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Wednesday, May 26

BRAND YOURSELF: An Encore! Master Class with Karen A. Chase
James River Writers

Every author needs an author-centered (not book-centered) marketing plan, regardless of how you publish, how many books you have, or in which genre. That...

Prices Vary, $$
Virtual Event
Panel Discussion: Structural Integrity: Creating an Effective Framework for Writing Success
James River Writers

It doesn’t matter if you’re outlining or winging it, the ultimate structure of your work influences the pacing, the character arc, and your reader’s...

Prices Vary, $
Virtual Event
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia

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
Young Writer's Workshop
Richmond Public Library

Do you have a great idea for a story, but not sure what to do next? Do you think your favorite character got a raw deal, and you know exactly what should...

Free
Virtual Event
Young Writers Workshop
Richmond Public Library

This is the Monthly Video Release Date! Do you have a great idea for a story, but not sure what to do next? Do you think your favorite character got a raw...

Free
Virtual Event
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Visit Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden for the celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and...

Henrico , $
Exhibit - Beyond the Blue Pony
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
9am

On exhbit May 1 - June 30 at The Cultural Arts Center. Centered on the image of a blue horse seemingly dancing with joy, this exhibit focuses on the artist’s...

Henrico , Free
Serenity Show logo
9am

If you’re interested in making a room your own sanctuary, we have a gentle suggestion…place art on your walls that caresses your soul. To help create an...

Henrico , Free
Image by Tom Hennessy
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience 50 acres of cultivated gardens, woodland paths and wild spaces along with the interconnectedness of people, plants and water. Restore yourself...

Henrico , $
backstage pass
Puppets Off Broad Street, Puppets Off Broad Street, Puppets Off Broad Street
10am

The orchestra is tuning, the props have been carefully set, and you can hear the murmur of the audience finding their seats on the other side of the thick,...

Free
Virtual Event
Paper Airplane Day
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

Celebrate Paper Airplane Day and make all different sizes, colors, and types of paper airplanes to see how far they can fly!

RVA Southside , Free
Painted Pots and Paper Pots
Richmond Public Library
4pm

It's planting time! Come to the library patio and paint your own small, terracotta pot. While it dries, try making your own pot from newspaper strips. All...

RVA West End , Free
A wine bottle and wine glasses sit upon a blanket in the Garden.
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
4pm

While anyone can enjoy Lewis Ginter's extended hours on Wednesday night, Alfresco is designed to be a relaxing evening for couples or friends to spend time...

Henrico , $
For the Love of Poetry
Richmond Public Library
6pm

Are you interested in reading poetry? Do you love to write poetry? If so, join us for a fun teen poetry club. No subject is off limits, bring your creative...

Free
Virtual Event
MAY 2021 ONLINE WRITING SHOW – Character Development: Building Strong Characters that Readers Want to Invest InWhether you think characters move plot or plot informs your characters, you won’t get too far with two-dimensional “Mary Sues.” How do you give
James River Writers
6pm

Whether you think characters move plot or plot informs your characters, you won’t get too far with two-dimensional “Mary Sues.” How do you give your...

Prices Vary, $
Virtual Event

Wednesday, May 26