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Wednesday, November 10

#ArtsHuntRVA
Richmond Performing Arts Alliance

What is #ArtsHuntRVA? Richmond Performing Arts Alliance (RPAA) and CultureWorks have partnered to bring a unique and interactive arts experience to the...

Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, Petersburg, Powhatan , Free
Stewart Artwork inspired by the 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic
Virginia War Memorial

The new veteran art exhibit, From Wings to Waves: The Artwork of Maureen Stewart, will be on display in the Virginia War Memorial’s Veterans’ Art Gallery...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Free
Kid Kit: Dia de Los Muertos Mini Lanterns
Richmond Public Library

Stop by the East End Branch to pick up a kid-friendly mini lantern kit and learn about the Mexican holiday Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)! Register...

RVA East End , Free
MRAA Annual Show 2021
Metropolitan Richmond Artists Association

Opening Reception – The 2021 Annual Members Show of The Metropolitan Richmond Artists Association, the oldest artist group in Metro Richmond, is at...

RICHMOND BALLET’S STUDIO TWO VIRTUAL PERFORMANCE
Richmond Ballet

Allegro Brillante Choreography by George Balanchine Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky World Premiere by Tom Mattingly Music by Dr. Götz Östlind Pianist:...

$
Virtual Event
Westover Hills Crafts
Richmond Public Library

Bring out your inner artist at Westover Hill’s crafting program. This month’s craft is musical art. Experience art like Vassily Kandinsky, the first...

RVA Southside , Free
Santa’s Wonderland Continues In-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
8am

WHAT: Santa will be cruising into Richmond this Saturday, November 6 to officially kick off Santa’s Wonderland, the ultimate free family Christmas event, at...

Free
Santa’s Wonderland Continues In-person at Cabela’s featuring FREE photos with Santa
8am

WHAT: Santa will be cruising into Richmond this Saturday, November 6 to officially kick off Santa’s Wonderland, the ultimate free family Christmas...

Free
Columbia Pike: Through the Lens of Community
9am

Columbia Pike: Through the Lens of Community, a unique exhibition of photographs at the Library of Virginia, celebrates the extraordinary cultural diversity...

James River Art League Exhibit at Crossroads Art Center
9am

The James River Art League's November and December 2021 Exhibit features five talented artists including Margaret Matheson, Mary Pedini, Che, Dale Sawan and...

Art at the Museum
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

Hands-on exhibits aren't the only way to learn about the science all around you! The Museum often hosts smaller exhibitions that explore STEM topics through...

RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Ron Johnson, "they are not permanent", 2021, acrylic on panel, 24 x 24 inches
Reynolds Gallery
10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Alive in the Superunknown, an exhibition of Ron Johnson’s latest works. The show opens with a...

Brittany Nelson, "Gelatin Silver 8", 2021, c-print, 40 x 40 inches
Reynolds Gallery
10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to present Beam Us Home, an exhibition of recent photographs by Brittany Nelson. The show opens with a reception for the artist...

Book Babies Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join us for interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with caregiver. *All individuals over the age of 5 who have not been fully...

RVA West End , Free
Dineo Seshee Bopape: Ile aye, moya, là, ndokh…harmonic conversations…mm
Institute for Contemporary Art
10am

Ile aye, moya, là, ndokh…harmonic conversations…mm is a solo exhibition by South African artist Dineo Seshee Bopape. The show’s title calls to the...

RVA Arts District , Free
English Language Acquisition ELA class (pre-registration is required)
Richmond Public Library
10am

English Language Acquisition (ELA) Richmond Public Schools Adult Services program offers ELA classes (also known as ESL) for two semesters each year. ...

RVA Southside , Free
Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste: Set It Off
1708 Gallery, 1708 Gallery
10am

Set It Off (October 29, 2021 – June 19, 2022) is a multi-site exhibition by Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste. This exhibition consists of two variations of a...

RVA Arts District , Free
Joanna Tyka Cityscapes RVA
10am

In her bold, signature style, internationally recognized artist, Joanna Tyka explores the architecture of Richmond, Virginia in a series of cityscapes at The...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free
Office of Community Wealth Building: Barrier Navigators
Richmond Public Library
10am

The City of Richmond's Office of Community Wealth Building and Richmond Public Library bring career planning services and job training to your local...

RVA Downtown , Free
Black History Museum
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

In 2019, the VMHC and the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia (BHMVA) began a long-term partnership to share collections and resources to...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Book Babies Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us on the patio at West End for interactive story, music, and play for babies up to 17 months with caregiver. Please note that at this time storytime...

RVA West End , Free
Salute to Service: United States Marine Corps
10:30am

Have you ever wondered what it is like to serve in the military? Join us to hear first-hand accounts from those who took the oath of enlistment. In this...

RVA Downtown , Free
Virtual Event
Frank Kreacic’s
Art Works Gallery
11am

See 5 new exhibits and 75 working artist studios. Visit us 11 -5pm Tuesdays – Sundays. Admission is free and open to the public. Exhibits by: Tim Harper,...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
ThinkSmall11
Artspace
11am

Artspace is excited to announce its inaugural exhibition in the new gallery space in the Stratford Hills Shopping Center, featuring the 11th installment of...

Chesterfield, Goochland, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA The Fan , Free
Toddler Time Storytime
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for interactive story, music and play for ages 18-36 months with caregiver. Individuals aged 5 and up who are not fully vaccinated are encouraged to...

RVA West End , Free
RPL Local Authors: Liz Keller Whitehurst
Richmond Public Library
12pm

Liz Keller Whitehurst is the author of the novel, Messenger, and author/creator of the serial podcast MESSENGER: A NOVEL IN 16 EPISODES, which she launched...

RVA Downtown , Free
English Conversation Club/Club de Conversación de Inglés
Richmond Public Library
1pm

Practice makes perfect! Join other English learners for conversation in an informal group setting. All abilities welcome. ¡La práctica hace la...

RVA Southside , Free
One More Stitch
Richmond Public Library
1pm

Meet with other community members to knit, crochet or work with other fiber arts. Share ideas and techniques, get help or give help. All levels welcome.

RVA West End , Free
Homework Help
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

Volunteers and staff will be available to help students of all ages with homework, projects and literacy skills! ¡Voluntarios y empleados estarán disponibles...

RVA Southside , Free
Lemon Volcano
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

See how regular kitchen items can create an explosive chemical reaction with a lemon volcano!

RVA Southside , Free
Anime Club
Richmond Public Library
4pm, 4:30pm

Do you love anime and manga? Then be sure to join us every second Wednesday of the month (Switch up: we'll be doing it on the second Tuesday in November!)...

RVA East End , Free
Family Storytime
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us for a fun-filled, interactive family storytime! Enjoy songs, rhymes, books and activities, fun for the whole family. All ages are welcome.

RVA Southside , Free
LEGO Challenge! (CANCELED)
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Come spend an hour with our LEGO challenge. Build your own creative invention along our set theme. All participants will have their creations on display at...

RVA Northside , Free
Anime Club
Richmond Public Library
4:30pm

Do you love anime and manga? Then be sure to join us every second Wednesday of the month (Switch up: we'll be doing it on the second Tuesday in November!)...

RVA East End , Free
The Branch Presents:  A Conversation with Joanna Tyka
5:30pm

This artist talk with Joanna Tyka is open to a group of participants interested in learning more about Tyka’s creative process and connection to her artwork...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free
Belly Dance Classes
6pm

American Cabaret Style Belly Dancing provides fun, fitness and friendship. Join us for form of fitness that will strengthern your core and improve you...

$
Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste - Set It Off
1708 Gallery, 1708 Gallery
6pm

Set It Off is a newly commissioned multi-site exhibition at 1708 Gallery and the Institute for Contemporary Art at Virginia Commonwealth University (ICA)....

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
Literary Virginia Book Group
Library of Virginia
6pm

Beginning this fall, our meetings will be hybrid—you can join in person at the Library or online through Zoom. Please log in at 6:00 PM through either the...

Camera Club of Richmond Logo
Camera Club of Richmond
7pm

If you love to learn about, create, or just appreciate beautiful photography, then please join us! CCR meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month (except...

Free
Virtual Event
Ritch Shydner's  America's Reflection in the Funhouse Mirror  A HISTORY OF STAND-UP COMEDY
7:30pm

Join comic tour guide Ritch Shydner on a funny and informative multi-media tour through the history of an original American art form, stand-up comedy. What...

RVA The Fan , $

Wednesday, November 10