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Park Ridge Health announces events for July 7-13

From Park Ridge Health: Event Summary for 7/7/14 – 7/13/14 Please call 855-PRH-LIFE to register for any Park Ridge Health events.   Free Support Groups   Hendersonville Survivorship Workshop Wednesday, July 9 4 – 5:30 p.m. Administration Board Room, Park Ridge Health 100 Hospital Drive, Hendersonville This new workshop will provide survivorship education and psychosocial support to […]

Asheville Area Arts Council will offer workforce development course, “Creative Industry Management Curriculum: Craft”

From a press release: Asheville Area Arts Council will offer workforce development course, “Creative Industry Management Curriculum: Craft” The Asheville Area Arts Council in partnership with the NC REAL Institute, HandMade in America, and The Support Center’s Women’s Business Center of Western NC will be offering Creative Industry Management, Curriculum: Craft, a new entrepreneurship training […]

Brevard Music Center events include Sidney Outlaw, Mary Chapin Carpenter and Janiec Opera Company

From a press release: Brevard Music Center events include Sidney Outlaw, Mary Chapin Carpenter and Janiec Opera Company Chamber music returns to the Porter Center on the campus of Brevard College for a pair of truly unique concerts. On Monday, July 21, at 7:30 p.m. acclaimed operatic baritone and Brevard native Sidney Outlaw returns to […]

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Avett Brothers play ExploreAsheville.com Arena, Oct. 31 & Nov. 1

From a press release: Avett Brothers play ExploreAsheville.com Arena, Oct. 31 & Nov. 1 Tickets on sale Friday, July 18 at 10AM at all Ticketmaster Outlets, the U.S. Cellular Center box office, 1-800-745-3000, and ticketmaster.com. Americana powerhouse The Avett Brothers return to Asheville for a two night run Friday, October 31st and Saturday, November 1st […]

WaterLinks hosts water forum on to address local water issues

Asheville, NC – Today Transition Asheville and WaterLinks, PLLC, sponsors of the Water Sustainability Initiative (WSI), together with the Lenoir-Rhyne Center for Graduate Studies of Asheville and the United Nations Association of Western North Carolina, announced a water forum titled “What You Can Do To Tackle Local Water Concerns.”  The evening will include the experiences […]

School of Integrated Living to offer summer courses at Earthaven

Press Release School of Integrated Living School of Integrated Living (SOIL) will be hosting a series of classes at Earthaven Ecovillage this summer. Called the Building Resiliency Series the 4 day-long education seminars will be held at the a 20-year old intentional community an hour outside of Asheville, North Carolina. SOIL is wanting all who want to participate […]

“Anthony Lord: Artist, Architect, Craftsman” exhibit at The North Carolina Room at Pack Memorial Library

From a press release: “Anthony Lord: Artist, Architect, Craftsman” exhibit at The North Carolina Room at Pack Memorial Library The North Carolina Room at Pack Memorial Library remembers the many talents of Asheville native Anthony Lord with an exhibit showcasing his paintings, architectural drawings and iron work. The exhibit will run from August 1 through […]

Park Ridge Health enhances ICU care with advanced telemedicine

Press release from Park Ridge Health: Hendersonville, N.C. (July 10, 2014) — Park Ridge Health is the first hospital in our community to provide around-the-clock monitoring of intensive care unit (ICU) patients by intensivist physicians and critical care nurses through telemedicine, delivering an extra layer of care that enhances patient safety. A recipient of the […]

Smoky Mountain, Caldwell County announce plans for new mental health crisis and detox facility in Lenoir

Press release from Smoky Mountain:   Smoky Mountain LME/MCO, Caldwell County Announce Plans for New Mental Health Crisis and Detox Facility in Lenoir July 10, 2014—Residents of Caldwell, Alexander and McDowell counties who are experiencing a mental health crisis or need medical detox from alcohol or drugs will soon be served by a new behavioral […]

Local author and percussionist raises funds to publish children’s book

From an email: Local author and percussionist raises funds to publish children’s book According to author and drummer Heath Towson, “I have written a children’s book called Lionel’s Drum which is being published here in Asheville by Grateful Steps publishing company downtown. The book is set in Asheville and is about 6 children that have […]

Last Comic Standing alum kicks off Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival, August 13

From a press release: Last Comic Standing alum kicks off Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival, August 13 The Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival kicks off August 13 with Chris Porter, a top three contestant during Season 4 of NBC’s Last Comic Standing. With a portion of the proceeds being donated to Brother Wolf […]

Mission Health introduces new wellness platform

Here’s the press release from Mission Health: Plans to Offer Platform to Local Employers Later This Year ASHEVILLE, N.C. (July 9, 2014) – Mission Health has launched MyHealthyLifeTM WellConnect, a highly interactive wellness platform that is focused on connecting the western North Carolina region to help our community get well, stay well and be well.  […]

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Asheville Bookworks host exhibit “Artists in the Archives: A Collection of Card Catalogs”

From a press release: Asheville Bookworks host exhibit “Artists in the Archives: A Collection of Card Catalogs” where: Asheville BookWorks 428 1/2 Haywood Road, West Asheville, NC web: ashevillebookworks.com
phone: 828.255.8444 regular hours: Tuesday – Friday 1-5pm Saturday 1-4pm when: 
Opening Reception –  August 1, 2014 6-8pm
       Presentation by Carla Rae Johnson, originator and organizer of […]