2013 Richmond Vegetarian Festival; Community Cleanup: Oregon Hill; Flight of the Butterflies (film in IMAXDOME); HCA Family Palooza; Robots + Us; Carytown Farmers Market ; Byrd House Market; Food Truck Court at Virginia Historical Society; Belmont Book Club; Lunch Break Science: The Eastern Front 1941-45. ; Museum District Woman’s Club; Monument Avenue Walking Tour; LiveSky: Is There Anybody Out There?; Tango after work @VMFA; Boost! ; Spring N2 Summer ; Vancouver Whitecaps FC Reserves at Richmond Kickers; MORE…
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2013 Richmond Vegetarian Festival
Sat Jun 15
When: Saturday, June 15th / 12:00 – 6:00 PM
Where: Azalea Gardens at Bryan Park
Community Cleanup: Oregon Hill
Sat Jun 15 9:00 am
5th District Cleanup / Every 3rd Saturday / MORE: http://fanofthefan.com/2013/03/5th-district-cleanups-kick-off-in-the-fanuptownboulevard-on-april-20th/
Flight of the Butterflies (film in IMAXDOME)
Sat Jun 15 9:30 am
Migrate with hundreds of millions of Monarch butterflies across North America! Discover the hideaway of these magnificent creatures and immerse yourself in this compelling adventure. $9 general admission, $5 for members. After you?ve seen the film, visit real butterflies at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden?s Butterflies LIVE! @ Science Museum
HCA Family Palooza
Sat Jun 15 10:00 am
Join HCA for Family Palooza – it’s packed with fun and health activities for the kid in all of us! The event is free. The Science Museum of Virginia
Robots + Us
Sat Jun 15 9:30 am
Saturday, May 11-Sunday, September 29
Explore differences between humans and robots by examining how lifelike machines imitate moving, sensing, thinking and being. Investigate robotics, computer science and biomedical engineering through enjoyable interactive exhibits and videos. Included with exhibit admission. Free for members. @ Science Museum
Carytown Farmers Market
Sun Jun 16 11:00 am
The Carytown Farmers Market is the city’s only Sunday market. We are starting our 2013 season April 14 and will be located in the Carytown Cleaners parking lot at 3300 West Cary Street.
Byrd House Market
Tue Jun 18 3:30 pm
Every Tuesday. Byrd House Market at William Byrd Community House is a food-focused farmers market serving the community weekly on Tuesday afternoons. We provide a place and time for 25-30 food growers and makers to come together with food shoppers who want fresh, local and sustainable produced food for their lives. Every Tuesday. Byrd House Market at William Byrd Community House is a food-focused farmers market serving the community weekly on Tuesday afternoons. We provide a place and time for 25-30 food growers and makers to come together with food shoppers who want fresh, local and sustainable produced food for their lives. Byrd House Market operates on Tuesdays, May through October. MORE: http://www.byrdhousemarket.blogspot.com/p/for-market-goers.html.
Food Truck Court at Virginia Historical Society
Tue Jun 18 6:00 pm
Every Tuesday and Friday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. through Sept. 6. Though the museum will be closed during this year’s foodie court, restroom facilities in the museum lobby will be available to the public.
Belmont Book Club
Wed Jun 19 2:00 pm
Meets third Wednesday of each month
at Richmond Public Library Belmont Branch (1100 Ellwood Ave) / MORE: http://belmontbookclub.tumblr.com
Lunch Break Science: The Eastern Front 1941-45.
Wed Jun 19 12:00 pm
Mechanized Warfare through the Eyes of a German Panzer Officer presented by Winidore Press Author and Editor Stephen Thomas Previtera.
Museum District Woman’s Club
Wed Jun 19 7:30 pm
The Museum District Woman’s Club of Richmond, Virgina exists to encourage friendship within our neighborhood, provide civic and social welfare to the community, and elevate the cultural and intellectual pursuits of members in the interest of a higher standard of citizenship. We meet each month on the third Wednesday at 7:30 (with the exception of December 2011 – second Wednesday instead). http://mdwc.wordpress.com
Monument Avenue Walking Tour
Thu Jun 20 6:00 pm
Monument Avenue Walking Tour / The first street in the U.S. to be designated as a National Landmark by the National Park Service, Monument Avenue is one of America’s most beautiful boulevards. Learn about the diverse architectural styles of its grand homes, its famous residents and renowned architects. Meet at the Lee Monument at Allen and Monument avenues. / Valentine Richmond History Center
LiveSky: Is There Anybody Out There?
Fri Jun 21 6:00 pm
After running out of options here scientists are looking into the cosmos for signs of intelligent life! Join us as we look into the probability of success in conducting this gigantic search. At 9 pm, weather permitting, members of the Richmond Astronomical Society share their telescopes so you can gaze up into the vastness of space! $5, free for members. / The Science Museum of Virginia
Tango after work @VMFA
Fri Jun 21 6:00 pm
Join in the fun and exotic beauty of the tango with Richmond’s tango community, while enjoying the food and social atmosphere in Best Café. You can also take advantage of half-price beverages as part of Friday Art & Wine. EVERY 3rd FRI
Sat Jun 22 9:30 am
Saturday, June 22
Celebrate with us as the Museum opens its biggest new, permanent exhibition in a decade and heralds the start of new, exciting things to come. Boost! challenges your perception of health and wellness in a way that is personalized and playful! Included with exhibit admission, free for members. @ Science Museum
Spring N2 Summer
Sat Jun 22 9:30 am
Celebrate with us as the Museum opens its biggest new, permanent exhibition in a decade and heralds the start of new, exciting things to come. Boost! challenges your perception of health and wellness in a way that is personalized and playful! Included with exhibit admission, free for members.
Vancouver Whitecaps FC Reserves at Richmond Kickers
Sat Jun 22 7:00 pm
at City Stadium