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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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Tuesday, July 26th

10:30am
Book Review: Redemption Road by John Hart
Reveille United Methodist Church
4200 Cary Street Road
Richmond, VA 23221
Meet John Hart, author of the literary thriller Redemption Road, as he discusses and signs his book.
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11:00am
New Exhibit - Small Works
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
The exhibit will showcase small, original works of art created by Rappahannock Art League members. Hours 11am-5 pm, Tues-Sat.
more info

Wednesday, July 27th

9:00am
Teacher's InstItute: The Old South and Slavery: Relevance for Today
Pamplin Historical Park
6125 Boydton Plank Road
Petersburg, VA 23803
Teachers have fun learning about the Civil War and gain insights to bring back to the classroom. Reservations required to earn VDOE development points.
more info
11:00am
New Exhibit - Small Works
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
The exhibit will showcase small, original works of art created by Rappahannock Art League members. Hours 11am-5 pm, Tues-Sat.
more info
5:30pm
"A Manner Which Would Not Have Been Permitted Towards Slaves": Race, Reconstruction, and Memory in Postwar Richmond
The Virginia Historical Society
428 North Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220
A Virginia Historical Society Banner Lecture led by Michael D. Gorman. This lecture is free and open to the public. Learn more at: http://bit.ly/296lau8
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6:00pm
Your Best Self Yet
Ashland Branch Library
201 S. Railroad Ave.
Ashland, VA 23005
Join us for weekly programs on how to be your best self yet. Each week we focus on an aspect of self-improvement, led by a certified nutritionist.
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Thursday, July 28th

9:00am
Teacher's InstItute: The Old South and Slavery: Relevance for Today
Pamplin Historical Park
6125 Boydton Plank Road
Petersburg, VA 23803
Teachers have fun learning about the Civil War and gain insights to bring back to the classroom. Reservations required to earn VDOE development points.
more info
11:00am
New Exhibit - Small Works
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
The exhibit will showcase small, original works of art created by Rappahannock Art League members. Hours 11am-5 pm, Tues-Sat.
more info
12:00pm
The Branch Lunch Hour Lecture Series
The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design
2501 Monument Ave.
Richmond, VA 23220
Hear and participate in lectures featuring a lineup of leaders in the architecture, design, and preservation community in Virginia!
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5:30pm
From the First Candy to Retro Treats
The Virginia Historical Society, Carole and Marcus Weinstein Learning Center
428 North Blvd
Richmond, VA 23220
Part of the Virginia Historical Society's "See You in Class" series. Learn more and register at http://bit.ly/290OQII
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6:00pm
Movie Night @ the Library
West Point Branch Library
721 Main Street
West Point, VA 23181
Ages 13 & up. Bring a friend and join us for a great movie on the big screen. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the West Point Library.
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6:30pm
Richmond Symphony Summer Series: Rachmaninoff & The Russians
Dominion Arts Center's Libby S. Gottwald Playhouse
612 East Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Concert features violist Molly Sharp and pianist Charles Staples performing pieces by Glinka, Shostakovich, Scriabin, Auerbach, and Rachmaninoff.
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Friday, July 29th

9:00am
Teacher's InstItute: The Old South and Slavery: Relevance for Today
Pamplin Historical Park
6125 Boydton Plank Road
Petersburg, VA 23803
Teachers have fun learning about the Civil War and gain insights to bring back to the classroom. Reservations required to earn VDOE development points.
more info
11:00am
New Exhibit - Small Works
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
The exhibit will showcase small, original works of art created by Rappahannock Art League members. Hours 11am-5 pm, Tues-Sat.
more info
1:00pm
Story Time at the Lighthouse
Cape Henry Lighthouse
Cape Henry Lighthouse
583 Atlantic Ave
Virginia Beach, VA 23459
Join us in the picnic area while we explore the swashbuckling seas and the deepest parts of the ocean at Story Time every Friday at 1PM
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Saturday, July 30th

11:00am
New Exhibit - Small Works
Rappahannock Art League
19 N. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
The exhibit will showcase small, original works of art created by Rappahannock Art League members. Hours 11am-5 pm, Tues-Sat.
more info
1:00pm
Special History Talk: The Battle of the Crater
Pamplin Historical Park
6125 Boydton Plank Road
Petersburg, VA 23803
On the 152nd anniversary of the attack, A. Wilson Greene will lead a talk exploring this dramatic chapter from the Civil War.
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4:00pm
Vacation/Staycation Photo Contest Reception
Mechanicsville Branch Library
7461 Sherwood Crossing Place
Mechanicsville, VA 23111
Join us for a reception for the participants of our Vacation/Staycation Photo Contest. Refreshments provided by Friends of the Mechanicsville Library.
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5:00pm
From Russia to Spain, with Love
Garth Newel Music Center
403 Garth Newel Lane
Hot Springs, VA 24445
The GNPQ, Emerging Artist Fellows, Shawn Puller and Bayla Keyes perform the works of Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff, Obradors, Granados and Shostakovich.
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7:00pm
An evening with Dan Gutman
Chesterfield County Public Library's North Courthouse Road Library
325 Courthouse Road
Richmond, VA 23236
Dan Gutman, author of the My Weird School series, talks about writing for kids who don’t like to read and offers tips on writing stories and getting feedback.
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