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Saturday, July 10

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
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

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
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 , $$$
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
Basic Screenprinting
Studio Two Three
11am

Curious about screenprinting? This is the intro class for you! Learn everything you need to churn out multiple copies of your design. You'll see how to coat...

RVA Northside , $$
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
 In the Beginning… Virginia, Along the Trail of Enslaved Africans
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Please join Elegba Folklore Society to experience In the Beginning… Virginia, Along the Trail of Enslaved Africans, a cultural history tour. Journey into...

Richmond is for History Lovers
4pm

Come join Guy Terrell and Jack Trammell, authors of Civil War Richmond: The Last Citadel and Kristin Thrower Stowe, author of A History Lover's Guide to...

WKNDR Live at Hardywood West Creek
WKNDR
6pm

We're coming to Hardywood West Creek to play in the great outdoors! Come enjoy the scenery, tunes, and brews with us!

Goochland , Free
Starring Desiree Roots and friends!
Richmond Performing Arts Alliance, Richmond Performing Arts Alliance
7pm

Starring Grey Garrett, Jessi Johnson Peterson, Durron Tyre and Matt Shofner. From Gershwin to Sondheim, join us for this up-close and personal experience...

$
Virtual Event
2021 Richmond Shakespeare Festival -
Agecroft Hall, Agecroft Hall
7:30pm

LIVE ACTORS! IN PERSON! NO SCREENS! July 8th – August 15th, Thursday thru Sunday at 7:30 pm. Agecroft Hall & Gardens 4305 Sulgrave Rd. Richmond,...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , $$
Flyer. The Conciliation Lab Presents: BlackList July 10th to 11th at The Basement
The Conciliation Project, The Conciliation Project
8pm

In a return to pre-pandemic programming, The Conciliation Lab, the new company formed from the merger of TheatreLAB and The Conciliation Project, will offer...

$
C O L L A G E by Chuck Scalin | Opening Reception
8pm

Join us for the opening of COLLAGE, works spanning 5 decades by Chuck Scalin in the Blackburn Gallery. Music by Debra Dean & Patrick - Blues, Jazz, Soul,...

Free

Saturday, July 10