A 2016 Art & Poetry Contest entry

RiverLink’s 10th Annual Art & Poetry Contest is Now Open

Friday, February 24, 2017

RiverLink is excited to announce the 10th annual Voices of the River Art and Poetry Contest, celebrating a decade of colorful, creative, and inspiring art and poetry submissions from pre-K to 12th-grade students.

City of Asheville

Buncombe Approves $500,000 Annually to Battle Poverty in Black Community

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Buncombe County commissioners unanimously approved a package of $500,000 to support the black community after hearing a presentation from residents and community leaders who described many challenges the community faces in trying to lift neighborhoods out of poverty.

The Collider

Beer City Science Pub on Feb. 24th

Thursday, February 23, 2017

The Asheville Museum of Science and The Collider are joining forces to present another Beer City Science Pub. The evening will feature local craft drinks, discussions, and a fantastic scientific presentation.

Garden Beds

Grow a Garden With Your Kids

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Starting a garden is a fun way to teach your kids about healthy fruits and vegetables and get some exercise as you work on a project together.

Richmond Matthew

Percussionist Matthew Richmond Will Lecture at UNC Asheville

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

UNC Asheville Lecturer in Music Matthew Richmond, composer and percussionist, will present a free public lecture, “Rhythm in Science and Spirituality,” in the next installment of the university’s spring Music Faculty Lecture Series.