Monthly Meetings

African American Heritage Commission
January 11 & February 8 – Meets the second Thursday of each month at 11:30 a.m. in the First Floor North Conference Room of City Hall.

Asheville City Council
January 23 & February 13 – Meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 5 p.m. on the second floor of City Hall. Televised live on Charter Cable channel 193.

Asheville Nat’l Organization for Women
January 14 & February 11 – Meets the second Sunday of each month at 2:30 p.m. at the YWCA of Asheville.

Buncombe County Commissioners
January 16 & February 6 – Meetings held at 4:30 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of every month at 200 College Street, 3rd floor, Room 326 in Asheville. Visit

Buncombe County Republican Women
January 11 & February 13 – Meets at 12 noon on the second Thursday of each month at the Cornerstone Restaurant on Tunnel Road. Men and women are welcome. For details, call Betty at (828) 676-0497.

Buncombe Senior Democrats Meeting
January 11 & February 8 – Meets the second Thursday of each month at the Buncombe Co. Democratic Headquarters, 951 Old Fairview Rd. in Asheville at 6 p.m. Pot luck supper (bring dish).

East End Community Association
January 11 & February 8 – Meets the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of St. James AME Church, on the corner of Hildebrand and MLK, Jr. Drive in Asheville.

Green Drinks
January 17 – Sustainability and Social Justice meet-up held on the third Wednesday of each month. Socializing from 5:30-6 p.m., presentation from 6-7 p.m. The Block Off Biltmore, 39 S. Market Street. Details at (828) 254-9277.

Henderson County Senior Democrats
February 3 – First Saturday of each month. Breakfast from 9-11 a.m. 905 S. Greenville Highway, Hendersonville. Call (828) 692-6424 or visit

Occupy WNC Meetings
January 23 – Non-partisan group meets every second and fourth Tuesday at the Sneak E Squirrel in Sylva. For more details, contact Lucy at (828) 743-9747 or email

Shiloh Community Association
February 5 – Meets the first Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Linwood Crump Recreation Complex.

Stephens-Lee Alumni Association
January 13 & February 10 – Meets the second Saturday of each month at 1 p.m. at the Stephens-Lee Community Center, George Washington Carver Street in Asheville. All Stephens-Lee alumni are encouraged to attend. Contact Sarah Hart, (828) 279-7300.

WNC Physicians for Social Responsibility
January 19 – Meets on the third Friday of each month. Physicians, health personnel, and the public are welcome to attend. Bring a brown bag lunch. Held from noon to 2 p.m. at the First Congregational United Church of Christ, Room E205, 20 Oak Street (just off College St. in downtown Asheville). Contact Dr. Terry Clark, Chair, (828) 633-0892; or Dr. Lew Patrie, (828) 299-1242.