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April 1 - 30, 2020

Wednesday, April 1

Call for Entries - May 2020 Juried All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the May All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted must...

Henrico , $
Sara D. November Gallery Opening – Making Meaning Through Art Making
Weinstein JCC
7am

Making Meaning Through Art Making is a photography exhibition curated by art therapist, Elizabeth Hlavek, through her learnings from personal interviews with...

RVA West End , Free
 VIBRANCE: LEGO  ART BY BRICKWORKZ
9am

Brian Korte uses all the colors on the LEGO® palette to create his LEGO mosaics in this popular series. On display: March 19 – May 17, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The Garden’s celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and many more. Events throughout the...

Henrico , $
1250 pinwheels
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, 3,000+ pinwheels will be “planted” in the Terrace Lawn (adjacent to the Cochrane Rose Garden). Thanks to...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
PreSchool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us at North Avenue Branch Library for awesome stories, tons of fun, and a special craft! Hope to see you there for a great half hour of Pre-School...

RVA Northside , Free
Preschool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for our fun, interactive and educational storytime featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

RVA Downtown , Free
Storytime!
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for a fun, interactive storytime with Ms. Lisa! All ages are welcome!

RVA Southside , Free
Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Laurel Lukasewski
Art Works Gallery
12pm

Visit us Tuesday - Sunday 12 - 6 PM. See 6 new exhibits and tour 75 artist studios. Exhibits continue through April 18th and admission is free and open to...

RVA Southside , Free
Vernal Equinox - Juried Group Show
12pm

A juried show with nationally recognized artists in many mediums explore the themes of Flora, Fauna, Sacred Symbols and Celestial Bodies. Cooinciding with...

Chesterfield , 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
I Love You! You're Perfect!  Now Change!
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
2:30pm

The longest running off-Broadway revue in history is revisedfor the 21st century! This celebration of the mating game takes on the truths and myths behind...

Colonial Heights , $$
Sip N Stitch Sewing Circle
Studio Two Three
2:30pm, 6:30pm

Monthly meet up for all sorts of needle artists! Bring a project and something to sip on, and dedicate a few hours this week to being creative and sharing...

RVA Northside , Free
The Kamoinge Workshop, Masters of the Lens
Walton Gallery
3pm

Walton Gallery in historic Petersburg, Virginia, presents The Kamoinge Workshop "Masters of the Lens" The Kamoinge Workshop "Masters of the Lens" is a...

Petersburg , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA The Fan , Free
Beyond Borders Performing Arts - Open Registration
5pm

Beyond Borders Performing Arts is a safe space for children, teens, and adults to explore the arts through Dance, Theater, and Voice. It is our goal to bring...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary, $$, $$$
Sip N Stitch Sewing Circle
Studio Two Three
6:30pm

Monthly meet up for all sorts of needle artists! Bring a project and something to sip on, and dedicate a few hours this week to being creative and sharing...

RVA Northside , Free
Ronnie Baker Brooks
The Tin Pan
8pm

On the first day recording Times Have Changed – the eleven-track album from Chicago bluesman Ronnie Baker Brooks that brings a sound so big it could topple a...

Henrico, RVA West End , $$

Thursday, April 2

Call for Entries - May 2020 Juried All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the May All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted must...

Henrico , $
Sara D. November Gallery Opening – Making Meaning Through Art Making
Weinstein JCC
7am

Making Meaning Through Art Making is a photography exhibition curated by art therapist, Elizabeth Hlavek, through her learnings from personal interviews with...

RVA West End , Free
 VIBRANCE: LEGO  ART BY BRICKWORKZ
9am

Brian Korte uses all the colors on the LEGO® palette to create his LEGO mosaics in this popular series. On display: March 19 – May 17, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The Garden’s celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and many more. Events throughout the...

Henrico , $
1250 pinwheels
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, 3,000+ pinwheels will be “planted” in the Terrace Lawn (adjacent to the Cochrane Rose Garden). Thanks to...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA Southside , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10am

Interactive story, music and play for babies from birth - 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA West End , Free
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Library Yarns
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

If you like to knit or crochet, join this fun time of creativity at the Belmont Library. Bring you portable handwork project for an informal group...

RVA West End , Free
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

RVA Southside , Free
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver. First Thursday of each month features a bilingual story...

RVA West End , Free
Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Laurel Lukasewski
Art Works Gallery
12pm

Visit us Tuesday - Sunday 12 - 6 PM. See 6 new exhibits and tour 75 artist studios. Exhibits continue through April 18th and admission is free and open to...

RVA Southside , Free
Open Studio -- Artists at Work
12pm

Visit Eclectica! Art Gallery in Midlothian to watch, learn, hang out, discuss techniques, materials, inspiration and frustration with in-house artist Sandhi...

Chesterfield , Free
Vernal Equinox - Juried Group Show
12pm

A juried show with nationally recognized artists in many mediums explore the themes of Flora, Fauna, Sacred Symbols and Celestial Bodies. Cooinciding with...

Chesterfield , Free
READ Center
Richmond Public Library
1pm

The Read Center's mission is to help adults with low-level literacy develop basic reading and communication skills. Classroom instruction, one-to-one...

RVA East End , Free
Southside from the Heart Knitters - Hopewell Library
Appomattox Regional Library
2pm

Knitters and Crocheters create items for donation to local non-profits. All level of crafters welcome. We are a part of From the Heart, an organization...

Hopewell , Free
Movie Matinees @ Your Library
Richmond Public Library
3pm

Enjoy a movie with us that you may have missed at the theater. Snacks provided - bring a drink. All films show at 3pm & 5:30pm every Thursday.

RVA West End , Free
The Kamoinge Workshop, Masters of the Lens
Walton Gallery
3pm

Walton Gallery in historic Petersburg, Virginia, presents The Kamoinge Workshop "Masters of the Lens" The Kamoinge Workshop "Masters of the Lens" is a...

Petersburg , Free
Family Storytime
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us for a fun-filled, interactive family storytime! Enjoy songs, rhymes, books and activities for ages 0-5 with an adult.

RVA Northside , Free
Beyond Borders Performing Arts - Open Registration
5pm

Beyond Borders Performing Arts is a safe space for children, teens, and adults to explore the arts through Dance, Theater, and Voice. It is our goal to bring...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary, $$, $$$
CANCELED--Crafty Hour: Put a pocket on it
Richmond Public Library
6pm

No drinks at this happy hour, just a chance to get creative with other adults and learn a new skill or polish up an old one. How many times have you bought a...

RVA Downtown , Free
Historic Richmond – Gabriella Harvie Randolph Brockenbrough: Virginia’s Lost Architectural Patron
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
6pm

Who was Gabriella Harvie Randolph Brockenbrough? Daughter of one of Richmond’s wealthiest men, she married two other prominent and wealthy men. A Richmond...

RVA The Fan , $
Poetry and Jazz Tasting
River City Poets
7pm

April is National Poetry Month! Come kick off the celebrations with us April 2nd at award-winning wine bar C'est Le Vin. Bob Lambert & friends bring the...

RVA Downtown , Free
**CANCELED** DELLA MAE WITH SPECIAL GUEST THE JACOB JOLLIFF BAND
Modlin Center for the Arts
7:30pm

"Penchant for blurring the lines between bluegrass, folk, soul, and old-time traditions" — The Boston Globe Since forming in 2009, the all-female string...

RVA West End , Prices Vary, $, $$
topeng-tua
7:30pm

Gamelan Ensemble an evening of Balinese and Javanese music Thu Apr 2 @ 7:30pm $10 Gamelan Raga Kusuma will perform Balinese and Javanese court music on...

RVA The Fan , $
Twin Kennedy
GreenSpring International Academy of Music
7:30pm

GreenSpring International Academy of Music is proud to present Twin Kennedy in their all acoustic show “Homebound” on Thursday, April 2 at 7:30 pm, 4101...

RVA West End , Prices Vary, $

Friday, April 3

Call for Entries - May 2020 Juried All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the May All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted must...

Henrico , $
Story Time - Carson
Appomattox Regional Library
6:30am

This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join:...

Hopewell , Free
Sara D. November Gallery Opening – Making Meaning Through Art Making
Weinstein JCC
7am

Making Meaning Through Art Making is a photography exhibition curated by art therapist, Elizabeth Hlavek, through her learnings from personal interviews with...

RVA West End , Free
 VIBRANCE: LEGO  ART BY BRICKWORKZ
9am

Brian Korte uses all the colors on the LEGO® palette to create his LEGO mosaics in this popular series. On display: March 19 – May 17, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The Garden’s celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and many more. Events throughout the...

Henrico , $
1250 pinwheels
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, 3,000+ pinwheels will be “planted” in the Terrace Lawn (adjacent to the Cochrane Rose Garden). Thanks to...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
Children's Storytime
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
10am

Enjoy storybooks and activities Free with Garden admission. No pre-registration required. Fridays, 10 – 11 a.m., June – August; in the Children’s Garden....

Henrico , $
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Crochet Club
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Meet us every Friday to learn how to knit and crochet. Bring your own materials or just use ours! This class is open to all levels of knowledge and open for...

RVA Northside , Free
Preschool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for our fun, interactive, and educational story time featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

RVA East End , Free
Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Laurel Lukasewski
Art Works Gallery
12pm

Visit us Tuesday - Sunday 12 - 6 PM. See 6 new exhibits and tour 75 artist studios. Exhibits continue through April 18th and admission is free and open to...

RVA Southside , Free
Vernal Equinox - Juried Group Show
12pm

A juried show with nationally recognized artists in many mediums explore the themes of Flora, Fauna, Sacred Symbols and Celestial Bodies. Cooinciding with...

Chesterfield , Free
African Violet
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1pm

Free to the public; regular admission to enter the Garden Interesting and unusual African violet varieties on display and for purchase. Friday, Saturday,...

Henrico , Prices Vary
The Kamoinge Workshop, Masters of the Lens
Walton Gallery
3pm

Walton Gallery in historic Petersburg, Virginia, presents The Kamoinge Workshop "Masters of the Lens" The Kamoinge Workshop "Masters of the Lens" is a...

Petersburg , Free
S.T.E.M. Ozobots
Richmond Public Library
4:30pm

Science-Technology-Engineering-Mathematics Join us for S.T.E.M. projects for ages 6-12 once a month. This months theme we will be coding ozobtots!

RVA Southside , Free
Beyond Borders Performing Arts - Open Registration
5pm

Beyond Borders Performing Arts is a safe space for children, teens, and adults to explore the arts through Dance, Theater, and Voice. It is our goal to bring...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary, $$, $$$
First Fridays Art Walk
RVA First Fridays
5pm

Join us for the Downtown Neighborhood's monthly art walk! Galleries, shops, restaurants, non-profits, and more open their doors in celebration of art and...

RVA Arts District , Free
Freedom Friday at the BHMVA!
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
5pm

Freedom Friday is back @ the BHMVA! Come by on the first Friday of the month and enjoy live Jazz and free admission to the museum's exhibitions.

RVA Downtown , Free
Science After Dark: The Final Fur
Science Museum of Virginia
5pm

The Rat Basketball Association is preparing for the annual March Ratness tip off! Our whiskered players will represent the final teams of their college...

RVA Northside , Prices Vary, $
"Next Level" Exhibit and Opening Reception
6pm

A showcase of the expanding artistic visions of The Center’s instructors and their students in a variety of mediums. On display: April 3-29, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
Rhythm on The River at VMFA
6pm

It is OFFICIAL!!!! Rhythm On The River April 3rd 2020 at VMFA 6p-8p. Free event. There will be music...poetry...and some top secret stuff I am not allowed to...

RVA The Fan , Free
Canceled: April 2020 Art Exhibits & First Friday @ Main
Richmond Public Library
6:30pm

April 2020 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, April 3, 2020, through Tuesday, April 28,2020: GELLMAN ROOM - Windows to the...

RVA Downtown , Free
Canceled: The Return of the Poetry Slam presented by The Writer's Den
Richmond Public Library
6:30pm

April is Poetry Month! The Writer's Den Poetry Slam presents the triumphant return of the Annual Poetry Slam at the Richmond Public Library! As always, this...

RVA Downtown , Free
First Friday Freedom Open Mic
7pm

First Friday Freedom, an Open Mic. The vibe is right, the bars are tight. Brought to you by K. Moss the Boss, DJ Sudan Aunu aka The Poet True, and Host...

Hopewell , Free
A Single Prayer
Firehouse Theatre
7:30pm

Clem: ​This is my blended family. That’s what Charlie says, he’s our therapist. But blended isn’t really the right word. It’s more like shaken up in a ride...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
I Love You! You're Perfect!  Now Change!
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
8pm

The longest running off-Broadway revue in history is revisedfor the 21st century! This celebration of the mating game takes on the truths and myths behind...

Colonial Heights , $$

Saturday, April 4

April 2020 Art Exhibits
Richmond Public Library

April 2020 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, April 3, 2020, through Tuesday, April 28,2020: GELLMAN ROOM - Windows to the...

RVA Downtown , Free
Call for Entries - May 2020 Juried All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the May All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted must...

Henrico , $
Sara D. November Gallery Opening – Making Meaning Through Art Making
Weinstein JCC
7am

Making Meaning Through Art Making is a photography exhibition curated by art therapist, Elizabeth Hlavek, through her learnings from personal interviews with...

RVA West End , Free
 VIBRANCE: LEGO  ART BY BRICKWORKZ
9am

Brian Korte uses all the colors on the LEGO® palette to create his LEGO mosaics in this popular series. On display: March 19 – May 17, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The Garden’s celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and many more. Events throughout the...

Henrico , $
1250 pinwheels
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, 3,000+ pinwheels will be “planted” in the Terrace Lawn (adjacent to the Cochrane Rose Garden). Thanks to...

Henrico , $
African Violet
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Free to the public; regular admission to enter the Garden Interesting and unusual African violet varieties on display and for purchase. Friday, Saturday,...

Henrico , Prices Vary
CWED 2020: Gallery Tours of "A People’s Contest"
American Civil War Museum
9:30am

Join us for gallery tours every hour starting at 9:30 and ending at 3:30. In our new permanent exhibit, immerse yourself in the chaos and complexity of the...

RVA Downtown , $
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Windsor Walk: Windsor Farms Walking Tour
Agecroft Hall
10am

Richmond’s first comprehensively-planned community, Windsor Farms displays shaded, tree-lined streets and a harmonious blend of picturesque Tudor and...

RVA West End , $
We Do LEGO Robotics Club
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Kids in grades 2-5, join us for our monthly We Do LEGO Robotics Club. Learn about robotics, teamwork, problem solving, and engineering through designing,...

RVA Downtown , Free
The Kamoinge Workshop, Masters of the Lens
Walton Gallery
11am

Walton Gallery in historic Petersburg, Virginia, presents The Kamoinge Workshop "Masters of the Lens" The Kamoinge Workshop "Masters of the Lens" is a...

Petersburg , Free
Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Laurel Lukasewski
Art Works Gallery
12pm

Visit us Tuesday - Sunday 12 - 6 PM. See 6 new exhibits and tour 75 artist studios. Exhibits continue through April 18th and admission is free and open to...

RVA Southside , Free
Vernal Equinox - Juried Group Show
12pm

A juried show with nationally recognized artists in many mediums explore the themes of Flora, Fauna, Sacred Symbols and Celestial Bodies. Cooinciding with...

Chesterfield , Free
Cinema Saturdays: Easter Edition
Richmond Public Library
1:30pm

Join North Avenue Library for a screening of a movie in celebration of Easter. We will be voting between Petter Rabbit and Rise of the Guardians. Snacks are...

RVA Northside , Free
Canceled: Gellman Room Concert: Hand in Glove
Richmond Public Library
2pm

A collection of Jazz and R&B as performed by duo Stafford and Nichole Armstead.

RVA Downtown , Free
Richmond Fringe Festival (Digital Mini Festival)
2pm

#RichmondFringe is transforming in the face of this current crisis. We are pivoting away from our 3 day live event to create a DIGITAL MINI FESTIVAL that...

$
Upcycled Art:  DIY Book Safe
Richmond Public Library
3pm

Come make a fun project out of recycled books! This program will show you how to make your very own book safe.

RVA Southside , Free
Love and Other Lures
3:30pm

Dr. Dour & Peach bring LOVE AND OTHER LURES to the inaugural Richmond Fringe Festival on April 3 - 6, 2020. The duo sings songs about monsters, combining...

RVA Northside , $
OVERTIME IMPROV
CSz Richmond
5:30pm

The Overtime Improv experience brings a unique twist on a show mixed with both long-form and short-form improv styles. Scenes and games based on audience...

RVA West End, Henrico , $
Date Paint&Sip 1st Saturdays
Old Towne Studio 7
6:30pm

EVERY 1st Saturday, is Date Nite Paint Party: 1st one to register can (almost always; I might have already chosen) pick the painting out!!! You come paint,...

Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Petersburg, Prince George , $$
First Saturday Ballroom Dance
USA Dance - Richmond, Chapter #6006
7pm

Monthly dance sponsored by the Richmond Chapter of USA Dance, a non-profit devoted to the promotion of ballroom dancing as a sport and as a recreational...

RVA West End , $
A Single Prayer
Firehouse Theatre
7:30pm

Clem: ​This is my blended family. That’s what Charlie says, he’s our therapist. But blended isn’t really the right word. It’s more like shaken up in a ride...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
I Love You! You're Perfect!  Now Change!
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
8pm

The longest running off-Broadway revue in history is revisedfor the 21st century! This celebration of the mating game takes on the truths and myths behind...

Colonial Heights , $$

Sunday, April 5

Call for Entries - May 2020 Juried All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the May All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted must...

Henrico , $
Sara D. November Gallery Opening – Making Meaning Through Art Making
Weinstein JCC
7am

Making Meaning Through Art Making is a photography exhibition curated by art therapist, Elizabeth Hlavek, through her learnings from personal interviews with...

RVA West End , Free
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The Garden’s celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and many more. Events throughout the...

Henrico , $
1250 pinwheels
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, 3,000+ pinwheels will be “planted” in the Terrace Lawn (adjacent to the Cochrane Rose Garden). Thanks to...

Henrico , $
African Violet
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Free to the public; regular admission to enter the Garden Interesting and unusual African violet varieties on display and for purchase. Friday, Saturday,...

Henrico , Prices Vary
Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Laurel Lukasewski
Art Works Gallery
12pm

Visit us Tuesday - Sunday 12 - 6 PM. See 6 new exhibits and tour 75 artist studios. Exhibits continue through April 18th and admission is free and open to...

RVA Southside , Free
 VIBRANCE: LEGO  ART BY BRICKWORKZ
1pm

Brian Korte uses all the colors on the LEGO® palette to create his LEGO mosaics in this popular series. On display: March 19 – May 17, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
April 2020 Art Exhibits
Richmond Public Library
1pm

April 2020 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, April 3, 2020, through Tuesday, April 28,2020: GELLMAN ROOM - Windows to the...

RVA Downtown , Free
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
1pm

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Needle Felted House Plants
Studio Two Three
2pm

Learn to needle felt with combs, felting needles, and wool roving. Shape your work into your fave succulent, fern, African violets, or even a ficus! You will...

RVA Northside , $$
**CANCELED** UR SCHOLA CANTORUM AND WOMEN'S CHORALE
Modlin Center for the Arts
3pm

David Pedersen, conductor Schola Cantorum and Women’s Chorale perform a program of new choral works by dynamic young composers, several of whom hail from...

RVA West End , Free
A Single Prayer
Firehouse Theatre
4pm

Clem: ​This is my blended family. That’s what Charlie says, he’s our therapist. But blended isn’t really the right word. It’s more like shaken up in a ride...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Love and Other Lures
6pm

Dr. Dour & Peach bring LOVE AND OTHER LURES to the inaugural Richmond Fringe Festival on April 3 - 6, 2020. The duo sings songs about monsters, combining...

RVA Northside , $
Donna the Buffalo
The Tin Pan
7pm

Donna the Buffalo is known as one of the most dynamic and determined bands continuously touring America since 1989, The Erie Times says, "They craft...

Henrico, RVA West End , $$
Classical Incarnations Spring 2020
Classical Revolution RVA
7:30pm

Spring forth into a musical odyssey unlike any other. Richmond's donation-based chamber music variety show offers something for everyone, with a new act...

RVA Northside , Free

Monday, April 6

Call for Entries - May 2020 Juried All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the May All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted must...

Henrico , $
Sara D. November Gallery Opening – Making Meaning Through Art Making
Weinstein JCC
7am

Making Meaning Through Art Making is a photography exhibition curated by art therapist, Elizabeth Hlavek, through her learnings from personal interviews with...

RVA West End , Free
 VIBRANCE: LEGO  ART BY BRICKWORKZ
9am

Brian Korte uses all the colors on the LEGO® palette to create his LEGO mosaics in this popular series. On display: March 19 – May 17, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The Garden’s celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and many more. Events throughout the...

Henrico , $
1250 pinwheels
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, 3,000+ pinwheels will be “planted” in the Terrace Lawn (adjacent to the Cochrane Rose Garden). Thanks to...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
April 2020 Art Exhibits
Richmond Public Library
10am

April 2020 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, April 3, 2020, through Tuesday, April 28,2020: GELLMAN ROOM - Windows to the...

RVA Downtown , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA The Fan , Free
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

RVA West End , Free
Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Laurel Lukasewski
Art Works Gallery
12pm

Visit us Tuesday - Sunday 12 - 6 PM. See 6 new exhibits and tour 75 artist studios. Exhibits continue through April 18th and admission is free and open to...

RVA Southside , Free
Make It Mondays
Richmond Public Library
4:30pm

Bi-monthly arts and crafts program, themed or freestyle. Materials provided. Grades K-5.

RVA Northside , Free
Lunes Latin Lounge at RVA Collab House
7pm

RVA Bachata is partnering with Three Notch'd Brewing Collab House to bring you a Latin/International dance night on Mondays from 7-11! No cover!

RVA Downtown , Free
**CANCELED** UR JAZZ ENSEMBLE
Modlin Center for the Arts
7:30pm

Mike Davison, director Join us for a night of traditional and contemporary big band compositions. The UR jazz ensemble will be joined by guest artist tenor...

RVA West End , Free

Tuesday, April 7

Call for Entries - May 2020 Juried All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the May All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted must...

Henrico , $
Sara D. November Gallery Opening – Making Meaning Through Art Making
Weinstein JCC
7am

Making Meaning Through Art Making is a photography exhibition curated by art therapist, Elizabeth Hlavek, through her learnings from personal interviews with...

RVA West End , Free
 VIBRANCE: LEGO  ART BY BRICKWORKZ
9am

Brian Korte uses all the colors on the LEGO® palette to create his LEGO mosaics in this popular series. On display: March 19 – May 17, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The Garden’s celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and many more. Events throughout the...

Henrico , $
1250 pinwheels
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, 3,000+ pinwheels will be “planted” in the Terrace Lawn (adjacent to the Cochrane Rose Garden). Thanks to...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
April 2020 Art Exhibits
Richmond Public Library
10am

April 2020 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, April 3, 2020, through Tuesday, April 28,2020: GELLMAN ROOM - Windows to the...

RVA Downtown , Free
Gardens Open Late in April!
Agecroft Hall
10am

Our gardens, grounds and Sunroom Exhibit are open until 7:00pm every Tuesday in April. Come and find a shady spot to sit, visit the exhibit, stroll the...

RVA West End , $
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA Downtown , Free
Toddler Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

RVA Northside , Free
Crochet Club
Richmond Public Library
11am

Meet us on the first Tuesday of the month to learn how to knit and crochet. Bring your own materials or just use ours! This class is open to all levels of...

RVA East End , Free
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11:15am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

RVA Downtown , Free
Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Laurel Lukasewski
Art Works Gallery
12pm

Visit us Tuesday - Sunday 12 - 6 PM. See 6 new exhibits and tour 75 artist studios. Exhibits continue through April 18th and admission is free and open to...

RVA Southside , Free
READ Center
Richmond Public Library
1pm

The Read Center's mission is to help adults with low-level literacy develop basic reading and communication skills. Classroom instruction, one-to-one...

RVA East End , Free
Teen Art Club
Richmond Public Library
5:30pm

Hang out with other artists and unleash your creativity through guided and not-so-guided activities. Drop in the 1st Tuesday of every month for a new project.

RVA Downtown , Free
DIY Accessories
Richmond Public Library
6pm

Teens, want to make custom accessories to match your unique personality & wardrobe? To share with your family & friends? Join us in the Innovation Lab to...

RVA Downtown , Free
Words on Fire: Poetry Happy Hour
River City Poets
6pm

Break up your work week and join River City Poets for a night of open mic and featured poetry at Firehouse! It's also happy hour, which means grab a drink at...

RVA The Fan , $
New York Times reporter Jennifer Steinhauer at The Broad
6:30pm

We are delighted to partner with The Broad once again for what is sure to be a memorable evening! “The Firsts stands out as one of the most important and...

RVA Downtown , $
Fiddler on the Roof
7:30pm

Audiences across North America are toasting a new production of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF! Rich with musical hits you know and love, including “Tradition,”...

RVA Downtown , $$, Prices Vary
Marc Broussard
The Tin Pan
8pm

Marc Broussard is a singer, songwriter, performer, and humanitarian. His commitment to making the world a better place is a mantra that he has been bound to...

Henrico, RVA West End , $$

Wednesday, April 8

Call for Entries - May 2020 Juried All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the May All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted must...

Henrico , $
CANCELED -  Young Artist (Butterflies)
Richmond Public Library
3:30am, 3:30pm

I love nectar from flowers and I have four wings! Drop by to learn about me and to paint a butterfly portrait.

RVA Southside , Free
Sara D. November Gallery Opening – Making Meaning Through Art Making
Weinstein JCC
7am

Making Meaning Through Art Making is a photography exhibition curated by art therapist, Elizabeth Hlavek, through her learnings from personal interviews with...

RVA West End , Free
 VIBRANCE: LEGO  ART BY BRICKWORKZ
9am

Brian Korte uses all the colors on the LEGO® palette to create his LEGO mosaics in this popular series. On display: March 19 – May 17, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The Garden’s celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and many more. Events throughout the...

Henrico , $
1250 pinwheels
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, 3,000+ pinwheels will be “planted” in the Terrace Lawn (adjacent to the Cochrane Rose Garden). Thanks to...

Henrico , $
Southside from the Heart Knitters - Dinwiddie Library
Appomattox Regional Library
9am

Associated with For the Heart Knitters based out of Richmond, see http://fromtheheartstitchers.org/ for more information, this group meets at the Dinwiddie...

Hopewell , Free
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
April 2020 Art Exhibits
Richmond Public Library
10am

April 2020 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, April 3, 2020, through Tuesday, April 28,2020: GELLMAN ROOM - Windows to the...

RVA Downtown , Free
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
PreSchool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us at North Avenue Branch Library for awesome stories, tons of fun, and a special craft! Hope to see you there for a great half hour of Pre-School...

RVA Northside , Free
Preschool Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for our fun, interactive and educational storytime featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

RVA Downtown , Free
Storytime!
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us for a fun, interactive storytime with Ms. Lisa! All ages are welcome!

RVA Southside , Free
Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Laurel Lukasewski
Art Works Gallery
12pm

Visit us Tuesday - Sunday 12 - 6 PM. See 6 new exhibits and tour 75 artist studios. Exhibits continue through April 18th and admission is free and open to...

RVA Southside , Free
Vernal Equinox - Juried Group Show
12pm

A juried show with nationally recognized artists in many mediums explore the themes of Flora, Fauna, Sacred Symbols and Celestial Bodies. Cooinciding with...

Chesterfield , 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
CANCELED--Invasion of the Book Hedgies
Richmond Public Library
2pm, 3:30pm

Come join us as we listen to music and create book hedgies of our favorite fandom characters. If you don't want to take your hedgie home with you leave it...

RVA Northside , Free
Recycled Book Art
Richmond Public Library
3pm

Join us in making art projects out of old books. Use the whole book, a page or a few words to create your own masterpiece!

RVA Southside , Free
CANCELED -  Young Artist (Butterflies)
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

I love nectar from flowers and I have four wings! Drop by to learn about me and to paint a butterfly portrait.

RVA Southside , Free
CANCELED--Invasion of the Book Hedgies
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

Come join us as we listen to music and create book hedgies of our favorite fandom characters. If you don't want to take your hedgie home with you leave it...

RVA Northside , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
4pm

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA The Fan , Free
STEM @ Your Library
Richmond Public Library
4pm

STEM @ Your Library meets on the second Wednesday of each month. Contact the library to see what we'll be doing! Suggested for ages 5-12.

RVA West End , Free
Transcribe-a-thon
Library of Virginia
5:30pm

Join other volunteers to transcribe handwritten pages by reading written text and typing it into digital form. Participate in enhancing access to collections...

RVA Downtown , Free
CANCELED--3D Printer Class: Print-a-Pot
Richmond Public Library
6pm

Dive into 3D printing at the Library! Learn the basics of 3D modeling and printing using the design software Tinkercad. Space is limited and registration...

RVA Downtown , Free
Richmond Story House writing community
Richmond Story House
6:30pm

The only experience you need is life experience! True life story prompts guide participants in writing/doodling/drawing/thinking about their lives, followed...

RVA East End , Free
Camera Club of Richmond Monthly Meeting
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...

Hanover, RVA Northside, Henrico , Free
Fiddler on the Roof
7:30pm

Audiences across North America are toasting a new production of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF! Rich with musical hits you know and love, including “Tradition,”...

RVA Downtown , $$, Prices Vary

Thursday, April 9

Call for Entries - May 2020 Juried All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the May All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted must...

Henrico , $
Sara D. November Gallery Opening – Making Meaning Through Art Making
Weinstein JCC
7am

Making Meaning Through Art Making is a photography exhibition curated by art therapist, Elizabeth Hlavek, through her learnings from personal interviews with...

RVA West End , Free
 VIBRANCE: LEGO  ART BY BRICKWORKZ
9am

Brian Korte uses all the colors on the LEGO® palette to create his LEGO mosaics in this popular series. On display: March 19 – May 17, 2020 Opening...

Henrico , Free
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

The Garden’s celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and many more. Events throughout the...

Henrico , $
1250 pinwheels
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, 3,000+ pinwheels will be “planted” in the Terrace Lawn (adjacent to the Cochrane Rose Garden). Thanks to...

Henrico , $
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia
9am

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
April 2020 Art Exhibits
Richmond Public Library
10am

April 2020 Art Exhibits The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, April 3, 2020, through Tuesday, April 28,2020: GELLMAN ROOM - Windows to the...

RVA Downtown , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10am

Interactive story, music and play for babies from birth - 17 months with their caregiver.

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

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA Southside , Free
Matters of Scale: Charles F. Gillette on Monument Avenue
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Monument Avenue is home to some of Richmond’s most prestigious houses and elegant gardens. In celebration of the Garden Club of Virginia’s centennial and...

RVA The Fan , $
Library Yarns
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

If you like to knit or crochet, join this fun time of creativity at the Belmont Library. Bring you portable handwork project for an informal group...

RVA West End , Free
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

RVA Southside , Free
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver. First Thursday of each month features a bilingual story...

RVA West End , Free
Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary