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April 2017
$5 - $15

Daily Highlights of Hollywood Cemetery Tours

April 3 @ 10:00 am - October 31 @ 12:00 pm

Enjoy a fascinating walking tour of the beautiful and historic Hollywood Cemetery. Learn about the cemetery’s history, artwork, symbolism and famous residents, including two U.S. Presidents, writer Ellen Glasgow, Confederate President Jefferson Davis and Generals George Pickett and J.E.B. Stuart. Where to meet Meet at the Hollywood Cemetery entrance at Cherry and Albemarle streets, near the rear of the stone structure to the left. Please note that this tour is 1.5 to 2 miles and involves several inclines. Comfortable shoes…

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May 2017
$30

THOMAS PANDOLFI

May 17, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - May 17, 2018 @ 9:00 pm

An enchanting evening of piano with international sensation Thomas Pandolfi! American pianist Thomas Pandolfi is an exciting virtuoso who, with each passing season, is becoming more and more sought after by audiences worldwide, and showered with superlatives by critics for his passionate artistry and amazing technique.

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$10

Our Hearts On Our Sleeves

May 23, 2017 @ 10:00 am - January 28, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Our Hearts On Our Sleeves Daily, Tuesday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. April 28, 2017 – January 28, 2018 The fashion and fiber arts play an important role in Richmond’s creative community, enlivening Richmond’s streets, shops, galleries, museums, and performance spaces. Drawing on the Valentine’s extensive collection of historic and contemporary costume and textiles, this exhibition celebrates Richmond’s devotion to creative expression. IMAGE: Hat, 1952, Gift of Sara Sue Sherrill Waldbauer, V.73.333.37

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July 2017
$10

Nuestras Historias: Latinos in Richmond

July 27, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 15, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Nuestras Historias: Latinos in Richmond Daily, Tuesday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. July 27, 2017 – April 15, 2018 There are approximately 100,000 Latinos in the Richmond metropolitan area who represent a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. As Latinos immigrate to Richmond, they establish permanent ties to their new home and begin to transform its culture. Through interviews, objects and images, this exhibition documents the region’s diverse Latino experience. IMAGE: La Sabrosita Bakery staff (Steven Casanova, 2017)

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August 2017
Free

Hear My Voice: Native American Art from the Past and Present

August 19 @ 10:00 am - November 26 @ 5:00 pm

Based on the notion of dialogue, Hear My Voice: Native American Art of the Past and Present explores conversations between Native American artists and their art across centuries, a continent, and 35 indigenous cultures. A total of 56 works illustrate the ways in which Native American art speaks of a shared knowledge and shared history while also being incredibly diverse in subject matter and medium. Organized into three themes, or types of dialogue, the exhibition explores how Native American artists…

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September 2017
$40 - $60

Open University (Lifelong Learning)

September 18 @ 9:45 am - November 6 @ 1:20 pm

Lifelong Learning, through The Shepherd’s Center’s Open University (OU), offers opportunities for intellectual challenge and social interaction. Eight-week terms in the fall, winter, and spring feature well-qualified instructors in foreign languages, literature, history, political science, art, music, philosophy, Feldenkrais and yoga. Many of our instructors are retired from area colleges and universities. OU is one of the best bargains for quality lifelong learning in the area. The $40 member rate covers all 8 weeks of classes. Membership is only $25…

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$10

Virginia Jazz: The Early Years

September 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Virginia Jazz: The Early Years Daily, Tuesday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. September 19, 2017 – April 30, 2018 This exhibition created by Richmond Jazz Society illuminates Virginians who made significant contributions to the development of Jazz as an American art form – from the early rhythms of the music’s birth at the turn of the 20th century to the multi-faceted vibrations leading to the music’s modern sound. IMAGE: Johnson’s Happy Pals, Richmond Jazz Society Archives

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$40 - $60

Open University (Lifelong Learning)

September 21 @ 9:45 am - November 9 @ 2:25 pm

Lifelong Learning, through The Shepherd’s Center’s Open University (OU), offers opportunities for intellectual challenge and social interaction. Eight-week terms in the fall, winter, and spring feature well-qualified instructors in foreign languages, literature, history, political science, art, music, philosophy, Feldenkrais and yoga. Many of our instructors are retired from area colleges and universities. OU is one of the best bargains for quality lifelong learning in the area. The $40 member rate covers all 8 weeks of classes. Membership is only $25…

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Fall Volleyball!!

September 25 @ 8:00 am - November 27 @ 5:00 pm

Richmond Volleyball Club’s fall leagues will begin 9/24. New teams pay only $400 for 2 hours of play over the 10 week season! Divided between everyone it’s less than $8/night for great, social activity! You can’t see a movie for that price! Good for team building as well. Registration has ended BUT we do have some room for beginner teams on Friday, Sunday, or Thursday. Contact League Manager Lynn Hall at lhall@rvc.net if interested. If you haven’t tried us, now’s…

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free

Support Group for Women who have Experienced Childhood Sexual Abuse

September 26, 2017 @ 9:00 am - September 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

James House offers support groups for women impacted by childhood sexual abuse. These cost-free, confidential groups are held throughout the year. Registration is required. For more information or to set up an intake appointment, please call 458-2704. James House provides support, advocacy, and education for people in the Greater Tri-Cities Region affected by sexual violence, domestic violence, and stalking to empower them to become healthy, safe, and self-sufficient. All services are trauma-informed, cost-free, confidential, and available in both English and…

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free

Support Group for Women affected by Domestic Violence

September 26, 2017 @ 9:00 am - September 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

James House offers support groups for women affected by domestic violence . These cost-free, confidential groups are held throughout the year. Registration is required. For more information or to set up an intake appointment, please call 458-2704. James House provides support, advocacy, and education for people in the Greater Tri-Cities Region affected by sexual violence, domestic violence, and stalking to empower them to become healthy, safe, and self-sufficient. All services are trauma-informed, cost-free, confidential, and available in both English and…

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free

support group for women affected by sexual assault

September 26, 2017 @ 9:00 am - September 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

James House offers support groups for women impacted by sexual assault. These cost-free, confidential groups are held throughout the year. Registration is required. For more information or to set up an intake appointment, please call 458-2704. James House provides support, advocacy, and education for people in the Greater Tri-Cities Region affected by sexual violence, domestic violence, and stalking to empower them to become healthy, safe, and self-sufficient. All services are trauma-informed, cost-free, confidential, and available in both English and Spanish.…

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free

Support Group for Children ages 4-12 who have Witnessed Domestic Violence in their Homes

September 26, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - September 29, 2019 @ 7:30 pm

James House offers support groups for children ages 4-12 who have witnessed violence in their homes. This cost-free, confidential group is held throughout the year. Registration is required. For more information or to set up an intake appointment, please call 458-2704. James House provides support, advocacy, and education for people in the Greater Tri-Cities Region affected by sexual violence, domestic violence, and stalking to empower them to become healthy, safe, and self-sufficient. All services are trauma-informed, cost-free, confidential, and available…

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October 2017
$35

Becoming Citizens: U.S. Citizenship Preparation Classes at the Virginia Historical Society

October 4 @ 6:30 pm - November 15 @ 8:00 pm

$35 (refundable upon completion of the class) In this 7-session course, Dr. Anita Nadal, Assistant Professor of Spanish and Spanish Instruction Community Liaison at Virginia Commonwealth University, will prepare you to successfully complete each section of the U.S. Citizenship Test. Like other citizenship courses, students will learn the civics lessons necessary to pass the citizenship examination. Unlike other citizenship classes, this course, held at the Virginia Historical Society, offers students opportunities to personally interact with original historical objects, maps, books,…

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Free

WRIR On Air Celebration

October 16 @ 3:00 pm - October 25 @ 11:00 pm

For 10 days, WRIR 97.3 FM, Richmond Independent Radio will celebrate the talent, music, thought and passion of Richmond as our volunteers host our fund drive. Stay tuned for live performances by the city’s top and talented musicians. Stay tuned to learn how WRIR benefits arts and culture through the power and creativity of community radio. You can tune in at 97.3 fm, stream online at www.wrir.org or visit our studio at 1621 W. Broad St., 2nd Floor.

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Fall Book Sale

October 19 @ 10:00 am - October 22 @ 5:00 pm

Need to read? Join us for the Fall Book Sale at the Virginia Historical Society on Thursday, October 19 — Sunday, October 22. We have thousands of gently used hardcover and softcover, fiction and nonfiction titles, just waiting for you to peruse. All books are in good condition and many have a historical connection. All money raised from the book sale will be used to support VHS educational initiatives. Visit our museum shop 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and choose…

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Richmond Youth Peace Project Leadership Training

October 21 - October 22

Weekend workshop on conflict resolution and group facilitation, for teens grades 8 and above. Learn ways to settle disputes peacefully, and how to lead workshops for other groups of children and youth. Earn community service hours; and become part of our leadership team. Open to young people from throughout the Richmond metropolitan area. Apply here: http://www.rpec.org/become-a-teen-leader-for-peace-and-justice/

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Free

WRIR Presents VCU Small Jazz Ensemble Live at The Camel

October 22 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

WRIR 97.3 FM, Richmond Independent Radio, is bringing VCU Small Jazz Ensemble for a Sunday afternoon live performance at The Camel. Hosted by Mr. Jazz, WRIR’s Jazz Music Director/Sunday DJ/WRIR Volunteer. This event is part of WRIR’s 10-day (Oct 16 -25) celebration of independent radio that is funded by our listeners. www.wrir.org

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$8 - $13

Goblins and Gourds

October 22 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Fun for the whole family! Goblins and Gourds is a harvest celebration featuring live music from the Richmond Indigenous Gourd Orchestra, pumpkin-painting and good green fun in the Children’s Garden. Regular Garden admission Harvest celebration with live music, pumpkin painting, storytelling and good green fun in the Children’s Garden. We have over 500 pumpkins — kids can choose one, paint it, and take it home (while supplies last). Join us for demos in gourd carving, pumpkin carving, vermiculture and blacksmithing.…

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$8 - $13

Goblins and Gourds

October 22 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Fun for the whole family! Goblins and Gourds is a harvest celebration featuring live music, pumpkin-painting and good green fun in the Children’s Garden. Regular Garden admission Stay tuned for more information.

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Free

Mutt Strutt Pet Cancer Awareness Walk

October 22 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Mark your calendars for the SEVENTH annual Mutt Strutt Pet Cancer Awareness Walk for FETCH a Cure! We need your help to raise funds for families whose pets need lifesaving cancer treatments! You can register individually OR start (or join) a team. Plus, there will be prizes for top fundraisers, so stay tuned! The day kicks off with an interactive walk for you and your pup. Then it’s time for the vendor fair and carnival with lots of kids and…

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Various table levels

55th Annual Richmond Humanitarian Awards Dinner

October 23 @ 5:45 pm - 9:00 pm

Since 1963, the Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities has presented Humanitarian Awards annually to one or more persons. The Humanitarian Awards Dinners honor individuals who have demonstrated a commitment to the promotion of respect and understanding among people of diverse racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds. On occasion, local corporations or organizations are also recognized with the Distinguished Merit Citation Award for their efforts in making Virginia’s communities more inclusive. In addition to honoring outstanding community members, the Humanitarian Awards Dinners…

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Alzheimer’s: The Basics

October 24 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

October 24th; 11:30am-1pm Alzheimer’s: The Basics The Towers Retirement and Assisted Living Community 7015 Carnation Street Richmond, VA 23225 Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

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Healthy Body, Healthy Brains

October 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

October 24th; 6-7pm Healthy Body, Healthy Brains Heritage Green 7080 Brooks Farm Road Mechanicsville, VA 23111 Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

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$65.00 - $105.00

Working with Survivors Who Are Immigrants

October 25 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

A full day training that explores the diverse and unique needs of survivors who are immigrants including VAWA immigration remedies, language and cultural differences, community outreach, and agency capacity building to serve survivors from immigrant communities. This training offers advocates an opportunity to build on their assets to better serve immigrant survivors while paying attention to the very real barriers experienced by these survivors.

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Free

Navigating the Medicare Maze – Chesterfield Council on Aging

October 26 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Do you have questions about Medicare? This session will cover the basics of Medicare, an explanation of the A/B/C/D plans, as well as ways to fill in the gaps with various insurance coverage options. Olivia Claud with the Virginia State Corporation Commission will present the program followed by a time for your questions.

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$5 - $16

Homeschool Day- History’s Heroes

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

What makes a person a hero? How do we choose to remember them? Join us for special family-friendly activities at the White House of the Confederacy to explore heroes of the Civil War era – both famous and lesser-known. Explore the White House of the Confederacy on a special guided tour examining daring people who lived, worked, or visited during the War. Discover new ways to learn about the past through a hands-on investigation of reproduction artifacts, and create your…

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BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse Fundraiser for Autism Society Central VA

October 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

Enjoy delicious food in a fun atmosphere with family and friends while earning funds in support of Autism Society Central VA. With each flyer presented during the event, BJ’s will donate 20% of food and soft beverage sales to ASCV. Please bring your flyer!

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Free - $10

The Thin Light of Freedom: The Civil War and Emancipation in the Heart of America by Edward L. Ayers

October 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Children (18 & under) free; Members Free; Adults $10 At the crux of America’s history stand two astounding events: the immediate and complete destruction of the most powerful system of slavery in the modern world, followed by a political reconstruction in which new constitutions established the fundamental rights of citizens for formerly enslaved people. Few people living in 1860 would have dared imagine either event. This book recovers the drama of this unfolding history by setting up at ground level…

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Free

Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot

October 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot tells the story of the forgotten heroes in the fight for voting rights—the courageous students and teachers of Selma, Alabama. By standing up against injustice despite intimidation, arrest, and violence, these protestors achieved one of the most significant victories of the civil rights era. The documentary, which is narrated by Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer, serves as a reminder that each of us has the ability to bring about powerful social change by exercising…

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