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VIDEO: Things to do around Asheville for weekend of Jan. 12

VIDEO: Things to do around Asheville for weekend of Jan. 12

Monday is the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, featuring a planned march/rally and a candlelight vigil in downtown Asheville.

by January 12, 2017 0 comments Asheville events, feature
Asheville events marking Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday

Asheville events marking Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday

Hazel Mack, founding member of the Winston-Salem chapter of the Black Panther Party, will speak at Kenilworth Presbyterian Church on Monday.

by January 12, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Dawn Porter to be keynote speaker at Asheville’s MLK breakfast, will screen her film ‘Gideon’s Army’

Dawn Porter to be keynote speaker at Asheville’s MLK breakfast, will screen her film ‘Gideon’s Army’

Porter is an attorney who produced “Gideon’s Army” to document the work of three public defenders in the South. The film won a Sundance prize.

by January 6, 2014 1 comment Asheville events