Branch Meetings

Branch Meetings

Branch meetings are held monthly from 11:30 to 1:00 PM, at the First Baptist Church, 5 Oak Street, Asheville, NC 28801, unless otherwise specified. 

RSVP:  Susan Grabel at:

or 828-505-3826 NO LATER THAN October 16th!


Sunday, September  17, 2017, Time 4:30 to 7:00  Fall Potluck Kick off.

Location: The Ramble Clubhouse.

Member Directories to be distributed.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Speaker:  Rebecca Chaplin on AARP Issues

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Speaker:  Angie Newsome on the Carolina Public Press

Thursday, December 7, 2017, Time 2-4 PM

Annual Friend-raiser

Location: First Baptist Church

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Speaker Leslie Council on “My Sistah Taught Me That.”

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Speaker:   Ashley Lasher on the Literacy Council

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Speaker:  Beth Maczka and Jacque Pennick on Childhood Education

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Speaker:  TBD from Asheville City School Leadership

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Field Trip:  The Collider facility. Tour and talk by Megan O. Robinson.  Group to lunch at local restaurant TBD.