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Wednesday, April 15

Call for Entries - May 2020 Juried All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the May All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted must...

Henrico , $
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
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The Garden’s celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and many more. Events throughout the...

Henrico , $
1250 pinwheels
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, 3,000+ pinwheels will be “planted” in the Terrace Lawn (adjacent to the Cochrane Rose Garden). Thanks to...

Henrico , $
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
April 2020 Art Exhibits
Richmond Public Library
10am

April 2020 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, April 3, 2020, through Tuesday, April 28,2020: GELLMAN ROOM - Windows to the...

RVA Downtown , Free
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

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
Laurel Lukasewski
Art Works Gallery
12pm

Visit us Tuesday - Sunday 12 - 6 PM. See 6 new exhibits and tour 75 artist studios. Exhibits continue through April 18th and admission is free and open to...

RVA Southside , Free
Linda Hollett-Bazouzi
Linda Hollett-Bazouzi
1pm

On Facebook Live, Linda Hollett-Bazouzi presents art lessons for children and adults every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 1pm (EDT). Friday, April 3 is...

Henrico , 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
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1pm

During warm spring, summer, and fall days, WaterPlay the Children’s Garden is the coolest place to be! Bring or wear your bathing suit and water shoes to...

Henrico , $
A Doll's House, Part 2
Virginia Repertory Theatre, Virginia Repertory Theatre
2pm

Nora Helmer slammed the door and walked out of A Doll’s House. This explosively entertaining continuation of Ibsen’s original masterwork examines what...

RVA Arts District , $$, Prices Vary
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
CANCELED - Upcycled Art: Book Hedgehog
Richmond Public Library
4:30pm

Celebrate Earth Day by upcycling some discarded books into adorable hedgehogs! We'll teach you the basics on how to make this cute little guy, then you get...

RVA Southside , Free
Paint Your Own Clay Pot
Richmond Public Library
4:30pm

Brighten up your garden with a personalized clay planter! Decorate mini clay pots to add to your garden. All pots and paints provided. All ages welcome!

RVA Northside , Free
RVA Makers April Meetup at Ninja Kombucha
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
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
**CANCELED** UR JAZZ AND CONTEMPORARY COMBOS
Modlin Center for the Arts
7:30pm

Mike Davison and David Esleck, directors Don’t miss this spring concert showcasing some of UR’s finest jazz and contemporary musicians. Both singers and...

RVA West End , Free

Wednesday, April 15