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Thursday, March 19

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
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10am

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

RVA Southside , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10am

Interactive story, music and play for babies from birth - 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA West End , 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 , $
El BESO De La ABEJA (Kiss of the Bee)
Latin Ballet of Virginia
10:30am

“EL BESO DE LA ABEJA”, The Kiss of the Bee celebrates the beauty of our planet and the value of bees to our livelihood. Friday, March 20 at 7:30pm Saturday,...

Henrico , $
Library Yarns
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

If you like to knit or crochet, join this fun time of creativity at the Belmont Library. Bring you portable handwork project for an informal group...

RVA West End , Free
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

RVA Southside , Free
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver. First Thursday of each month features a bilingual story...

RVA West End , 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
Open Studio -- Artists at Work
12pm

Visit Eclectica! Art Gallery in Midlothian to watch, learn, hang out, discuss techniques, materials, inspiration and frustration with in-house artist Sandhi...

Chesterfield , Free
READ Center
Richmond Public Library
1pm

The Read Center's mission is to help adults with low-level literacy develop basic reading and communication skills. Classroom instruction, one-to-one...

RVA East End , Free
Dinwiddie Book Group
Appomattox Regional Library
3pm

Come and join us to discuss the book, Only Child by Rhiannon Navin.

Hopewell , Free
Movie Matinees @ Your Library
Richmond Public Library
3pm

Enjoy a movie with us that you may have missed at the theater. Snacks provided - bring a drink. All films show at 3pm & 5:30pm every Thursday.

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
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
CANCELED--Teen Thursdays: Get Crafty Edition
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Are your walls or desk feeling a little drab? Come join us at North Avenue Library as we celebrate Youth Arts Month by creating Canvas Wall Art. Registration...

RVA Northside , Free
Family Storytime
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us for a fun-filled, interactive family storytime! Enjoy songs, rhymes, books and activities for ages 0-5 with an adult.

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, $$, $$$
WEINSTEIN AUTHOR SERIES: Sweet Bitter Blues: A Conversation with Authors Phil Wiggins & Frank Matheis
Library of Virginia
5:30pm

Please join us as the Library hosts authors Phil Wiggins and Frank Matheis in a conversation about Sweet Bitter Blues, a compelling and personal narrative...

RVA Downtown , Free
 VIBRANCE: LEGO  ART BY BRICKWORKZ
6pm

Brian Korte uses all the colors on the LEGO® palette to create his LEGO mosaics in this popular series. On display: March 19 – May 17, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
Art Night: Exhibit Grand Opening at The Cultural Arts Center
6pm

Join us for an evening of art! Art Night at The Cultural Arts Center is the perfect way to celebrate the arts with friends and loved ones (perfect for date...

Henrico , Free
CANCELED--Crafty Hour: Egg Tattoos
Richmond Public Library
6pm

No drinks at this happy hour, just a chance to get creative with other adults and learn a new skill or polish up an old one. This month we'll be making egg...

RVA Downtown , Free
Classics You Forgot to Read Book Club
Richmond Public Library
6pm

Classics You Forgot To Read is a book club about modern classics we all know and love - but maybe forgot to actually read along the way. Branch Manager Adam...

RVA East End , Free
Julz Suder
Art Works Gallery
6pm

About RVA Thriving Artists Exchange: This is an educational forum sponsored by the non-profit RVA Thriving Artists and Art Works. You’ll learn about the...

RVA Southside , Free
Floral Still Life: Art Night
6:30pm

Join Sander Design and Art Consulting and featured artists from "She Blooms In The Winter", the latest show at The Broad Gallery, for an evening of still...

RVA Downtown , $
Mary Cecilia Jackson In Conversation with Meg Medina
Fountain Bookstore
6:30pm

We are honored to be the host of the preorder campaign and this event for Mary Ceclila Jackson and this important young adult debut! All paid ticket...

RVA Downtown , $, Free, Prices Vary
Vernal Equinox - Juried Group Show
6:30pm

A juried show with nationally recognized artists in many mediums explore the themes of Flora, Fauna, Sacred Symbols and Celestial Bodies. Cooinciding with...

Chesterfield , Free
Small Mouth Sounds
Cadence Theatre Company, Cadence Theatre Company
7pm

Cadence Theatre Company and Virginia Repertory Theatre present Small Mouth Sounds by Bess Wohl Running March 7-29 at Virginia Rep's Theatre Gym Tickets at...

RVA Arts District , $, Prices Vary
 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 , $
A Single Prayer
Firehouse Theatre
7:30pm

Clem: ​This is my blended family. That’s what Charlie says, he’s our therapist. But blended isn’t really the right word. It’s more like shaken up in a ride...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary

Thursday, March 19