EVENT DATE : January 26, 3:00PM
Powhatan High School

The Symphony is coming back to Powhatan High School for a concert benefiting the Powhatan Education Foundation (PEF) and the school’s music program. Highlights from the program include Allegro con brio from Symphony No. 5 by Beethoven, Cowboys Overture by John Williams and selections from Oklahoma by Rodgers and Hammerstein. Come join us for a wonderful afternoon of music! $25 eventbrite.com

EVENT DATE : January 27, 7:00PM
Midlothian Library

View the moon through an astronomical telescope and learn how to use a star map. Participants must be at least 10 years old. Registration is required. If you plan to attend with others, please ensure that everyone in your group is registered, either by using a group registration (up to 3 people) or in separate registrations. All ages Registration required. 

EVENT DATE : February 1, 12:30PM
LaPrade Library

Enjoy the documentary The 11th Hour (2007) and free pizza! The 11th Hour is considered the final moment when change is possible. Specialists reveal how human actions impact the Earth's ecosystems, and what can be done to reverse/slow the damage before it is too late to save the planet. Narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio. Registration required. For Adults. chesterfieldhistory.com

Altria Theater

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-breaking 2015 Olivier award nominated musical CATS comes to Richmond direct from its sell-out seasons at the London Palladium. Let the memory live again.  Altriatheater.com

EVENT DATE : February 6, 10:00AM
Henricus Historical Park

Experience a day designed especially for home school families featuring hands-on activities, demonstrations, and crafts at a living history museum! Registration is required by February 4, 2020 by calling 804-318-8797. Cost: $10 per child/$3 ages 2-3/$5 per accompanying adult. Henricus Members: $5 per child/$1 ages 2-3/free for accompanying adults. Ages 4-14. Henricus.org  

EVENT DATE : February 8, 2:00PM
Pamplin Historical Park

At the Valentine Tea ladies and gentlemen in period dress will teach guests 19th-century etiquette while they enjoy gourmet tea and snacks. Hear about famous love stories of 19th century couples where love was for better or worse! This is a popular program. Reservations/prepayment required. RSVP by February 7. Park Members $20, Non-Park Members $24 Pamplinpark.org

EVENT DATE : February 10, 6:00PM
Virginia State University

Bringing her keyboard and mellifluous voice, Cora Armstrong brings her gift of song to CCPL. Join us for a night of music, storytelling and fellowship. This program is located at the Anderson Turner Auditorium at Virginia State University. Chesterfield County and Virginia State University celebrate Black History Month with programs that illustrate the African-American experience. For Adults Chesterfield.evanced.info

EVENT DATE : February 11, 7:00PM
Queally Center, University of Richmond

Michael Steele, Former Chairman of the RNC, and Former Lt. Governor of Maryland, will discuss the development of his political identity, sharing his personal journey. Steele made history when he was elected Lieutenant Governor of Maryland, becoming the first African-American elected to statewide office in the state and again when he became the first African-American chairman of the RNC. Richmond.edu

EVENT DATE : February 11, 7:00PM
Cabell Library - Lecture Hall

Award-winning cartoonist Keith Knight returns to VCU to present Red, White, Black and Blue, a cartoon slideshow that tackles racial illiteracy in America. A public reception will follow the presentation. This event is free and open to all. Parking is available for a fee in the West Broad Street, West Main Street and West Cary Street parking decks. Events.vcu.edu

EVENT DATE : February 15, 2:00PM
Altria Theater

Relive the magic of your favorite wizard in concert. Based on the third installment of J.K. Rowling’s classic saga, fans of all ages can now experience the thrilling tale accompanied by the music of live symphony orchestra as Harry soars across the big screen. Two performances 2pm & 8pm. Altriatheater.com

EVENT DATE : February 16, 8:00AM
The Millworks

This annual Richmond Road Runners Club event featuring a scenic 8K (5 mile) course through The Grove and Walton Park communities, historic Midlothian Coal Mine Park, and the surrounding roads and trails. The race starts and finishes at the Urban Farmhouse in The Millworks in Midlothian. There will be a free Kids Run prior to the 8K. www.rrrc.org

EVENT DATE : February 16, 1:00PM
Historic St. John's Church

Come witness the extraordinary rhetoric of Patrick Henry as he convinces his fellow delegates to take up arms against the King!  Tickets required. Historicstjohnschurch.org

EVENT DATE : February 17, 6:00PM
North Courthouse Road Library

The Virginia Repertory Theatre shares the personal and historical journey of Harriet Tubman, the monumental American icon. Registration required. For All Ages Chesterfield.evanced.info

EVENT DATE : February 24, 6:00PM
Midlothian Library

Author and professor Brain J. Daugherity will discuss the student strike that pushed Prince Edward County to become a part of Brown v. Board of Education. Professor Daugherity will go over the personal documents, speeches and court cases that led to this groundbreaking case. Registration required. For Adults Chesterfield.evanced.info