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This section gives you information about the uniqueness of Western North Carolina whether you’re a tourist, a newcomer, or simply someone breaking out of habitual patterns to do something different. If we can help please contact us. info@sheville.org
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Talk with a Doc – “Latest Advances in Women’s Health” Haywood Women’s Medical Center

 

 

By: David Kirk, MD & Jody Schmit, CNM 

(Clyde, N.C.) David Kirk, MD and Jody Schmit, Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) of Haywood Women’s Medical Center will be presenting the Talk with a Doc dinner seminar “Latest Advances in Women’s Health” on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 6 p.m. at the Haywood Regional Medical Center Café. 


Malaprop’s Bookstore/Cafe May Events

CHILDREN’S BOOK WEEK!

Monday, May 1 – 8

2017 marks the 98th anniversary of this weeklong celebration of books for young people and the joy of reading. Established in 1919, Children’s Book Week is the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country. Every year, events are held nationwide at schools, libraries, bookstores, homes — wherever young readers and books connect! Check out our awesome events for teens and tweens this week!


*YWCA hosts Women of Color Leading Change – A panel discussion to recognize and inspire local social justice leaders

 

 

 

 

 

YWCA of Asheville is hosting Women of Color Leading Change, a panel discussion highlighting local women of color (WOC) who are leading grassroots efforts towards equity and inclusion. The focus of the event will be on challenges faced and success stories from WOC leaders along with words of wisdom for others looking to make change in their communities.


A Reading List For The Spirit

Spirituality and Health magazine has assembled its picks for the Best Books of the past year. Among them you will find reflections on mortality, explorations of depression, and insights from authors from a wide range of traditions. Some of the books examine the mind body connection for better mental health. One suggests that creating your own spiritual biography may help you recognize the times you’ve already brushed up against grace in your life. Check out the diverse selection here. { read more }


AUTHOR EVENT AT MALAPROPS : “Racism, fascism, and genocide past and present” April 24

Dialogue with John Cox, author of To Kill a People (Oxford University Press, 2017)

Malaprop’s Bookstore/Cafe

55 Haywood Street, Asheville

7:00 pm on Monday, April 24 (“Yom HaShoah”: Holocaust Remembrance Day)

April 24 is Holocaust Remembrance Day, often the occasion for superficial platitudes such as “Never again!,” a well-meaning but hollow term. Fascism, racism, and genocide continue to plague our world. 


OnTrack Financial Education and Counseling – April Education Schedule

 Housing Classes
Homebuyer Education Series – ($50.00 participant fee)  
Our HUD-certified course provides a step-by-step explanation of the home-buying process, a fantastic resource book, and an opportunity to interact with local real estate / lending / legal professionals so that you can make an informed decision about the biggest investment you will probably ever make. Certificate received upon completion.  
  • (4-part class) Tuesdays and Thursdays, April 18, 20, 25 & 27 from 5:30 to 8:30pm

WNC Women in Agriculture Spring Gathering April 29 – 5 to 8 pm Black Mountain

 
 
 
 
 
 
Saturday, April 29 at 5 PM – 8 PM

Dr. John Wilson Community Garden  99 White Pine Drive, Black Mountain, NC

Women interested in and involved with food and farming will come together for our quarterly gathering. We’ll share a potluck meal, friendship and a great opportunity to network and learn from each other. The theme of “crop mobbing” has emerged for this gathering: what do you need, how can you give, what would you like to know?


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