Through FR (2/27) – Screen-based new media entries accepted for Prime Time: Annual New Media Juried Exhibition. Contact for complete guidelines.
For a full list of meetings in WNC, call 254-8539 or aancmco.org
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.
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.
Through SA (2/28) – Poetry contest submissions accepted. Contact for guidelines. $25 per every three poems.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 9-9:45am -
TH (1/29), 9:15am – Three-and-a-half mile hike on Bent Tree Loop. Registration required. Free/$3 carpool.
TH (1/29), 10am-noon – “Learn how to contract with the City of Asheville” workshop. Registration required. Free.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 10am-noon – Circus-themed mini class, for babies and children up to age 6. $5 per child per class.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 10:30-11:15am -
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 11am-noon – Buddhist discussion and meditation. Free.
TH (1/29), 11:30am – Rural Planning Organization Transportation Advisory Committee meeting.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, noon-12:45pm -
TH (1/29), noon – “Budgeting 101″ seminar. Free.
TH (1/29), noon-12:30pm – “Mentoring Works,” information session.
TUESDAYS through THURSDAYS, 1-3pm – Peer support services for mental health, substance abuse and wellness.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 1:15-2pm -
THURSDAYS, 1:30-3pm – Images from a collection of historic WNC photographs will be viewed. Presented by the Community Foundation of Henderson County. Free.
Tom Selleck’s 70th birthday celebration: Party with Burial’s Tom Selleck painting, Selleck-inspired beers, cake & mustaches, 2-10pm
TH (1/29), 2:30pm – Q&A with author Elizabeth Kostova.
TU (1/27), 10am-noon – “An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Bridging the Digital Divide” seminar.
Food truck: Tin Can Pizzeria
TU (1/29), 4:30pm – STEM Lecture: “New Developments in Medicine.” Reuter Center.
$3.50 pints at Merrimon location
THURSDAYS through (1/29), 5:30 – “Manage Your Money” seminar series. Free.
TH (1/29), 5:30pm – General meeting. Free.
Asheville Ale Trail: Chat with new head brewer Hollie Stephenson, 5:30pm
Live music: DJ Marley, 5:30pm
THURSDAYS, 6 pm –
Live music: CarolinaBound (country, folk), 6pm
THURSDAYS, 6pm – Info: 407-0460
Live music: 49 Winchester (Americana), 6pm
THURSDAYS, 6:15pm – Weekly meetings for sharpening public speaking skills. Free.
TH (1/29), 6:30-9pm – Food, faith and fellowship meeting for Catholics in their 20s & 30s. Free to attend.
THURSDAYS, 6:30-8 p.m. –
TH (1/29), 7pm – Matt Kepnes discusses his book How to Travel the World on $50 a Day
TH (1/29), 7pm – Works in Translation book club: Tomorrow in the Battle Think on Me by Javier Marias.
Live music: Wayne Bodley (Americana, rock), 7pm
TH (1/29), 7:30pm – Listen to This: Stories in Performance Series: Stories From Siblings. $15.
WEDNESDAYS through SUNDAYS (1/28) until (2/22) – Annapurna.. Wed.-Sat.: 7:30pm; Sun.:2pm. $14-32/ $10 students.