Events

Upcoming Events & Other Important Dates

Conserving Carolina canceling all events including:

  • Committee and task force meetings (though we will inform participants if we set up remote meeting solutions)
  • Volunteer events and workdays
  • Speaker series events at Walnut Creek Preserve and Landrum Library
  • Spring Hiking Series and other guided hikes

Rensing Center
Material Mindfulness postponed for March

Pisgah/ Nantahala National Forest Plan Webinar
Thursday, April 2, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Sierra Club WENOCA monthly meeting online

Postponed: Bill McKibben, founder of 350.org
Thursday, April 2, 2020, 7:00pm

Postponed: Drawdown WNC Whole Group Meeting
Sunday, May 10, 2020, 1:30pm-3:00pm

Daniel DeWit of Climate Reality Project and protesters, Asheville Climate Strike, September 20, 2019

Past Events

Awakening the Dreamer Symposium
Saturday, March 28, 2020, 10:00am – 1:30pm
Jubilee Community Church, Asheville

Citizens Climate Lobby monthly meeting
March 16, 6:30pm-8:30pm
Online meeting — contact us for link

Duke Energy Progress Rate Hike Hearing – Speak out!
Thursday, March 12, 2020, 7:00pm
Buncombe County Courthouse, 60 Court Plaza, Asheville
Courtroom 1A
If you are staying home because of COVID-19 please leave comments here.
The docket to reference is Docket E-2 Sub 1219.

South Toe Mutual Aid Food Sovereignty Club Film: Compost
Thursday, February 26, 2020, 5:00pm-6:30pm
Celo Community Center

Voting Day for SC Primary
Tuesday, February 29, 2020

(Drawdown WNC Whole Group Meeting for
Sunday, March 8, 2020 has been postponed.
Work in teams & regional groups, then join us in May!)

Voting Day for NC Primary
Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Find your polling place and other info here

Seed Swap and Permaculture Plant Exchange
Saturday, March 14, 2020, 2:00pm-5:00pm
Celo (contact us for directions)

High Country Energy Justice Summit
Saturday, February 22, 11:00am-1:30pm
Harvest House, 247 Boone Heights Dr., Boone, NC
Free, but Register so they can get a headcount

CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW: Duke Energy Progress Rate Hike Hearing
Thursday, February 20, 2020, 7:00pm
Buncombe County Courthouse, 60 Court Plaza, Asheville
Courtroom 1A

Future of Pisgah & Nantahala National Forests — Carolina Public Press Forum
Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 5:30pm-7:30pm
UNC Asheville Reuter Center, Mannheimer Room
Free, but reservations required (live streaming also available with reservation)

Biocultural Conservation and Climate Catastrophe Gardening
Saturday, February 15, 2020, 7:00pm-8:30pm
Celo Community Center

Mutual Aid for Agriculture & Resilience
Saturday, February 15, 2020, 10:00-4:00pm
Mills River Agricultural Farm — contact Living Web Farms for info

Climate Action Coalition Meeting
Wednesday, February 12, 4:30pm-6:00pm
Fox & the Fig, Spruce Pine

WNC Climate Action Coalition Meeting
Tuesday, February 11, 6:00pm-8:00pm
Thatcher Hall, Grace Church in the Mountains
394 N. Haywood Street, Waynesville, NC

Drawdown WNC Whole Group Meeting
Sunday, February 9, 2020, 1:30pm-3:00pm
Jubilee Community Church
46 Wall Street, Asheville

Organic, Sustainable, Ecological, Natural Regenerative, Resilient, Holistic…Agriculture
Monday, February 3, 2020, 7:30pm-9:00pm
Celo Community Center

Reversing Global Warming: Introduction to Drawdown
Saturday, February 1, 2020, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Celo Community Center

Interview with Roger Helm on Better World, WPVM FM 103.7
Thursday, January 30, 2020, 5:00pm
34 Wall Street (Self Help building), Asheville, 4th floor
Archived here

Material Mindfulness: Drawdown
Sunday, January 19, 2020, 3:00pm-5:00pm
Rensing Center
Pickens, SC

Drawdown WNC Whole Group Meeting
Sunday, December 15, 2019, 1:30pm-3:00pm
Jubilee Community Church
46 Wall Street, Asheville

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