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Events

Wednesday, March 18

Sara D. November Gallery Opening – Making Meaning Through Art Making
Weinstein JCC
7am

Making Meaning Through Art Making is a photography exhibition curated by art therapist, Elizabeth Hlavek, through her learnings from personal interviews with...

RVA West End , 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
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 , $
Fiction Focus Senior Book Club
Richmond Public Library
10:15am

· Free! Must be a resident of the City of Richmond · Must be 55 · Must have a City of Richmond library card (free) · Books provided for one-month...

RVA The Fan , Free
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
Southside from the Heart Knitters - McKenney Library
Appomattox Regional Library
11am

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

Hopewell , 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
Lunch Break Science - I Wonder What’s in It: How Science Made Food Safe
Science Museum of Virginia
12pm

Pack a lunch and join us! Museum scientists and experts share easy to understand information on a wide range of science topics. Lunch Break Science is...

RVA Northside , 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
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
Art Explorers
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Art Explorers meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 4pm. Check with the library to see what you will be making each month! For ages 5-12. January -...

RVA West End , 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
Community Expressions
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Help determine your library’s future. Tell us what you like, how we can improve and what should we add. During the one-hour moderated session, we’ll ask you:...

RVA Southside , 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, $$, $$$
RVA Makers March Meetup - Save the Date!
5:30pm

More info coming soon :) -- RVA Makers meets the third Wednesday of each month from 5:30-7:30. Join us for a chance to socialize with awesome makers and...

Free
Weave Your Scraps
Studio Two Three
6pm

Learn the basics of frame loom weaving while repurposing fabrics, wires, and ribbon. You'll learn about warp and weft, how to process scraps and tabby weave....

RVA Northside , $$
Richmond Story House launches Mosaic Project, a storytelling and community space for Asian Americans in Richmond
Richmond Story House
6:30pm

Richmond Story House provides a unique monthly space for Asian Americans/people of Asian ancestry to share stories and cultivate community. Writing and...

RVA East End , Free
Patterson Pages: Adult Book Discussion Group
Richmond Public Library
6:30pm

Join us for a lively discussion of a current read ranging from classics to contemporary, fiction and non-fiction. January's title is Evicted by Matthew...

RVA West End , Free
Poetry Night at Boogaloos!
River City Poets
7pm

River City Poets are back for a Wednesday night of inspiration in RVA's Northside! Won't you join us? Grab a cozy corner spot & a signature "Poetic" cocktail...

RVA Northside , Free
 Jewish Family Theater presents “Torch Song”
Weinstein JCC
7:30pm

In “Torch Song” – the two-act revival of Harvey Fierstein’s award-winning “Torch Song” Trilogy – the life of Arnold Beckoff, a torch song-singing, Jewish...

RVA West End , $
BALLET FOLCLÓRICO NACIONAL DE MÉXICO DE SILVIA LOZANO
Modlin Center for the Arts
7:30pm

The Ballet Folclórico Nacional de México is an institution tasked with the dissemination, preservation, and promotion of the culture of Mexico, both at home...

RVA West End , Prices Vary
Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes
8pm

In a business where success is defined as getting a second single and longevity measured in nanoseconds, simply surviving for thirty-plus years is a rare...

Henrico, RVA West End , $$

Wednesday, March 18