Calendar of Events in Western North Carolina
Find things to do in Asheville, Hendersonville and nearby areas.
Mad Scientists Lab
Young scientists can come make boo bubbles, glow in the dark putty, erupting brews and green slime. Call to register.
Tue., Oct. 21 and Tue., Oct. 28.
$7 for non-members; free for members.
Hands On! A Child's Gallery
, 318 N. Main St., Hendersonville (Henderson County), 828-697-8333, www.handsonwnc.org
Go Granny D!
Actress Barbara Bates and musician Jeff Sebens recreate Granny D's 3,200-mile walk across the USA for reform and better politics.
Tue., Oct. 21, 2 & 6 p.m.
Henderson County Library
, 301 N.Washington St, Hendersonville (Henderson County), 828-697-4725, www.henderson.lib.nc.us
Coming of the Railroad
Exhibit features replica of the Saluda Mountain Grade, the steepest main-line standard gauge railroad in the U.S.
Through Dec. 31.
Henderson County Heritage Museum
, Historic Courthouse, Main Street, Hendersonville (Henderson County).