Upcoming Events

Asheville Art Museum Connections Program: Monthly program for adults with mild to moderate memory loss and their care partners, includes a guided gallery conversation and related activity.  This month’s program is Landscapes.  Wednesday, Dec. 18, 1:00 pm.  See flier for more details and information to register.

Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP): Applications for LIEAP assistance for older adults are now being accepted through December 31.  See flier for details.

Employment: Recognizing And Increasing Skills for Employment (RAISE) is a 6-week course to help gain new employment skills.  Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 am starting on January 14 at Goodwill Career Connections Center.  For more information, see flier.

Memory Study: UNC Asheville is conducting a study of how a dietary supplement might affect memory and cognition.  If you are interested in participating, see flier for details.

Circle of Grandparents: Are you an older adult raising young children?  Children & Family Resource Center is starting a support group to help you in that journey.  10:30-11:45 am on the first and third Thursday of each month, beginning Dec. 5.  For more information see flier.

Seeds of Hope & Joy Wellness Group: For those age 60+ who desire to be motivated and encouraged to pursue a healthy lifestyle.  Thursdays, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Grace Lutheran Church, 1245 Sixth Ave. W., Hendersonville.  Free and open to the community.  Call 828-693-4890 for more information.

Trauma and Your Body – Healing Through Mindfulness, Mediation, and Movement: Learn about how to help heal the body from trauma.  Thursdays, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm, starting Nov. 7, The Family Justice Center, 101 S. Grove St., Hendersonville.  Moving to First United Methodist Church, 204 6th Ave. W., in December.  Contact Jennifer Nelson at 828-513-8003 prior to your first class.