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Wednesday, March 16

#ArtsHuntRVA
Richmond Performing Arts Alliance

What is #ArtsHuntRVA? Richmond Performing Arts Alliance (RPAA) and CultureWorks have partnered to bring a unique and interactive arts experience to the...

Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, Petersburg, Powhatan , Free
Art Kit: Rainbow Mobiles
Richmond Public Library

March is for mobiles! Order your art kit here to receive instructions and supplies to craft your own fabulous rainbow mobile.

RVA West End , Free
Asian American & Pacific Islander Artists Call for Artists
Crossroads Art Center

March 1- 31, 2022 Call For Entries Online Show: May 1 - 31, 2022 Celebrate the exceptional historical and contemporary creative cultural contributions made...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Stewart Artwork inspired by the 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic
Virginia War Memorial

The new veteran art exhibit, From Wings to Waves: The Artwork of Maureen Stewart, will be on display in the Virginia War Memorial’s Veterans’ Art Gallery...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Free
Kid Kit: Leprechaun Ice Cream
Richmond Public Library

Enjoy a kit full of items to turn your plain old ice cream into a tasty, chilly St. Patrick's Day treat! Request your kit here! Available March 11th -...

RVA East End , Free
Collect all the buttons!
Lamb Center for Arts and Healing

You can now find wearable art featuring the work of local artists at the Hopewell and Prince George Breez-In Convenience Stores locations! Inside these...

Hopewell , $
PICTURING WOMEN INVENTORS EXHIBIT
Richmond Public Library

JOIN US in celebrating Women's History Month! Throughout the month of March, the Richmond Public Law Library will host the Picturing Women Inventors Exhibit...

RVA Downtown , Free
Photo by Brinkhoff-Mogenburg
7:30am

Giraffes strut. Birds swoop. Gazelles leap. The entire Serengeti comes to life as never before. And as the music soars, Pride Rock slowly emerges from...

Prices Vary
Moton High School
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
8:30am

In the spirit of our new publication, Determined: The 400-Year Struggle for Black Equality (order your copy at ShopVirginiaHistory.org), which is based on...

RVA Northside , $$$
Love, the Garden
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In February & March enjoy bonsai, orchids, and Love Letters, all included with regular Garden admission and free for members.

Henrico , Free
Art at the Museum
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

Hands-on exhibits aren't the only way to learn about the science all around you! The Museum often hosts smaller exhibitions that explore STEM topics through...

RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Atavistic Memories: The Studio Furniture of Sam Forrest
10am

Atavistic Memories: The Studio Furniture of Sam Forrest explores the American Studio Furniture Movement through the hands of furniture maker Sam Forrest...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free
English Language Acquisition ELA class (pre-registration is required)
Richmond Public Library
10am

English Language Acquisition (ELA) Richmond Public Schools Adult Services program offers ELA classes (also known as ESL) for two semesters each year. ...

RVA Southside , Free
Gideon Appah: Forgotten, Nudes, Landscapes
Institute for Contemporary Art
10am

Forgotten, Nudes, Landscapes merges painter Gideon Appah's interest in Ghanaian popular culture with his own imagination, dreams, and fantasies. Newspaper...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
James River Art League Exhibit at Crossroads Art Center - January/February 2022
James River Art League
10am

Five talented artist-members of James River Art League (JRAL) are featured at the JRAL Gallery at Crossroads Art Center during the months of January and...

Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan, Dinwiddie, Prince George, Fluvanna County , Free
James River Art League March-April 2022 Exhibit at Crossroads Art Center
James River Art League
10am

Five talented artists from the James River Art League (JRAL) will exhibit new work in the JRAL Gallery at Crossroads Art Center during the months of March...

Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan, Dinwiddie, Prince George , Free
Japanese Book Binding Kit
Richmond Public Library
10am

Ever wanted to create a book in the ancient Japanese style? Here is your chance to create and become your own author. All the directions and supplies you...

RVA Downtown , Free
Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste: Set It Off
1708 Gallery, 1708 Gallery
10am

Set It Off (October 29, 2021 – June 19, 2022) is a multi-site exhibition by Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste. This exhibition consists of two variations of a...

RVA Arts District , Free
Office of Community Wealth Building: Barrier Navigators
Richmond Public Library
10am

The City of Richmond's Office of Community Wealth Building and Richmond Public Library bring career planning services and job training to your local...

RVA Downtown , Free
Fiction Focus Senior Book Club
Richmond Public Library
10:15am

· Free! Must be a resident of the City of Richmond · Must be 55 · Must have a City of Richmond library card (free) · Books provided for one-month...

RVA West End , Free
Baby Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us at the Broad Rock Library for Baby Storytime!

RVA Southside , Free
Book Babies Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Come to the West End Library for an interactive storytime featuring songs, stories, rhymes, and fun for babies up to 17 months with an adult. Registration...

RVA West End , Free
Book Babies Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us at West End for interactive story, music, and play for babies up to 17 months with caregiver. Don’t hesitate to reach out with any questions! ...

RVA West End , Free
Michael O’Neal
Art Works Gallery
11am

In February Michael O’Neal, teacher, scholar, and master painter will present New Works in Art Works’ main gallery. Carolyn Pitts will exhibit a new body of...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
Family Storytime
Richmond Public Library
11:30am

Join us at the Broad Rock Library for Storytime, perfect for children aged 0 - 5!

RVA Southside , Free
Storytime
Richmond Public Library
11:30am

Join us at the Broad Rock Library for Storytime, perfect for children aged 0 - 5! *Due to Covid restrictions, this program will be held outside, weather...

RVA Southside , Free
What Just Happened. Elaine Rogers, oil and wax on panel, 20 x 24 in.
Artspace
12pm

Artspace, a nonprofit contemporary art gallery, continues its 2022 exhibition season with a set of solo exhibitions featuring artists that use their work to...

Free
Histories & Stories:  A Special Province by BAAAR
3pm

Histories and Stories: A Special Province features 13 award-winning artists who have come together to create distinguished, cultural-based art forms that...

Chesterfield , Free
Family Storytime
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us for a fun-filled, interactive family storytime! Enjoy songs, rhymes, books and activities, fun for the whole family. All ages are welcome.

RVA Southside , Free
Master Gardener Help Desk @ West End Branch Library
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Garden questions? Ask a Master Gardener! Bring your questions to the West End Branch Library on Wednesdays from 4-6pm. Come inside, meet a Master Gardener...

RVA West End , Free
Printmaking for Kids
4:30pm

Got a little Picasso at home? Always making creations for you? Send them to Printmaking Class! In this class we will: - learn the basics of relief...

Ashland, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, RVA Arts District , $
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Artspace
6pm

Artspace, a nonprofit contemporary art gallery, continues its 2022 exhibition season with a gallery-wide showing of artwork selected by Juror, Jacob...

RVA Southside , Free
Introduction into Printmaking
6:15pm

If you like to craft and are looking to learn a new skills, come learn about relief printing! Printmaking is a fun way to paint and craft without the...

Ashland, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, RVA Arts District , $$
Luis Camnitzer, "Landscape as an Attitude," 1979. Vintage silver gelatin print, 9.50h x 13.10w in.
Institute for Contemporary Art
6:30pm

How can art to be a dynamic process rather than a product, and how can a museum foreground that process? Join us in the ICA’s Royall Forum next Wednesday,...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
Small Island Big Song
Modlin Center for the Arts
7:30pm

The artists in Small Island Big Song would tell you that the ocean does not divide their island homes. It connects them. In this inspiring multimedia...

RVA West End , $$, Prices Vary

Wednesday, March 16