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Community Programs

Eyes on Art

Continued exposure to art and music can slow the decline of persons with Alzheimer's disease and other memory disorders. Eyes on Art is an innovative program designed in partnership with the Arts Fusion Program of the Central and Western Virginia Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, to engage people with Alzheimer's in meaningful discussions about art.

Writer's Eye

Writer's Eye 2019—Coming soon!


Looking Inward Meditative Art Tour

Experience the restorative power of art—join docent June Heintz for an hour exploration of art through a variety of meditative practices.

Registration required. Please email > or call 434.243.2050.


Upcoming programs:

July 13 @ 11 am

July 18 @ 5:30 pm

August 3 @ 11 am

August 22 @ 5:30 pm

September 7 @ 11 am

October 12 @ 11 am

The Fralin Downtown Film Series

NEW! We are pleased to present The Fralin Downtown, a new film series on the Arts, screened at The Violet Crown and funded by an Arts Enhancement grant from the Office of the Provost and the Vice Provost for the Arts. With thought-provoking films that focus on artists and the arts, we invite you to join us on the Downtown Mall. Visit the Violet Crown website for film details and tickets.

Upcoming films: