Event Date: 12/10/2018   Event Time: 9:30 AM

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Personalizing your Mac and making it even more friendly and usable with System Preferences. The instructor will be using macOS Sierra 10.12. Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan and 10.10 Yosemite already brought the biggest visual change since Mac OS X first shipped in 2000, and most principles remain the same, so users of earlier versions should find value in the class. NOTE: Instructor will be using macOS 10.13 High Sierra, as soon as it is released by Apple.

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157 Charlotte Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 12/10/2018   Event Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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Introduction To Modeling The Human Figure with Leonid Siveriver Mondays 6-9pm October 22- December 10 Working from a live model each week, students will hone their understanding of basic anatomy, proportions and the mechanics of movement in 3 dimensions. After first creating multiple fast sketches in clay to work out technique, students will then advance to a longer-term sculpture based on a single pose, with more attention to detail. Please join us for this exciting opportunity to work with decorated sculptor, Leonid Siveriver. Level: All Levels Tuition: $325 + $75 Lab & Live Model Fee

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236 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 12/11/2018   Event Time: 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

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Be our guest for free and experience how we can help you improve your public speaking and communications skills. Please call 828-329-4190 for more information.

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3 Town Square Blvd , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 12/11/2018 - 12/12/2018   Event Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 AM

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The digital marketing decisions that you must now make, from tactics to the language you use to you tell the story of your organization and the impact you are creating, are increasingly complex. Data driven marketing can offer a cost effective path to growth, especially for a cash strapped venture or nonprofit. But these strategies and tactics are often riddled with ethical pitfalls. For nonprofit organizations and businesses that are focused on creating positive impact, how can you make decisions that will keep your marketing efforts ethical and compliant with today’s privacy laws, while remaining effective? This presentation will discuss key topics surrounding ethical marketing and will explore some of the most common ethical decisions that social impact organizations face when executing popular marketing strategies and tactics.

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1 Haywood St. , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 12/12/2018   Event Time: 8:30 AM

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Join us for our southeastern new growers meeting in Asheville Agenda: 8:30 am: on-site Registration, Coffee and snacks. 9 am: Introduction of the host and the panel. Introduction of the newly build Western and Eastern NC viticulture teams. Introduction to Online Resources in the South East. Mark Hoffmann   9:30 – 10:30 am: The Costs: 9:30 am: Vineyard Business planning and cash flows. Tremain Hatch 10:00 am: Budget considerations for the successful establishment of a vinifera/hybrid vineyard, Eric Case 10:10 am: Open Q+A to Panel   10:30 – 12 am: New vineyard Establishment - What is important? 10:30 am: How to select a site and a variety? Cain Hickey 11:10 am: Fundamental knowledge on disease and pest management for new and unexperienced growers. Mark Hoffmann 11:40 am: Open Q+A to Panel   Noon: Lunch (food truck, on your own)   1 – 2:15 pm: Management of an existing vineyard – What if I inherit a mess? 1 pm: Trellis and Training: Fundamentals and how to identify and clean up mistakes, Tremain Hatch 1:45 pm: Learning and avoiding mistakes - a vineyard managers perspective, Eric Case 2 pm Open Q+A to Panel   2:15 pm – 3 pm: Winery Block: 2:15 pm: Fundamental considerations of winery establishment, Chris Denesha 2:45 - 3 pm: Open Q+A to Panel   3 – 3:30 pm: Schedules, Workshops and Resources for grape growers in the Southeast, Mark Hoffmann   3:30 – 4:30 pm: Panel Q+A - Grower Considerations Lead: Karen Blaedow, NC Cooperative Extension   4:30 pm: Adjourn Our Panel: Tremain Hatch, Virginia Tech Viticulture Extension Specialist Eric Case, Vineyard Manager, Burnshirt Vineyards, Hendersonville NC Cain Hickey, UGA Viticulture Extension Specialist Mark Hoffmann, NCSU Small Fruits Extension Specialist Chris Denesha, Plēb Urban Winery, Asheville NC      Registration and Costs: No fees. Simply come and sit in. Lunch is on your own.       North Carolina State University and North Carolina A&T State University commit themselves to positive action to secure equal opportunity regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, religion, sex, age, or disability. In addition, the two Universities welcome all persons without regard to sexual orientation. North Carolina State University, North Carolina A&T State University, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and local governments cooperating

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289 Lyman Street , Asheville, NC
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Event Date: 12/12/2018   Event Time: 9:30 AM

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In this class we delve into the Settings where we will discuss and demonstrate Siri, Multitasking, Spotlight, Passcode settings and much more. NOTE: Class will now be held using iOS 12.

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157 Charlotte Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 12/12/2018   Event Time: 9:30 AM

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In this class we delve into the Settings where we will discuss and demonstrate Siri, Multitasking, Spotlight, Passcode settings and much more. NOTE: Class will now be held using iOS 12.

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157 Charlotte Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 12/12/2018   Event Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

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Wednesdays 6:30-9pm October 17- December 12 No class November 21 Join Resident Artist and Odyssey Gallery Manager Julia Claire Weber as she guides you through a relaxed approach to throwing on the wheel with confidence! Class demos will focus on developing the basic techniques for throwing forms such as cups, mugs, bowls, tumblers, plates and vases. Class is geared for beginners, though seasoned potters and those looking to improve their skills are welcome! Level: Beginner and Seasoned Beginner Tuition: $295 + $45 Lab Fee

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236 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 12/13/2018   Event Time: 9:30 AM

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Learn how to Synchronize and Share Photos between devices using iCloud. Learn the difference between: "My Photostream" Benefits and Limitations "Shared Albums" Invitations Public Web Sites Comments & Likes "iCloud Photos" Your Entire Photo Library in the Cloud Organize and Edit once and for all (The instructor will be using iOS 12 for iPad and iPhone, and OS X 10.14 Mojave).

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157 Charlotte Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 12/13/2018   Event Time: 9:30 AM

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Learn how to Synchronize and Share Photos between devices using iCloud. Learn the difference between: "My Photostream" Benefits and Limitations "Shared Photo Streams" Invitations Public Web Sites Comments & Likes "iCloud Photo Library" Your Entire Photo Library in the Cloud Organize and Edit once and for all (The instructor will be using iOS 11 for iPad and iPhone, and OS X 10.13 High Sierra on the Mac as soon as they are released by Apple).

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157 Charlotte Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 12/13/2018   Event Time: 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

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Thursdays 11am-1:30pm October 18- December 13 No class November 22 Tile murals can beautifully enhance your kitchen, bathroom, or outside sidewalks and paths. Students will design their own ceramic tiles using the slab roller and press molds, then incorporate ideas and imagery through carving, sgraffito, Mishima, and ceramic decals. Underglazes, glazes, and firing will be covered. Finally, we will learn how to install these finished pieces indoor or outdoor. Level: All Levels Tuition: $310 + $50 Lab Fee

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236 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 12/13/2018   Event Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

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Thursdays 6:30-9pm October 18- December 13 No class November 22 Discover how to personalize your work with decorative techniques that will give each piece a unique finish! Using a rich clay body, along with colorful underglazes, slips, and more, we will explore how to control and enhance what happens under in final glazing process. The work made will be fired at a different mid-range temperature to reveal the beautiful reds and browns in the clay body along with the vibrancy of the added colors. We will discuss how to maintain different consistencies with the clay to accomplish various surface techniques. This class will allow students to be flexible in forming their work through hand building and wheel throwing. We will treat each piece as a canvas to explore what can happen under the glaze. Level: All Levels Tuition: $310 + $50 Lab Fee

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236 Clingman Avenue , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 12/14/2018   Event Time: 9:30 AM

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Basic Watch Handling - Notifications Setting up and Customizing Watch faces and "complications" Activity App / Workouts / Achievements & Challenges Using the Dock for your favorite Apps Siri & More  NOTE: This class will be conducted using watchOS 5. Series 4 watches come with watchOS 5 pre-installed.  Series 1, 2 and 3 Watches may need upgrading although most principles remain unchanged. Upgrading to watchOS 5 takes an hour or so and therefore cannot be done immediately before the class. Please call us at 828-225-6600 if you need assistance. (The original Apple Watch is not compatible with watchOS 5.)

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157 Charlotte Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 12/14/2018   Event Time: 9:30 AM

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Basic Watch Handling - Notifications Setting up and Customizing Watch faces and "complications" Activity App / Workouts / Achievements & Challenges Using the Dock for your favorite Apps Siri & More  NOTE: This class will be conducted using watchOS 5. Series 4 watches come with watchOS 5 pre-installed.  Series 1, 2 and 3 Watches may need upgrading although most principles remain unchanged. Upgrading to watchOS 5 takes an hour or so and therefore cannot be done immediately before the class. Please call us at 828-225-6600 if you need assistance. (The original Apple Watch is not compatible with watchOS 5.)

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157 Charlotte Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 12/16/2018   Event Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Calling all current families, alumni families/students, former employees, volunteers, founders, and friends of Evergreen! Come join us for this fun 20th Anniversary community event at Evergreen. Guests are asked to bring something from Evergreen - pictures, shirts, work, awards, books, invitations, publications, yearbooks, or absolutely any Evergreen thing you may have! We will provide a space for you to display your item for the duration of the event and then it will go back home with you. PRIZES will be awarded for museum items in different categories (think Funniest Artifact, Oldest Artifact, etc.) We will also have live music from current and former Evergreen employees, featuring Pearl Street Band & singer/songwriter Jane Kramer. RSVP at www.evergreenccs.org/calendar.

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50 Bell Road , Asheville, NC 28805
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Event Date: 12/17/2018   Event Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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In this 2-hour class, we will be discussing the relationship between mindfulness and self-compassion, some of the benefits of self-compassion, and how self-compassion differs from self-esteem. You will also have the opportunity to try a couple of exercises from the Mindful Self-Compassion program in this free class. Just show up; no need to register. For more information, go to https://www.mindfulselfcompassionasheville.com/.

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602A Haywood Road , Asheville, NC 28806
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Event Date: 12/22/2018   Event Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Join us as we taste wines selected for your holiday celebrations. Industry professionals will be pouring a variety of reds, whites, and sparkling Champagnes. Free parking behind the store.

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5 All Souls Crescent , Asheville, NC 28803
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Event Date: 01/02/2019   Event Time: 9:30 AM

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This class will cover basics about using your iPad. Topics will include: Importance of the Apple ID; Backups (two methods); Security (two-factor) Safari - iPad User Guide; Bookmarks; Tabs; Home Page icons; etc. App Store - Finding Apps; Free Apple Apps Other topics as time permits.

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157 Charlotte Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 01/07/2019   Event Time: 6:30 PM

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Craft Conversation Series: The MA in Craft Studies at Warren Wilson College + Student Pecha Kucha Join us for public conversations about research and projects connected to craft studies! Craft Conversations is a five-part series organized by the MA in Critical and Historical Craft Studies and hosted at the Center for Craft, Program Founding Partner, in downtown Asheville. These are not formal lectures. Instead, we invite you into the evening classroom of the MA in Critical and Historical Craft Studies, Warren Wilson College, where you can hear how people conduct, analyze, share, and discuss their work on craft history and theory.  Programs begin promptly at 6:30 PM and end at 8:30 PM. Programs are free and open to the public; Reservations requested; light refreshments will be available.  You will have the opportunity at this final conversation in the series to hear from Warren Wilson College President Lynn Morton, MA Program Director Namita Gupta Wiggers (USA), and Core Faculty Benjamin Lignel (FRANCE) and Linda Sandino (UK).  The evening ends with a rapid-fire Pecha Kucha-style presentation of research-in-progress by currently enrolled candidates in the MA in Critical and Historical Craft Studies Program: (Alphabetical Order, Presentational Order may differ) Phoenix Booth Darrah Bowden Nicholas Falduto Samantha Gale Michael Hatch Matt Haugh Sarah Kelly Matt Lambert Kat St. Aubin

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67 Broadway Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 01/08/2019   Event Time: 9:30 AM

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Exploring the Photos App, the Mac's brand new built in photo manager including: Importing and Exporting Photos; imported iPhoto Events and Faces; Folders & Albums; Basic Photo Editing REQUIRES Yosemite and the 10.10.3 (or later) update. 10.12 Sierra comes with the new 2.0 version with additional updated features. The instructor will be using this version. PS. We now have an entire class devoted to the iCloud portion of "Photos." This class is typically held on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month.

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157 Charlotte Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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Event Date: 01/10/2019   Event Time: 9:30 AM

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Learn how to Synchronize and Share Photos between devices using iCloud. Learn the difference between: "My Photostream" Benefits and Limitations "Shared Photo Streams" Invitations Public Web Sites Comments & Likes "iCloud Photo Library" Your Entire Photo Library in the Cloud Organize and Edit once and for all (The instructor will be using iOS 11 for iPad and iPhone, and OS X 10.13 High Sierra on the Mac as soon as they are released by Apple).

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157 Charlotte Street , Asheville, NC 28801
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