Through (8/19) – All Kinds of Quilts, by Asheville Modern Quilt Guild. Opening reception Sunday, May 4, from 2-4pm.
ONGOING – Classes for careers in the food and hotel industries. Includes American Hotel and Lodging Association Certification. Call for times. $25.
Through FR (8/1) – Fly Over, photography of WWII warbirds by Barbara Sammons.
Through MO (9/1) – Bits and Pieces, sculptures by Raven Tata. Artist’s reception: August 2, 5pm.
Through SA (8/2) – A Retrospective, sculpture and ceramics by R. N. Grinnell/Banister.
Through (8/16) – Applications will be accepted for the N.C. Arts Council Regional Artist Project. Open to artists in Henderson, Polk, and Transylvania counties. Contact for guidelines.
Through FR (8/15) – Works by artists of Burlingame Country Club.
Through SU (8/31) – Paintings by Joyce Schlapkohl.
Through SU (8/31) – Screen prints, stickers and other works by California artist Bigfoot.
Through WE (8/27) – Wooden sculptures by Mark Gardner.
Through TU (8/19) – Glass works by John Almaguer. Held at Beverly-Hanks Discovery Center, 1 Town Square Blvd.
Through FR (10/31) – Drifting Toward the Names of Things, paper works by Brian T. Leahy.
Through SU (8/31) – Life in Motion, works by Alyson Markell and Kenn Kotara.
ONGOING – Community, abstract works by Sharon Louden.
Through SU (8/31) – Swannanoa Fine Arts League members juried exhibit.
Through (8/30) – Volunteers needed to monitor monarch butterflies to aid conservation efforts and knowledge.
Through FR (9/12) – Carolina Through My Lens, photography by Joye Ardyn Durham.
Through TU (9/30) - Artifacts and Contraptions, glass and mixed media sculptures by artists Peter Wright and Audrey Wilson.
FR (8/1) through SA (8/30) – Paintings, architectural drawings and iron work by Anthony Lord.
ONGOING - Two Worlds, abstract watercolors by Mick Donelan.
Through SU (8/31) – Urban Photography From The Streets Of A Bohemian Mountain Town, street photography by Joe Longobardi. Opening reception: August 6, 8pm.
Through SA (9/27) – Works from artists Kenneth Baskin, John L. Cleaveland, Brad Sells, Lee Sipe and Mike Smith.
Through SA (9/27) – Ahead of the Curve, contemporary works focusing on lines.
Through TH (8/21) – Pattern Texture Emotion, quilts.
Through (8/30) – The foundation seeks two volunteers to serve as group facilitators for a proposed local support group. Contact for details.
WEDNESDAYS, 1-2:30pm – For people with dementia, Alzheimer’s or brain damage and their care-partners. Held in UNCA’s Sherrill Center.
TH (7/31) through SA (8/2), 7pm – Tradition mountain music and dancing, including bluegrass and clogging. Contact for full schedule. $20/$10 children 12 and younger.
Through FR (10/3) - The Photography of Lewis Hine: Exposing Child Labor in North Carolina, 1908-1918, photographs of child textile workers.
FRIDAYS through SUNDAYS (7/31) through (8/9), 8pm – Music on the Rock: The Songs of the 60s, tribute concert. $24.
FRIDAY through SUNDAYS until (8/23), 7:30pm – The Taming of the Shrew. Free.
FR (8/1), 9am-6pm & SA (8/2), 9am-5pm – Artisan crafts, demonstrations and live music and dance. Free to attend.
FR (8/1), 10am – Ranger-led 2.5-mile hike to Graveyard Fields. Meets at MP 418.8.
FR (8/1), 11am-3:30pm – “You Can Make a Difference Day,” with a car wash, art sale, bake sale and service projects to benefit community charities. Contact for full schedule.
FRIDAYS through (8/22), 2-3pm – Yoga Nidra meditation. $11/$40 for series.
FRIDAYS, 3-6pm –
1st FRIDAYS, 4-5pm – For ages 5 to 12. Free.
FR (8/1), 7-9pm – Blind Lemon Phillips, blues/funk. Free.
THURSDAYS through SUNDAYS (7/17) until (8/3) – Promises. Thu.-Sat.: 7:30pm; Sun.:2:30pm. $26.56.
FRIDAYS through SATURDAYS until (8/17) – Driving Miss Daisy. Fri.&Sat.:7:30pm; Sun.:2:30pm. $12-$22.
WEDNESDAYS through SUNDAYS until (8/24) – Miss Saigon. Wed.-Sat.: 8pm; Thu., Sat. & Sun.: 2pm. $40.
FR (8/1), 8pm – Tales & Ales.
FR (8/1), 9pm – All proceeds and a portion of bar sales at this Slice of Comedy stand-up and music event will support the Desmelik family and their young son’s medical costs. $8.