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Friday, April 3

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 , $
Story Time - Carson
Appomattox Regional Library
6:30am

This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join:...

Hopewell , Free
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
Children's Storytime
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
10am

Enjoy storybooks and activities Free with Garden admission. No pre-registration required. Fridays, 10 – 11 a.m., June – August; in the Children’s Garden....

Henrico , $
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 , $
Crochet Club
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Meet us every Friday to learn how to knit and crochet. Bring your own materials or just use ours! This class is open to all levels of knowledge and open for...

RVA Northside , Free
Preschool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for our fun, interactive, and educational story time featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

RVA East 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
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
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
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
African Violet
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1pm

Free to the public; regular admission to enter the Garden Interesting and unusual African violet varieties on display and for purchase. Friday, Saturday,...

Henrico , Prices Vary
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
S.T.E.M. Ozobots
Richmond Public Library
4:30pm

Science-Technology-Engineering-Mathematics Join us for S.T.E.M. projects for ages 6-12 once a month. This months theme we will be coding ozobtots!

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, $$, $$$
First Fridays Art Walk
RVA First Fridays
5pm

Join us for the Downtown Neighborhood's monthly art walk! Galleries, shops, restaurants, non-profits, and more open their doors in celebration of art and...

RVA Arts District , Free
Freedom Friday at the BHMVA!
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
5pm

Freedom Friday is back @ the BHMVA! Come by on the first Friday of the month and enjoy live Jazz and free admission to the museum's exhibitions.

RVA Downtown , Free
Science After Dark: The Final Fur
Science Museum of Virginia
5pm

The Rat Basketball Association is preparing for the annual March Ratness tip off! Our whiskered players will represent the final teams of their college...

RVA Northside , Prices Vary, $
"Next Level" Exhibit and Opening Reception
6pm

A showcase of the expanding artistic visions of The Center’s instructors and their students in a variety of mediums. On display: April 3-29, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
Rhythm on The River at VMFA
6pm

It is OFFICIAL!!!! Rhythm On The River April 3rd 2020 at VMFA 6p-8p. Free event. There will be music...poetry...and some top secret stuff I am not allowed to...

RVA The Fan , Free
Canceled: April 2020 Art Exhibits & First Friday @ Main
Richmond Public Library
6:30pm

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
Canceled: The Return of the Poetry Slam presented by The Writer's Den
Richmond Public Library
6:30pm

April is Poetry Month! The Writer's Den Poetry Slam presents the triumphant return of the Annual Poetry Slam at the Richmond Public Library! As always, this...

RVA Downtown , Free
First Friday Freedom Open Mic
7pm

First Friday Freedom, an Open Mic. The vibe is right, the bars are tight. Brought to you by K. Moss the Boss, DJ Sudan Aunu aka The Poet True, and Host...

Hopewell , Free
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
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 , $$

Friday, April 3