10/12 - WNC Career Expo

Great companies start with great people, and you’ll find both at the WNC Career Expo.

Attend Tuesday, October 12 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the WNC AG Center/Davis Event Center at 765 Boylston Hwy, Fletcher, NC 28732.

09/29 - Small Business is Big Business Job Fair at BRCC

Wednesday, September 29th from 2:00 - 7:00 p.m.

09/28 - EWI Virtual Lunch and Learn Facebook Live Event

Connect and Engage with Volunteerism - Virtual Lunch & Learn Event

This Lunch & Learn will explore opportunities for creating meaning and connection through volunteer service. 

Join local non-profit leaders from across the Asheville area for this Facebook Live Lunch & Learn and find out how volunteers are adapting to meet the needs of our communities in 2021 on:

Tuesday, September 28th at 12:00 noon.

Facebook Event Link

09/23 - AB Tech Advanced Manufacturing Center's "Block Party"

When: Sept. 23 from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Where: A-B Tech Advanced Manufacturing Center

About the event:

The Workforce Development WIOA Staff will be hosting a Workforce Career Fair "Block Party" at the Advanced Manufacturing Center. We will also be celebrating the Grand Opening of the Workforce Readiness Resource Lab, which is a satellite lab of NCWorks.

Join us for food, music, a chance to win prizes, and of course employment opportunities for job seekers.

09/07 and 09/09/2021 -  Back to Work 50+ Fall 2021 Program -  Enrollment Info Workshop

Plans are underway for a 7th group of Back to Work 50+ participants to enroll in the program.   This group is scheduled to begin with information workshops on September 7th and 9th.   

If you know someone who might benefit from the program, please let them know about it and you can give them my contact information if they would like more information.    

You can reach Irene by email at, or, by phone at 828-251-6200, extension 262.  Or, they can sign up for one of our information workshops by contacting Holly at 828-251-6200.

08/10/2021 - Tuesday $18 Per Hour & Beyond Job Fair

07/14/2021 - Wednesday Virtual Lunch

Virtual Lunch and Learn Event via Facebook Live

  • Topic - Workers can be internal or external to an organization. Contractors, service providers, and gig workers are a part of the workforce. Web Tech Czar, Marc Czarnecki and Council on Aging, John Wingerter talk about the features and benefits of the workforce continuum from volunteering to stipend to part time to full time to entrepenurialship.
  • Time - 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.
  • Facebook Link -

6/22/2021 - Tuesday Lunch and Learn Event

NC Works Career Center, Zoom Recording, Facebook Live

EWI Lunch & Learn - Reskill, Nextskill, Upskill with your Digital Literacy Network

Learn more about privacy and security between the tech giants of Google Apple Microsoft Facebook.

YouTube Recording