The award winning Byrd is written by NC author Kim Church . Church has roots in Lexington NC and she delivers a beautifully written story that explores heartache, family secrets, and personal triumph. All you need is a cool breeze, a porch and a sweet tea. #Sundayreading ... See MoreSee Less
Crook's Corner Book Prize for Best Debut Novel Set in the SouthIndependent Publisher Book Award, Bronze Medal for Literary FictionChautauqua Prize FinalistBalcones Fiction Prize FinalistFlaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize Long ListSIBA Book Award Long ListAddie Lockwood believes in books. Rola...
How are you going to celebrate Earth Day tomorrow? This article has some great ideas - including - switching your monthly bills to e-bills, planting wildflower seeds in your yard, and putting away the keys to your car for the day and walking and biking.
REGISTRATION is open for our next ADVANCING THE ISSUES CALL. We are focusing on environmental policy with our friends at NC Conservation Network and Lee Ann Smith - mom/teacher turned activist after two of her children were diagnosed with cancer after they lived near a brown field. Registrants will have the chance to win a Women AdvaNCe T-shirt. What? Knowledge and SWAG. YES! ... See MoreSee Less
We Live Here: Enviro. Stewardship in the Age of Polarization
May 1, 2017, 7:00pm - May 1, 2017, 8:00pm
As we wrap up a month where we celebrate Mother Earth with Earth Day - what can we do going forward? Our earth is a finite resource and its health impacts that of ourselves and our families. Join our presenters as they talk about how the health of our environment impacts women specifically in North Carolina, and how it's played a role in their lives personally.
At a time when scientific facts are being called into question by leaders, and policies are taking 10 steps back and barely an inch forward - this call will help you understand where we can go from here and how we can advocate for the health of the state and ourselves.
It's FIND A FRIEND FRIDAY! Share this post with your friends and each month we'll draw one name for a free ticket to our Fall Women's Summit. You have to SHARE the post to be eligible to win! ... See MoreSee Less