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Elsewhere Calendar

Events surrounding Chesterfield
COMPILED BY ANNE DALTON

THURSDAY, JUNE 21

“Pandemic: Richmond,” 10 a.m.-5 p.m., The Valentine, 1015 E. Clay St., Richmond. From influenza to cholera to polio to HIV/AIDS, this exhibition explores how Richmonders have fought silent, invisible enemies and tells their stories of both loss and survival. Continues through Feb. 24. $10, $8/seniors, ages 7-18, free/under 18. 649- 0711, thevalentine.org


PHOTO COURTESY OF VMFA PHOTO COURTESY OF VMFA “Napoleon: Power and Splendor,” 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 200 N. Boulevard, Richmond. See the works of art that crafted Napoleon’s image and supported his rise to power. Continues through Sept. 3. $10-$16, free/members, ages 6 and younger, active duty military, Virginia state employees and teachers. 340-1400, vmfa.museum

FRIDAY, JUNE 22

“West Side Story,” 8 p.m., The November Theatre at Dominion Energy Center, 114 W. Broad St., Richmond. This musical classic tells the story of star-crossed lovers Maria and Tony. Continues through July 29. $36-$62. va-rep.org

SATURDAY, JUNE 23

Richmond Region Antique Automobile Club of America Car Show and Swap Meet, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., St. Joseph’s Villa, 8000 Brook Road, Richmond. Features classic cars, today’s customs, an automotive swap meet, antique car rides and more. $25/ judged cars, $10/cruise-in, $5/spectators, free/under age 12. richmondaaca.com

Richmond Bacon Festival, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., 17th Street Market, 100 N. 17th St., Richmond. Enjoy assorted bacon-infused foods, music by Center Stage Band and beer. Lawn chairs and pets welcome. enrichmond.org

SUNDAY, JUNE 24

USABMX Olympic Day, noon registration, 1:45 p.m. racing, Richmond BMX, 4401 Hobbs Lane, Richmond. Give BMX racing a try; loaner bikes and helmets available. Beginners and experienced riders welcome. Free. usabmx.com

TUESDAY, JUNE 26

Military All-Stars Concert Band, 7:30 p.m., Dogwood Dell, Byrd Park, 6000 S. Boulevard, Richmond. Listen to the sounds of patriotic, pop and classical music played by some of the nation’s best military musicians. Part of the 62nd Festival of the Arts. Free. 646-DELL (3355), richmond.gov/parks

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