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.
FR (4/18) through SA (5/18) – Slown Down Pictures, pop art with an original soundtrack.
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.
Through (6/15) – Look Again, a look at the byproducts of contemporary society.
FR (5/2) through SU (6/1) – New Beginnings, sculpture.
TH (5/9) through (6/30) – Jamaica People, photography by Jessica Rehfield.
Through SA (5/31) – Innocent, collages by Adam Void.
SU (5/11) through FR (5/16) – Pet food drive hosted by Asheville Area Pet Sitters. Dropoffs at Edna’s of Asheville, Waggers Dog Depot and Avenue M. Stock.
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.
Seasonal Release: Snakedancer Saison
Through FR (5/30) – Walk On The Wild Side, depictions of animals in various mediums. Opening reception May 23, 5pm.
Through SU (6/20) – Textile Constructions, large-scale fabric works by Terry Jarrard-Dimond.
Through (6/20) – Portraits, paintings by John D. Monteith.
Through (8/20) – Registration is open for the summer league, which plays at Memorial Stadium. $40/ $25 for new women participants.
Through (6/2) – Registration open for Women’s Ultimate Camp, which runs June 2-July 28 at Memorial Stadium. Free.
Through (6/2) – Registration open Youth Ultimate Clinics, for grades 3-5. Free. Held at Memorial Stadium.
Limited Release: Ringmaster’s Reserve Series
Live Music: acoustic
Live Music: Bread & Butter (bluegrass, Americana), 6pm; Food Truck: Fuel (paleo)
Through (5/23) – Teams can register for this zipline fundraiser for The Austism Society held June 1 in downtown Asheville. Teams agree to raise $1100.
WEDNESDAYS & SATURDAYS, 8am-noon –
WEDNESDAYS & SATURDAYS, 8am-noon –
Through (5/30), 5pm-2am – Images by Ron Killian
TH (5/29) – Open Mic.
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.
WE (5/14), 9am – Discussion Group meeting.
WE (5/14), 9-10:30am – Hendersonville residents are invited to use shredders for sensitive documents. Free with donation of canned goods or toiletries to benefit Storehouse or IAM. Held at Patton Park, 59 E. Clairmont Drive, Hendersonville.
WE (5/14), 9:30am – Meeting at Black Mountain Presbyterian Church, 117 Montreat Road, Black Mountain.
WE (5/14), 10am – Sewing group. SW
WE (5/14), 11:30am – Bradlee Robbert discusses use of protons instead of x-rays in radiation oncology. Reuter Center.
WE (5/14), 11:30am – “Proton Therapy.” Reuter Center.
$3 pints all day
$8.50 growler fills
WEDNESDAYS, 2pm – Class for caregivers. Held at Shaws Creek Baptist Church, 91 Shaws Creek Church Road, Hendersonville.
WEDNESDAYS through (11/30), 2-6pm –
WEDNESDAYS, 2:30-6:30pm –
$2 off growler fills
WE (5/14), 3:30pm – For ages 6-12.
Food truck: Root Down (comfort food, Cajun)
$3.50 all pints at Coxe location; “Whedon Wednesday’s” at Merrimon location; Wet Nose Wednesday (special treats for dogs) at Coxe location, 5-8pm
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS, 5:30-8:30pm – ESL classes. Registration required.
WE (5/14), 6-9pm – “How to Start a Nonprofit Entity.” Held at Arden site.
WE (5/14), 6pm – Presentation: “The Built Environment and Nature.”
WE (5/14) through SA (5/17), 6pm – Proceeds benefit the Asheville Lions Eye Clinic.
WE (5/14), 7pm – Illustrator Charles Vess discusses Seven Wild Sisters: A Modern Fairytale.
WE (5/14), 7pm – Salon discussion of Women Who Run With the Wolves by Dr. Clarissa Pinkola Estes.
WEDNESDAYS, 7pm – Blue Ridge Orchestra open rehearsal. Reuter Center.
TH (5/8) through SU (5/25) – Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. $40. Wed.-Sat., 8pm; Sat.-Sun., 2pm.
TH (5/15), 3:30pm – The Children First/CIS Mind the Gap Tour will call attention to issues that hinder the success of children and families in poverty.