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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, October 4th

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

Sunday, October 5th

1:00pm
Richmond Rose Society Show
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
Displays of spectacular specimen roses, consulting experts are on hand to answer your rose-related questions. Plan to visit the Garden's Rose Garden, too.
more info
2:00pm
Two performances of "The Defiant Sheltons"
Totopotomoy Creek Battlefield at Rural Plains
7273 Studley Road
Mechancsville, VA 23116
"The Defiant Sheltons," an original drama of the Civil War, will be performed at 2 and 4 pm, Sunday, October 5, at Rural Plains, in Hanover County.
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
2:00pm
Family Lantern-Making at the Visual Arts Center
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
1812 W. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23220
Families are invited to make festive paper lanterns at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond. All ages and skill levels are welcome.
more info
3:00pm
Organ Recital: Marek Kudlicki
River Road Church, Baptist
8000 River Road
Richmond, VA 23229
Kudlicki is a Polish organist from Austria. This is the final recital before the replacement of our Möller organ console.
more info
3:00pm
“THE WASHINGTONS OF SULGRAVE MANOR”
Virginia House
4301 Sulgrave Road
Richmond, VA 23221
Cymon Snow will present "The Washingtons of Sulgrave Manor: A Family, a House and a Legacy of Friendship"
more info
4:00pm
Centenary Methodist Church Hymn Festival
Centenary United Methodist Church
411 East Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Hymn Festival with visiting organist Keith Beniston of London, England, City Singers Childrens Choir, Centenary Choir, and a 15 piece instrumental ensemble.
more info
2:00pm
Two performances of "The Defiant Sheltons"
Totopotomoy Creek Battlefield at Rural Plains
7273 Studley Road
Mechancsville, VA 23116
"The Defiant Sheltons," an original drama of the Civil War, will be performed at 2 and 4 pm, Sunday, October 5, at Rural Plains, in Hanover County.
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

Monday, October 6th

9:45am
Topics in Master Gardening: Fall Garden Tasks
St. Luke Lutheran Church
7757 Chippenham Parkway
Richmond, VA 23225
Carolyn Pegram leads the second session of the Open University series. Additional topics are presented weekly through November 17.
more info
10:00am
Focus Group Camera Club James Center Exhibit
James Center 1
901 E Cary St
Lobby
Richmond, VA 23219
Oct 6-24: Focus Group Camera Club's 25th Annual James Center Photography Exhibit. Eclectic photographic styles and subjects by FGCC members. Free admission.
more info
11:00am
The 2014 State Legislative Session
St. Luke Lutheran Church
7757 Chippenham Parkway
Richmond, VA 23225
Jack Austin explains what was and what was not accomplished during the most recent session of the General Assembly of Virginia.
more info
6:00pm
Minna Citron: From 'Self-Expression' to Abstract Expressionism and Beyond
Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music
University of Richmond
richmond, VA 23173
Christiane Citron presents a lecture in conjunction with the exhibition "Minna Citron: The Uncharted Course from Realism to Abstraction"
more info
7:00pm
ELIZABETH MORGAN, PIANO LECTURE-RECITAL: “Professional Women Writers and Musicians in Late Georgian-Era England”
University of Richmond Perkinson Recital Hall
North Court Building
28 Westhampton Way
University of Richmond, VA 23173
Dr. Morgan's piano and musicological expertise will showcase the artistry of women’s music making in England at the turn of the 19th century.
more info

Tuesday, October 7th

9:00am
Yoga in the Garden
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
Learn yoga’s calming rhythms of breathing, movement, and posture in a tranquil Garden setting. Six-week session 9-10:30am $147/$75 members
more info
2:00pm
Breast Cancer Awareness Month Sewing Crafts event
Caroline Library
17202 Richmond Turnpike
Milford, VA 22514
Sew & stuff comfort pillows for breast cancer survivors. Donate material, thread, stuffing. Machine sew pillow cases, stuff & finish during event.
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
An Evening with Natasha Trethewey
Blackwell Performing Arts Center
205 Henry Street
Ashland, VA 23005
Randolph-Macon College's English department will host a reading by US Poet Laureate and Pulitzer prize winner Natasha Trethewey.
more info
7:00pm
Revolutionary War Lecture: “The Importance of the Second War of Independence to America and the World,” by award-winning author Dr. George C. Daughan.
Yorktown Victory Center
200 Water Street
Yorktown, VA 23690
Second in a series of Revolutionary War lectures at the Yorktown Victory Center.
more info

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