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Thursday, June 18

Church Hill Tunnel Audio Walking Tour - take on your own time!
Richmond Story House

Church Hill Tunnel Tour illuminates underground story that many Richmonders don’t know Richmond Story House, a local nonprofit located in Church Hill,...

RVA East End , Free
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
Girl at WaterPlay
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

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 , $
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 , $
4th Friday Virtual Art Exhibit @ Art Works!
Art Works Gallery
10am

Our theme for the May 2020 All Media Show, focuses on mothers and is entitled Mother, May I? We have asked artists to think about: the makings of a good...

Free
Virtual Event
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 , $
PENDING The Amazing Teacher Magic Show
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Fairy tales, fables and fantastic stories . . .Oh my! Stories are powerful tools to influence, teach and inspire. Storytelling forges connections between...

RVA Southside , 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.

RVA Southside , 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
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
The Amazing Teacher Magic Show
Richmond Public Library
1:30pm

Fairy tales, fables and fantastic stories . . .Oh my! Stories are powerful tools to influence, teach and inspire. Storytelling forges connections between...

RVA Northside , Free
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
The Amazing Teacher Magic Show
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Fairy tales, fables and fantastic stories . . .Oh my! Stories are powerful tools to influence, teach and inspire. Storytelling forges connections between...

RVA East End , Free
People in Garden
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
5pm

Relax on Thursday evenings throughout the summer at Flowers After 5. Stroll through the gardens; enjoy live music, wine and beer, dining and shopping. The...

Henrico , $
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
THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY
Firehouse Theatre
7:30pm

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY by Oscar Wilde world premiere adapted by Shirley Kagan and Billy Christopher Maupin directed by Shirley Kagan performed by...

RVA The Fan , $

Thursday, June 18