Central United Methodist Church celebrates its 180th anniversary

Press release:

Asheville’s Oldest Institution Celebrates 180 Years

What: Tours for the Community of Historic Central UMC
Where: Central United Methodist Church, 27 Church Street Asheville, 28801
When: February 8th and March 8th, from 6pm – 7pm
Who: Open to the Community

Central United Methodist Church, Asheville’s first church, has a rich history as Asheville’s oldest institution. As one of the most beautiful churches centered in the heart of downtown Asheville, this year Central celebrates 180 years. As part of the celebration, we invite the community to come and take a tour of our beautiful structure. Learn about Central’s history, architecture and learn some interesting historical facts about the City of Asheville.

Tours are open to the community and anyone who is interested in taking a tour, are welcome to join us prior to tour time for a FREE dinner in Central’s Fellowship Hall. Tours will take place on February 8th and March 8th, from 6pm to 7pm. To register for a tour please contact the church office at 828-253-3316.

About Alli Marshall
Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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