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 (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 FR (8/15) – Works by artists of Burlingame Country Club.
Through SU (8/31) – Screen prints, stickers and other works by California artist Bigfoot.
Through WE (8/27) – Wooden sculptures by Mark Gardner.
Through TU (8/19) – Glass works by John Almaguer. Held at Beverly-Hanks Discovery Center, 1 Town Square Blvd.
Through FR (10/31) – Drifting Toward the Names of Things, paper works by Brian T. Leahy.
Through SU (8/31) – Life in Motion, works by Alyson Markell and Kenn Kotara.
ONGOING – Community, abstract works by Sharon Louden.
Through SU (8/31) – Paintings by Joyce Schlapkohl.
Through SU (8/31) – Swannanoa Fine Arts League members juried exhibit.
Through (8/30) – Volunteers needed to monitor monarch butterflies to aid conservation efforts and knowledge.
Through FR (9/12) – Carolina Through My Lens, photography by Joye Ardyn Durham.
Through TU (9/30) – Artifacts and Contraptions, glass and mixed media sculptures by Peter Wright and Audrey Wilson.
Through SA (8/30) – Paintings, architectural drawings and iron work by Anthony Lord.
ONGOING – Two Worlds, abstract watercolors by Mick Donelan.
Through SU (8/31) – Urban Photography From The Streets Of A Bohemian Mountain Town, street photography by Joe Longobardi.
Through SA (9/27) – Works from artists Kenneth Baskin, John L. Cleaveland, Brad Sells, Lee Sipe and Mike Smith.
Through FR (9/26) – British Invasion, works inspired by the British pop culture.
Through SA (9/27) – Ahead of the Curve, contemporary works focusing on lines.
Through TH (8/21) – Pattern, Texture, Emotion, quilts.
Through (8/30) – The foundation seeks two volunteers to serve as group facilitators for a proposed local support group. Contact for details.
Through (10/28) – Into the Fire, glass, clay and metal works.
Through FR (10/3) – The Photography of Lewis Hine: Exposing Child Labor in North Carolina, 1908-1918, photographs of child textile workers.
TUESDAYS through THURSDAYS, 9am-noon – Adult basic education/ high school equivalency classes. Registration required.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS, 12:30-3:30pm – Medical office support career classes. Registration required.
MONDAYS, 2:15-4pm & TUESDAYS, 7:30-9:30pm- Free with donations.
TUESDAYS, 2:30-5:30pm –
TUESDAYS, 3-6pm –
TU (8/5), 4-5:30pm – Information session on the program for girls age 8 to 13. Meet at Carrier Park, 220 Amboy Road, in the concession stand area.
TU (8/5), 5-6:30pm – Introductory class on medicinal herbs and their use in tinctures, poultices and decoctions.
TU (8/5), 5:30pm – Journalist Jim Cavener discusses the “Literature, Legacy and Lore” of Asheville.
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS through (8/14), 5:30-8:30pm – HUD-certified course with step-by-step explanation of the home-buying process. $35. Registration required.
TU (8/5), 5:30pm – Family Group Night for parents and caregivers of special needs children.Held at 11 Vanderbilt Park Drive.
TU (8/5), 6pm – Skyland Knit ‘n Chain Group. SS
TU (8/5), 6-8pm – Seminar on marketing natural products for small businesses. Registration required.
TUESDAYS through (8/6), 6:30pm – Includes live music and square dance instruction. Free. Held on Main Street, Brevard.
TU (8/5),6:30-8pm – Workshop on Blight and other Tomato Terrors with Patryk Battle. $10.
TU (8/5), 7pm – Meeting of Us TOO of WNC, a cancer support forum for men, caregivers and families.
TU (8/5), 7pm – Enka-Candler Book Club: Wild by Cheryl Strayed. EC
TU (8/5), 7pm – Evening Book Club: Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver. WV
Live Music: Pleasure Chest (rock, blues), 7pm
TUESDAYS, 7:30-9pm – Weekly dance classes. $5.
TUESDAYS through (8/12), 8pm – Pastor-led Bible study group, “Parables: Stories for Life in God’s World.”