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Monday, July 26

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

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
StoryWalk® @ the East End Branch: I Took a Walk, by Henry Cole
Richmond Public Library

Take a stroll around the East End Branch, enjoy a short story while you're at it, and pick up a small prize when you're done! Begin in the parking lot near...

RVA East End , Free
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

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

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

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

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

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
Open Space Education

Syd Collier is the creator of Roots Holistic & Roots Tea Blends. In her class, students get hands-on experience with herbs and learn how to create using...

Henrico, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Art at Belmont- Making Mosiacs for all ages
Richmond Public Library

Join us for some great ART in the PARK and let your inner artist out! Travel around the world with us as we highlight and create some amazing art based on...

RVA West End , Free
Teen Paint & Sip Party
Richmond Public Library

Teens, come get artsy with us! Local artist, Laura Mae Lucas, will lead a fun morning of painting. We'll provide all the supplies and the beverages...

RVA Downtown , Free
Thyra Moore
Art Works Gallery

TAKE ME AWAY is the theme of the Summer All Media Show at Art Works. We invite artists to explore vacations—the need for, the escape from the ordinary and a...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free

Monday, July 26