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Artsline, WCVE Public Radio’s daily cultural calendar, keeps you posted on the art and cultural events in our listening areas. Artsline can be heard on WCVE Public Radio Monday through Friday at 8:19 a.m., 10:58 a.m., and 6:18 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday at 8:58 a.m. Events on Artsline are either free to the public or benefit registered non-profit organizations. Artsline is made possible, in part, by The Modlin Center for the Arts at the University of Richmond.
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Monday, February 27th

9:45am
The America We All Want: Protecting the Community from Gun Violence
St. Luke Lutheran Church
7757 Chippenham Parkway
Richmond, VA 23225
David Cariens speaks during the final meeting of the "Special Topics" class, an offering of TSCOR during Winter Session, for ages 50+.
more info
12:30pm
Science Museum: 2017 and Beyond
St. Luke Lutheran Church
7757 Chippenham Parkway
Richmond, VA 23225
The final speaker during this Winter Session of Open University is Kinsey Peeler, executive director, Science Museum of Virginia Foundation.
more info
6:00pm
Al Helm: Martin Luther King in Palestine
Richmond Public Library
101 East Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23219
"Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere": free showing of award-winning film: Al Helm: Martin Luther King in Palestine
more info
7:00pm
Sukey: Life with Dolley Madison
Meadowdale Library
4301 Meadowdale Blvd.
North Chesterfield, VA 23234
This one woman show focuses on slave life in the Madison White House, told from the perspective of Sukey, Dolley Madison’s servant. Registration required.
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Tuesday, February 28th

10:00am
Workshop-Introduction to Pen and Ink with Steph Brown
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
1 day class will focus on the use of various pen and ink techniques. Workshop is for students of any level. Call 436-9309 for more information.
more info
10:00am
New Exhibition at University of Mary Washington Galleries: American Perspectives on Modernism
University of Mary Washington, Ridderhof Martin Gallery
1301 College Avenue
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
The exhibit features work by American Modernists Stuart Davis, Marsden Hartley, John Marin, Charles Sheeler, others. It is on view through April 2, 2017.
more info
12:00pm
Within Reach 2017 Auction/Exhibition
artspace
Zero East 4th Street
Richmond, VA 23224
2nd Annual Fundraising Auction/Exhibition. Silent Auction ends following live Auction Event on 3/11/17
more info

Wednesday, March 1st

10:00am
New Exhibition at University of Mary Washington Galleries: American Perspectives on Modernism
University of Mary Washington, Ridderhof Martin Gallery
1301 College Avenue
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
The exhibit features work by American Modernists Stuart Davis, Marsden Hartley, John Marin, Charles Sheeler, others. It is on view through April 2, 2017.
more info
12:00pm
Within Reach 2017 Auction/Exhibition
artspace
Zero East 4th Street
Richmond, VA 23224
2nd Annual Fundraising Auction/Exhibition. Silent Auction ends following live Auction Event on 3/11/17
more info
5:15pm
Richmond Memorial Health Foundation Visiting Artist Program
Richmond Memorial Health Foundation
4901 Libbie Mill East Boulevard
Suite 210
Richmond, VA 23230
The deadline to apply for Richmond Memorial Health Foundation's Visiting Artist Program is March 1. For more information, go to www.healthequityarts.org.
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6:00pm
“Lise Meitner: The Forgotten Physicist”
Dollar Tree Room, Brock Commons
304 Henry St.
Ashland, VA 23005
A discussion about Lise Meitner, a brilliant and under-recognized woman who led a remarkable life as a pioneering nuclear physicist.
more info
7:00pm
Beginning Knitters Workshop
Ashland Branch Library
201 S. Railroad Ave.
Ashland, VA 23005
Jennifer Raymond of Tinking Turtle Designs shows you how to begin your first knitting project. Supplies provided. Call or visit the library to sign up.
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Thursday, March 2nd

9:45am
A Palestinian Experience
First Presbyterian Church
4602 Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23226
Elizabeth Yates conducts this final session of Open University's Winter Session for the "Special Topics " series about history and current events.
more info
10:00am
New Exhibition at University of Mary Washington Galleries: American Perspectives on Modernism
University of Mary Washington, Ridderhof Martin Gallery
1301 College Avenue
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
The exhibit features work by American Modernists Stuart Davis, Marsden Hartley, John Marin, Charles Sheeler, others. It is on view through April 2, 2017.
more info
10:00am
Ikebana lecture/demonstration
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
The art of Japanese flower arranging lecture/demonstration entitled "Simplicity" presented by Helena Arouca, Professor of Sangetsu School
more info
11:00am
The Falkland Islands
First Presbyterian Church
4602 Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23226
For this final session of the "Travel and History" series, Pat and Owen Brodie recount their experiences. An Open University offering of Winter season.
more info
12:00pm
Banner Lecture – Lonely Colonist Seeks Wife: Rediscovering the History of America’s First Mail-Order Brides by Marcia Zug
Virginia Historical Society
428 North Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220
Lecture on book Lonely Colonist Seeks Wife: Rediscovering the History of America’s First Mail-Order Brides by Marcia Zug.
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12:00pm
Within Reach 2017 Auction/Exhibition
artspace
Zero East 4th Street
Richmond, VA 23224
2nd Annual Fundraising Auction/Exhibition. Silent Auction ends following live Auction Event on 3/11/17
more info
12:30pm
Some New Thoughts About Climate Change
First Presbyterian Church
4602 Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23226
After brown-bag lunch, William Nelson, retired physician & member of Citizens Climate Lobby, speaks during final lecture of Open University Winter session.
more info
5:30pm
Opening Reception | 'Gallery Artist Show'
Gallery Flux
307B England St.
Ashland, VA 23005
Gallery Flux invites you to attend the Opening Reception of our March exhibit, 'Gallery Artist Show' with two 15-minute Artist Talks starting at 7:00 PM.
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