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Tuesday, November 9

#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
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
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
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
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
Pocahontas
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

Join the VMHC Education team for our upcoming webinar “Finding the "Real" Pocahontas.” (Recommended for Upper Elementary Students & Above) This program will...

RVA Northside , Free
Virtual Event
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10:15am

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

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

Join us each week for a story time specially designed to engage and delight our youngest patrons! We’ll read and sing our way through fun stories and early...

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

Join us on the patio at West End for interactive story, music, and play for ages 18-36 months with caregiver. Please note that at this time storytime has...

RVA West End , Free
Book Break with VIRGINIA C. JOHNSON  "Virginia Honey: A Sweet History"
Library of Virginia
11am

Press pause during the mid-week rush to join a local author at the Library of Virginia for a book talk, casual conversation, and book signing. Presented by...

Ashland
Little Movers & Groovers Storytime (Birth - 24 months)
Richmond Public Library
11am

It's never too early to introduce your little one to reading! Bring your littles (birth - 24 months) over to the East End Branch for a fun and interactive...

RVA East End , Free
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
Richmond Public Library
11:15am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver. *This program will be held outside weather...

RVA Downtown , Free
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)& English Literacy Civics (ELC)
Richmond Public Library
12pm

English language learners may sign up to attend classes for fall and spring. The class will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week. This class is...

RVA West End , Free
Children's Educator Kelsey Deans
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
12:30pm

Join us for a weekly Garden Check-in and outdoor activities with Educator Kelsey Deans, Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. on Facebook. From the Farm Garden to the...

Free
Virtual Event
Fall Prevention for Seniors
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Slips, trips, and falls, oh my! Learn about fall safety tips for home and lifestyle changes that can help keep you on your feet and off the floor. Presented...

RVA Downtown , 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
Stuffed Animal Sleepover at the Library (CANCELED)
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Come join us at the Ginter Park Library for a stuffed animal sleepover! Bring your favorite stuffed animal to the library and enjoy a storytime where you can...

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
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...

$
Digging In The Crates
6pm

Digging In The Crates is a music series featuring DJ Jay Dion & DJ eXoO playing different genres of music. Fun for everyone and yes, PLEASE BE PREPARED TO...

RVA Arts District , Free
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
Book Cover
VCU Dance, VCU Dance
7pm

Join VMHC Education in an evening book club conversation about The Wettest County in the World, based on the true story of author Matt Bondurant’s...

RVA Northside , Free
Virtual Event
Weekly Community Class
7:15pm

Join Ezibu Muntu for Community Class every Tuesday to explore and learn more about the West African culture through dance, song, drum, & fun. Classes are...

K Dance  SHORTS 2021  MOVING MONOLOGUES
7:30pm

by Irene Ziegler Featuring Adam Turck and Kaye Weinstein Gary Sun Nov 7 @ 3pm Mon+Tue Nov 8+9 @ 7:30pm ​Meet the characters of Kitty, Martha and...

RVA The Fan , $

Tuesday, November 9