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Thursday, April 16

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
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10am

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

RVA West End , 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
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 , $
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. First Thursday of each month features a bilingual story...

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
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
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
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 , $
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
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
CANCELED - Crafty Hour: Spring Wall Art
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. Celebrate Spring with this...

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
A Doll's House, Part 2
Virginia Repertory Theatre, Virginia Repertory Theatre
7pm

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
**CANCELED** YEFIM BRONFMAN, PIANO
Modlin Center for the Arts
7:30pm

Internationally recognized as one of today's most acclaimed and admired pianists, Yefim Bronfman stands among a handful of artists regularly sought by...

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 , $$

Thursday, April 16