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Lunch & Learn: African-American History Series
July 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
This free monthly lecture series on African-American History in Buncombe County features a local expert on a specific topic on the last Tuesday during June, July, August and September. The July 25 Lunch & Learn features Dr. Darin Waters on the history of African American education in Asheville and WNC. Future presentations include:
(August 23): County Commissioner Al Whitesides on the wage gap and historical wealth disparities in the African American Community.
(September 27): Dr. Sharon West on access and availability of health care for African Americans in Buncombe County.
The series is hosted by the Buncombe County Community Engagement Team.