Hemp History Week: Asheville

Monday, May 17, 2010 – 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
NauHaus Project
Talmadge St. (From Haywood Rd in Westville, take 191/Brevard Road south, turn right on Morris which turns into Talmadge after a sharp left curve a block or so from 191)
West Asheville, NC
In celebration of Hemp History Week (May 17-23), come tour the NauHaus Project, designers of the first passive Hemcrete home in the world. Through a combination of passive solar design, super-insulation techniques and careful construction detailing, NauHaus buildings are designed to be up to 90% more energy efficient than present code mandates, creating a healthy, comfortable indoor environment without the need for a furnace or air conditioning.
 
Monday, May 17, 2010 – Starts @ 5:00 pm
Wedge Brewing Co.

125B Roberts Street
Asheville, NC
In celebration of Hemp History Week (May 17-23), attend our reception at Wedge Microbrewery and enjoy a 3-week iHemp Ale, brewed especially for Hemp History Week using toasted hemp seeds from Hemp Oil Canada. Learn about the history of hemp in America, sign petitions and send postcards to help get industrial hemp farming going again in the U.S.
 
Tuesday, May 18, 2010 – 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Asheville Earthfare

66 Westgate Parkway
Asheville, NC
In celebration of Hemp History Week (May 17-23), come by the Asheville EarthFare where there will be multiple tables displaying various hemp products for education and purchase. Sample and buy Wedge Microbrewery’s iHemp Ale. Listen to multiple expert speakers. Come by and learn about the history of hemp in America, sign petitions and send postcards to help get industrial hemp farming going again in the U.S.
 
Tuesday, May 17, 2010 – Starts @ 5:00 pm
Wedge Brewing Co.

125B Roberts Street
Asheville, NC
In celebration of Hemp History Week (May 17-23), attend our reception at Wedge Microbrewery and enjoy a 3-week iHemp Ale, brewed especially for Hemp History Week using toasted hemp seeds from Hemp Oil Canada. Learn about the history of hemp in America, sign petitions and send postcards to help get industrial hemp farming going again in the U.S.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010 – 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm
French Broad Food Co-op

90 Biltmore Ave.
Asheville, NC
Celebrate Hemp History Week and support efforts to resume hemp farming in America. Enjoy hemp products on promotion from May 17-23rd with special samplings of delicious and sustainable hemp foods and body care products from Living Harvest Tempt™, Manitoba Harvest®, Nature’s Path®, Nutiva® and Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps®.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010 – 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm
WNC Farmers Market

Brevard Road
Asheville, NC
In celebration of Hemp History Week (May 17-23), hemp products and information will be on display all day at the WNC Farmers Market. Come by to learn about the history of hemp in America, sign petitions and send postcards to help get industrial hemp farming going again in the U.S.
 
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 – 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
WCQS – “Conversations” with David Hurand

Asheville, NC
TECHNICAL PROBLEMS AT WCQS – CANCELED INTERVIEW
In celebration of Hemp History Week (May 17-23), listen to an NPR interview with Greg Flavall, co-founder and Technical Director of Hemp Technologies, LLC; Chris Ripley, founder of Earth Force Medicinals; and Cecil Bothwell, Asheville City Council member and long-time advocate of industrial hemp production.
 
Thursday, May 20, 2010 – 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Greenlife Grocery

70 Merrimon Avenue
Asheville, NC
In celebration of Hemp History Week (May 17-23), hemp products and information will be on display at Greenlife Grocery. A local radio DJ will be stopping by. Come by the store for our event and learn about the history of hemp in America, sign petitions and send postcards to help get industrial hemp farming going again in the U.S.
 
Friday, May 21, 2010 – Daytime
Martin House

25 Cary Lane
Asheville, NC
In celebration of Hemp History Week (May 17-23), come tour the NauHaus Project’s Martin House, the first-ever passive solar home to be built using Hemcrete, a building material with high thermal resistance made from a mixture of industrial hemp chips (shiv) and a lime-based binder.

Friday, May 21, 2010 – 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Hendersonville Community Co-op

715 South Grove St.
Hendersonville, NC
Celebrate Hemp History Week and support efforts to resume hemp farming in America. Enjoy hemp products on promotion from May 17-23rd with special samplings of delicious and sustainable hemp foods and body care products from Living Harvest Tempt™, Manitoba Harvest®, Nature’s Path®, Nutiva® and Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps®.
 
Friday, May 21, 2010 – 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Downtown After 5

Broadway Street
Asheville, NC
In celebration of Hemp History Week (May 17-23), the Downtown After 5 Celebration will block off streets in downtown Asheville. There will be a tent featuring Wedge Microbrewery’s iHemp Ale and tables displaying hemp products and information. Come by and learn about the history of hemp in America, sign petitions and send postcards to help get industrial hemp farming going again in the U.S.

 
Saturday, May 22, 2010 – 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
Montford Arts and Music Festival

Montford Ave; E Waneta St
Asheville, NC
In celebration of Hemp History Week (May 17-23), the Montford Arts Festival will have a table displaying hemp products and information. Come by to learn about the history of hemp in America, sign petitions and send postcards to help get industrial hemp farming going again in the U.S. Nine Mile Restaurant will feature iHemp Ale.
 

May 17 – 23, 2010
Greenlife Grocers

70 Merrimon Ave
Asheville, NC
Celebrate Hemp History Week and support efforts to resume hemp farming in America. Enjoy hemp products on promotion from May 17-23rd with special samplings of delicious and sustainable hemp foods and body care products from Living Harvest Tempt™, Manitoba Harvest®, Nature’s Path®, Nutiva® and Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps® throughout the week.
 
May 17 – 23, 2010
EarthFare

66 Westgate Parkway
Asheville, NC
Celebrate Hemp History Week and support efforts to resume hemp farming in America. Enjoy hemp products on promotion from May 17-23rd with special samplings of delicious and sustainable hemp foods and body care products from Living Harvest Tempt™, Manitoba Harvest®, Nature’s Path®, Nutiva® and Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps® on May 18th from 2-6pm.
 

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