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“From the Ashes” Film Viewing – Asheville, NC
June 23, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
From the Ashes captures Americans in communities across the country as they wrestle with the legacy of the coal industry and what its future should be under the new Administration. From Appalachia to the West’s Powder River Basin, the film goes beyond the rhetoric of the “war on coal” to present compelling and often heartbreaking stories about what’s at stake for our economy, health, and climate. From the Ashes invites audiences to learn more about an industry on the edge and what it means for their lives. Hosts First Congregational of Asheville, Mad Batter of Sylva and sponsors, Interfaith Power and Light, MountainTrue and collaborations from other local congregations.
View the trailer here.
June 23, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
First Congregational Church (20 Oak Street)
Join Creation Care Alliance and First Congregational UCC for a preview screening of “From the Ashes,” sponsored by NC Interfaith Power & Light, Mountaintrue and local faith communities on June 23rd, 6:30-8:30 p.m, at FirstCUCC Friendship Hall (20 Oak Street). We invite participants to bring their own food and drink to enjoy during the film. After the showing (about 80 minutes), we will hold a discussion about what we’ve seen. For more information for the Asheville Event, please contact Karen Richardson Dunn at firstname.lastname@example.org.