An open house and space blessing will be held on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. at BeLoved Asheville’s new community center, located on the third floor of 10 North Market St. in Asheville.
Stop in for light refreshments, meet the artists and justice leaders, and learn how to get involved.
The soul-full stylings of Rhoda Weaver will fill the space with music. Rhoda is a local activist and singer, singing both on the streets and in venues around Asheville. She has a deep heart for the people and social change. Vahisha Hasan will offer a space blessing. Hasan travels the country with Movement in Faith through the Transform Network speaking about how to build movements for change. She will be reflecting on BeLoved’s identity as a center for mutual liberation in the context of movement work.
BeLoved Asheville will be opening its newest space in order to expand their programs, services, and hours to the community. The non-profit plans to engage more people as street medics, artists, skill-builders, and community advocates. The new community center will offer space to teach children, exchange skills, and host large community projects.
BeLoved Asheville plans to provide several free programs in the new space, such as music and art classes, Spanish-English language sharing, health and wellness programs like yoga, speakers on timely topics, and community concerns. The center has a dedicated art studio and gallery, healing space, internet lounge, and community gathering/working/event space. The center will also offer ways for people to become active in making the community better, and in advocating for change.
For more details, please visit www.BeLovedAsheville.com, or call (828) 242-8261.