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March 2019

The Art of Play

March 29 - September 30

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Ave
Richmond, VA 23228
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Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden will invite guests of all ages to come outside and play! The Art of Play transforms the Garden into a vibrant canvas where visitors will express themselves in a palette of playful activities. Interactive sculpture, innovative programming, multisensory activities and Pop-up Play Stations, all curated to engage imaginations and inspire flights of fancy, will awaken the artist in everyone. We’ve commissioned six Virginia artists to create whimsical installations that invite adults and children alike to engage in the creative process…

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April 2019

M&T Bank Butterflies LIVE!

April 12 @ 9:00 am - October 14 @ 4:45 pm

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Ave
Richmond, VA 23228
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VISIT M&T BANK BUTTERFLIES LIVE! ****APRIL 12 – OCTOBER 14, 2019**** Daily from 9 A.M. – 4:45 P.M. Plus, new in 2019: extended summer hours on Thursday nights (til 8 p.m.) during Flowers after 5. Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! Tropical beauties — fascinating and showy — transform the Conservatory’s North Wing into a wonderland of vibrant colors, captivating sights and extraordinary discoveries. The exhibit is ever-changing, so every time you visit, you’re likely to see something new. M&T…

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September 2019

Damien Davis: “Color Cargo”

September 6 - November 3

Visual Arts Center of Richmond
1812 West Main Street
Richmond, VA 23220
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Free

The Visual Arts Center of Richmond presents “Color Cargo,” an exhibition of work by Damien Davis, curated by Jennifer-Navva Milliken. “Color Cargo” examines, through the distinct voice of the artist, the role of wood in historical and contemporary commercial transport—from the mid-Atlantic slave trade to e-commerce—and the subjective power of color as a tool for assigning value, in order to create a deceptively appealing space for confronting bias and dehumanization in contemporary society. “Color Cargo” debuted at the Center for…

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Everlasting Love: The Dooleys’ 150th Wedding Anniversary

September 10 @ 12:00 pm - November 1 @ 5:00 pm

Maymont Mansion
1700 Hampton Street
Richmond, VA 23220
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Revel in the tender romance between James and Sallie Dooley, which spanned more than 50 years, during the 150th anniversary of their September 1869 nuptials. Delight in tales of their life together and learn about Victorian wedding and anniversary customs, some of which are still practiced today! Tours available September 10 - November 1, Tuesdays-Sundays, 12-5pm. Last tour begins at 4:30pm. Suggested $5 admission. For information, call 804-358-7166, ext. 329.

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Pajama Story Time

September 16 @ 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Monday, repeating until November 25, 2019


Clover Hill Library
6701 Deer Run Drive
Midlothian, VA 23112
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Free

Put on your snuggliest PJs and join us for a special early literacy storytime at Clover Hill Library.

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Potterthon at the Byrd Theatre

September 16 @ 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on September 3, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 9, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 10, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 16, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 17, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 23, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 24, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 30, 2019 at 7:15pm


The Byrd Theatre & Foundation
2908 W Cary St
Richmond, VA 23221
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Welcome to the 2019 Potterthon! All September long! We look forward to seeing all you Wizards, Witches and Muggles! Mon 9/2: Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone (ext. ed) Tue 9/3: Harry Potter & the Chamber of Secrets (ext. ed) Mon 9/9: Harry Potter & the Prisoner of Askaban (ext. ed) Tue 9/10: Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire (ext. ed) Mon 9/16: Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix (ext. ed) Tue 9/17: Harry Potter & the…

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Family Game Night

September 17 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 30, 2019


Laprade Library
9000 Hull Street Road
North Chesterfield, VA 23236
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Free

Stop in for a free night of family fun with Wii gaming, Scrabble, chess, puzzles, and more! Bring the whole family to LaPrade for our game night.

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King of Pops Free Yoga!

September 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 8, 2019


Maymont Children’s Farm
1700 Hampton Street
Richmond, VA 23220
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Free

King of Pops Yoga is Back! We're excited to be teaming up with Maymont Foundation & One Drop Yoga to bring you our weekly yoga event! Meet at the lawn by the farm, new time 5:45 to get a spot and mingle. Class will be every Tuesday 4/16-10/8 at the Children’s Farm Lawn, from 6-7pm. *weather permitting

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Potterthon at the Byrd Theatre

September 17 @ 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on September 3, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 9, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 10, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 16, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 17, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 23, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 24, 2019 at 7:15pm

One event on September 30, 2019 at 7:15pm


The Byrd Theatre & Foundation
2908 W Cary St
Richmond, VA 23221
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Welcome to the 2019 Potterthon! All September long! We look forward to seeing all you Wizards, Witches and Muggles! Mon 9/2: Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone (ext. ed) Tue 9/3: Harry Potter & the Chamber of Secrets (ext. ed) Mon 9/9: Harry Potter & the Prisoner of Askaban (ext. ed) Tue 9/10: Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire (ext. ed) Mon 9/16: Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix (ext. ed) Tue 9/17: Harry Potter & the…

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Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

September 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on September 18, 2019 at 7:30pm

One event on September 19, 2019 at 7:30pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 8:00pm

One event on September 21, 2019 at 2:00pm

One event on September 21, 2019 at 8:00pm

One event on September 22, 2019 at 1:00pm

One event on September 22, 2019 at 6:30pm


Altria Theater
6 N Laurel St.
Richmond, VA 23220
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Roald Dahl's amazing tale is now Richmond's golden ticket! It's the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including "Pure Imagination," "The Candy Man," and "I've Got a Golden Ticket," alongside a toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score from the songwriters of Hairspray. Willy Wonka is opening his marvelous and mysterious chocolate factory...to a lucky few. That includes Charlie Bucket, whose bland life is about to burst with color and confection beyond his wildest dreams. He and…

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