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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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Saturday, July 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
10:30am
Fathers, Farmers, Fighters, Leaders: The Robbins Family at War
Richmond Public Library
101 E. Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Researcher Marvin T. Jones presents the story of the Robbins family--a mixed-race, free family from North Carolina--slavery, and the Civil War.
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1:00pm
The Art Deco Society of Virginia presents the Art & Extravagance of Emile-Jacques Ruhlmann Lecture & Tour
Richmond Public Library - Belmont Branch
3100 Ellwood Ave.
Richmond, VA 23221
Furniture conservationist Inigo Howlett will discuss famed Art Deco designer Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann’s work. A tour of Ruhlmann’s VMFA pieces will follow.
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2:00pm
Solo Piano Concert--Douglas-Jayd Burn
Richmond Public Library
101 E. Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23221
Pianist Douglas-Jayd Burn will perform works of Beethoven,Chopin, and Hindemith
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8:00pm
SPARC: A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum
Sara Belle November Educational Theater
2106A N Hamilton St
Richmond, VA 23230
SPARC Summer Stock presents A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum, July 24- Aug 3. Ticket available at www.sparconline.org or 804-353-3393.
more info
11:00am
Gallery Flux 'Undiscovered.'- A Juried Group Show.
Gallery Flux
302 England Street
Ashland, VA 23005
This body of work shows the variety of creativeness and expression that artists develop using different mediums and subject matter.
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8:00pm
SPARC: A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum
Sara Belle November Educational Theater
2106A N Hamilton St
Richmond, VA 23230
SPARC Summer Stock presents A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum, July 24- Aug 3. Ticket available at www.sparconline.org or 804-353-3393.
more info

Sunday, July 27th

4:00pm
VCU Community Guitar Ensemble
Vlahcevic Concert Hall in VCU's W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts
922 Park Avenue
Richmond, VA 23284
The 25-member VCU Community Guitar Ensemble will perform with guest artists Lisa Edwards-Burrs (soprano), Adam Larrabee (guitar), and Matt Rise (mandolin).
more info
8:00pm
SPARC: A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum
Sara Belle November Educational Theater
2106A N Hamilton St
Richmond, VA 23230
SPARC Summer Stock presents A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum, July 24- Aug 3. Ticket available at www.sparconline.org or 804-353-3393.
more info

Monday, July 28th

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
7:30pm
2nd Annual Showcase of Short Plays
Theatre Gym
114 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23230
The Richmond Playwrights Forum presents a staged reading of 8 short plays and monologues written by members of the group and featuring local actors.
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Tuesday, July 29th

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
6:00pm
Virginia Union University Art Galleries to Host Abstact Artist Eugene Vango
Virginia Union University Museum Art Galleries, L. Douglas Wilder Library
1500 N. Lombardy Street
Richmond, VA 23220
An opening reception will be held on July 22, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. The exhibition and sale will run through August 18th.
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Wednesday, July 30th

9:00am
Making Dyes and Paper from Garden Plants and Weeds
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
Learn how to harvest and process plant fibers, then dye and press them to make paper. 9:30am-2pm $194/$150 member
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

Thursday, July 31st

8:00pm
SPARC: A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum
Sara Belle November Educational Theater
2106A N Hamilton St
Richmond, VA 23230
SPARC Summer Stock presents A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum, July 24- Aug 3. Ticket available at www.sparconline.org or 804-353-3393.
more info
7:00pm
Music from Grace presents Harpist Grace Cloutier in Concert
Grace Baptist Church
4200 Dover Road
Richmond, VA 23221
The 2014-2015 Music from Grace Concert Series is pleased to announce harpist Grace Cloutier in concert on Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
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Friday, August 1st

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
New Exhibit-Points of View
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Four RAL exhibiting artists will present their very different artistic "Points of View". Exhibit will run thru August 23rd. Gallery is open Tues-Sat, 10 am-4pm
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5:00pm
First Friday Reception -Points of View
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Stop by and meet some of the exhibiting artists at the Rappahannock Art League Studio Gallery. Light refreshments.
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