Dance, Theater, and Voice. It is our goal to bring...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary, $$, $$$
Playing Favorites, David Short will now be joining us!
Bella Arte Gallery
5:30pm

Join us as our resident artists & invited guest artists show their newly created original favorites. On Opening Night, Feb. 13 come hear David short, Jos...

Chesterfield , Free
Transcribe-a-thon
Library of Virginia
5:30pm

Join other volunteers to transcribe handwritten pages by reading written text and typing it into digital form. Participate in enhancing access to collections...

RVA Downtown , Free
3D Printer Class: Make an Earbud Wrap
Richmond Public Library
6pm

Dive into 3D printing at the Library! Learn the basics of 3D modeling and printing using the design software Tinkercad. Space is limited and registration...

RVA Downtown , Free
Civic Conversations: A Conversation about Feminism
Library of Virginia
6pm

Free and open to the public, this small-group discussion series encourages informed conversations around complex topics affecting Virginia. On the second...

RVA Downtown , Free
Family Storytime
Richmond Public Library
6pm

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...

RVA Southside , Free
Literary Virginia Book Group
Library of Virginia
6pm

Read and discuss the best of today's Virginia literature—books by Library of Virginia Literary Award winners and finalists in fiction and nonfiction. On the...

RVA Downtown , Free
Richmond Story House writing community
Richmond Story House
6:30pm

The only experience you need is life experience! True life story prompts guide participants in writing/doodling/drawing/thinking about their lives, followed...

RVA East End , Free
Camera Club of Richmond Monthly Meeting
Camera Club of Richmond
7pm

If you love to learn about, create, or just appreciate beautiful photography, then please join us! CCR meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month (except...

Hanover, RVA Northside, Henrico , Free

Wednesday, March 11