Warren Wilson College News

This Week in Service

SERVICE-LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Sat. Nov. 12th- Native species landscaping project at River Walk Park in Black Mountain. 9am- 4pm. Meet at Gladfelter breakfast. Contact Hart x4072 for info or to sign up.

Sat. Nov. 12th- Building and assembling a playground at Deaverview Housing Complex in Asheville. 9am- 3pm. Meet at the Service-Learning Office. Sign up at the SLO lunch table.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is Nov. 14-18

Nov. 14-The Hunger Banquet- A dining experience highlighting the differences between
status in the global economy. 5:30 pm, Canon Lounge

Nov. 15-Miss-a-Meal- Sign up today to donate your lunch or dinner (or both) to
MANNA Food Bank

Nov. 16- Empty Bowls- A bread-and-soup dinner served in handmade bowls featuring
presentations focused on local hunger and homelessness issues. 6:00 pm, Bryson Gym–Tickets $15, $10 for students

Nov. 17-"Untold Stories"- An evening of conversation and discussion with a panel of
homeless individuals in the Asheville area. 5-6pm Mierke A and B

Nov. 18- Knitting Party- A gathering of knitters and crocheters with tea and treats to
make hats, scarves, and gloves to donate to Asheville shelters.
5-7pm Cowpie Sunroom

MEETINGS AND NEWS

Child Abuse Prevention Info Session: Tuesday, Nov. 8th, 5-6 p.m. in Canon Lounge
– Over 3 million reports of child abuse & neglect nationally, with over 125,000 in North Carolina. Last year 3,134 children were reported for suspected abuse and/ or neglect in Buncombe County.
– Come to an Information Session/ Training to get a bigger picture of what really is going on and what you can do. Questions, call Jonna x2011

ATTN: December Graduates!!!
Your extended service project reflection paper is due MONDAY NOVEMBER 7th. Please contact the SLO x3065 if you have any questions.

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