Through SU (11/30) – Spirits of the Flame, flameworked glass sculpture.
Through WE (12/31) – Hops & Crafts, mugs, steins & tankards by regional artist.
Through SU (11/30) – Skies Over Appalachia, paintings by Jane Desonier.
Through MO (12/15) – Applications open for this annual event honoring the legacy of Black Mountain College. All genres and disciplines. Contact for full guidelines. Free.
Through SU (11/30) – Gallery member ceramic art show.
Through WE (12/31) – Poster art by Joshua Marc Levy.
Through SA (12/31) – Cautionary Tales, photography by Priscilla Smith.
Through MO (12/29) – Eyeing the Landscape, photography by Ron Martin-Adkins.
Through FR (12/19) – Gifts needed for children in the foster care system. Contact to be given a wish list from a child.
Through SU (12/31) – Pet supplies and monetary donations will be collected for Blue Ridge Humane Society and Charlie’s Angels Animal Rescue. Contact for drop-off locations.
Through (12/19) – Posada: Marigolds & Skulls, prints by Jose Guadalupe.
Through (1/15) – The Future is Certain, contemporary paintings by Carly Greene.
Through SA (12/20) – Next: New Photographic Visions, juried exhibition.
Through SA (12/13) – Book Giving Tree, donations for disadvantaged children. $10 minimum.
Through FR (12/12) – Sponsor a child during the holidays. Contact for details.
Through SU (12/21) – Works by Angela Cunningham and Anis Crofts.
Through TH (1/1) – Wearable art works by Edwin Bringle, Liz Spear, Stacy Lane, Nita Forde and Kathryn Faille.
Through SU (1/25) – Paintings and wood etchings by Jim Southerland.
Through MO (11/24) – Structural Abstraction, multimedia exhibit by Ian Cage. In Ramsey Library. Free.
Through TU (2/3) – Beyond Textures, multimedia.
Through WE (12/31) – Expressionist landscapes by Jean Claude Roy.
Through MO (11/24) – The organization will collect shoeboxes filled with gifts, hygiene products, school supplies for children in 150 countries. Contact for details and drop off locations.
Through FR (12/19) – Sacred Spaces, works by three artists.
Through FR (12/12) – Meghan Thomas, photography. In the Weizenblatt Gallery. Free.
FR (11/21) through SU (11/23) – Industrial Modern Art + Artifacts, works by Robert Gardner.
ONGOING – A Confluence of Elements, works by various artists.
Through TH (12/4) – Donations accepted for Brother Wolf Animal Rescue’s “Paws to Give” holiday fundraiser.
Through TH (1/1) – Short scripts accepted for consideration in Brief Encounters 2015. Contact for details.
Through (12/21) – Volunteers are needed to work as artist curators for 2015 exhibits.
Through FR (1/9) – Odyssey ClayWorks: A Collective Perspective, ceramics.
SATURDAYS, 7am-noon –
SA (11/22), 7am-noon – Holiday garage sale of decorations and treats benefits group homes for people with developmental disabilities. Free to attend.
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SA (11/22), 9am-4pm – Art and craft bazaar with works by Henderson County artists and crafters. Free to attend.
SA (11/22) through SA (1/4), 8am-8pm – “Winter Lights,” light show and festivities in the garden. Admission fees apply.
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SATURDAYS through (11/22), 9am – “Health Insurance Basics & Budgeting for Health,” seminar. Free.
SA (11/22), 9am – “World Game,” problem solving game. $10.
SA (11/22), 9am-1pm – Service work project to maintain trails and clear drains, problem areas and mud puddles. Co-sponsored by REI. Registration required. Free.
SA (11/22), 9am – Proceeds from this run benefit Transylvania County’s Sharing House. $10 or 10 cans of non-perishable food. Begins at Brevard College J.A. Jones Library.
SA (11/22), 9am-1pm – Holiday Market, includes local handcrafted gifts and food. Free to attend.
SA (11/22), 10am-4pm – Includes works by local artists and crafters. Free to attend.
SA (11/22), 10am-5pm – Marshall handmade market. Free to attend.
SA (11/22) & SU (11/23) – Works by family and guest artists. Sat.: 10am-5pm; Sun.: noon-5pm.
SA (11/22), 10am-1pm – Motorcyclists may bring toys or cash to donate to Henderson County foster children. $10 toy or cash donation. Toys will be delivered to Henderson Courthouse in a parade through downtown Hendersonville at 2:30 p.m. Free to attend.
SA (11/22), 10am – Book sharing for school age kids with certified therapy dog. Reservations required. Free.
SA (11/22), 10am-2pm – Features works by students and faculty from the art department. In the S. Tucker Cooke Gallery. Free to attend.
TUESDAYS through SUNDAYS until (12/31), 11am-3pm – Holiday gift market. Free to attend.
SA (11/22), 11am – “Home for the Holidays” themed parade through downtown Asheville. Free.
SA (11/22), 2pm – “The Social Function of Narrative in Appalachian Society.” Presented by the Asheville History Center. In the Reuter Center.
SA (11/22), 3pm – Tim Swink discusses his book Curing Time. Free.
SA (11/22), 3pm – Healing and support gathering for those who have lost someone to suicide. Registration required. Free.
SA (11/22), 3pm – Ray Carpenter discusses his book Beesch.
SA (11/22), 4-7pm – Tickets to this dinner, auction and bluegrass & gospel music concert benefit the church. $8.
SA (11/22), 6-9pm – Proceeds from this silent auction and reading of works discussing human-animal relationships will benefit Brother Wolf Animal Rescue, Chicken Rescue and Sanctuary and Triangle Chance for All. Free to attend.
SA (11/22), 6pm – “A Knight to Remember,” madrigal dinner show. $30/$15 children.
SA (11/22), 6-8pm – Works by Open Hearts Center artists. Free to attend.
SA (11/22), 7pm – Peter Tuchi discusses his book A Muse and a Maze: Writing as Puzzle, Mystery and Magic.
SA (11/22), 7-7:30pm – Preconcert lecture with ASO music director Daniel Meyer. Free.
SA (11/22), 7pm – Fall concert. $5-10, by donation.
SA (11/22), 7pm – Readings by Allan Wolf, Alli Marshall, Matthew Olzmann, Melissa Crowe and Katey Schulz. Free to attend.
SA (11/22), 7pm – Letters to Abigail,Appalachian/Americana. $15.
THURSDAYS through SATURDAYS until (11/22), 7:30pm – Different Strokes! Performing Arts Collective presents Next Fall. $18/$15 advance, seniors & students.
FRIDAYS through SUNDAYS until (11/23) – God of Carnage. Fri. & Sat.: 7:30pm; Sun.: 2:30pm. $15.
TH (11/20) through SU (11/23) – The Muckle Man. Thur.-Sat.: 7:30pm; Sun.: 2pm. In the Carol Belk Theater. $12.
WE (11/19) through SU (11/23) – Flyin West. In Owen Theater. Wed., Thur., & Sat.: 7:30pm; Sun.: 2:30pm. No Friday Show. $10/$8 students.
SA (11/22), 7:30pm – Acoustic Corner instructor’s concert. $15.
FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS until (11/22), 8pm – Identity XYZ. $12.
WEDNESDAYS through SUNDAYS (11/26) through (12/21) – A Christmas Carol. Wed.-Sat.: 8pm; Wed., Thur., Sat. & Sun.:2pm. $40/$25 students/$10 children.
SA (11/22), 8-11pm – Flashback Dance Party, Motown-90’s music. $5.
(pd.) November 22, 2015 8:00PM HIGDON Machine, OLIVERIO Dynasty Timpani Concerto, TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 4. Tickets: 828-254-7046, ashevillesymphony.org