Quilts of metal: Delicate stitches take an industrial turn in David Earl Tomlinson's exhibit of metal quilts. Tradition Revisited will be on display at Mica gallery in Bakersville, Saturday, July 13 through Sunday, Sept. 15. Opening reception: Saturday, July 13, 5-8 p.m.
Downhill summer hike: Leave the climb for another time with the Friends of the Smokies' July hike. This moderate trek will take adventurers through Newfound Gap down to the Kephart Prong Trailhead on Tuesday, July 16. Photo courtesy of Friends of the Smokies.
The many rings of Saturn: Investigate Saturn's rings and moons at a Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute presentation on Friday, July 12. Photo courtesy of PARI.