Asheville Harry Potter Alliance

Tuesday, April 14th 2015 - All Day

We’re holding our annual book drive, Accio Books. Drop off locations are Wyvern’s Tale on Merrimon, The Hop on Merrimon, Asheville Savings Downtown, and Pastimes Comics in Woddfin. Books donated will be sent to the POP Project in Asheville.

Sierra Club, Wenoca Chapter

Wednesday, May 6th 2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm at Unitarian Universlist Congregation of Asheville
1 Edwin Place

Drew Jones, Climate Interactive, will lead a hands-on interactive session to create a global scenario for addressing climate change. Jones also will share his reflections on the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change negotiations,.

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Ghost Riders Avery/Mitchell Presents 1st Annual Koos For Kids Benefit Run

Saturday, May 16th 2015 - All Day at Advance Auto Parts
211 Spruce Pine Shopping Center

Little Desmond Burelson was born on March 10th with a hole between his trachea and esophagus and will be on a feeding tube until he is 2 years of age when he can under go surgery. Ghost Riders Motorcycle Club is hosting their 1st annual Kids Benefit Run on May 16th and all proceeds will be donated to Desmond Isaiah Burleson. At end of the ride all will be returning to the Lower Street Tavern for live music, Dinner, Drinks, Peoples Choice Bike Show and Raffles. Registration is at 10 AM $20 per bike (passenger rides free). Meeting at Advanced Auto Parts in Spruce Pine at 10 AM and ride to Hwy 221 to the Blue Ridge Parkway into Avery County, then back down through 3 mile onto 19E.


Downtown Marshall Association

Friday, June 5th 2015 - 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm at Downtown Marshall, NC
Downtown Marshall, NC

Dress up as a Mermaid, Pirate or other sea creature and join us in celebrating Downtown Marshall and The French Broad River. The parade starts at 6:30; ending at the courthouse with Pierce Edens playing. Family friendly event, please no byob.

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