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Tuesday, June 29

ESSAYS: WRITING YOUR POINT with Athena Dixon (an Encore! Intensive)
James River Writers
12am

Personal essays are as unique as the individual writer. However, there are a few best practices and tips to consider. In this session, Athena Dixon (whose...

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
WRITING THE TOUGH STUFF: When, Why, and How to Tackle Painful Material with Lisa Ellison (an Encore! Master Class)
James River Writers
12am

During this two-hour master class, we’ll explore common roadblocks creative nonfiction writers face. Next, we’ll examine the purpose behind your most...

Prices Vary
Virtual Event
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
Garden Adventures Virtual Camp
9am

Garden Adventures VIRTUAL Summer Camp With Agecroft June 29, 30, and July 1 Ages 6-11$50/child (includes backpack and project supplies) Join us as we explore...

$
Virtual Event
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 , $
NEW! Creative Arts Theatre Camp (Ages 7-15)
Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
9am

Animate and engage your voice, body and imagination with improvisation, character work, stage presence, theatre games, dance, music and set creations – all...

Henrico , $$$
Pine Camp Outdoor Adventure Camp
9am

We can’t wait to get started and see all your bright faces in the sunlight at Pine Camp Outdoor Adventure Camp! There are four, two week long sessions to...

RVA Northside , $$
Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

With its 60 plus razor-sharp teeth, bone-crushing jaws and starring role in a blockbuster film series, T. rex is arguably the world’s most popular dinosaur....

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
James River Fog II, 2021, archival pigment print on Museo silver rag paper, 40 x 60 inches
Reynolds Gallery
10am

Reynolds Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of Fleeting Light, an exhibition of Alex Nyerges’ photographs and the inaugural solo exhibition at our...

RVA West End
Four Virginia Constitutions on Display
10am

Don’t miss your chance to see original copies of four of Virginia’s constitutions. In honor of the 50th anniversary commemoration of the Virginia...

MINDFUL MACRAME with Brooke Graham
Open Space Education
10am

Brooke Graham finds peace in the chaos of the global pandemic through macrame. The creative possibilities and repetitiveness of making art out of macrame...

Henrico, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
REAL LAYERS with Leicia Miles, ages 9-12
Open Space Education
10am

Leicia Miles enjoys dimensional work. She is interested in how textured, multilayered artwork captivates the viewer and tells a story. In her class, Real...

Henrico, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
TREE TALK with Dee Robertson, ages 5-8
Open Space Education
10am

Dee Robertson loves trees. In her class, TREE TALK, students focus on tree identification and creative representation of nature as an explorative adventure....

Henrico, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Book Babies and Toddlers Virtual Storytime through ZOOM
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 24months with their caregiver.

Free
Virtual Event
Thyra Moore
Art Works Gallery
11am

Summertime exhibits at Art Works are full of variety. There’s Clay Play. We are asking artists who work in clay to submit their creations in the juried show....

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , 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
Musical Bingo
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

The bingo game you know and love - with a fun musical twist! Recognize the song, cross it off, and see who gets a BINGO! From classic favorites to current...

RVA Southside , Free
Copyright Law for Artists - The Exchange Sessions
6pm

The Exchange – an Educational Forum for Artists Join us for The Exchange meetings. These programs are sponsored by the non-profit: RVA Thriving Artists. ...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , $

Tuesday, June 29