Through FR (5/16) – Early registration for 11th annual Fletcher Flyer bike ride, benefiting Blue Ridge Bicycle Club. Held June 1 at Oskar Blues Brewery, 342 Mountain Industrial Drive, Brevard. $45.
Through WE (5/28) – Like Me: An Exploration of Social Identity, by Shonie Kuykendall. Photography.
Through (8/19) – All Kinds of Quilts, by Asheville Modern Quilt Guild. Opening reception Sunday, May 4, from 2-4pm.
TH (5/1) through FR (5/31) – Collage, by Pat Perkerson. Mixed media. Opening reception Friday, May 2, 5-8pm.
Through FR (5/9) – Photos may be submitted for White Squirrel Photography Contest. $5 entry fee. Contact for submission guidelines.
FR (4/18) through SA (5/18) – Slown Down Pictures, pop art with an original soundtrack.
ONGOING – Large flow paintings show.
Through (9/1) – Works by art department faculty.
Through (5/7) – abstract pastels by Bridget Risdon Hepler
ONGOING – Classes for careers in the food and hotel industries. Includes American Hotel and Lodging Association Certification. Call for times. $25.
Through WE (5/14) – Pioneer, self-taught artists.
Through TU (8/19) – All Kinds of Quilts, works by Asheville Modern Quilt Guild.
Through TU (5/27) – Call to artists to create or provide chairs for the “Chair-ity” Auction on Aug. 3.
Through (7/31) – Pastels by Nicora Gangi.
TH (5/1) through SA (5/10) – Half-price book sale to benefit the library. SW.
Through (6/15) – Look Again, a look at the byproducts of contemporary society.
FR (5/2) through SU (6/1) – New Beginnings, sculpture.
Through SA (5/31) – Innocent, collages by Adam Void.
Through MO (6/30) – Community members may nominate deserving families or individuals in Buncombe, Henderson or Haywood counties to receive a new roof as part of this national campaign.
Through (5/1) – Works by senior art students. Opening reception: April 11, 5:30pm.
TU (5/6), 7pm – Learn about the Enneagram system.
Through (5/30), 5pm-2am – Images by Ron Killian
TUESDAYS through THURSDAYS, 9am-noon – Adult basic education/ high school equivalency classes. Registration required.
Through FR (5/30) – Craft Tryon, works by Tryon artists.
Through (5/15), 9am-noon – Haywood County Plant Clinic open to answer questions about plants.
TU (5/6), 9:30am-12:3opm – With oil painter Mike Alonzo at the corner of Lyman and Roberts streets.
TU (5/6), 11:30am – Includes a discussion of raised bed vegetable gardening.
1st TUESDAYS, noon-3pm – Held at West Asheville Presbyterian Church, 690 Haywood Road.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 12:30-3:30pm – Medical office support career classes. Registration required.
TU (5/6), 3-6pm – “An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Bridging the Digital Divide.”
MO (5/5) through SU (5/11) – Screen-Free Week activities. Free. Wed.-Sat.: 3:30-4:40pm; Sun.:1-2pm.
TU (5/6), 5-9:30pm – Season kickoff beach party at Lake Lure will benefit the Chamber of Hickory Nut Gorge. $25/$40 couples/children under 12 free.
TUESDAYS, 6-8:30pm – Weekly social held at Asheville Pizza, 77 Coxe Ave.
TU (5/6), 6pm – Swannanoa Library, 101 West Charleston St.
TU (5/6), 7-8pm –
TU (5/6), 7pm – Friends of the Library annual meeting with author Lee Smith as speaker.
TU (5/6), 7pm – Book Club: The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis. EK.
TU (5/6), 7pm – Dirty Dancing, 7pm. $6. Optional dance contest at 5:30pm.
TUESDAYS, 7-8:30pm – Conscious compassionate awareness meditation and group discussion. Contact for directions.
TU (5/6), 7:30pm – World Affairs Council: NSA Spying and the Constitution. Reuter Center.