Lunch & Learn: African-American History Series 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Stephen’s Lee Community Center, 30 George Washington Carver Ave.
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 August and September. 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.