Days and hours of operation may vary. Call ahead or see website before visiting venue.

810 Weekend Gallery, 810 Caroline St. New works by Beverley Coates (watercolors), Penny A. Parrish (photography) and Lynn Abbott (acrylics and oils). First Friday reception 6-8:30 p.m. 540/371-4099.

Art First Gallery, 824 Caroline St. “Monarchs and More,” monarch watercolors and other drawings and paintings by Carolyn Cameron. Through June 2. First Friday reception 6-9 p.m. 540/371-7107;

Artful Dimensions Gallery, 922 Caroline St. “Plum Peachy—Works by Joe Wilkinson,” local and exotic woodworks inspired from nature’s creations. Through June 3. First Friday reception 6-9 p.m. 540/899-6319;

Artists’ Undertaking Gallery, 309 Mill St., Occoquan. “Simply Spring,” photography and digital paintings by David and Jane Ernst; fiber work by Lauren Jacobs; and jewelry by Tyler Kulenguski. Through May 6. 703/494-0584;

Atrium Gallery Art Studio, 526–2 Wolfe St. Works by Nancie Harris. Acrylic and watercolor paintings, Chinese embroidery, turquoise jewelry and cigar boxes. 540/538-6072.

Backdoor Gallery, 819 Caroline St. Works by local artists. First Friday reception 6-9 p.m. 540/371-3900;

Brush Strokes Gallery, 824 Caroline St. “DC—24 Hours Project,” a collection of images by Medina Roberts. Through June 2. First Friday reception 6-9 p.m. 540/368-0560;

Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Howell Branch, 806 Lyons Blvd. “Chaotic Caldera: A Visual Abstraction of Yellowstone National Park,” photographs by Rachael Carroll. Through May 31. 540/372-1144;

Coldwell Banker Elite, 233 N. Irving Ave. Colonial Beach. Member works from Colonial Beach Artist’s Guild, including bird art, as part of the local Osprey Festival. Through May 4. 202/271-6050.

Colonial Beach Brewery, 215C Washington St., Colonial Beach. Works by regional artists. 540/538-1443.

Colonial Beach Chamber of Commerce, 106 Hawthorn St., Colonial Beach. Featuring Osprey and bird art by regional artists, as part of Colonial Beach Osprey Festival. Through May 5. 804/224-8145.

Colonial Beach Museum, 128 Hawthorn St., Colonial Beach. New exhibit. 804/214-9508;

Community Bank of the Chesapeake, 425 William St. Community Art Series: works by Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts.

Darbytown Art Studio, 241 Charles St. Works by featured artists: photographer Theresa Rasmussen and jewelry artist Dwyn Lacey. A portion of her sales, including items sold during First Friday, will support the Friends of the Rappahannock. First Friday reception 6-9 p.m. 804/334-5156;

Dockside Realty, 104 Taylor St., Colonial Beach. Photography exhibit, featuring works by Rick and Sue Henderson. 757/435-5578.

Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts, 813 Sophia St. Frederick Gallery: “Urban, Suburban, and Rural.” Members Gallery: works by Paul Tebo. First Friday reception 6–8:30 p.m. 540/373-5646;

Gari Melchers Home and Studio, Belmont, 224 Washington St., Falmouth. Rotating works by early-20th-century artist Gari Melchers. Included with museum admission. 540/654-1015;

The James Monroe Museum, 908 Charles St. New exhibit: “James Monroe: the Library of a President,” include books owned by James Monroe, as well as those obtained by the museum that are contemporary editions of works known to be in his personal collection. 540/654-1043;

Jarrett Thor Fine Arts, 100 Taylor St., Colonial Beach. The Artists’ Alliance: Special Juried Regional Art Show of bird art, as part of Osprey Festival. Avian collagraphs by guest artist Bonnie Murray, plus paintings and decorative minerals by Carl and Joyce Thor. Through May 5. 804/224-6007.

LibertyTown Arts Workshop, 916 Liberty St. LibertyTown Patrons’ Show: 11th annual Fundraiser Show. Opens May 3, with drawing on May 17. First Friday reception 5–9 p.m.540/371-7255;

Louisa Arts Center, Purcell Art Gallery, 212 Fredericksburg Ave., Louisa. Works by David Robatin. Through May 24.

Mary Washington Hospital, hallway gallery on first floor. New paintings by local artists. Featured artist: David Johnson. A portion of sales benefit hospital; buy works during gift shop hours.

National Museum of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle. “War Dogs: Never Above You, Never Below You, Always Beside You,” May 18 to September. 877/653-1775;

The Old Stone Warehouse, the Famous Unknown Art Gallery, 923 Sophia St. Drawings and paintings of Florida by Jack Edlund, local artworks and historical artifacts. Call for hours. 540/207-1071.

PONSHOP Studio and Gallery, 712 Caroline St. “The Art of Recovery,” sponsored by Kenmore Club, which honors the role creativity plays in mental wellness. Through May 27. First Friday reception 5-9 p.m. 540/656-2215;

Potomac River Fisheries Commission, 222 Taylor St., Colonial Beach. Works by Jane Huie and Norma Baretincic from Mattawoman Creek Art Center. 540/372-2066.

Sophia Street Studios, 1104 Sophia St. Works by local artists. First Friday reception 6-9 p.m. 540/372-3459;

Tappahannock Art Gallery, 200 Prince St. Student Art Show, featuring works by students in Essex County. Through May 26. Artists reception May 19 at 2 p.m. 804/925-1011.

Wegner Gallery, 520 Wolfe St. Paintings by brothers Steven and Stewart Wegner. 540/373-5662;

Westmoreland County Museum, 43 Court Square, Montross. Works by Cathy Wilson and her students. May 15, 5-7 p.m.

—Compiled by Gail Choochan

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