Tuesday, August 20, 2019


World Honeybee Day Aug. 17

Mooney’s Market is partnering with Mary Priestley to celebrate World Honeybee Day on Saturday, Aug. 17.  Priestley has donated 100 copies of her book “William’s Wildflowers” to commemorate this special day and to honor the essential honeybee. The book’s narrator is Bea, a honeybee, and features the beautiful botanical illustrations of William Crutchfield as a […]

Book Group Discussion of ‘The Second Mountain’

John Hille and Gerald Richardson will lead discussions on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6–8 p.m. starting on Aug. 19 and continuing through Aug. 28. Sessions will be held at the Wesley House located beside the Morton Memorial Fellowship Center. Part I of “The Second Mountain” will be discussed Monday, Aug. 19. Parts II and […]

Upcoming Meetings

Emeritus Group Announces Semester Meetings

  Plans are well underway for this year’s monthly meetings of the Sewanee Emeritus group. Meetings are held the second Thursday of the month in the Torian Room of DuPont Library. They begin at 3:30 p.m., and a social hour follows each presentation.  On Sept.  12, kicking off the season with a timely look at […]

EQB Club to Meet Aug. 21

  The Ecce Quam Bonum Club, or EQB Club, was founded in 1870, at Sewanee’s Rebel’s Rest. The name Ecce Quam Bonum means “Behold how good” and is taken from Psalm 133, “Behold, how good and pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity.” Historically, faculty met regularly in members’ homes to hear […]