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  • Carolina Mountains Literary Festival in Burnsville, N C - Annually in September +

    Our mission is to bring together authors, readers of all ages, novice writers, listeners and learners in small, intimate settings. We do Read More
  • Carolina Mountains Literary Festival in Burnsville, N C - Annually in September +

    Our mission is to bring together authors, readers of all ages, novice writers, listeners and learners in small, intimate settings. We do Read More
  • Campaign Watch: NCLCV CPAC Endorses Pro-Conservation Legislative Candidates +

    Today, NCLCV’s Conservation Pac (CPAC) released its 2014 general election endorsements of pro-conservation candidates for the NC General Assembly (the state legislature). Read More
  • Pisgah Legal Service's 4th Annual Poverty Forum +

    PLEASE JOIN US! 4th Annual Poverty Forum Monday, October 6th Diana Wortham Theatre, Downtown Asheville Don't miss social justice advocate, attorney and Read More
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Campaign Watch: NCLCV CPAC Endorses Pro-Conservation Legislative Candidates

Written by North Carolina Conservation Voters on . Posted in NEIGHBORHOODS & COMMUNITIES

Today, NCLCV’s Conservation Pac (CPAC) released its 2014 general election endorsements of pro-conservation candidates for the NC General Assembly (the state legislature). NCLCV is backing 14 candidates (six incumbents and eight challengers) for state Senate, and 21 candidates (11 incumbents and ten challengers) for state House

Saturday Sept 6th - NC Big Sweep "WNC's largest river cleanup"

Written by Asheville GreenWorks on . Posted in ENVIRONMENT

 

for the region's largest river, stream and roadside cleanup! Asheville GreenWorks and our partners will provide dozen's of boats, but we encourage you to bring out your own boat. We will be taking on 20 + miles of river in teams, then meeting back up at Zen Tubing for a Sierra Nevada Brewing sponsored after party!!

 

Anita Hill, for Our V0ICE 40th Anniversary - September 4 at Diana Wortham

Written by Our Voice Asheville on . Posted in FEATURES AND THINGS TO DO

We invite you to join us on September 4th for Our VOICE’s 40th Anniversary Celebration, 40 years of Starting Conversations, at the Diana Wortham Theatre featuring keynote speaker Brandeis University Professor of Law Anita Hill. Ms. Hill started a national conversation by disclosing her experience of workplace sexual harassment and focused the country’s attention on a difficult topic too often met with avoidance and silence. Welcome reception is scheduled for 6 pm; program beginning at 7 pm.   Click here for Tickets!