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Thursday, April 13
Stand Up, Speak Out For Respect & Dignity
Community-wide Stand Against Racism event from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in the Mission Health/A-B Tech Conference Center on the campus of Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College in Asheville.

Friday, April 14
Anti-Racism Group
A weekly group focused on Standing Up For Racial Justice core values and seeking a safe place to begin to talk about it. 10 a.m. at 23 Edwin Place, next to Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Asheville. Contact Elizabeth at elizabeth@lainschell.com.

Sunday, April 16
Ethical Humanist Society
“Connecting across Divides” will be presented by Roberta Wall at the meeting of the Ethical Humanist Society of Asheville, 2-3:30 p.m., at Friends Meeting House, 227 Edgewood Road, Asheville. All are welcome. Informal discussion and refreshments will follow the presentation. For more information: call (828) 687-7759, email EHSAsheville@gmail.com, visit EHSAsheville.org, or www.meetup.com/Ethical-Society-of-Asheville.

Tuesday, April 18
This Diverse World
Facilitators will include experts in biology, political science, animal welfare, multicultural campus affairs, social work, religion/philosophy/ethics, and GLBTQ issues. 3 p.m. at Liston B. Ramsey Center for Regional Studies (Renfro Library building, main level) at Mars Hill University.

Wednesday, April 19
League of Women Voters Advocacy Training
Gain knowledge and tools to advocate for causes and topics of importance in a fact-based and effective manner. 2-5 p.m. at the Reuter Center on UNCA’s campus. Register by calling 1-877-926-8300.

Friday, April 21
Truth-Telling on Racial Conflicts
Navajo educator Mark Charles will give a presentation on a domination framework giving moral and legal rights. 7-9 p.m. at Warren Wilson Presbyterian Church, 101 Chapel Drive in Swannanoa. For more information, contact Paul at (828) 505-1026.

Saturday, April 22
Seed: The Untold Story
Earth Day film and panel discussion. 5:30 p.m. at Lenoir-Rhyne University in Asheville, 36 Montford Avenue. Donations accepted at the door.

Saturday, April 22
Hearing Loss Association
“Living with hearing loss: Challenges & Success.” 10:30 a.m. Care Partners Auditorium, 68 Sweeten Creek Road.

Sunday, April 23
Medicare For All Town Hall
Meet on the lawn in front of the Haywood County Courthouse. 3-5 p.m. at 285 North Main Street in downtown Waynesville.

Tuesday, April 25
Weekly Progressive Organized Women Rally
Speakers address our elected representatives about a variety of topics. 5-6 p.m. at the Historic Courthouse Square in Hendersonville.

Saturday, April 29
Sierra Club Bus to DC
The People’s Climate March takes place in Washington, DC, and Sierra Club WENOCA has chartered a bus to take you there. Cost for a round trip ticket is $48.47 ($30 for bus + $10 for MetroRail card + $5 for water, snacks, etc. + $3.47 service charge). The bus will leave the night of April 28 and return the morning of April 30. Get tickets at eventbrite.com/e/peoples-climate-march-bus-asheville-to-dc-tickets-32859388315. Print your ticket and show it when boarding the bus. Contact Judy at judymattox@sbcglobal.net for more information.

Saturday, April 29
People’s Climate Rally & March
In Pack Square in downtown Asheville from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

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