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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, October 2nd

11:00am
Ancient Linguistic Potpourri: The Joys of Reading Latin
First Presbyterian Church
4602 Cary Street at Lock Lane
Richmond, VA 23226
Dr. Lee Perkins instructs during 8 weekly sessions, through Nov. 20. An offering of The Shepherd's Center of Richmond for ages 50+.
more info
12:15pm
Konnichiwa: Introduction to Japanese
First Presbyterian Church
4602 Cary Street at Lock Lane
Richmond, VA 23226
Sabine Horn presents 8 weekly sessions, through Nov. 20. Instruction in Japanese for "basic situations." Listening and speaking, grammar & culture.
more info
5:00pm
An Evening with The Saint John's Bible
Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond
8040 Villa Park Drive
Suite 250
Richmond, VA 23228
Opening Exhibit, Reception & Lecture. Featuring all seven volumes of the first hand-written, illuminated manuscript in 500 years: The Saint John’s Bible.
more info
5:30pm
Portrait of the Horse- Fine Art by Marilyn Borglum
Gallery Flux
307B England Street
Ashland, VA 23005
Featuring Equine and Urban drawings and paintings. OPENING Reception: Thurs., Oct. 2nd from 5:30-8 PM Show continues through Nov. 29th.
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5:30pm
Opening Reception: 'Portrait of the Horse- Fine Art by Marilyn Borglum'
Gallery Flux
307B England St.
Ashland, VA 23005
Fine Art- equine paintings and drawings. At the Reception: Marilyn Borglum, will be visiting to discuss her artwork & set up appointments to come to your barn.
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7:00pm
An Evening with Barbara Brown Taylor
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
6000 Grove Avenue
Richmond, VA 23236
Barbara Brown Taylor is an Episcopal priest & the author of “Learning to Walk in the Dark, “An Altar in the World,” and “Leaving Church.”
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8:00pm
See How They Run
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
17401 Jefferson Davis Highway
Colonial Heights, VA 23834
An actor and actress, a maid who has seen many movies, a maid who touches alcohol for the 1st time in her life,4 men in clerical garb and a Bishop take stage.
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Friday, October 3rd

3:00pm
2014 African Film Weekend: The City and the State in Contemporary Africa
28 Westhampton Way
Richmond, VA 2
A total of seven films and shorts are shown over the course of the weekend from 3pm Friday to 2pm Saturday.
more info
6:00pm
InLight First Fridays Lantern-Making Workshop
1708 Gallery
300 block of W. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Make a lantern outside of QUIRK and 1708 Galleries on October 3rd to bring to the InLight Richmond Community Lantern Parade on November 21 in Monroe Park.
more info
6:30pm
Herald 2
Richmond Public Library
101 E. Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Artwork by 12 seasoned and experienced visual artists working in painting, printmaking, and photography
more info
7:00pm
Edgar Allan Poe's Haunted Homecoming Tour
Shockoe Hill Cemetery
N.4th & Bates Streets
Richmond, VA 23219
A unique dramatic tour of Shockoe Hill Cemetery led by Poe himself as he interacts with the spirits of friends and loved ones buried there.
more info
7:00pm
Page Bond Gallery Opening Reception
Page Bond Gallery
1625 West Main Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Exhibition featuring artwork by Fiona Ross, Dragana Crnjak, and Robert Walz.
more info
7:00pm
A Musical Evening Celebrating Judy Garland
The Cultural Arts Center
2880 Mountain Road
Glen Allen, VA 23060
RVA’s own award-winning actress & vocalist Debra Wagoner with Anthony Smith (piano) in concert at The Cultural Arts Center! Tickets only $15 online!
more info
7:00pm
United for UNOS 6th Annual Soiree with artist Inge Strack
United Network for Organ Sharing
700 N. 4th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Artist Inge Strack creates an original abstract in The Gallery at UNOS.. Taste craft beers and sample food from 16 Richmond restaurants. Tickets $125.
more info
8:00pm
Wait Until Dark
Firehouse Theatre
1609 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23220
"Wait Until Dark" a thriller by Frederick Knott, directed by David Emerson Toney
more info
8:00pm
See How They Run
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
17401 Jefferson Davis Highway
Colonial Heights, VA 23834
An actor and actress, a maid who has seen many movies, a maid who touches alcohol for the 1st time in her life,4 men in clerical garb and a Bishop take stage.
more info
7:00pm
Edgar Allan Poe's Haunted Homecoming Tour
Shockoe Hill Cemetery
N.4th & Bates Streets
Richmond, VA 23219
A unique dramatic tour of Shockoe Hill Cemetery led by Poe himself as he interacts with the spirits of friends and loved ones buried there.
more info

Saturday, October 4th

9:00am
Friends of the Richmond Library Book Drive
Main Library
101 E. Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Drive-Thru/Drop-Off Book Drive. Accepting hardcovers, paperbacks, CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, albums, cassettes, sheet music.
more info
10:00am
ARTS ON THE GROVE
Seventh Street Christian Church
6508 Park Avenue
Richmond, VA 23221
Annual arts festival; includes fine art and artisans, music, children's activities and a raffle. A portion of proceeds to benefit The Gray Haven Project.
more info
11:00am
Tea for Two: Poetry in Library Park
Richmond Public Library, Main Branch
101 E. Franklin St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Poets Raina Fields and Ross Losapio read from their works, outside in Library Park. Light refreshments served.
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