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‘Conversations with Storytellers Series’

DeWayne Barton will speak in Waynesville June 13. File photo DeWayne Barton will speak in Waynesville June 13. File photo

As part of the “Pigeon Community Conversations with Storytellers Series,” social entrepreneur, veteran and visual and performing artist DeWayne Barton will speak at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at the Pigeon Community Multicultural Development Center, located at 450 Pigeon St. in Waynesville. 

Barton uses creative expression and experience to help protect, promote and expand the dreams and goals of neighborhoods in the Affrilachian region

Upcoming installments of the Pigeon Center series include author/painter Marsha Almodovar (July 11) and author Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle (Aug. 8).

Tickets are $10 for community members, $7 for seniors 65 and older and $5 for students. Children ages 12 and under are free. Purchase tickets in advance at pcmdc.org or at the door. Series passes are available at a discount. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

Sponsored by Friends of the Haywood County Public Library, The Smoky Mountain News and Janet & Bob Clark.

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