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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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Friday, October 3rd

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.
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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
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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!
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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
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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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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.
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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.
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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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11:00am
International Food Festival
Cathedral of the Sacred Heart
800 S Cathedral Place
Richmond, VA 23220
You’ll find international selections from Our Lady of Lourdes Filipino Festival, St. Benedicts Oktoberfest, Sacred Heart Hispanic Festival and many more.
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1:00pm
Free Irish Dance Class
Heart of Ireland School of Dance, LLC
14257 Midlothian Turnpike
Midlothian, VA 23113
Try Irish dance at our hour-long free class! Students of all ages welcome - for ages 3 to adult.
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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.
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2:00pm
Gellman Room Concert: "Cox and Box" --Small Trunk Opera presents a rare gem
Richmond Public Library
101 E. Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23219
"Cox and Box"--an 1866 comic operetta with music by Sir Arthur Sullivan, of Gilbert & Sullivan fame. Delightful British humor and song for all!
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5:00pm
Exquisite Corpse Exhibit: Live Mural Drawing by Michael Pierce
1708 Gallery
319 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23241
1708 presents Exquisite Corpse, a silent auction fundraiser with works by nationally recognized artists in the spirit of the Surrealist game of the same name.
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6:30pm
Lee Zacharias Reads at Chop Suey Books
Chop Suey Books
2913 W. Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23221
Author Lee Zacharias will read from and sign copies of her book of personal essays, The Only Sounds We Make.
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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
The Marvelous Views of Groover & Hughes
The Gallery @ Nest Antiques Art & Gifts
3404 Semmes Avenue
Richmond, VA 23225
Gallery Show and Sale featuring PolymerClay "Paintings" by Debo Groover and Optic Wonders by Laura Hughes.
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