Events Calendar

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Ongoing

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The Rink at West Broad Village.  Daily November 11th – January 16th.  Visit the website for admission fees, skate rental fees and operating hours.  Don’t miss the special events – Rock n’ Skate on Fridays and Cartoon Skate on Sundays.  Fee.

Stony Point Fashion Park Skating Rink.  Daily November 12th – January 15th.  Visit the website for admission fees, skate rental fees and operating hours. While you are there, enjoy the  animated light shows that take place at the top and bottom of each hour, beginning at 5 p.m. at the Community Tree.  Fee.

Math Exhibit.  Science Museum of Virginia.  Free with museum admission.  Until January 29th, 2017.

Sunday, January 1st

Winter Puppetfest – The Magic of Hans Christian Andersen.   1pm and 3pm. Triangle Players.  Show by Applause Unlimited.   Tickets are $10.

Monday, January 2nd

Itsy Bitsy Artists.  10am.  Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown. An art experience will be loads of fun and sometimes a little messy. Free with admission.

Tuesday, January 3rd

Time to Sing.  10am. Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  You and your little ones will enjoy singing, dancing, and making music together. Kids will use simple instruments and movements to learn new songs as well as sing along with their favorites!  Free with admission.

Weekly Storytime.  11am.  Pottery Barn Kids, Short Pump Mall.  Kids can enjoy some of their favorite books read aloud. Free.

Foster Parent Orientation.  6:30pm-7:30pm.  Virginia Baptist Resource Center, 2828 Emerywood Pkwy, Richmond, VA 23294.  Do you have room in your heart and home for a child in need?  Do you want to make a positive difference in the life of a child?  Have you considered becoming a foster parent?  Please join HopeTree Foster Care on January 3rd at 6:30 p.m. in Richmond to learn more about how your family can become a foster family.  Call (804) 201-9006 or email ShannonU@HopeTreeFS.org for more information.  Free.

Wednesday, January 4th

Move with Me. 10am. Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  Clap your hands, stomp your feet, move your bodies to the beat! Miss Sarah Ruppel, of the Richmond Ballet, leads a creative and energetic movement time for your little dancers every Wednesday at 10. Free with admission.

Thursday, January 5th

Fit Tots. 10am.   Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  It’s never too early to instill the importance of leading healthy and active lifestyles! Participants will be lead through various activities that help develop flexibility and hand-eye coordination.  Free with admission.

Friday, January 6th

Storytime. 10am. Cartwheels & Coffee, Carytown.  Sponsored by bbgb tales for kids and lead by Miss Hannah, story time will take you to far away lands, introduce you to new friends with all sorts of interesting creatures, and allow you to discover a world of imagination inside your favorite books!   Free with admission.

Special Night for Special Needs.  5:30pm – 7:30pm.  CMoR Short Pump, 11800 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233.  Special Night for Special Needs is an evening especially for the families of children with special needs age 10 and under.  Visitors enjoy all the museum has to offer and benefit from the availability of adapted materials, special activities, a cool-down space and reduced number of visitors.  Free.

Saturday, January 7th

Snow Days Festival and Snow Queen Coronation.  10am-4pm.  CMoR Central, 2626 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220.  The 2017 Scholarship Snow Queen will be crowned at 12:00PM with storytimes to follow. The day is sure to be a blizzard of fun with Elsa and Anna visiting from 10:30AM-12:30PM, activities about the Science of Snow, snow flurries in the Backyard, Olaf appearances, winter art projects, and snow cones (while supplies last).  Free with museum admission.

Arena Racing USA.  7pm.  Richmond Colesium.  An exciting, family-friendly entertainment which features half-scale stock cars racing around a high-banked race track inside the Richmond Coliseum. The cars circle the hockey rink sized track at speeds nearing 50-mph – in less than 8 seconds! The racers run 2 and 3 abreast around this indoor track with all of the bumping, rubbing, crashing, and even flipping, normally associated with stock car races. In between the racing action, there is great music, spectator contests, T-shirt cannons, and awesome prizes!  Fee.

Sunday, January 8th

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Monday, January 9th

Itsy Bitsy Artists.  10am.  Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown. An art experience will be loads of fun and sometimes a little messy. Free with admission.

Tuesday, January 10th

Time to Sing.  10am. Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  You and your little ones will enjoy singing, dancing, and making music together. Kids will use simple instruments and movements to learn new songs as well as sing along with their favorites!  Free with admission.

Weekly Storytime.  11am.  Pottery Barn Kids, Short Pump Mall.  Kids can enjoy some of their favorite books read aloud. Free.

Wednesday, January 11th

Move with Me. 10am. Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  Clap your hands, stomp your feet, move your bodies to the beat! Miss Sarah Ruppel, of the Richmond Ballet, leads a creative and energetic movement time for your little dancers every Wednesday at 10. Free with admission.

Thursday, January 12th

Fit Tots. 10am.   Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  It’s never too early to instill the importance of leading healthy and active lifestyles! Participants will be lead through various activities that help develop flexibility and hand-eye coordination.  Free with admission.

Friday, January 13th

Storytime. 10am. Cartwheels & Coffee, Carytown.  Sponsored by bbgb tales for kids and lead by Miss Hannah, story time will take you to far away lands, introduce you to new friends with all sorts of interesting creatures, and allow you to discover a world of imagination inside your favorite books!   Free with admission.

Special Night for Special Needs.  5:30pm – 7:30pm.  CMoR Short Pump, 11800 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233.  Special Night for Special Needs is an evening especially for the families of children with special needs age 10 and under.  Visitors enjoy all the museum has to offer and benefit from the availability of adapted materials, special activities, a cool-down space and reduced number of visitors.  Free.

Saturday, January 14th

Little Owl Yoga Class.  9:30am-10:10 am.  Melody Magic Music Studio.  Little Owl Yoga is a family-centered class full of creativity! This unique class will introduce your little ones (ages 2 through 8 years) to yoga in a simple, structured program that incorporates not only basic yoga movements but also a storytime for children. And it all happens in a fun, supportive environment! Grab your spot online.  Fee.

Snow Days Festival and Snow Queen Coronation.  10am-4pm. CMoR Fredericksburg.  Meet the 2017 Scholarship Snow Queen. The day is sure to be a blizzard of fun with visits from Anna and Elsa from 10:00AM-12:00PM, activities about the science of snow, appearances by Olaf, winter art projects, and more! The Richmond Symphony will bring an instrument petting zoo from 10:00AM-12:00PM.  Free with museum admission.

Matilda.  10am. Byrd Theatre. Family Classics every Saturday Morning Through March. With Bob Gulledge at the Mighty Wurlitzer and Classic Warner Brothers Cartoons. New price- $4/ticket.

Sunday, January 15th

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Monday, January 16th

Itsy Bitsy Artists.  10am.  Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown. An art experience will be loads of fun and sometimes a little messy. Free with admission.

Open Play on the Field.  10am-4pm.  XL SPorts World.  School is out for the day but XL Sports World is open!  Come by and play on the field all day for just $5. The moon bounce will be set up and various age appropriate activities on the indoor field set up by an instructor! Ages 2-16 (parent must be with your child on the field if under age 4 and NO CLEATS PLEASE) For the older kids come by for $5 and scrimmage all day from 10-4! Call today 804-744-4600 or click xlrichmond.com.

Tuesday, January 17th

Time to Sing.  10am. Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  You and your little ones will enjoy singing, dancing, and making music together. Kids will use simple instruments and movements to learn new songs as well as sing along with their favorites!  Free with admission.

Weekly Storytime.  11am.  Pottery Barn Kids, Short Pump Mall.  Kids can enjoy some of their favorite books read aloud. Free.

Wednesday, January 18th

Move with Me. 10am. Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  Clap your hands, stomp your feet, move your bodies to the beat! Miss Sarah Ruppel, of the Richmond Ballet, leads a creative and energetic movement time for your little dancers every Wednesday at 10. Free with admission.

Thursday, January 19th

Fit Tots. 10am.   Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  It’s never too early to instill the importance of leading healthy and active lifestyles! Participants will be lead through various activities that help develop flexibility and hand-eye coordination.  Free with admission.

Disney on Ice presents Dare to Dream.  Richmond Coliseum.  Jan 19th – 22nd.  Visit the website for showtimes and ticket prices.

Friday, January 20th

Storytime. 10am. Cartwheels & Coffee, Carytown.  Sponsored by bbgb tales for kids and lead by Miss Hannah, story time will take you to far away lands, introduce you to new friends with all sorts of interesting creatures, and allow you to discover a world of imagination inside your favorite books!   Free with admission.

Kids Night Out.  6pm-9pm.  Romp n’ Roll – Mechanicville location.  Every kid deserves a special night out…and so do the parents!  Parent’s get an evening to themselves while the children, ages 2 to 5, get an evening to themselves while the children get to run and play with our energetic instructors and enjoy a pizza party dinner!  To reserve your space call 804.364.6363.  Free.

Disney on Ice presents Dare to Dream.  Richmond Coliseum.  Jan 19th – 22nd.  Visit the website for showtimes and ticket prices.

Saturday, January 21st

Little Owl Yoga Class.  9:30am-10:10 am.  Melody Magic Music Studio.  Little Owl Yoga is a family-centered class full of creativity! This unique class will introduce your little ones (ages 2 through 8 years) to yoga in a simple, structured program that incorporates not only basic yoga movements but also a storytime for children. And it all happens in a fun, supportive environment! Grab your spot online.  Fee.

Despicable Me 2 (PG).  10am & 2pm.  Henrico Theatre.  Tickets are only $1 per person.

AFTER JACK PRESENTS WAY DOWN YONDER – SONGS AND STORIES OF APPALACHIA.  10am.  Libby S. Gottwald Playhouse at Dominion Arts Center.  After Jack will enchant your family with their happy and energetic blend of music, storytelling and theatre.  Fee.

Snow Days Festival and Snow Queen Coronation. 10am-4pm.  CMoR Short Pump, 11800 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233.  Meet the 2017 Scholarship Snow Queen! The day is sure to be a blizzard of fun with visits from Anna and Elsa from 10:00AM-12:00PM, activities about the science of snow, appearances by Olaf, winter art projects and more! The Richmond Symphony will bring an instrument petting zoo from 1:00PM-3:00PM.   Free with museum admission.

Space Jam.  10am. Byrd Theatre. Family Classics every Saturday Morning Through March. With Bob Gulledge at the Mighty Wurlitzer and Classic Warner Brothers Cartoons. New price- $4/ticket.  Sensory Friendly Screening at 2pm.

Animal Encounters.  11am.  Maymont.  Discover Maymont’s animals with scales, feathers and fur during up-close encounters. Register by January 20.  Fee.

Disney on Ice presents Dare to Dream.  Richmond Coliseum.  Jan 19th – 22nd.  Visit the website for showtimes and ticket prices.

Kids Night Out. 6pm-9pm. Romp n’ Roll – West End location. Every kid deserves a special night out…and so do the parents! Parent’s get an evening to themselves while the children, ages 2 to 5, get an evening to themselves while the children get to run and play with our energetic instructors and enjoy a pizza party dinner! To reserve your space call 804.364.6363. Free.

THE GENIUS OF JOHN WILLIAMS.  8pm.  Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Arts Center.  Richmond Symphony presents Symphony Pops.

Sunday, January 22nd

Snow Much Fun: Musical Playdate.  4pm-4:40pm.  Melody Magic Music Studio.  Brr! It’s Cold Outside! Enjoy a musical playdate for children ages 0-5 years! Kids will use their imaginations to play in the snow and ice skate, be polar bears and penguins, and even do some dancing! They will also sing and play lots of instruments! Cost is $15/child, and advance registration is required online.

Disney on Ice presents Dare to Dream.  Richmond Coliseum.  Jan 19th – 22nd.  Visit the website for showtimes and ticket prices.

Monday, January 23rd

Itsy Bitsy Artists.  10am.  Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown. An art experience will be loads of fun and sometimes a little messy. Free with admission.

Tuesday, January 24th

Time to Sing.  10am. Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  You and your little ones will enjoy singing, dancing, and making music together. Kids will use simple instruments and movements to learn new songs as well as sing along with their favorites!  Free with admission.

Weekly Storytime.  11am.  Pottery Barn Kids, Short Pump Mall.  Kids can enjoy some of their favorite books read aloud. Free.

Wednesday, January 25th

Move with Me. 10am. Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  Clap your hands, stomp your feet, move your bodies to the beat! Miss Sarah Ruppel, of the Richmond Ballet, leads a creative and energetic movement time for your little dancers every Wednesday at 10. Free with admission.

Thursday, January 26th

Fit Tots. 10am.   Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  It’s never too early to instill the importance of leading healthy and active lifestyles! Participants will be lead through various activities that help develop flexibility and hand-eye coordination.  Free with admission.

Friday, January 27th

Storytime. 10am. Cartwheels & Coffee, Carytown.  Sponsored by bbgb tales for kids and lead by Miss Hannah, story time will take you to far away lands, introduce you to new friends with all sorts of interesting creatures, and allow you to discover a world of imagination inside your favorite books!   Free with admission.

THE COMPLEAT WRKS OF WLLM SHKSPR; ABRIDGED – QUILL THEATRE.  7pm.  Cultural Arts Center of Glen Allen.  The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged), an irreverent, high-speed roller-coaster through the Bard’s plays. Join this madcap trio of ambitious prop-laden actors as they weave their wicked way through Shakespeare’s Comedies, Histories and Tragedies in one wild ride that will leave you breathless and helpless with laughter! Fee.

Arena Racing USA.  7pm.  Richmond Colesium.  An exciting, family-friendly entertainment which features half-scale stock cars racing around a high-banked race track inside the Richmond Coliseum. The cars circle the hockey rink sized track at speeds nearing 50-mph – in less than 8 seconds! The racers run 2 and 3 abreast around this indoor track with all of the bumping, rubbing, crashing, and even flipping, normally associated with stock car races. In between the racing action, there is great music, spectator contests, T-shirt cannons, and awesome prizes!  Fee.

Saturday, January 28th

Little Owl Yoga Class.  9:30am-10:10 am.  Melody Magic Music Studio.  Little Owl Yoga is a family-centered class full of creativity! This unique class will introduce your little ones (ages 2 through 8 years) to yoga in a simple, structured program that incorporates not only basic yoga movements but also a storytime for children. And it all happens in a fun, supportive environment! Grab your spot online.  Fee.

Spirited Away.  10am. Byrd Theatre. Family Classics every Saturday Morning Through March. With Bob Gulledge at the Mighty Wurlitzer and Classic Warner Brothers Cartoons. New price- $4/ticket.

Snow Days Festival and Snow Queen Coronation. 10am-4pm. CMoR Fredericksburg, 1275 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Fredericksburg, VA 22401.  Meet the 2017 Scholarship Snow Queen! The day is sure to be a blizzard of fun with visits from Anna and Elsa from 10:00AM-12:00PM, activities about the science of snow, appearances by Olaf, winter art projects and more!   Free with museum admission.

PRINCESSES AND PIRATES, THE MUSIC OF DISNEY.  11am.  Carpenter Theatre at Dominion Arts Center.  Richmond Symphony presents Union Bank & Trust LolliPops.  Arrive early for a free pre-concert festival, featuring instrument petting zoo and interactive activities for the whole family that will enhance your concert experience. Pre-concert festivities begin at 10am in Rhythm Hall. LolliPops concerts are ideal for children ages 5 and up, but music lovers of all ages are welcome.  Fee.

Kids Night Out. 6pm-9pm. Romp n’ Roll – Midlothian location. Every kid deserves a special night out…and so do the parents! Parent’s get an evening to themselves while the children, ages 2 to 5, get an evening to themselves while the children get to run and play with our energetic instructors and enjoy a pizza party dinner! To reserve your space call 804.364.6363. Free.

Sunday, January 29th

Celebrate Lunar New Year.  10am-4pm.  CMoR Central.  Experience Chinese Folk dancing, calligraphy, and the traditional Lion Dance. Free with museum admission.

Monday, January 30th

Itsy Bitsy Artists.  10am.  Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown. An art experience will be loads of fun and sometimes a little messy. Free with admission.

Tuesday, January 31st

Time to Sing.  10am. Cartwheels and Coffee, Carytown.  You and your little ones will enjoy singing, dancing, and making music together. Kids will use simple instruments and movements to learn new songs as well as sing along with their favorites!  Free with admission.

Weekly Storytime.  11am.  Pottery Barn Kids, Short Pump Mall.  Kids can enjoy some of their favorite books read aloud. Free.

Babysitter Club Meet and Greet.  7pm-8pm.  The ARTS Community Center.  A opportunity for families to find sitters.