Adult Education

Virtual Workshops from Americans for the Arts


ARTSU WEBINARS Before You Close: Strategies for Alternative Pathways Forward November 10 @ 3:30 p.m. ET The estimated total impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the arts sector stands at $13.1 billion. At the same time, the value of the arts has never been greater as organizations creatively respond to very real social challenges. Join us on November 10 for an ArtsU webinar addressing creative solutions for organizations facing hardship instead of closing their doors [...]

Virtual Workshops from Americans for the Arts2020-10-24T10:00:00-04:00

Great Presidential Lives: Harry S. Truman


The topic Great Presidential Lives lecture on Tuesday, October 6th will  focus on "Harry S Truman:  The Accidental President and the Triumph of True Grit," presented by UMW Professor Emeritus of History, William Crawley.  Go to:

Great Presidential Lives: Harry S. Truman2020-10-02T19:42:42-04:00

Stratford Hall’s “A Taste of Democracy”


"A Taste of Democracy:  Federal Cake, Liberty Tea, and Culinary Activism in the Early Repbulic"  will take place Saturday, October 3 at Stratford Hall.  Explore links among food, drink, and politics in the years surrounding the American Revolution from  7:00 -9:00pm.  Pay as you wish.  Registration is required and will take place via Zoom:

Stratford Hall’s “A Taste of Democracy”2020-10-02T19:41:39-04:00

Printmaking Workshop – Postponed


PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP, Celeste Johnston: ​Three, One-day workshops. Choose just one or take all workshop classes. Snacks Provided. Gelli Plate Printing ​ -​No tools needed. Draw directly on a plate that has been  rolled or painted with acrylic paint and print. The variations are endless. All supplies provided. ​Lino Block (cut) Printing ​ -​Learn how to design and cut a block, ink it up and print it. Students will need  To bring one or two lino [...]

Printmaking Workshop – Postponed2020-04-01T09:42:27-04:00

Picturing New Connections – Cancelled


Picturing New Connections: An art program for people with memory loss and their caregivers Gari Melchers Home & Studio partners with the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Richmond Chapter, to offer a small, welcoming program that combines sensory-rich and interactive guided discussions in Gari Melchers’ studio with a related art-making experience afterwards. Each hour-long program will feature a new theme, paintings, and art project. Costs is $5 per person. For program information, contact Michelle Crow-Dolby, GMHS Education [...]

Picturing New Connections – Cancelled2020-03-15T11:47:15-04:00

Pysanky Egg Workshop with Mia Sohn


Award-winning New York artist Mia Sohn presents the old world art of Ukrainian Pysanky egg painting. Workshops run each morning 9-12 and then studio time from 1-4 on Friday and Saturday. Sunday is 9-12 only. Sign up for single workshops and studio time or multiple times. Sign-up on Artful Dimensions website.

Pysanky Egg Workshop with Mia Sohn2020-03-16T14:18:29-04:00

Step It Up For Puerto Rico: An Earthquake Relief Fundraiser


Step It Up For Puerto Rico An Earthquake Relief Fundraiser Dance For A Great Cause! Saturday, March 7th 9:00am Salsa Lesson 10:10am Flamenco Lesson 11:20am Bomba Lesson $10 each $25 All three No experience necessary. *Suggested Donation - If you want to donate less or more, we will accept it. All proceeds will be donated to the Echavarry-Feliciano Family. They are artisans from the town of Guánica, PR and they lost their home during the [...]

Step It Up For Puerto Rico: An Earthquake Relief Fundraiser2020-02-28T01:53:04-05:00