(Scroll down for calendar of Activities planned through July)
•Check out the many activities that Steve Fund has come up with from the Gay Men’s Activity, Adventure and Travel group on their meetup page
** we will be working with Steve to create some special events for Prime Timers as well.
Activities open to Prime Timers (but not exclusive)
First Monday of Month LGBTQ Book Club at Malaprops Book Store 55 Haywood St.Downtown Asheville.
Tuesdays Weekly- Men's Coffee Club - Place: Green Life Grocery Cafe 70 Merrimon Ave. Time: 9:00 AM
Wednesdays Weekly- Men's Gathering at The Social Lounge - The Social Lounge 29 Broadway. Time: 6:00 PM
Tuesday - Queer Night Out - A gathering of all age groups at Baked Pie Company 50 N. Merrimon Ave., St 103 Asheville 28804 Time: 6:30 PM.
Please go to Gayashevillenc Calendar for additional info on coffee club, walking and hiking meetings and other activities throughout Asheville.
First Friday of Month -Walk IT Out (is back)- The LGBTQ walking group. Check GayAshevilleNC calendar for location.
July 15, Monday - Prime Timers go to Concerts on the Quad - Special outdoor concert at UNCA. Che Apalache are the featured entertainers, a 4 man “Latingrass” band .Time 7:00 – 8:30 PM Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Depending on number attending, we will supply Picnic goodies. Use form if you intend to go. We will arrange a meet up place for the concert.
July 20, Saturday - Anything That Floats Parade. Prime Timers will gather to watch the annual River Link Floating Parade on the French Broad. Participants float creative entries down the river which ends at New Belgium Brewery. Time: 9:30-2:00 PM. We will gather together and carpool to river site viewing (TBA).
July 20, Saturday - Prime Timers Pot Luck with Supper Club. Members are invited to join supper club for a Pot Luck Supper. Gather 6:00 Dine 6:30 PM
Host Don Buscher address is 55 Forest Lake Dr, Asheville, 28803.
cell is 828-216-8618.
Directions are: take the Sweeten Creek Rd exit (Hwy 25A) off of I-40. Go 1 & 1/2 miles south on Sweeten Creek Rd, then take a left onto Rock Hill Rd. Go 2 blocks and stay to the right where the road becomes a "Y". This will put you onto Forest Lake Dr. My home is the 4th house past the lake on the right. Please ask everyone to park on the same side of the street to allow other residents to drive through on this narrow street.
July 25, Thursday – Prime Timers Go To The Movies with Asheville LGBT Film Series. We will gather with others in the community to attend the 2nd in the monthly series film with : “My Big Gay Italian Wedding” It is an award winning comedy that is sure to put a smile on our faces. Tickets are $20 and include a special drink voucher at after movie mixer at Aloft Hotel ** Members will receive a special discount voucher of $10. Place: Fine Arts Theater Biltmore Ave. Time: 7:30 PM ( Meet outside at 7:00 Pm for discount vouchers)
August 15, Thursday - Prime Timers Sponsor Aging With Pride, special Men's Health program. Place: All Souls Cathedral Parish Hall, 9 Swan St. Biltmore Village Time: 6:30-8:30 PM This is open to the public as well as all Prime Timers. Refreshments will be served. For complete details of evening go to Aging with Pride