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 (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 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 (6/20) – 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) – Applications accepted for six weeks of free vendor space at Spruce Street Market. Visit website for full details and guidelines.
Through MO (7/7) – The Wonder of Nature, watercolor paintings by Janice Lape. In the Blowers Gallery.
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: Roatan Paradise pale ale w/ pineapple & orange
Through (7/18) – Art in Bloom, plein air paintings.
Through (6/28) – Volunteers needed for an invasive exotic plant workshop at Lemon Gap.
Through (7/4) – Volunteers needed to assist with 4th of July celebration.
TU (6/17), 7:30-9am – “Entertaining Asheville,” with artists and representatives from Asheville Scene, Asheville Community Theater, the Tourists Baseball Club and more.
TUESDAYS through THURSDAYS, 9am-noon – Adult basic education/ high school equivalency classes. Registration required.
TU (6/17), 9am-6:30pm – A networking event open to women entrepreneurs. $10/ free for members.
TU (6/17), 10:30am – Held in the museum’s ArtPLAYce. Admission fees apply.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 12:30-3:30pm – Medical office support career classes. Registration required.
$2.50 Tuesday: $2.50 one-topping jumbo pizza slices & house cans (both locations)
$2.50 house pints
MONDAYS, 2:15-4pm & TUESDAYS, 7:30-9:30pm- Free with donations.
TUESDAYS, 2:30-5:30pm –
Through MO (6/23) – The Early Days of the Moog Synthesizer, photography.
$2 off growler fills
Food truck: Tin Can Pizzeria
TU (6/17), 5:30pm – Workshop on garden structures and vertical gardening. Free.
Bend & Brew Yoga ($15, includes beer tasting), 5:30pm
TUESDAYS, 6-8:30pm – Weekly social held at Asheville Pizza, 77 Coxe Ave.
TUESDAYS through (8/6), 6:30pm – Includes live music and square dance instruction. Free. Held on Main Street, Brevard.
TU (6/17), 7pm – Dr. Edward Hauser will discuss ocean sustainability and the health of the ocean biome.
TUESDAYS, 7-8:30pm – Conscious compassionate awareness meditation and group discussion. Contact for directions.
TU (6/17), 7pm – Comix Club: Sailor Twain: or, the Mermaid in the Hudson by Mark Siegel.
MO (6/16) through TH (6/19), 7pm – One-man reenactments of historic figures known for bravery. Mon.: Clara Barton; Tue.: Robert Smalls; Wed.: Harry S. Truman; Thu.: Patrick Henry. Held in Warren Wilson’s Morris Pavilion. $12 for series/ $4 per night
TU (6/17), 7-9pm – Great Life Health Series, class two. Looks at dietary wellness. $15.
Live Music: Pleasure Chest (blues, funk, rock, soul), 7pm
TU (6/17), 7:30-9:30pm – Screening of Bringing It Home, a documentary film about hemp. Post-screening discussion with filmmakers Linda Booker and Blaire Johnson. $10.
TU (6/17), 7:30pm – Bringing It Home, a documentary about industrial hemp. $10.
Live music: Open mic w/ Chris O’Neill, 8:30pm