Inspired by the archive of Richmond native Louis Draper, VMFA has organized an unprecedented exhibition that chronicles the first twenty years of the Kamoinge Workshop, a group of African American photographers he helped to found in 1963.
Celebrating a century of women’s social and political activism in the Commonwealth. Highlighting the efforts and impact of a selection of female change-makers these women brought about positive change in their communities, the Commonwealth, and the nation.
Shows the efforts in preservation and horticulture made by the Garden Club of Virginia during its 100-year history. Its members have encouraged appreciation of the landscape, advanced its horticulture, and championed the preservation of the land.
Examine insects up close in this touring exhibition that features gigantic, robotic insects ranging from 40 to 120 times larger than life size. Guests will explore entomology as they operate animatronic heads to learn how insects eat, observe live insects…
The Pumpkin Patch will be open for pick-your-own pumpkins. Pumpkins, seasonal vegetables, straw bales, and other fall décor items will be available for sale. Please call 804-795-9979 for more info.
Hikers will be able to join us from across the country on their trail of choice, and they're introducing new challenges with cool prizes. Benefits Blue Sky.
Find a beautiful spot, take a hike in the mountains, run around your neighborhood, take a walk on your lunch break ....you choose. The format of the race may be changing but the cause remains as they continue to raise…
Celebrate the Virginia Capital Trail’s 5th Birthday by completing outdoor activities, exploring sites along the Trail, and earning virtual badges that unlock educational facts about the Virginia Capital Trail throughout the month of October.
They have re-imagined the campaign to bring you more resources, entertainment, challenges, and activities to promote healthy living and raising those heartbeats. Register now at RichmondVAHeartWalk.org
How did Suffragists convince Congress to ratify the 19th amendment? This program tracks and examines the rhetorical techniques used by Virginia women in the fight to gain women's suffrage. Students will use primary sources from the VMHC's collection to see…
A monthly set of drop-off art classes with your Elementary student in mind. You can sign up for one class or sign up for all four. Call to sign up. Midlothian: 804-744-5506/Short Pump: 804-360-3111
In-studio art classes for those in grades K through 5 . October 1 (Pumpkin Pinch Pot), 8 (Owl Plaque),15 (Clay Wand), 22 (Fused Glass- Black Candy Corns), and 28th.
Honoring Senator Jennifer McClellan VA State Senator, Anne F. Waldruff, longtime beloved Richmond preschool teacher; BK Fulton, Soulidifly CEO, author and film producer; and Todd “Parney” Parnell, Squirrels Baseball Team Vice President. Join in person or via live stream.
The one-woman show features Jacqueline Jones in the role of Ann Richards, who was a revolutionary figure in American politics.