Penland School of Crafts is hosting an auction of student and instructor work at 8 p.m. Thursday, July 5, at the Flex Studio on the Penland campus. The auction features student and instructor work in clay, glass, metals, wood, textiles, printmaking, book arts and other media. No admission is charged. Call 828-765-2359 for more information. All proceeds benefit Penland’s scholarship programs.