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Tuesday, July 13

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 , $$$
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
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
Book Babies and Toddlers Storytime with CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF RICHMOND in the Park
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

SPECIAL STORYTIME WITH CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF RICHMOND- BLOOMING BUTTERFLIES. Join us for a fun and interactive Join us for a fun and interactive story, music...

RVA Downtown , Free
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
Painting with Tissue Paper
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Make beautiful works of art by "painting" with bleeding tissue paper and water. All supplies provided. This session is for ages 5 and up and will be held...

RVA West End , Free
Virginians Performance with Trace Atkins at Dahlgren Naval Base
Virginians Barbershop Chorus
7pm

The Virginians is a local Mixed (Male and Female) Barbershop Chorus that has stayed active online and other ways safely the past year. We have 70+ members...

Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan, Dinwiddie , Free
Virtual Event

Tuesday, July 13