2017-04-19 / Calendar



Takács Quartet in concert, 7:30 p.m., Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music, University of Richmond – Modlin Center for the Arts, 28 Westhampton Way, Richmond. The string quartet performs an all- Beethoven program. $10- $38. 289-8980,


Science After Dark, 5-9 p.m., Science Museum of Virginia, 2500 W. Broad St., Richmond. Enjoy hands-on science, astronomy and “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.” Registration recommended. $10, free/ members. 864-1400,

Richmond Flying Squirrels baseball, 7:05 p.m., The Diamond, 3001 N. Boulevard, Richmond. The Squirrels take on the Reading Fightin Phils. Series continues through April 23. $9-$14. 359-3866,

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast,” 7 p.m., Sara Belle and Neil November Theatre, Marjorie Arenstein Stage, 114 W. Broad St., Richmond. The timeless fairytale musical continues through May 14. $28-$60.


Spring Garden Fest, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Reynolds Community College, 1851 Dickinson Road, Goochland. Features classes and workshops along with plants and garden items for sale. $20- $25/classes, free to shop. 556-5861,

The Race to Parenthood 5K, 9 a.m., Virginia Farm Bureau parking lot, 12580 West Creek Parkway. Help promote awareness and support for the infertility community. This family friendly event is open to strollers and will include activities for kids after the race. $25-$45.

RVA Field Day, 9 a.m. registration, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. activities, Richmond Volleyball Club, 2921 Byrdhill Road, Henrico. Enjoy friendly competition, games, arts and crafts, music, food and beverages. Benefits the Brain Injury Association of Virginia. Donations accepted.


Virginia Orchid Society meeting, 2 p.m., Strange’s Florist and Greenhouse at 12111 W. Broad St., Richmond. Orchid lovers can learn about Miltonias. Robin Maiorana, 306-1457,

Shakespeare’s Tea & Tour, 3-5 p.m., Agecroft Hall, 4301 Sulgrave Road, Richmond. Celebrate William Shakespeare’s 453rd birthday with tours, tea, sandwiches and sweets. $25. 353-4241,

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