Event Calendar

Tea Time Meetings/Christmas Parties/Commissioner and School Board Meetings

November and December Schedule

Tea Time Meetings 2018 Thursdays, 6PM,  IHOP, 229 Airport Road, Arden, November and December:  11/15 and  12/6.

Tea Time Meeting Mills River Restaurant, 6PM, 4467 Boylston Hwy, Mills River, NC 28759:  Thursday, 11/29.

Our last meeting for 2018:  Christmas Party Thursday, December 13th, 2018 at 6PM Hickory Tavern  Address30 Town Square Blvd #100, Asheville, NC 28803.  Located at Biltmore Park Town Square.  Directions here.

A great night of socializing and catching up.

We will be having two socials per quarter in 2019.  One in Asheville and the other in Hendersonville.  If we like Hickory Tavern, we can have our Asheville socials there.  In Hendersonville, The Loft Cafe and Pub is a great fit.  111 Joel Wright Dr, Hendersonville, NC 28792. In addition, we want to have two Tea Time meetings a month.  Come to our Nov/Dec meetings to help us to decide our schedule.


 Tea Pot Tea Time Meetings Thursdays, at 6PM at IHOP, 229 Airport Road, Arden. Tea Time Meets Thursdays unless inclement weather or other event conflicts.  We will post on www.ashevilleteaparty.org site and send a newsletter post. Contact Jane at 828 692 3117 with questions.  Please leave a clear message with your name  phone number.  Thanks. 

TEA TIME MEETING THE LAST THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH will be at Mills River Restaurant, 6PM with our Hendersonville Friends.  Address 4467 Boylston Hwy, Mills River, NC 28759.  Directions link  


Henderson County Republican Women’s Club Luncheon

Tuesday, November 27th: Henderson County Republican Women’s Club Luncheon​​​


Speaker: Terry Ruscin, Local Author 

Terry Ruscin is an author, photographer, researcher and retired advertising executive.  He moved to Hendersonville in 2004.  He is a member of the Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society, Historic Flat Rock, Hendersonville’s Design Review Advisory Committee overseeing the city’s historic districts, and the Henderson County Historic Resources Commission.

Ruscin has written travelogues and books on the early history of California and Henderson County and, with author-columnist Louise H. Bailey’s son Joseph Bailey Jr., finished Louise Bailey’s 10th book “Historic Henderson County: Tales from Along the Ridges,” published posthumously. He has also collaborated in other books on history and travel.

He will speak on the notable women of Henderson County at our next luncheon.

You don’t want to miss it……bring a neighbor…guests welcome!

LOCATION:  The Cedars, 227 7th Ave W., Hendersonville, NC 28791 
$15.00 per person

Make your check Payable to “The Cedars” and mail to:  

HCRWC, P.O. Box 2734, Hendersonville, NC 28793

Please RSVP by the Thursday prior to the luncheon.


Thursday, December 6th:  Buncombe County Republican Women’s Club Christmas Party, Asheville Country Club, 11:30AM – 2PM

You’re invited to our Christmas Party at the Asheville Country Club

You and your guests are invited to the

Buncombe County Republican Women’s Club

Annual Christmas Luncheon and Party

When:  Thursday, December 6, 2018, 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

Where:  The Country Club of Asheville, 170 Windsor Road, Asheville, NC 28804

Cost:  $28 per person

Featured Speaker:  Michelle Nix, Vice-Chair of the NCGOP

What’s more fun than a surprise? Please bring a wrapped gift to put under the tree to be raffled off.

We’re also collecting toiletries for our Veterans in need.  Please bring toothpaste, toothbrushes, shaving cream, razors, deodorant, shampoo/conditioner, soap or some other toiletry.

Reservation required — payment deadline:  November 19, 2018

Seating is limited – reserve early (see the form below or the attachment).

Questions: call Dorothea Alderfer 828-683-2567

The Club has a dress code which requires that proper attire be worn at all times. Bathing attire, gym shorts, T shirts, tank tops, tube tops, halter tops, mesh shorts, cut offs, short shirts, tennis outfits and other similar dress are inappropriate. Shorts may be worn, but must be of Bermuda length and men'  shirts must be collared.

Reservation for Buncombe County Republican Women’s Club

Annual Christmas Luncheon and Party

When:  Thursday, December 6, 2018, 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

Where:  The Country Club of Asheville, 170 Windsor Road, Asheville, NC 28804

Cost:  $28 per person

Number attending:____________


Total Enclosed: __________        Check # ___________     Tel. # _____________


For Campaign Finance Reporting:


Full Name ____________________


Address (city, state, zip)_________________________________


Occupation/Job Title ______________________


Employer’s Name/Specific Field________________________


Guest Names and any dietary restrictions (gluten-free, vegetarian, etc.):


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Mail this completed form and your check payable to BCRWC no later than November 19, 2018 to:

Barbara Sullivan

Treasurer, BCRWC

203 Cardinal Crest Lane

Asheville, NC 28805


 Henderson County Republican Women’s Club Christmas Party Tuesday, December 18th at The Cedars in Hendersonville:  Doors open at 11:30am.  Our speaker will be the North Carolina federation of Republican Women’s president, Pat Smith. We are asking folks to bring baby gifts (age 3 months-24 months) for Open Arms pregnancy center.


Buncombe County Commissioners meets first and third Tuesday of the month.  All regular meetings begin at 4:30 p.m. in Commission Chambers, 200 College Street – Suite 326, in downtown Asheville.  

Buncombe County School Board meets the first Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the Minitorium at 175 Bingham Road, Asheville, NC 28806. (Info here.)

Asheville City School Board Meetings info here.

Henderson County Board of Commissioners:  See here for meeting times and agenda.  (First Monday at 5:30PM and Third Thursdays at 9AM at the Historic Court House on Main Street)

Henderson County School Board Meetings:  The second Monday of the month and 6:30pm, 414 Fourth Ave, Hendersonville, NC 28739.  See here for agendas and info.