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VCU Libraries sponsors many educational and literary events. All events are free and open to the public. To join our mailing list and receive information about upcoming events, please contact Antonia Vassar at (804) 827-1165 or To receive email announcements, we invite you to join the Friends of VCU Libraries.

To attend events

For events on the Monroe Park campus, parking is available for a fee in the West Broad StreetWest Main Street and West Cary Street parking decks. On the MCV campus, parking is available in the 8th Street parking deck. Doors generally open 30 minutes before a program begins. Seating is first-come, first-served. For additional information or special accomodations, call events coordinator Gregory G. Kimbrell at (804) 828-0593.


See all upcoming events for 2017-2018, including ongoing events and exhibits.

Find previous years' events in the events archive.

Cabell Library Lecture Hall information

For information about the Cabell Library Lecture Hall, please refer to the guidelines located on the library website, under spaces.


VCU Libraries

James Branch Cabell Library Monroe Park Campus
901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-1111
All Libraries
Tompkins-McCaw Library MCV Campus
509 N. 12th St., Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298-0582
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-0636

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