Adventures in Dining

Enjoy gourmet cuisine at Asheville's best locally-owned restaurants with ANF friends at mealtime. We choose restaurants recommended by our members where locally grown fresh vegetables and meat products are served by the best chefs in Asheville.


To sign up or for more information, please contact Carol at or 828-279-0912  


Book Club

The Afternoon Book Club meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 1:30pm at The Givens Retirement Village in the Living Room. Books to be read are recommended by members. Suzanne Lunsford is the leader, and she can be reached at


Investment Club

Get together with us to learn and talk about stocks. We gather once a month (except in the summer) for lunch and discussion. 
Call Cliff Joslin at 828-277-3563, for more information. 


The ANF Bridge Group for beginners and novices meets every second Friday afternoon in Asheville. Learn the basics of bidding and play, and improve your skills, in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Contact Nathan Tierney:, or 707-501-8218.



The writing group meets the third Thursday of the month at the East Asheville Library. The group is at capacity but if you are interested please contact Carolyn Joyce at