STAY WILD Chattooga at The Block off Biltmore
Friday, May 11th in Asheville, NC
Celebration & Fundraiser
TIME: 6:30 – 9PM
advance purchase at www.chattoogariver.org
Celebrate the Wild & Scenic Rivers Act’s 50th Anniversary, and the Wild & Scenic Chattooga River. Enjoy a guest speaker, live music, food and a silent auction. Non-alcoholic and alcoholic drinks available at the bar.
Speaker: Janisse Ray, author and poet from south Georgia. Her most notable work, Ecology of a Cracker Childhood, has won many awards. Ray has been inducted into the Georgia Writer’s Hall of Fame and was voted one of the top 25 female environmental writers by Outside Magazine.
Live music: Marshall Ballew, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist from western North Carolina, performing a variety of American musical genres including gospel, jazz, bluegrass, folk and the blues.
Food: Wadadli Dessert Oasis featuring vegan interpretations of savory Caribbean dishes and specially crafted modern recipes.
Tickets are $25 per person. Purchase in advance at www.chattoogariver.org. Proceeds will help the Chattooga Conservancy’s work to protect this magnificent river.
For more info email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 706.782.6097