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Thursday, May 14

Butterflies LIVE! 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Ave., Richmond. View hundreds of tropical butterflies and explore their origins, preferred habitats and life cycles. Continues through Oct. 11. $8- $12. 262-9887, www.lewisginter.org.

Power to End Stroke Jazz Night, 5:30- 8:30 p.m., Trinity Family Life Center, 3601 Dill Road, Richmond. Enjoy a healthful dinner, engaging workshops, cooking demonstrations, health screenings, stroke counseling and one-on-one access to doctors. Registration required. Free. Sponsored by the Bon Secours Neuroscience Institute. 965-6517, www.rvajazznight.org.

Jazz café, 6-9 p.m., Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 200 N. Boulevard, Richmond. Enjoy classic jazz and popular standards performed by the Joe Scott Band. Free, light food and beverages for sale. 340-1400, www.vmfa.museum.

Friday, May 15

31st Annual Lebanese Food Festival, 10 a.m.-10 p.m., St. Anthony’s Maronite Catholic Church, 4611 Sadler Road, Glen Allen. Enjoy food, desserts, music and folk dancing. Takeout available. Rain or shine. 346-1161, 270-7234, www.Stanthonymaronitechurch.org.

Dominion Riverrock, 11 a.m., Brown’s Island, 500 Tredegar St., Richmond. This three-day festival features competitions, music and outdoor activities. Continues through May 17. Free/spectators, fee/participants. www.dominionriverrock.com.

Powhatan County Fair, 5 p.m., Powhatan Fairgrounds, 4042 Anderson Highway, Powhatan. Includes midway, petting zoo, entertainment, rides and food. Continues through May 17. $5, $1/ride tickets (two-six tickets/ride), $18/wristband. www.powhatanfair.org.

Saturday, May 16

Kindness Walk: Remembering Those We Love, 9 a.m.-noon, Innsbrook Picnic Area, 4222 Cox Road, Glen Allen. A memorial walk to remember children who are gone too soon. $10. www.firstgiving.com/missfoundation/kindnesswalkrichmondva2015.

Walk to Cure Arthritis, 9 a.m.-noon, Bon Secours Redskins Training Camp Center, 2410 W. Leigh St., Richmond. Walk either a 3-mile or 1-mile course. Features arthritis information and activities for the entire family. Free. 665-9955, www.walktocurearthritisrichmond.kintera.org.

Bark in the Park and 2K Dog Walk, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. festival, 10:45 a.m. dog walk, Deep Run Park, 9900 Ridgefield Parkway, Richmond. Bring furry friends for a day of funfilled family activities, vendors, dog contests, music, children’s activities and more. Benefits Henrico Humane Society. Free, $10-$25/dog walk. www.henricohumane.org.

Old Dominion Barn Dance, 2 p.m., Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Road, Henrico. This country variety show includes John Anderson, Homegrown Bluegrass, Donna Meade and The Honky Tonk Experience. $45. www.olddominionbarndance.webs.com.

Warner Bros. Presents Bugs Bunny at the Symphony II, 6 p.m., Altria Theater, 6 N. Laurel St., Richmond. Join everyone’s favorite wascally wabbit and his friends with classic Looney Tunes on the big screen, accompanied by a live orchestra. $25-$60 745-3000, www.richmondsymphony.com.

Old Dominion Barn Dance, 7:30 p.m. See listing above.

Sunday, May 17

A Sunday Stroll, 2 p.m., Dorey Park, 7200 Dorey Park Drive, Richmond. Join the Pocahontas Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society for a walk in the park to identify and learn about native plants. Registration requested. 248-1578, leleorr4@gmail.com.

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