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  1. Western: Seniors slate 2018 datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | Q-Notes

    The Asheville Lesbian Seniors group have announced that they will participate in the 1st Anniversary Women's March on Asheville on Jan. 20, 11 a.m., commencing at Roger McGuire Green, Court Plaza, and then proceed to Charlotte St. and circle around onto Biltmore Ave. The processional will end at the Vance Monument. Then later that evening, the group will meet up with the Asheville Lesbian Social Club at its women's dance at 7:30 p.m., at Eleven on Grove, 11 Grove St., to listen to music and dance the night away with tunes spun by DJ Esella, as well as enjoy fellowship.

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  2. Western: Brewery Opens, Lez Bowl, Pflag BBQRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Published: December 29, 2017 in Carolinas News Notes Updated: December 28, 2017 at 8:02 pm ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor Pictured Above: L.A. McCrae has opened up Black Star Line Brewing and is the first African-American queer woman to do so in Western North Carolina. Photo Credit: Facebook HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. - An African-American queer woman has opened Black Star Line Brewing, located at 131 3rd Ave. W., and becomes the first one to do so in Western North Carolina.

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  3. 'A John Waters Christmas' comes to the High CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Published: December 1, 2017 in A&E / Life&Style , Cover Stories , Featured Stories Updated: December 1, 2017 at 12:38 am ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor Acclaimed and renown filmmaker John Waters brings his annual holiday show to Asheville, N.C. on Dec. 18 at the Diana Wortham Theatre , 18 Biltmore Ave. Known famously as the Prince of Puke and the People's Pervert, this twisted performer is sure to delight, repulse and keep audience members in stitches. Not for the faint of heart, Waters describes the miracles and atrocities of the holiday season and ensures that attendees will have something special to talk about at the dinner table this year.

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  4. Western: PFLAG Meeting, Women's DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Published: November 17, 2017 in Carolinas News Notes Updated: November 17, 2017 at 1:27 am ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor Pictured Above: Campaign for Southern Equality's Aaron Sarvar will speak at the upcoming PFLAG meeting in Hendersonville, N.C. HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. - The Hendersonville Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays will hold its monthly meeting on Dec. 4, 6 p.m., at the Hendersonville Library, Kaplan Room, 301 N. Washington Guest speaker will be Aaron Sarvar from Southern Equality who will lead a discussion on North Carolina's HB2/HB142 and Mississippi's HB1532.

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  5. Regional: Foundation names awardeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Q-Notes

    The Equality North Carolina Foundation has announced the honorees of its 2017 Champions of Equality Awards which will be presented at the Equality Gala on Oct. 21. Awards are given to honor "exceptional leaders who have made a real impact on the LGBTQ community in North Carolina and beyond. Each award is given to those who have been tirelessly dedicated to securing a lived equality for all North Carolinians," the foundation said.

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  6. Western: 'Sunday Sessions' Screening, Council Forum, Circle SingingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Published: October 20, 2017 in Carolinas News Notes Updated: October 19, 2017 at 7:32 pm ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor Pictured Above: Metropolitan Community Church Sacred Journey will host a screening of the new documentary, "The Sunday Sessions," on Oct. 25. Photo Credit: film still HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. - Metropolitan Community Church Sacred Journey will host a screening of the new documentary, "The Sunday Sessions," on Oct. 25, 5:30 p.m., at the Hendersonville Public Library, Kaplan Auditorium, 301 N. Washington St. The film's subject focuses on conversion counseling through an intimate portrait of a gay man's struggle to reconcile his religious convictions and his sexual identity. A panel discussion will follow the screening.

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  7. Western: Transgender Teen, Halloween Dance, Alliance PotluckRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Published: October 6, 2017 in Carolinas News Notes Updated: October 6, 2017 at 12:49 am ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor Pictured Above: Rory Philbrick was the feature of a September issue of The Huffington Post. Photo Credit: OUTRright Youth Facebook page The teen, a member of Youth OUTRight, has worked to create a tolerant and safe community for LGBTQ youth as they come of age in a less tolerant and safe society.

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  8. Western: Literacy Reading, Seniors DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Q-Notes

    The Ninth Annual Queer Literacy Reading will be held on Oct. 1, 4 p.m., at The Mothlight, 701 Haywood Rd. ASHEVILLE, N.C. - The Asheville Lesbian Seniors group will hold a dance on Sept. 23, 7:30 p.m., at Eleven on Grove, 11 Grove St. Admission is $10 and entitles those who wish to continue partying free entry to Scandals with a stamp from the bartender.

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  9. Regional: Benham Twins, Health Center GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Queerty reported that the Benham twins, David and Jason, and sons of conservative and anti-LGBTQ minister "Flip" Benham, released a video commemorating 9/11. Though that is not remarkable, what transpired within it was.

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  10. Western: Pragar Speaks, Car Wash, Pride Picnic, Pride Pageant, Prom BenefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Published: September 8, 2017 in Carolinas News Notes Updated: September 7, 2017 at 6:38 pm ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor Pictured Above: Author Sarah Prager will sign and read from her book, "Queer, There, and Everywhere: 23 People Who Changed the World" at Malaprops Books on Sept. 21. ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Author Sarah Prager will be holding a talk about queer history, as well as a reading and signing of her book "Queer, There, and Everywhere: 23 People Who Changed the World" on Sept.

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  11. Western: Pridepalooza, WNCAP Honorary Chair, Healthcare GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Published: August 25, 2017 in Carolinas News Notes Updated: August 24, 2017 at 6:07 pm ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor Pictured Above: Sandra Valls will be on hand at the 2017 Pridepalooza festival in Hickory, N.C. on Sept. 2. HICKORY, N.C. - The 2017 Pridepalooza festival will be held on Sept.

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  12. Western: Youth Org Race, House Concert, Pride Celebration, Community LossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Published: July 28, 2017 in Carolinas News Notes Updated: July 28, 2017 at 12:22 am ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor HICKORY, N.C. - OUTright Youth of Catawba Valley will launch its 1st Annual OUTRight's Amazing Race on Aug. 19, 9 a.m., beginning at the center's parking lots at 748 4th St. S.W. Patterned after the CBS show "The Amazing Race," OUTright's event combines challenges that are physical, mental and sometimes even silly which will send teams of two to four all over the Greater Hickory metro area. OUTright will host a family-friendly community after party with music, food trucks, breweries and wineries.

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  13. Triangle: 'Chasing Capri,' Spano Reading, Gospel Talent Show, SAGE 4thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Published: June 15, 2017 in Carolinas News Notes Updated: June 14, 2017 at 8:24 pm ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor RALEIGH, N.C. - Late in May, "Chasing Capri," a documentary film by southern filmmaker Caleb Holland, was released and featured a Carolina transgender teen at the center of the storyline. Capri Culpepper captured news headlines when she attempted to obtain her South Carolina driver's license from the Department of Motor Vehicles.

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  14. Buncombe County Democrats face HB 142 criticism at town hallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Q-Notes

    A May 13 town hall meeting in Asheville led constituents to criticize two legislators' votes to pass HB 142 , the "repeal" of HB 2 that left much of the anti-LGBTQ law in place. Rep. John Ager and Sen. Terry Van Duyn defended their votes, though both expressed dissatisfaction with the legislation and hopes that future progress will be made.

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  15. Western: Arts Show, Walk a MileRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Q-Notes

    The Asheville Fine Art Show will be held from May 20-21, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., at the U.S. Cellular Center, 87 Haywood St. This juried fine art and fine craft show features works from across the U.S. Focus is placed on visual arts, diversity, community enrichment and fostering art education among youth within Asheville and its surrounding areas. All art is original and personally handmade.

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  16. Not your average road trip: strange and lesser-known spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Published: April 21, 2017 in A&E / Life&Style , Featured Stories Updated: April 20, 2017 at 3:33 pm ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor Do you feel that every summer is all about beaches and hiking, and you want to see something new? This list may be for you. All across the Carolinas and in surrounding areas, weird and quirky places await to entertain, educate and enliven your imagination.

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  17. Western: Author tour, SisterCare meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Q-Notes

    Author, scholar, professor and feminist historian Dr. Bonnie Morris will appear at Malaprops Bookstore, 55 Haywood St., on April 14 at 7 p.m. for a reading of her new book, "The Disappearing L: Erasure of Lesbian Spaces and Culture." The event is free and open to the public.

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