Saturday, February 1st 2014 - All Day
If you’re a low-income homeowner in Buncombe County in need of affordable home repair services, contact Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity. Services include painting, interior and exterior repairs, modifications for accessibility and more. Payments start as low as $25/month depending on the project. Visit ashevillehabitat.org or call 828.251.5702 to learn more.
Monday, February 3rd 2014 - All Day
Many obstacles keep homeless families from becoming stable. Families that have already fallen into homelessness have a hard time finding a path back into housing on their own. Homeward Bound ends homelessness by providing a solid foundation of housing and support. Our programs offer the lifeline people need to move out of homelessness and back into homes of their own. To learn more, visit us at homewardboundwnc.org.
Friday, March 14th 2014 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm at The Mediation Center
40 N French Broad Ave Ste. B
The mission of the Mediation Center is to create opportunity from conflict. We serve Buncombe, Henderson, Transylvania, and Polk Counties of Western North Carolina. Through mediation, conflict resolution, and supervised visitation, we help people find peace in stressful and difficult times. Well-led meetings help organizations improve planning, encourage collaboration, and manage conflict. We cover effective meetings start to finish. Participants will gain adaptable tools to maintain focus, encourage buy-in, build consensus, and accomplish group goals in common situations that leaders encounter. Deadline to sign up 03/12/2014
Wednesday, March 19th 2014 - All Day at NC Stage Company
15 Stage Lane
In Venus in Fur, a frustrated playwright and a mysterious actress find themselves caught in a sexy and brutal pas de deux of power. The show is Wednesday-Saturday 7:30PM and Sunday at 2:00PM. NC Stage is Asheville’s professional theatre, producing shows in its intimate off-Broadway style venue in the heart of downtown Asheville.
Thursday, March 20th 2014 - 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm at ISIS Music Hall
743 Haywood Road
A NC School of Distinction for students in grades K-8, ArtSpace Charter offers a complete education through an integrated curriculum centered around the visual and performing arts, utilizing an experiential approach. We believe in a family-centered, cooperative approach to education that encourages parental involvement and community service. After Hours Cabaret will feature BJ Leiderman, NPR’s theme composer, and music groups: Ahleuchatistas, Buncombe Turnpike, Dave Desmelik, as well as comedy troupes LYLAS and Reasonably Priced Babies, as largest fundraiser to support school.
Saturday, March 22nd 2014 - 12:00 am at Reuter Family YMCA
3 Town Square Blvd
For the 5th consecutive year, Rotarians across WNC unite with Mission Healthcare Foundation, The Reuter Family Branch of the YMCA, MANNA Foodbank, and Seed International Program International to help our neighbors who don’t have enough food to eat. Make a financial contribution today by credit card and get details on cash and check contributions at www.RotariansAgainstHunger.org. You can also join the Rotarians on March 22nd to package 250,000 meals at the Reuter Family YMCA located at 3 Town Square Blvd, Biltmore Park.
Saturday, March 22nd 2014 - 11:00 am - 3:00 pm at Harley Davidson of Asheville
20 Patton Cove Rd
The band has been chosen to play at Carnegie Hall on April 19, 2014 and we need to raise a great deal of money to reduce the cost per student for the trip. We have been doing a lot of fundraising events and the kids have been working hard to reach their goal. Our efforts are ongoing. The CCMS 8th grade band will be holding at car wash and hot dog sale to raise money for their trip to Carnegie Hall in April. Come join us for fun, food, music and a clean car!
Thursday, March 27th 2014 - 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Asheville Community Theatre
35 E Walnut St
MAHEC provides quality, compassionate healthcare as the foundation for training top physicians, dentists and healthcare professionals for western North Carolina. We are a leader in healthcare, education and innovation to benefit the people of Western North Carolina. Good for You, Good for the Planet. Join best-selling author Dean Ornish, MD to explore food, chronic disease and aging. Thursday, March 27th 6:00pm – 9:00pm. Local food and organic wine reception, lecture and book signing. Tickets are $45.
Wednesday, April 9th 2014 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at A-B Tech, Asheville Campus Magnolia Building
340 Victoria Road
Mission Health, in partnership with A-B Tech, introduce “Date Night”. Take advantage of this fantastic opportunity to work with trained chefs and nutritionists. Get trade tips and fresh ideas for integrating whole and healthy foods into a healthy meal routine for you and your family. Menus in this series focus on mitigating health problems through diet. Bring your support person (spouse, partner, best friend, parent, etc.) for an evening learning how to cook together and manage your loved one’s disease as a team.
Highlights of the night include:
- Prepare and enjoy chef inspired dishes
- Professional ‘trade tips’ for cooking techniques and flavoring
- Target menus for restrictive diets.
Feed Your Soul, Manage your Disease
Date Night is a great opportunity for you if you, a family member, or friend have special dietary needs due to Diabetes.
Each Date Night menu has been specially planned to address a certain conditions.
Enroll online by selecting the class you would like to participate in, fill out the registration form (if required), add it to your cart and follow the checkout instructions. Payment is due at the time of enrollment to reserve a spot in the class. We accept PayPal, Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover cards as payment options.
Please note, we have been experiencing some issues with registrations on iPads with debit or credit card payments. If you receive a merchant error while trying to register on a tablet, please try again from a desktop computer. We apologize for this inconvenience.
|Use the link below to sign up for the event.http://store.mission-health.org/innovation/date-night.html|
Thursday, April 10th 2014 - All Day at UNC Asheville Campus
1 University Heights
Two Grammy Award-winning musicians will highlight the first-ever UNC Asheville Arts Fest, April 10-13, and tickets are on sale now. Catch performances by Steep Canyon Rangers and David Holt during this new four-day festival, which also will feature theater, art and new media exhibitions, interactive sculpture, prose and poetry.
All UNC Asheville Arts Fest events will be open to the community and while some events will be ticketed, many will be free. Find the full schedule at http://arts.unca.edu/ArtsFestSchedule and get more information and purchase your tickets online at http://arts.unca.edu/TicketedEvents.