System - Event Management

5th Annual Derby Day

September 5, 2020 thru September 5, 2020
Time: 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
 

Smokestack Theater Company Reading on the Lawn

August 19, 2020 thru August 19, 2020
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us for a reading on the lawn of the Danville Museum of Fine Arts & History. This will be a chance to social distance and read a play together, so come join us for our second reading of the summer! Bring a chair or a blanket and please maintain all current safety guidelines, including maintaining 6 feet of distance from anyone not in your household. This will not be a performance, but you are welcome to watch if you do not wish to participate. Certain play selections may contain adult themes and situations or profanity.

 

VMFA ArtMobile

July 15, 2020 thru July 16, 2020
Time: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM

The much beloved Artmobile has returned but redesigned for a new generation! VMFA on the Road is a mobile interactive art space that will bring works from the VMFA’s art collection to communities across the state. This dynamic educational space features hands-on activities and digital inter-actives to inspire participants throughout the Commonwealth—from infants to infinity!

The mission of VMFA on the Road is to engage intergenerational Virginia audiences by delivering the opportunity for interaction with authentic objects through hands on activities, immersive digital experiences, and associated programming.

 

Smokestack Theater Company Reading on the Lawn

July 8, 2020 thru July 8, 2020
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us for a reading on the lawn of the Danville Museum of Fine Arts & History. This will be a chance to social distance and read a play together, so come join us for our second reading of the summer! Bring a chair or a blanket and please maintain all current safety guidelines, including maintaining 6 feet of distance from anyone not in your household. This will not be a performance, but you are welcome to watch if you do not wish to participate. Certain play selections may contain adult themes and situations or profanity.

 

Attic Sale

June 17, 2020 thru June 17, 2020
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

I want to let you know that the Danville Museum of Fine Arts & History has recently announced that:

The Attic Sale is Back!!!, come on in.

Wednesday and Thursday, June 17th and 18th, from 11 - 3

On Friday and Saturday, June 19th and 20th, from 10-4

- Come on in. 

Masks are required, we have arrows to help gauge the 6-foot distance, and tons of high alcohol hand sanitizer and gloves.
We have interesting antique items, toys, tools, books, holiday decorations, fabrics, entertaining supplies,kitchen supplies, linens, etc. 
New this week, we will have furniture on an on-line Silent Auction basis. Go to the Museum’s website - DanvilleMuseum.org - starting Wednesday, June 17th, and peruse our items and bid for anything interesting. We have pictures and bidding forms right on-line!

We can allow 10 people at a time enter our magical maze (one direction only…) Please bring your mask and please keep your distance.

Wednesday and Thursday, June 17th and 18th, from 11 - 3

This Friday, June 19, 2020 10 am to 4:00PM


This Saturday, June 20, 2020 10AM to 4PM

 

Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History

975 Main Street

Danville, VA 24540

434-793-5644

 

Forms in Clay

May 18, 2020
Time: 8:00 PM

The Forms In Clay class is designed for beginners to advance students.  The Swanson Studio is equipped for handbuilding and wheel throwing, and utilizes a electric kiln for firing.

 

STC present "Art" POSTPONED

March 29, 2020 thru March 29, 2020
Time: 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

 

Artist in Residence Kate McDannold

March 16, 2020 thru March 25, 2020

March 16 to March 25 our Artist in Residence program,

features Camilla Williams Curator Kate McDannold.

 

FREE ADMISSION

March 14, 2020 thru March 15, 2020

March 14, Saturday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Free admission to the Danville Museum.

March 15, Sunday, 2:00 to 5:00 pm, Free admission to the Danville Museum. 

 

Karen Williamson's Film Danville Legacy Stories Premiere

March 13, 2020 thru March 13, 2020
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM