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Artsline - Cultural Calendar

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 6:29 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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Thursday, August 21st

5:30pm
Lawn Chairs & Liberty Concert Series with Jackson Ward
Historic Polegreen Church
6411 Heatherwood Dr.
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Richmond’s hottest new country band offers classic tunes as well as original singles. www.jacksonwardmusic.com
more info
7:00pm
Poetry & Jazz Tasting
C'est Le Vin
15 N. 17th St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Local poets give us a "taste" of what they do as wordsmiths, complemented by live jazz. The perfect way to relax & be inspired!
more info

Friday, August 22nd

10:00am
'Cartoons with an Opinion'
Chester Public Library
11800 Centre Street
Chesterfield, VA 23831
Richmond cartoonists David J Bromley & Phillip Bowles exhibit their third art show of the year with both published and brand new drawings.
more info
12:00pm
“William S. Rosecrans and the Union Victory” Book Talk
Museum of the Confederacy
1201 E. Clay St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Author David Moore will lecture on the subject of his recent book, the first biography of Rosecrans in over fifty years.
more info
4:00pm
Open Studio Retreat
Richmond Hill
2209 E. Grace St.
Richmond, VA 23223
Find out where your creativity comes from, and explore the connection between your art and spirituality. A 24-hr retreat: 4 pm Fri. 8/22 - 4 pm Sat. 8/23.
more info
7:00pm
artspace's August/July gallery exhibitions, opening reception
Artspace
Zero East 4th Street
Richmond, VA 23224
More than 60 of Richmond's best artists and illustrators donate work in Monstrous Optimism, a fundraiser in memory of Kerry Talbott. Plus Brigette Newberry.
more info
7:00pm
Poetry Night @ taZa
taZa Coffee n' Creme
5047 Forest Hill Ave.
Richmond, VA 23225
Open mic poetry in a friendly coffee shop setting. New voices always welcome!
more info
7:00pm
Dog Days of Summer Art Show and Fundraising for FURS
Art Works
320 Hull St
Richmond, VA 23224
On Aug 22 we’re rolling out the Dog Days of Summer, an art show about pets and fundraiser for FURS-Friends United with Richmond Shelters.
more info
8:00pm
“Destroy All Monsters”
Science Museum of Virginia
2500 West Broad St
Richmond, VA 23220
see “Destroy All Monsters” — the ninth film in the original Japanese sci-fi Godzilla series.
more info

Saturday, August 23rd

10:00am
'Cartoons with an Opinion'
Chester Public Library
11800 Centre Street
Chesterfield, VA 23831
Richmond cartoonists David J Bromley & Phillip Bowles exhibit their third art show of the year with both published and brand new drawings.
more info

Sunday, August 24th

3:00pm
Chester Community Chorus: American Tapestry
Chester United Methodist Church
12132 Percival Street
Chester, VA 23831
Concert features "American Mass" by Ron Kean (with chamber orchestra) and a wide array of music that captures the American Spirit! Joshua Wortham, director.
more info
3:00pm
The Richmond Chamber Players Fourth Interlude
Bon Air Presbyterian Church
9201 W. Huguenot Road
Richmond, VA 23235
Beethoven "Ghost" Piano Trio. Tartini Devil's Trill. Liszt "From the Grave of Richard Wagner". Caplet " Conte Fantastique" for Harp and String Quartet
more info
6:00pm
Richmond Concert Band Free Concert “The Colors of Music”  
Agecroft Hall
4305 Sulgrave Rd
Richmond, VA 23221
Richmond Concert Band “The Colors of Music”  
more info

Monday, August 25th

9:00am
Mixed Media: Experimental Arts
Pauley Center
200 North Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220
Teen Studio programs correlate with the Virginia Standards of Learning.
more info
10:00am
'Cartoons with an Opinion'
Chester Public Library
11800 Centre Street
Chesterfield, VA 23831
Richmond cartoonists David J Bromley & Phillip Bowles exhibit their third art show of the year with both published and brand new drawings.
more info

Tuesday, August 26th

10:00am
'Cartoons with an Opinion'
Chester Public Library
11800 Centre Street
Chesterfield, VA 23831
Richmond cartoonists David J Bromley & Phillip Bowles exhibit their third art show of the year with both published and brand new drawings.
more info
3:00pm
Chester Community Chorus: American Tapestry
Chester United Methodist Church
12132 Percival Street
Chester, VA 23831
Concert features "American Mass" by Ron Kean (with chamber orchestra) and a wide array of music that captures the American Spirit! Joshua Wortham, director.
more info

Wednesday, August 27th

10:00am
'Cartoons with an Opinion'
Chester Public Library
11800 Centre Street
Chesterfield, VA 23831
Richmond cartoonists David J Bromley & Phillip Bowles exhibit their third art show of the year with both published and brand new drawings.
more info
10:00am
The Secret Life of a Victorian House at Maymont
Maymont
Maymont Mansion
1700 Hampton Street
Richmond, VA 23220
The Dooleys' housemaid brings the mansion to life during a family-friendly tour. $6 per person/$4 members. For information, call 804-358-7166, ext. 329.
more info
7:00pm
The Wren Masters (College of William and Mary)
Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church
1627 Monument Avenue
Richmond, VA 23220
The Wren Masters (College of William and Mary) will perform as part of Grace Covenant's annual concert series, August Musicales.
more info

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