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Art After Dark returns to Waynesville
Art After Dark continues from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, May 1, in downtown Waynesville.
Enjoy a stroll through working studios and galleries on Main Street and Depot Street. Festive Art After Dark flags denote participating galleries.
There will also be live music by singer-songwriter Matt Welborn from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Mahogany House, which will also have works from featured artists Dawn Behling (screen-print) and Myriah Strivelli (woodblock/linoleum prints). Twigs and Leaves Gallery will feature metalsmith Becky Burnette, clay artist Crystal Allen and pianist Diane Wolfe, with FourElements BeadWorks creator Suzy Johnson at Earthworks Gallery, and potter Cory Houston Plott with jazz guitarist James Hammel at the Village Framer.
• The “Come Paint with Charles Kidz Program” will be at 4 p.m. April 23 and 30 at the Charles Heath Gallery in Bryson City. $20 per child. Materials and snacks included. 828.538.2054.
• There will be a BFA portfolio reception from 5 to 7 p.m. April 30 at the Fine Art Museum at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee. www.wcu.edu.
• The native film “Legends From The Sky” is currently screening at 4 p.m., 7:05 p.m. and 9:10 p.m. at Cherokee Phoenix Theatre.
• The Franklin Kid’s Creation Station will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 25, at the Uptown Gallery. There will also be a station from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 11 at The Bascom in Highlands. www.thebascom.org or 828.349.4607 (Franklin) or 828.526.4949 (Highlands).
• “Riverwebs” (April 22), “Take 3” (April 23), “Goonies” (April 24), “Wall-E” (April 25) and “Inherent Vice” (April 30) will be screened at the Mad Batter Food & Film in Sylva. Screenings are free and begin at 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. There is also a 2 p.m. matinee on Saturdays. www.madbatterfoodandfilm.com.
• “Wild” (April 24-May 1) will be screened at The Strand at 38 Main in Waynesville. Every Friday and Saturday in April, “The Big Lebowski” will be shown for free at 9:30 p.m., with “Tinkerbell: The Legend of the Neverbeast” also for free every Saturday in April at noon and 2 p.m. For screening times, click on www.38main.com or call 828.283.0079.
• “Life Changes Everything” will also be screened at 7 p.m. Friday, April 24, at the Smoky Mountain Center of the Performing Arts in Franklin. Free. Presented by the Christian Training Center International. www.greatmountainmusic.com.