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Wednesday, September 8

Call for Entries: Special Gallery Members Show Fall 2021 (THEME: RED)
Crossroads Art Center

October – December 2021 – Online Members Show Theme: The Color Red Call for Entries (CFE): ONLINE ONLY Call for Entries (CFE): Wednesday, September 8 –...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Hispanic and Latino American Call For Entries All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Call for Entries Online Only: Sept. 1 - 20th Show Online Only: October 1 - 31, 2021 For more information:...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Kid Kit: Apple Glitter Jars
Richmond Public Library

Stop by the East End Branch after a long, hard first week of school and pick up a fun, sparkly Apple Glitter Jar kit! Fill out This Form to request a kit!...

RVA East End , Free
RIFF: Richmond International Film Festival

6 DAYS OF FILMS, MUSIC, PANELS & SPECIAL EVENTS RIFF, one of the largest international competitive film festivals in the Mid-Atlantic, brings cutting-edge...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Take & Make: Mini Terrariums
Richmond Public Library

Hey, teens! Bring a bit of the outdoors inside with you with these mini terrariums! Be sure to stop into the East End Branch anytime between September 8th to...

RVA East End , Free
Westover Hills Crafts
Richmond Public Library

Visit us at Westover Hills Library each month for a new craft! Kits are available starting the first of each month, available while supplies last. This...

RVA Southside , Free
Columbia Pike: Through the Lens of Community
9am

Columbia Pike: Through the Lens of Community, a unique exhibition of photographs at the Library of Virginia, celebrates the extraordinary cultural diversity...

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 , $
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
Book Babies Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join us for interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with caregiver. *All individuals over the age of 5 who have not been fully...

RVA West End , Free
Ibrahim Ahmed: It Will Always Come Back to You
Institute for Contemporary Art
10am

In his first U.S. institutional exhibition It Will Always Come Back to You Kuwaiti-born, Giza-based artist Ibrahim Ahmed invites you to explore powerful...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
Black History Museum
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

In 2019, the VMHC and the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia (BHMVA) began a long-term partnership to share collections and resources to...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Violins of Hope Musicians
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

Violins of Hope is a touring exhibition dedicated to initiating deeper, more meaningful conversations about tolerance and social justice while educating...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Heidi Nunnally for Dog Days of Summer
Art Works Gallery
11am

See 4 new exhibits and tour 80 artist studios. Admission is free and open to the public Tuesdays - Sundays 11 am - 5 pm. Exhibits include: James River...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
Toddler Time Storytime
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for interactive story, music and play for ages 18-36 months with caregiver. Individuals aged 5 and up who are not fully vaccinated are encouraged to...

RVA West End , Free
Lunch Break Science: The Influence of Juvenile Dinosaurs on Community Structure and Diversity
Science Museum of Virginia
12pm

If you’ve ever wondered how giant carnivorous dinosaurs such as T. rex interacted with the ever-changing dinosaur landscape join us for an enthralling...

RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Free
Virtual Event
English Conversation Club/Club de Conversación de Inglés
Richmond Public Library
1pm

Practice makes perfect! Join other English learners for conversation in an informal group setting. All abilities welcome. ¡La práctica hace la...

RVA Southside , Free
One More Stitch
Richmond Public Library
1pm

Meet with other community members to knit, crochet or work with other fiber arts. Share ideas and techniques, get help or give help. All levels welcome.

RVA West End , Free
Homework Help
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

Volunteers and staff will be available to help students of all ages with homework, projects and literacy skills! ¡Voluntarios y empleados estarán disponibles...

RVA Southside , Free
Make a Catapult
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

How far can your projectiles fly? Experiment with creating popsicle stick catapults!

RVA Southside , Free
Come meet Thistle the Hedgehog!
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us at Hull Street Library for a fun afternoon learning about hedgehogs--and meet Thistle, a real hedgehog!

RVA Southside , Free
Get Crafty Together: Mini Terrariums
Richmond Public Library
4pm, 4:30pm

Hey, teens! Bring a bit of the outdoors inside with you with these mini terrariums! *Note: We will be returning to in-person programming in September. This...

RVA East End , Free
Get Crafty Together: Mini Terrariums
Richmond Public Library
4:30pm

Hey, teens! Bring a bit of the outdoors inside with you with these mini terrariums! *Note: We will be returning to in-person programming in September. This...

RVA East End , Free
Feral Cities by Tristan Donovan Webinar
5pm

In Feral Cities, Tristan Donovan researches beyond the urban surface to uncover the diversity of wildlife that we share our streets and homes with and...

Ashland, Chesterfield, Goochland, Henrico, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free
Virtual Event
Camera Club of Richmond Logo
Camera Club of Richmond
7pm

If you love to learn about, create, or just appreciate beautiful photography, then please join us! CCR meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month (except...

Free
Virtual Event
Peoples History Club: Black Richmonders You Should Know
Richmond Public Library
7pm

Historian Elvatrice Belsches will present in-depth biographies of Black Richmonders you should know. Come check out historical materials from RPL's...

RVA Downtown , Free

Wednesday, September 8