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Thursday, May 7

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
 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 , $
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 , $
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
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 , $
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
Ripple's Reading Buddies
Richmond Public Library
11am

Calling all parents and caregivers: We all know how important it is for kids to spend time reading in a positive environment. At Richmond Public Library, we...

Free
Virtual Event
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
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
Junior League Book and Author Luncheon 2020
12:30pm

Fountain Bookstore is proud to be the official bookseller and a contributing sponsor for the Junior League Book and Author Dinner!!! We invite you to be a...

RVA West End , $$
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 , $
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
CANCELED - Mother's Day Flower Bouquet
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

Make a beautiful flower bouquet while enjoying tea and cookies.

RVA Southside , 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: Decoupage Coasters
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. This month we'll learn how to...

RVA Downtown , Free
75th Annual Junior League Book and Author Dinner
7:30pm

Fountain Bookstore is proud to be the official bookseller and a contributing sponsor for the Junior League Book and Author Dinner!!! We invite you to be a...

RVA The Fan , $$, $$$
Paul Thorn
The Tin Pan
8pm

“This is the culmination of my whole life in music, coming back to my gospel roots,” says Paul Thorn about his newest album, Don’t Let the Devil Ride. “My...

Henrico, RVA West End , $$

Thursday, May 7