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Events

Tuesday, May 19

Matt Phillips, “Fable”, 2019, Pigment and silica on canvas, 66 x 54 inches
Reynolds Gallery

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to present "Closer to Song" from artist Matt Phillips. This virtual exhibition presents a selection of Phillips’s paintings on...

Free
Virtual Event
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 , $
Looking at butterflies
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the Conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and...

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
When there Was Water
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Wind, Waves and Light: Art in Motion by George Sherwood This unconventional exhibition features large-scale, stainless steel sculptures that move and change...

Henrico , $
Canceled: Art Exhibit May 2020
Richmond Public Library
10am

Art Exhibit May 2020 The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, May 1, 2020, through Tuesday, June 2, 2020: Gellman Room—“A. M. STIMULI”— a...

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 , $
Southside From the Heart Knitters - Prince George Library
Appomattox Regional Library
10am

All knitters and crocheters welcome, any age or skill level. Want to learn? We can teach you!

Hopewell , Free
Fiction Focus Senior Book Club
Richmond Public Library
10:15am

Free! Must be a resident of the City of RichmondMust be 55Must have a City of Richmond library card (free)Books provided for one-month loanContact us for the...

RVA Northside , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

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

RVA Downtown , Free
Toddler Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

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

RVA Northside , Free
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11:15am

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

RVA Downtown , 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
Virtual Visit: Tuesdays at the Library
Library of Virginia
1pm

Join us on Tuesdays at 1:00 PM for a peek at the Library’s fascinating collections through a five-minute Facebook Live video. Each week a Library staff...

Free
Virtual Event
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 , $
Paint-a-Planter
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

Teens will decorate their very own potted plant, and will be supplied with seeds and soil to begin caring for a plant of their own.

RVA East End , Free
Lego Club
Richmond Public Library
4:30pm

We provide the LEGOs, you provide the imagination! For grades K-6 with a parent on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.

RVA West End , Free
May Flower Planters
Richmond Public Library
4:30pm

April showers bring May flowers. Join us at North Avenue Library as we make egg carton planters. This event is free and for ages 5-11 and their...

RVA Northside , Free
Family Storytime
Richmond Public Library
5pm

Join us every Tuesday evening (except during breaks) for a family oriented storytime. We have stories, games, rhymes, silly songs, and we finish every story...

RVA Southside , Free
Dan Mathews Presents Like Crazy: Life with My Mother and Her Invisible Friends
Fountain Bookstore
6:30pm

Fountain is pleased to present Dan Mathews and his hilarious and moving memoir. Dan Mathews was born and raised in Orange County, California by a single...

RVA Downtown , $

Tuesday, May 19