15January Sunday
MLK,Performance

Celebrate MLK with the Richmond Symphony

Time: Sunday, January 15, 2023 January 15, 2023 - December 17, 2022
This concert for all generations celebrates the inspiring message of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through an uplifting and diverse repertoire featuring spirituals, hymns and other stirring compositions by Black artists of the past and present, with an emphasis on Virginia voices.
21January Saturday
MLK

Our Shining Legacy: The Waller Jewelry Company

Time: Saturday, January 21, 2023 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Our Shining Legacy, The Waller-Dungee Family Story, 1900-2020, chronicles the fascinating story of this renowned African American family of Richmond, Virginia.
26January Thursday
MLK,Movie,Special Event

Documentary Screening: “Lives Between the Line”s

Time: Thursday, January 26, 2023 January 26, 2023 - February 26, 2023
The Lives Between the Lines is an intimate, powerful film that documents the inspiration for and construction of the Memorial to Enslaved Laborers at the University of Virginia.
04February Saturday
MLK

Making A Place for Themselves: A Survey of the Free Black Experience in Virginia from 1800-1865

Time: Saturday, February 4, 2023 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Through the use of rare documents, stunning photographs and riveting narratives, public historian, author and filmmaker Elvatrice Parker Belsches will lead the audience on an unparalleled journey into the lives of free Blacks ...
04March Saturday
MLK

Book Talk & Signing — “The Poetic Justice: A Memoir”

Time: Saturday, March 4, 2023 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join the Honorable John Charles Thomas for an afternoon of inspiring and unforgettable stories as he reads from and discusses his new book The Poetic Justice: A Memoir.