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Every Friday
Azul Conscious Movement
Non-choreographed, two-hour, freestyle dance practice. All are welcome. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. (6:15 warm-up) at Jubilee! Community, 46 Wall Street in Asheville.

Friday, June 17
Stephens-Lee Community Block Party
Enjoy music, food, games, and fun! Bring your friends and spend some time with your neighbors. 6-9 p.m. Call (828) 350-2058.

Saturday, June 18
Juneteenth Freedom Festival
Parade, music, vendors, arts, food trucks, live performances, and more starting at 11 a.m. in Pack Square Park, downtown Asheville. Sponsored by Noir Collective. Details at juneteenthofasheville.com.

Saturday, June 18
Father’s Day Brunch
Guest speakers Elder Butch Robinson and Dr. Randall J. Johnson. Smooth Jazz by Ray Mapp. Presented by Team US Association from 11-2 p.m. at the Shiloh Community Center, 121 Shiloh Road in Asheville.

Monday, June 20
African American Women’s Midwifery and Doula Work in Buncombe County
Historical analysis of Black midwifery in Buncombe County from 1865 to 1930 presented by Kelly Dunbar and Cindy MacMillan. Hosted online via Zoom from 6-7:15 p.m. Register online at www.history.swannanoavalleymuseum.org/historycafe.

Saturday, July 9
Shiloh Community Association’s Annual July Celebration
Bingo, games, inflatables, and free food! From 1-4 p.m. at the Shiloh Community Center, 121 Shiloh Road in Asheville.

Saturday, July 9
Beauty Parlor Comedy: Kenice Mobley
Kenice Mobley recently performed at the Netflix is A Joke Festival. Currently part of the Creators Program at Comedy Central, catch her from 7-9 p.m. at Asheville Beauty Academy, 28 Broadway Street. Ages 21+. Tickets $18.

City Council Meetings
Effective June 28, City Council will hold their meetings in City Hall in the Council Chamber, 2nd Floor, 70 Court Plaza.

Movies in the Park
Bring blankets, lawn chairs, and snacks to a free movie under the stars. Prior to the screening, the Rec ’n Roll Play Zone opens at 7 p.m. with games, giveaways, and other activities for kids and teens. For more details, visit www.ashevillenc.gov/parks.
2022 Movie Lineup:
• July 8: Jungle Cruise
• August 12: Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
All movies begin at dusk in Pack Square Park, 80 Court Plaza in downtown Asheville. Pets, smoking, and alcohol are prohibited.

Hood Tours
Learn more about Asheville’s historically Black areas on walking, driving, and specialty tours led by artist, poet, and visionary DeWayne Barton. Tours last approximately 1.5 hours. Book your tour today by going to www.hoodhuggers.com/tours. Call (828) 275-5305 or email [email protected]

 


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