Through (8/19) – All Kinds of Quilts, by Asheville Modern Quilt Guild. Opening reception Sunday, May 4, from 2-4pm.
Through FR (6/20) – Nominations will be accepted for the 37th annual Friends of the River Awards, for groups or individuals who have worked toward the restoration and enhancement of the French Broad River.
ONGOING – Classes for careers in the food and hotel industries. Includes American Hotel and Lodging Association Certification. Call for times. $25.
Through WE (6/11) – Resolve and Transform, self-taught Southern artists.
Through (6/20) – Portraits, paintings by John D. Monteith.
Through (6/20) – New Faces, works by of seven emerging local artists
Through (7/7) – re/production, re/presentation, photography by Lorne Blythe.
Through FR (8/1) – Fly Over, photography of WWII warbirds by Barbara Sammons.
Through MO (6/30) – Espressioni, paintings by Ruth Ilg.
Through SU (10/5) – Farm to Table: American Silver, handmade American silver objects.
Through MO (6/30) – Visual Cues, encaustic paintings by Jane Wells Harrison.
Through FR (9/5) – Flora, botanical themed prints.
Through TH (6/12) – Area artists may apply for membership. Contact for requirements.
Through SA (8/30) – Submissions will be accepted for the Literary Fiction Contest. Contact for guidelines.
Through TU (7/1) – On the Verge, sculptors by Leonid Siveriver and photography by Robert Asman.
Through FR (6/20) – Works by potters from Transylvania County and WNC.
Through TH (7/3) – Primordial Forms, glass sculpture by Chad Holliday.
Through SU (9/14) – The Uncharted Course from Realism to Abstraction, paintings and prints by Minna Citron.
Through (6/28) – Registration is open for this run to benefit the free summer concert series. $30/ $25 before June 26.
Through (6/14) – Volunteers needed to assist with this music and street festival held in downtown Lenior on June 13 & 14.
Through (6/20) – Artists may submit works to be considered for the Signature Piece, auctioned at WNCAP’s Raise Your Hand benefit auction in October. The winning entry raises funds for supporting AIDS patients and their families and will be featured in regional media publications.
Through WE (6/25) – Keeping of the Moon, paintings inspired by the Moon.
Through (6/29) – Rinse, sculptures and paintings by Randy Shull.
Through TH (6/26) – Instant Photography: 2003-2014, polaroids by Adam Void.
Through FR (7/4) – Registration is open for this event sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of N. Buncombe, benefiting student scholarships. $25/ $30 after June 20.
Through (7/31) – A Lasting Legacy, works by local women from the late 19th century.
Through FR (7/18) – Works by NC art educators.
Tasty Tuesday: Watermelon Pils on tap
TU (6/10), 1pm – Book Club: The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philipp Sendker. LE
TUESDAYS through THURSDAYS, 9am-noon – Adult basic education/ high school equivalency classes. Registration required.
Through MO (7/7) – 2014 Appalachian Pastel Society Non-Juried Exhibition.
TU (6/10), 9am – Canoe excursion. Meets at Paddy’s Creek area bathhouse breezeway. Registration required.
TU (6/10), 9am-1pm – To develop a regional vision for natural production development in WNC in conjunction with the university’s masters of chemistry program. Free. Registration required.
Through SA (8/23) – Ctrl + P, 3-D printer works
TU (6/10), 10-11:30am – Seminar on programs and services for small businesses hosted by U.S. Small Business Administration.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 12:30-3:30pm – Medical office support career classes. Registration required.
TUESDAYS, 2:30-5:30pm –
TUESDAYS, 3-6pm –
TU (6/10), 3-5pm – Discussion of The Flamethrowers by Rachael Kushner.
Through MO (6/23) – The Early Days of the Moog Synthesizer, photography.
TUESDAYS, 6-8:30pm – Weekly social held at Asheville Pizza, 77 Coxe Ave.
TU (6/10), 6pm – Held at
TU (6/10), 6:30pm – Monthly meeting.
TUESDAYS, 7-8:30pm – Conscious compassionate awareness meditation and group discussion. Contact for directions.
Tu (6/10), 7pm – Karen White discusses her novel, A Long Time Gone.
Live Music: Kon Tiki (tropical swing), 7pm