Event Date: 01/21/2019   Event Time: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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Join us for the 9th Annual Kenilworth Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. taking place Monday, January 21st at Kenilworth Presbyterian Church (123 Kenilworth Rd. Asheville, NC 28803). Community potluck from 5:30-6:30pm in Kenilworth Center,4 Chiles Ave. (directly behind church) followed by the program which will begin at 6:30pm in the Church Sanctuary. This year, the evening’s topic is: "Mountains to Move: Black Asheville’s Call to Action". We are honored to host a panel of outstanding Asheville visionaries. Panelists include DeWayne Barton, Councilwoman Sheneika Smith, Dr. Marcus Harvey and Sheriff Quentin Miller. The evening will be hosted by Marvin Chambers a founding member of A.S.C.O.R.E. (Asheville Student Committee on Racial Equality) and an icon of the Civil Rights Movement in North Carolina. The panel discussion will be moderated by Ami Worthen, writer and collaborator for justice and liberation. DJ Profe$$ah G. will be spinning great tunes and onsite childcare will be provided. Come out for food, fellowship and learn how Black Asheville is sustaining the dream Of Martin Luther King, Jr. and advancing his legacy into our collective future! For more information contact Katie Adams 828-273-3747 [email protected]

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123 Kenilworth Road , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 01/22/2019   Event Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Join Professor Dave Erb at North Asheville Library for an educational discussion on electric vehicles, solar power, and living sustainably. Erb, who recently retired from his professorship at UNCA and who ran a renewable energy consulting firm for nearly a decade, will be reading an excerpt from his entry in the essay anthology "Driving to Net 0: Stories of Hope for a Carbon-Free Future." After the reading, Erb will lead a talk and answer questions about electric vehicles and renwable energy. This program is free and open to the public, and no tickets are required.

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1030 Merrimon Avenue , Asheville, NC 28804
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Event Date: 01/22/2019   Event Time: 8:00 PM

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Join NARAL Pro-Choice North Carolina and our western NC supporters as we commemorate the 46th anniversary of Roe v Wade. This will be our 3rd annual Rock for Roe at the Mothlight, featuring the music of Big Sound Harbor. Join us for a fun night of music and advocacy, and learn how you can join the fight for reproductive rights and freedom for all! Doors at 7pm, the show starts at 8pm.

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701 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 01/24/2019   Event Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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Anatomy of a Burlesque Outside the Box presented by Polymorphous Peepshow Summoning themes of Sumerian and Greek mythology, archetypes, and modern iconographic identities, Anatomy of a Burlesque employs dance and theatrical bawdiness in a playful and serious post-modern exploration of self-actualization in this interactive piece. Inhabiting the genres of vaudeville and Burlesque Theater, this performance piece utilizes multiple performers and includes adult themes of eroticism, aging and death, sadomasochism, and incorporates live music and vocal accompaniment. For Love of Country presented by Perspective Collective Two patriots, whose mission is to protect American values and liberties, face off about the cause of their dying influence on the public. In their desperation to regain prominence, they turn to a seductive foreign agent who promises wealth and power. As they pursue her, will they lose touch with the very values they had cherished? A meditation on the price of winning at any cost, inspired by the true story of a Russian spy who infiltrated American politics. Artists: Perspective Collective Polymorphous Peepshow

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271 Haywood Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 01/26/2019   Event Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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Anatomy of a Burlesque Outside the Box presented by Polymorphous Peepshow Summoning themes of Sumerian and Greek mythology, archetypes, and modern iconographic identities, Anatomy of a Burlesque employs dance and theatrical bawdiness in a playful and serious post-modern exploration of self-actualization in this interactive piece. Inhabiting the genres of vaudeville and Burlesque Theater, this performance piece utilizes multiple performers and includes adult themes of eroticism, aging and death, sadomasochism, and incorporates live music and vocal accompaniment. For Love of Country presented by Perspective Collective Two patriots, whose mission is to protect American values and liberties, face off about the cause of their dying influence on the public. In their desperation to regain prominence, they turn to a seductive foreign agent who promises wealth and power. As they pursue her, will they lose touch with the very values they had cherished? A meditation on the price of winning at any cost, inspired by the true story of a Russian spy who infiltrated American politics. Artists: Perspective Collective Polymorphous Peepshow

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271 Haywood Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/05/2019   Event Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

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Crime and Consequence is a new six-session course by the acclaimed Rohr Jewish Learning Institute (JLI) exploring 3000 years of Jewish perspective on conviction, sentencing, and criminal rehabilitation. Participants have a choice between Tuesday evening or Wednesday morning classes and will have the opportunity to challenge their thinking, ponder the implications of ancient Talmudic wisdom for complex modern cases, and get to the heart of the most pressing injustices facing our criminal justice system today. Crime and Consequence is accredited in North Carolina for attorneys and other law professionals to earn continuing education credits.

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127 McDowell Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 02/06/2019   Event Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

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Crime and Consequence is a new six-session course by the acclaimed Rohr Jewish Learning Institute (JLI) exploring 3000 years of Jewish perspective on conviction, sentencing, and criminal rehabilitation. Participants have a choice between Tuesday evening or Wednesday morning classes and will have the opportunity to challenge their thinking, ponder the implications of ancient Talmudic wisdom for complex modern cases, and get to the heart of the most pressing injustices facing our criminal justice system today. Crime and Consequence is accredited in North Carolina for attorneys and other law professionals to earn continuing education credits.

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127 McDowell Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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