Richmond Events This Week: July 17 – July 23

Family-Friendly Richmond EventsFor most of us, summer means family vacations!  While it would be nice to go to a luxurious resort and relax for several days, the demands of work and restrictions of our budget might hinder those plans.  Luckily, Richmond is close to various family-friendly vacation spots that are within a 2-hour drive.  We have gathered some of our favorites into our Local Family Vacation Guide.  Once you are able to finalize where you are going, you might need to figure out who is going to take care of the family pet.  If you need to use a pet boarding service, check out our list of the Best Pet Boarding Services in Richmond.  As always, make sure to visit our full calendar for all of the Richmond events occurring this week and beyond!


Richmond Events This Week:
July 17th – July 23rd


Events on Monday July 17

Activated Story Theatre

Junior Great Books

Shark Week At the Library


Art Night

More Events on Monday


Events on Tuesday July 18

Invitation to Create

Kids Summer Series

Babysitting Workshop

Bricks 4 Kids

LEGO Inventions

More Events on Tuesday


Events on Wednesday July 19

Science and Stories

STEAM-Integrated Inventing with LittleBits

Photo Animation

Young Authors’ Club

Improv! for ages 12-14

More Events on Wednesday


Events on Thursday July 20

Samantha’s Tea Party

Family Movie Matinee

Tiny Town

Pajama Storytime

Garden to Glass: Botanical-Based Cocktails

More Events on Thursday


Events on Friday July 21

Kubo and the Two Strings

Teen Tie-Dye

Science After Dark: Coding Night

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Seussical The Musical

More Events on Friday


Events on Saturday July 22

Introduction to Robotics

Make & Play Saturday

Robot Programming Workshop for Kids

Frog’s Eye Tour

The NeverEnding Story (Family Classics)

More Events on Saturday


Events on Sunday July 23

WaterPlay at Lewis Ginter

The Little Engine That Could

Fantastic Beasts: Let’s Go Find Them

Spy Craft

Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea

More Events on Sunday