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Lunch & Learn: African-American History Series

August 23 @ 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 August 23 Lunch & Learn features County Commissioner Al Whitesides on the wage gap and historical wealth disparities in the African American Community. The next final talk in this four-part series is:

(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.


August 23
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Stephen’s Lee Community Center
30 George Washington Carver Ave.
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
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