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New Volunteerism Centered Book Club

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There's a new all-ages book club coming to Spellbound Children's Bookshop called the Action Book Club. For each meeting of the book club, attendees will read about a subject and then take concrete action together to make the community a better place, partnering with a different non-profit organization each time. 

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Why It Is Worth Using A Dating Site For Mature People

Online dating used to be a young person’s game, where people would gather for quick flings and hot dates. For those of us who have grown beyond those younger years but still feel the passion of youth, there has never been a better time to start dating online. However, some people believe that a mature dating site does not have much value for people looking to date. This article will examine several reasons why it is still worth using a dating site for mature individuals. 1.    You Know What You Want If you are a mature man or woman and you have been around in the realm of dating for decades, you know what you are looking for in a partner. Youth is truly wasted on the young who do not know if they want a long term partner or merely a friend with benefits. That is why the foremost benefit of using a dating site is that you can tell the people you are chatting with exactly what you want. This will save a tremendous amount of time by letting you focus directly on people that might actually be a good fit instead of every single person. 2.    Mature …

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Tips To Meet Singles In Asheville

Asheville is a very popular dating area with young and mature singles trying to find love. However, if you have not been having luck meeting people near you, it might be time to change up your tactics. After all, you want to put yourself in the best position for success and consider that you might have been going about meeting others the wrong way. Let’s take a look at some of the best tips to meet singles in Asheville. 1.    Go Out With Work Friends One of the biggest problems with modern dating is that so many people completely ignore the opportunity to meet new people on a Friday night. Many groups at work will go out for some after-work drinks to help them unwind from the week. Friendly bars and restaurants are a great place to mingle with new people while still having the familiarity of your work friends around you. Someone from your office may even help introduce you to a single friend of theirs while you are out. 2.    Try A Dating Site There is a stigma about online dating because it is often misrepresented by people as an odd alternative to traditional dating. However, modern online …

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The Pros and Cons of Online Dating in Asheville

Online dating can be a very fun and exciting process. Even though you are really putting yourself out there and talking to strangers, you are still just a few clicks away from potentially finding love. Like any other type of dating, there are some benefits and drawbacks to the process and here we will take a look at some of the pros and cons of online dating in Asheville. 1.    Pro: Online Dating Is Much Quicker When you date a person online in Ashville, you get much of the questions from the first few dates out of the way rather quickly. After all, people’s expectations for dating online are different because there is no awkwardness since the internet is a buffer. You can find out everything you need to know about your date such as age, location, physical attributes, and what they hope to get out of the site in just a few minutes. Thus, online dating quickly helps you learn about your date. 2.    Pro: Higher Levels of Access Another issue you may find when dating in Ashville is that you never really know who is looking for a date. The pretty woman who seemed like she was interested …

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New Trends in Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate marketing is a growing force for online businesses that seek to optimize their profits and exposure. Whether it takes the form of links, videos, or even banner ads, it is a powerful advertising tool that is seeing all-new utilization online today. While affiliate marketing was considered in decline before, it has now undergone some rather serious transformations to remain relevant. In this brief post, we will examine some of the top trends for affiliate marketing that is happening right now. 1.    Native Marketing Is Being Utilized If you have ever been on a site for computers and gotten an advertisement for fast food, you know that there is a certain degree of tone-deafness in the older models of affiliate marketing. People would tout any type of marketing prospects onto their site to increase their profits. However, the new wisdom on the topic of affiliate marketing is to have advertisements that are consistent with the message of the site. If you are searching for plane tickets, then you might see an ad for a travel booking website, for example. 2.    Customer Satisfaction Is a Focus Affiliate marketing is becoming all about keeping the customer satisfied and happy. One of the …

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What have Been the Biggest Music Events in Asheville in the Last Decade?

Asheville is rapidly making a name for itself as one of the best music cities in the United States. There are numerous music festivals focusing on a wide range of genres that occur throughout the year, while well-known international acts are also viewing the North Carolina city as a perfect location to come and perform. Live music has become a significant contributing factor to boosting tourism in Asheville, and the city has a long tradition of hosting popular music events. Here are some of the biggest music events to have occurred in Asheville over the last ten years.

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Western North Carolina Activists Take Fight For Free Healthcare To Streets In Washington DC

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On Saturday, June 23, Western North Carolina advocates for National Improved Medicare for All join other National Improved Medicare for All advocates from across the country to take to the streets to make the case for Single Payer Healthcare for All.

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Better Dads Festival Returns to Asheville with Grammy Award-winning Secret Agent 23 Skidoo, plus Lyric and The Willies

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This Father’s Day weekend, the Better Dads Festival returns to Asheville with its unique mix of active, soulful, inspirational, fun, and educational activities to celebrate fatherhood. The event welcomes people of all ages from Asheville’s diverse communities.

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GreenWork Makes the Dream Work

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To help keep Asheville’s natural lands and waterways free from trash, Asheville Yoga Center is raising funds for Asheville GreenWorks as its Charity of the Month for June 2018.

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6 Tips That Will Help You Set Up And Run A Pet Store Successfully

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Operating a pet store can be incredibly profitable. But just as with all other business, it requires detailed planning and dedication on your part. If you set up a pet store at a good enough location, market it very well, and provide excellent service, you can actually do pretty well in this field. Below, we provide six tips that can help you set up and run a pet store better.

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