Calendar of Events in Western North Carolina
Find things to do in Asheville, Hendersonville and nearby areas.
Aquila Theatre Company presents Shakespeare's tale imbued with magic, the supernatural, and a heightened sense of theatricality.
Sat., Jan. 31.
Diana Wortham Theatre
, 2 South Pack Square, Asheville (Asheville - Downtown), 828-257-4530, www.dwtheatre.com
Church presents sixth annual PuzzleFest where 10 different 1,000-piece puzzles will be created. All ages invited.
Through Feb. 3, 12-6 p.m.
Mills River Presbyterian Church
, 10 Presbyterian Church Road, Mills River (Henderson County).
Artist Vik Muniz joins forces with Brazilian garbage pickers who mine treasure from the trash heaps of Rio de Janeiro.
Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 2-3 p.m.
Free with museum admission.
Asheville Art Museum
, 2 South Pack Square, Asheville (Asheville - Downtown), 828-253-3227, www.ashevilleart.org
Griffin Award Nominations
Preservation Society of Asheville and Buncombe County is accepting nominations for the 2015 Griffin Awards honoring those who further the goals of historic preservation.
Through Feb. 27.
Workshop taking registrations for May retreat to Folly Beach, S.C., for beginning or experienced writers with daily sessions in fiction, non-fiction and memoirs.
Through Feb. 28.
The Writers’ Workshop
, 387 Beaucatcher Road, Asheville (Asheville - Downtown), 828-254-8111, www.twwoa.org