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August 2017

Meeting & After Charlottesville, Solutions to Political Violence

August 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
Liberty Baptist Church,
551 Scotts Creek Rd
Sylva, NC United States
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General Membership Meeting begins promptly at 10 am. Program: After Charlottesville, Community Based Solutions to Organized Political Violence." Come. Be part of the conversation.

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Vigil for Charlottesville’s Victims

August 26, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Courthouse Fountain, Sylva,
West Main Street
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Our branch is observing the loss of life and injuries at the racist riots in Charlottesville recently, and we are inviting our community for a moment of silent reflection on the history of racial violence in this country. Please join us for a silent vigil Saturday, August 26th at 8 pm at the fountain on Main Street in Sylva below the old courthouse. We urge you to bring a candle but no signs. There will be no speaking or speeches.…

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September 2017

Supporting DACA recipients & Membership Meeting

September 16, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
Liberty Baptist Church,
551 Scotts Creek Rd
Sylva, NC United States
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TITLE of Program: "Dreaming with the Dreamers: Supporting DACA recipients in the pursuit a just and humane immigration system reform." TIME: 10 AM (Program Begins, Membership Meeting After) NOW is the time to activate yourself.

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October 2017

WNC Against Judicial Gerrymandering Pack Square Rally

October 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Pack Square Park,
121 College St
Asheville, North Carolina,
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Tired of politicians choosing their voters, instead of the voters choosing their politicians? Now it's time to DO something about it. Fill your vehicle with people and signs and come to Asheville Monday!

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NAACP Humanitarian Awards

October 14, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Family Resource Center (The Old Rock School),
1528 Webster Road
1528 Webster Road ( Old Webster School) Webster NC 28788,
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Help Us Recognize This Year’s Finalists from a variety of backgrounds from around the area. A Little Music, A Little Food, A Lot of Celebration and a Public Thanks to individuals and organizations whose service benefits us all in western Carolina Come Join and Celebrate! The finalists for the 2017 NAACP Humanitarian Awards: In the individual category, they are: Edda Bennett from Franklin, Ruth McConnell from Webster, Dr. David Trigg from Whittier, Marsha Crites from Sylva and Dr. Ron Fisher, also…

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Mtg / Highlights of the 2017 NAACP State Convention Conference

October 21, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Liberty Baptist Church,
551 Scotts Creek Rd
Sylva, NC United States
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DIFFERENT TIME this month:  2pm Highlights of the 2017 NAACP State Convention Conference will be the program topic. We will watch key video and discuss who has stepped into Dr. Barber's position in Raleigh.

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November 2017

NAACP MTG & Representation in Public Art

November 18, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
Liberty Baptist Church,
551 Scotts Creek Rd
Sylva, NC United States
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Meeting and topic: "Moving Past the Representational Crisis: Rooting the Imagery of our Public Spaces in WNC Histories of Struggle."

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December 2017

Membership Meeting & Celebration of What our branch has accomplished in 2017

December 16, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:55 am
St. John’s Episcopal Church,
18 Jackson Street
Sylva,
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DIFFERENT LOCATION:  St. John's Episcopal Church on Jackson Street in Sylva 10am meeting, 11am celebration.  Snacks?  Cocoa?  Coffee? Bring a friend, neighbor, coworker, family member or 5 to celebrate!    

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January 2018

2018 Calendar Planning Meeting

January 6 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Jackson County Public Library Community Room,
310 Keener St.
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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The Jackson County NAACP President Gomez and Executive Committee have planned this important meeting.                                                                                                                                                     All members of the Jackson NAACP, who wish to contribute and can attend, please come and help. Who: Jackson County NAACP Membership and Executive Committee What: Planning Meeting for 2018 Events.  Bring your own lunch. Coffee and water will be provided. When: Saturday, January 6, 2018 -- Start time noon Where: The CONFERENCE ROOM at Jackson County Library. Once inside the main entrance atrium, turn right through the double doors, then left toward stairway. Conference room is to you left…

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Women’s March on Asheville & NAACP meeting

January 20 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Asheville Memorial Stadium

STAND & MARCH TOGETHER! Car pool at Food Lion in Sylva at 9am. March begins at 11:00 at Asheville's Memorial Stadium. NAACP members and all interested are welcome to stay for a multi-chapter NAACP meeting at 3pm in Asheville. More details of this will be posted here as they become available.

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