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Pinwheels for Prevention Garden

April 1 - April 29
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228

In recognition of Child Abuse Prevention Month, 3,000+ pinwheels will be “planted” in the Terrace Lawn, each representing a child served this year by Prevent Child Abuse Virginia’s Healthy Families program.

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Free

Poetry Tree

April 1 - April 30
Ashland Library, 201 S. Railroad Ave.
Ashland, VA 23005

Helping  decorate the Poetry Tree with your favorite poem or verse or write one of your own to share.

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Free

Art Exhibits

April 1 - April 23
Art Works, 320 Hull St.
Richmond, VA 23224

Take in a variety of works incorporating recycled materials, as well as solo exhibits, and a video series.

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Free

Easter Bunny

April 1 - April 15
Regency Square Mall, 1420 North Parham Road
Richmond, 23229

Visit with the Easter Bunny and have your photo taken. Visits are always free. Monday-Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. (breaks 12:30-1:00pm and 4:00 -4:30pm) Sunday, 12:00 - 6:00 pm (breaks 3:00 - 4:00 pm)  

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Albee Fest

April 3 - April 15
Firehouse Theatre, 1609 W. Broad St.
Richmond , VA 23220

Six little known works by the master dramatist, Edward Albee, will be performed in script-in-hand readings with a company of some of Richmond's most talented actors. Two companion events will round out the festival -- a special Edward Albee cabaret with Starlet Knight and Anthony Dowd, and Strange Bedfellows: Albee Edition. Additional festival events include

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Richmond Flying Squirrels

April 6 - April 12
The Diamond*, 3001 N Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23230

Catch a game with the family and cheer for the Richmond Squirrels in this home stand against Hartford and Altoona.  

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Free

Spring Petting Farm

April 8 - April 15
Short Pump Town Center, 11800 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23233

Visit baby bunnies, chicks, ducks, lambs, and more. The Spring Petting Farm is located in the Main Plaza and is open daily from 11:00 a.m. -6:00 p.m., weather permitting. A $1 donation is suggested; proceeds go the Maymont Foundation.

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Ongoing
Free

Easter Bunny

April 1 @ 11:00 am - April 15 @ 8:00 pm
Short Pump Town Center, 11800 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23233

Come visit with Peter Rabbit in his sweet southern garden and have your keepsake Easter portraits taken, located on the upper level near L.L. Bean. Hours: Monday - Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m., Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Multiplication Madness Camp

April 10 @ 11:00 am - April 13 @ 1:00 pm

Focus on learning multiplication facts (0-12) in a positive, effective, and fun way. Camp is geared towards 2nd through 5th graders, but all ages are welcome. Camp will run Monday, April 10th through Thursday, April 13th from 11am to 1pm.

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TGA Tennis Spring Break Camp

April 10 @ 1:00 pm - April 14 @ 4:00 pm
Cool Spring Recreation Center, 9283 Atlee Station Road
Mechanicsville, VA 23116

Bringing the tennis court to you, making it convenient, and affordable to learn to play tennis in a fun and safe atmosphere. Using kid-friendly equipment, instructors help students develop tennis skills and knowledge while using the sport to teach valuable life lessons like honesty and sportsmanship.

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8:00 am
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VMFA Young at Art

April 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts*, 200 N Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220 United States

Explore cardboard, newspaper, and more. Use recycled materials and found objects to make earth-friendly art projects. Read more at https://vmfa.museum/youth-studio/preschool-art-classes/young-at-art/#YmVWwK3WVgw60Wg8.99

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9:30 am
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Flower Arranging Inspiration

April 12 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road
Stratford, VA 22558

Dust the cobwebs off your decorating ideas for parties with this decorating and gardening workshop.

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10:00 am
Free

Spring Break Games

April 12 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sandston Library, 23 E. Willamsburg Rd.
Sandston, VA 23150

Free play with board games, card games, legos, and snap circuits. Drop-in anytime for some family fun during Spring Break.

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Free

Mommy and Me

April 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Willow Lawn, 1601 Willow Lawn Drive
Richmond, Va 23230

Enjoy a morning out with your preschooler with Rainbow Rock Band, crafts, activities, and door prizes.

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12:00 pm
Free

Lunch Break Science, presented by Bon Secours

April 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Science Museum of Virginia, 2500 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23220 United States

Pack a lunch and join museum scientists and others share easy to understand information on a wide range of science topics. This week’s presentation is “Plastic Trash to the Renaissance – Just Another Day at the Science Museum".

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Free

Midweek Movie Matinee

April 12 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Montpelier Library, 17205 Sycamore Tavern Lane
Montpelier, VA 23192

Looking for something fun to do during spring break? See a great family movie on the big screen at the library. Snacks provided by the Friends of the Montpelier Library.

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Free

Lunch Break Science, presented by Bon Secours

April 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Science Museum of Virginia, 2500 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23220 United States

Pack a lunch and join museum scientists and others share easy to understand information on a wide range of science topics. This week’s presentation is Botox: More Than Just Skin Deep presented by Greg A. Lingo, Senior Health Systems Manager for Allergan Neurosciences.

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1:00 pm
Free

Project Wild!

April 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
King & Queen Library, 396 Newtown Road
St. Stephen's Church, VA 23148

Special spring break presentation with Rachael Winston, Virginia Cooperative Extension Agent, as she shares fun and educational facts about the environment and wildlife.

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2:00 pm
Free

What Can You Invent?

April 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Twin Hickory Library, 5001 Twin Hickory Rd
Glen Allen, VA 23059 United States

Ages 8 to 12 are invited to experiment with littleBit kits (think LEGO + electricity) to make projects that can play music, light up, spin, make art, and become prototypes for an invention. Registration is required.

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5:00 pm
Free

Kickstart Your Weekend On Wednesday

April 12 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until April 26, 2017
Short Pump Park, 3329 Pump Road
Henrico, VA 23233

Listen to music and entertainment and check out some local food trucks for dinner. The kids can explore our new playground while your four-legged friends can run in the dog park. Concessions are available for purchase. April 5: Out on a Limb April 12: Tom Devil and the Wizard April 19: Stonebrook April 26: Jonathan Austin

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6:00 pm
Free

Minute to Win It: Library Edition

April 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North Park Library, 8508 Franconia Rd.
Henrico, VA 23227

Ten challenges using everyday items. 60 seconds on the clock, win fabulous library prizes. Think you can do it? This all ages program will have something for everyone, try the challenges yourself or just come and watch. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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7:30 pm
Free

Klemperer Trio

April 12 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Modlin Center for the Arts at the University of Richmond*, 28 Westhampton Way
Richmond, VA 23173

Formed in 1980, The Klemperer Trio has performed to critical acclaim in the United States and Europe. The trio consists of Erika Klemperer, violin; Ronald Crutcher, violoncello; and Gordon Back, piano.

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8:00 pm
$

Faculty Lounge

April 12 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Tin Pan, 8981 Quioccasin Rd.
Richmond, VA 23229

A trio of talented University of Richmond professors who enjoy taking a musical break.

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