Through (8/19) – All Kinds of Quilts, by Asheville Modern Quilt Guild. Opening reception Sunday, May 4, from 2-4pm.
ONGOING – Classes for careers in the food and hotel industries. Includes American Hotel and Lodging Association Certification. Call for times. $25.
Through FR (8/1) – Fly Over, photography of WWII warbirds by Barbara Sammons.
Through SU (9/7) – Dox Thrash, An American Journey: Georgia to Philadelphia, print works.
SA (7/26), 6:30am-11:30am – Volunteers needed to assist with the Asheville Color Run, which benefits the foundation. Must be 15 or older.
Through SA (7/27) – Paintings and illustrations by Trek 6, Ishmael, Ted Harper, Topr, Melt FTK, Big Bertha and Gus Cutty.
Through WE (8/27) – Cash Crop, life-size sculptures of slaves during the trans-Atlantic slave trade. $6/Free students 12th grade and younger.
Through TU (7/31) – World’s Apart, works by Peggy Horne Taylor.
Through SU (7/27) – Evolution of the Landscape, works by William Vandever, Jo Ridge Kelley and Ranoma Bronkar Bannavan. Opening reception: July 18, 6pm
Through SU (8/31) – Pop Gun, photography Sandlin Gaither.
Through (7/18) – Art in Bloom, plein air paintings.
Through (7/27) – The Luminous Surface, channel video and audio visual works
Through MO (9/1) – Bits and Pieces, sculptures by Raven Tata. Artist’s reception: August 2, 5pm.
Through SA (8/2) – A Retrospective, sculpture and ceramics by R. N. Grinnell/Banister.
Through (8/16) – Applications will be accepted for the N.C. Arts Council Regional Artist Project. Open to artists in Henderson, Polk, and Transylvania counties. Contact for guidelines.
Through SA (7/26)- Volunteers needed to prepare for and work at the Highland Ale Share benefit for the greenways.
Through WE (7/30) – Submissions will be accepted for the Hard Times Essay Contest, describing a difficult personal experience in 5000 words or less. $25. Contact for guidelines.
Through (7/28) – People, Places and Things, works by Swannanoa Valley Fine Arts League members.
ONGOING – Two Worlds, abstract watercolors by Mick Donelan.
Through FR (10/3) – The Photography of Lewis Hine: Exposing Child Labor in North Carolina, 1908-1918, photographs of child textile workers.
TU (7/15), 6-9pm – Workshop: “Bookkeeping Basics for Small Business.” Registration required.
TUESDAYS through THURSDAYS, 9am-noon – Adult basic education/ high school equivalency classes. Registration required.
TU (7/15), 9-10:30am – Bicycle riding for kids around the track at Carrier Park. Free.
TU (7/15), 9:30am – Kids Story Day with the Enka-Candlar Public Library. Includes story reading and garden exploration. Free. Located within the Bumcombe County Sports Park, 58 Apac Circle.
TU (7/15), 10:30am – Held in the museum’s ArtPLAYce. Admission fees apply.
MO (7/15), 11am-3pm – A showcase of contemporary works from Cherokee artists. Includes demonstrations and for-purchase works.
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 –
TU (7/15), 5:30-6:30pm – Presentation on environmentally friendly pest-control. Free.
TU (7/15), 5:30pm – Author Elaine Neil Orr leads “Finding Your Life through Writing It” workshop. Part of the Cullowhee Mountain ARTS Creative Writing Summer Workshops.
Bend & Brew Yoga ($15, includes beer tasting), 5:30pm
TU (7/15), 6pm – Rodney Sutton performs and discusses history of clogging in WNC.
TU (7/1), 6pm – Lyric, pop/funk.
TU (7/15), 6-8pm – South Asheville/Oakley Library, 749 Fairview Road.
TUESDAYS through (8/6), 6:30pm – Includes live music and square dance instruction. Free. Held on Main Street, Brevard.
TU (7/29), 6:30-8:30pm – Workshop on food preservation and canning. $15. Registration required.
TU (7/15) – The Labyrinth. Free.
TUESDAYS, 7-8:30pm – Conscious compassionate awareness meditation and group discussion. Contact for directions.
TU (7/15), 7pm – Suzanne Palmieri discusses her novel, The Witch of Little Italy.
TU (7/15), 7-8:30pm – Performance by Brevard Music Center’s Artist Faculty String Quartet. $10/$6 members.
TU (7/15), 7pm – Comix Club: Rat Queens Vol. 1: Sass and Sorcery.
TU (7/15), 7-9pm – Workshop: “Quick Raw Foods for Energy and Health.” $10. Registration required.
TU (7/15), 7pm – Mystery Book Club: The Truth of All Things by Kieran Shields.
TUESDAYS through (7/29), 7:30pm – Held at Kittredge Theatre at Warren Wilson College. $21.40.
3rd TUESDAYS, 7:30-9pm – For practicing and experiencing empathy. Free. Held at 386 Kenilworth Road.
TU (7/15), 7:30pm – The Brevard Symphonic Winds. Free.
TUESDAYS through (8/12), 8pm – Pastor-led Bible study group, “Parables: Stories for Life in God’s World.”
Live music: Open mic w/ Chris O’Neill, 8:30pm