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Saturday, March 21

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
 VIBRANCE: LEGO  ART BY BRICKWORKZ
9am

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
CANCELLED--Drawing Workshop
Richmond Public Library
10am

Local Artist Laura Mae Lucas is back for another exciting workshop. In this workshop, you will learn how to draw a still life portrait using charcoal and...

RVA Downtown , Free
Genworth Lights Up! Youth Series
Richmond Performing Arts Alliance
10am

Join RPAA at Dominion Energy Center for the Performing Arts as we peek Behind the Curtain to learn about the world of technical theatre. For our fourth...

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
QUIRK RECEPTION: SUZANNA FIELDS + ALLAN ROSENBAUM
Quirk Gallery
10am

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
“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 , $
Family Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

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
P.A.W.S. to Read with Sprite's Hero Therapy Dogs
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Sign up for a 20 minute slot to read to a therapy dog. Build reading confidence and have fun! This program is presented in partnership with Sprite's Hero....

RVA Southside , Free
Hands on History Saturdays in March
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
11am

Come out and not only see but also experience Black history at the BHMVA. Every Saturday in March we will have touchable artifacts on display (museum...

RVA Downtown , $
The Basics: Adobe Creative Suite
Studio Two Three
11am

Whether you’re a beginner to Adobe, or trying to learn a different approach, in this workshop you will learn the top techniques, tips and tricks within the...

RVA Northside , $$$
The Kamoinge Workshop, Masters of the Lens
Walton Gallery
11am

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
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
Vernal Equinox - Juried Group Show
12pm

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
Make a Spring Dress
Studio Two Three
1pm

Using a pattern that is perfect for beginner sewists, you'll learn to cut fabric, pin and sew plus make your own bias tape for the neck and armholes. This...

RVA Northside , $$
Canceled: Virginia Profiles in Courage, Leadership, and Social Justice: Rosa D. Bowser
Richmond Public Library
2pm, 3:30pm

Learn more about the life and work of civic leader and educator, Rosa L. Dixon Bowser in this engaging lecture by public historian and author, Elvatrice...

RVA Downtown , Free
Gellman Room Concert: Moises Bonella Cunha and Friends
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Moises Bonella Cunha, violin, Stephen Custer, cello, and Daniel Inamorato, piano.

RVA Downtown , Free
El BESO De La ABEJA (Kiss of the Bee)
Latin Ballet of Virginia
3pm, 7:30pm

“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 , $
Canceled: Virginia Profiles in Courage, Leadership, and Social Justice: Rosa D. Bowser
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

Learn more about the life and work of civic leader and educator, Rosa L. Dixon Bowser in this engaging lecture by public historian and author, Elvatrice...

RVA Downtown , Free
ComedySportz Minor League Match
CSz Richmond
4pm

The ComedySportz Minor League consists of dedicated players and improvisers who are training in all things ComedySportz. They may not have gone to the Majors...

Henrico, RVA West End , $
Ron Smith
Book People
4pm

From Jimmy Hoffa to Jesse Owens, from public affairs to private griefs, from the horrors of World War II to the aching waste of Vietnam, family conflict to...

RVA West End , Free
OVERTIME IMPROV
CSz Richmond
5:30pm

The Overtime Improv experience brings a unique twist on a show mixed with both long-form and short-form improv styles. Scenes and games based on audience...

RVA West End, Henrico , $
Third Saturday Ballroom Dance
USA Dance - Richmond, Chapter #6006
7pm

Monthly dance sponsored by the Richmond Chapter of USA Dance, a non-profit devoted to the promotion of ballroom dancing as a sport and as a recreational...

Henrico , $
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
El BESO De La ABEJA (Kiss of the Bee)
Latin Ballet of Virginia
7:30pm

“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 , $
MANUAL CINEMA, "FRANKENSTEIN"
Modlin Center for the Arts
7:30pm

Love, loss, and creation merge in unexpected ways in this thrilling classic gothic tale reconceived by Manual Cinema. The stories of Victor Frankenstein,...

RVA West End , Prices Vary, $, $$
I Love You! You're Perfect!  Now Change!
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
8pm

The longest running off-Broadway revue in history is revisedfor the 21st century! This celebration of the mating game takes on the truths and myths behind...

Colonial Heights , $$
Small Mouth Sounds
Cadence Theatre Company, Cadence Theatre Company
8pm

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
Sweethearts for the Arts
Art on Wheels
8pm

On the vernal equinox, March 21st, 2020, witness the rebirth of Art on Wheels signature fundraiser, Sweethearts for the Arts. Join us when daisies pied and...

RVA Northside , Prices Vary, $$
The Richmond Forum presents Peggy Noonan
Richmond Forum
8pm

“DECLARATIONS ON WASHINGTON”— Peggy Noonan is a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for The Wall Street Journal and bestselling author of nine books on American...

RVA Arts District , $$
 Jewish Family Theater presents “Torch Song”
Weinstein JCC
8:30pm

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 , $

Saturday, March 21