Through FR (2/27) – Screen-based new media entries accepted for Prime Time: Annual New Media Juried Exhibition. Contact for complete guidelines.
Through FR (1/30) – Submissions accepted for the Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize. Contact for guidelines. $25/$15 NC Writer’s Network members.
Through FR (1/30) – Portfolios accepted from local and regional artists for 2016 exhibitions. Contact for guidelines.
Through SA (1/31) – New Kids on the Block, works by new gallery members.
Through SA (1/31) – I Owe a Debt to the Library (Amongst Other Things), mixed media by Ana Baranda.
Through SA (2/28) – Buncombe Built, handmade instruments from Buncombe County.
Through MO (2/2) – Faces of Freedom, multiple artists’ work on theme of “freedom.”
Through (1/31) – Open auditions for the 2014 season. Contact to schedule appointment.
Through SU (3/1) – Drawing Discourse, juried exhibition of contemporary drawing.
Through TH (2/26) – Works by alumna Biljana Kroll. In the Weizenblatt Gallery.
ONGOING – Ceramics by Kate Gardner and Denise Baker.
Through SU (4/19) – Seeing with New Eyes, photography by Sharon Mammoser.
Through FR (2/20) – New Artists, New Works, New Year, debut works by six artists.
Through FR (2/20) – Paintings by Marcus Michels.
Through SA (2/20) – Ceramics by Michael Poness and paintings by Scott Upton.
ONGOING – Visual artists may enter their artwork in two open exhibits in 2015: Wood, Wind & Water (deadline Feb. 3) and Of the Earth: An Organic Exhibition (deadline March 3). Contact for guidelines. Free.
Through FR (4/17) – Emergence: Crafting an Identity, works by Haywood Community College alumni. Artists’ reception: Feb. 13, 6-8pm.
Through TH (2/12) – Surrealist paintings by Hannah Weaver.
Through SA (3/14) – Erotica Asheville, works by five artists focusing on themes of eroticism.
Through FR (1/30) – Bombogenesis, works depicting winter and snow.
Through SU (4/19) – Dynamic Narratives, works by women ceramic sculptors.
Through FR (2/27) – Little Importance, macrophotography by Daniel Mele.
Through FR (3/27) – Tracking Time, works by Anna Jensen and Karen Ann Myers
Through SA (2/28) – “Barns and Birds,” oil paintings by Cecil Bothwell.
Visit mountainx.com/support for full listings.
A support group for the family and friends of alcoholics. For full listings, visit mountainx.com/support.
For a full list of meetings in WNC, call 254-8539 or aancmco.org
For teens (13-19) and their parents. Meets every 3 weeks. Contact for details.
For those affected by another’s sexaholism. Confidential meetings available; contact for details.
Through SA (2/28) – Poetry contest submissions accepted. Contact for guidelines. $25 per every three poems.
WEDNESDAYS, 8am-9am – Contemplation Hour, open silent meditation/prayer. Free.
WEDNESDAYS, 9am – One Million Cups of Coffee: weekly entrepreneurs startup presentations.
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS, 10-10:45am -
WEDNESDAYS through (3/11), 10am-noon – “Critter Time For Tikes & Tots,” learning about animals for ages 3-5. $12. Meets every other week.
WE (1/28), 10:30-11:30am – Volunteer information open house.
WEDNESDAYS, 11am – “Bounce ‘n Books,” movement-based family story time.
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS, 11:15am-noon –
WEDNESDAYS, 11:30am-1pm – The Leicester Welcome Table offers a hot meal and fellowship. Open to all. Free.
WEDNESDAYS, 12:45-1:30pm –
TUESDAYS through THURSDAYS, 1-3pm – Peer support services for mental health, substance abuse and wellness.
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS, 1:45-2:30pm -
WE (1/28), 3-5pm – “Understanding Investment Term Sheets” seminar for investors and entrepreneurs sponsored by Asheville Angels. Registration required. $30.
WEDNESDAYS through (1/28), 3:30pm – Read to Springer the Therapy Dog. Registration required. Free.
WE (1/28), 4pm – Scarf-tying hands-on demonstration. Free.
WEDNESDAYS, 5:30pm – Ongoing fantasy roleplaying campaign for both new and veteran players. Free.
WEDNESDAYS, 5:30-7pm & THURSDAYS, 9:30am – Beginners Tai Chi class. Donations required.
WE (1/28), 5:30-7pm – “Tower Gardens and Hydroponics,” vertical gardening.
WEDNESDAYS, 6-8pm – Open meeting for songwriters, poets, and word lovers hosted by songwriter Jenna Lindbo. Free to attend.
WE (1/28), 7pm – Book launch for Bound By Flames by Jeaniene Frost
WE (1/28), 7pm – Blue Ridge Orchestra open rehearsal. Free. In the Reuter Center.
2nd & 4th WEDNESDAYS, 7pm – Salon series: Meeting the Shadow: The Hidden Power of the Dark Side of Human Nature.
WEDNESDAYS,7-8pm & SATURDAYS, 11am –
WEDNESDAYS, 7 pm & SATURDAYS, 4 pm – Held at 1316-C Parkwood Road.
WEDNESDAYS through SUNDAYS (1/28) until (2/22) – Annapurna.. Wed.-Sat.: 7:30pm; Sun.:2pm. $14-32/ $10 students.