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 (10/14) – Applications will be accepted for this grant from the Asheville Area Arts Council to provide financial support for committed, accomplished artists.
Through FR (8/1) – Fly Over, photography of WWII warbirds by Barbara Sammons.
Through TU (7/31) – World’s Apart, works by Peggy Horne Taylor.
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. Opening reception: July 25, 7-9pm.
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.
FR (7/25) 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 (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.
ONGOING - Two Worlds, abstract watercolors by Mick Donelan.
Through SA (9/27) – Works from artists Kenneth Baskin, John L. Cleaveland, Brad Sells, Lee Sipe and Mike Smith.
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.
WE (7/30), 5-6pm – First in Series Book Club for ages 7 to 12. Free.
Through FR (10/3) - The Photography of Lewis Hine: Exposing Child Labor in North Carolina, 1908-1918, photographs of child textile workers.
TUESDAYS through THURSDAYS, 9am-noon – Adult basic education/ high school equivalency classes. Registration required.
THURSDAYS – T’ai Chi Qi Gong with Charles Pannell. $12 drop-in.
THURSDAYS, 10:11:30am - T’ai Chi Qi Gong class. $12.
TH (7/31), 10:30am – Experiments with magnets. BM
TH (7/31), 11am – Sharon Clark brings music and storytelling to Leicester. LE
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 12:30-3:30pm – Medical office support career classes. Registration required.
TH (7/31), 2:30pm & 4pm – Hobey Ford’s Golden Rod Puppets show. Reservations required.WV
TH (7/31), 2:30pm – Professor Whizzpop. SS
THURSDAYS (through 10/31), 3-6pm -
THURSDAYS, 3:30-6pm –
TH (7/31), 3:30pm – Storyteller and musician Sharon Clarke. SA
FR (7/31), 6-9pm - One Leg Up, jazz. Free.
THURSDAYS through (7/31), 6-7:30pm – Stiff Guy Yoga. $40 for four sessions.
TH (7/31), 6-9pm – Seminar: “How to Effectively Market Your Natural Products.”
TH (7/31), 6pm – Presentation on climate change with research scientist Laura Stevens. Free with gate fee for parking.
MONDAYS, 7-8:30pm & THURSDAYS, 8-8:40am – In the tradition of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. All levels. Free.
TH (7/31), 7pm – Inspiration speaker Matthew Sanford discusses his book Waking: A Memoir of Trauma and Transcendence.
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.
TH (7/31), 7pm – Ranger-led hike discussing habitat fragmentation. Meets at MP 388.8.
THURSDAYS, 7-8pm – Focuses on an emphasis on the spirit. Free. Meets at 90 Zillicoa St.
TH (7/31), 7pm – Works in Translation Bookclub: City of Angels by Christa Wolf.
TH (7/31), 7:30-9:30pm – Janiec Opera Company presents Sweeney Todd. $40.
THURSDAYS through SUNDAYS (7/17) until (8/3) – Promises. Thu.-Sat.: 7:30pm; Sun.:2:30pm. $26.56.
TH (7/31), 7:45-9:30pm – Classical guitarist Hiroya Tsukamoto performs. $12.
WEDNESDAYS through SUNDAYS until (8/24) – Miss Saigon. Wed.-Sat.: 8pm; Thu., Sat. & Sun.: 2pm. $40.
TH (7/31), 9:30pm – Neighbors. Free.