Highlander Libraries at University Art Gallery

The University Art Gallery (UAG) is proud to present Highlander Libraries, on view from Jan. 17 through April 8. This collaborative, community-oriented project transforms the UAG to recall the Highlander Research and Education Center’s original library—a renowned meeting place for people working towards social, economic, and environmental justice—as it existed in nearby Summerfield, Tenn., from […]

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Sewanee Herbarium Show Celebrates Nature

The Sewanee Herbarium’s “All Things Bright and Beautiful” exhibit is now up at Stirling’s Coffee House in Sewanee. The opening reception will be Thursday, Jan. 23, from 3:30-5 p.m. The show ushers in this year’s 50th anniversary of Earth Day. It incorporates botanical illustrations by the Biology Department’s Plant Evolution and Systematics class and works by […]

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PUBLIQuartet Concert

PUBLIQuartet, presented by the Sewanee Performing Arts Series, is a New York City-based string quartet known for innovative approaches to contemporary classical, jazz, and world chamber music. Their genre-bending programs range from 20th-century masterworks to newly commissioned pieces, alongside re-imaginations of classical works. Tickets available on Eventbrite, and free with University of the South ID. […]

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Register to Vote by Feb. 3

Tennesseans who want to vote in the March 3  presidential preference primary or county primary must register to vote by Monday, Feb. 3.  Early voting begins Wednesday, Feb. 12, and runs Mondays through Saturdays until Tuesday, Feb. 25. Election Day is Tuesday, March 3. Please note that some counties will be closed on Monday, Feb. […]

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Folks at Home Programs

Folks at Home will be running a six-week walking program beginning Monday, Jan. 27. The program will include gentle before and after stretching along with time on the track. Classes will meet Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Fowler Center indoor track. This is a very gentle introduction to […]

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Upcoming Events

FCRP Chili Supper The Franklin County Republican Party Annual Chili Supper will be held at 6 p.m., Thursday, Jan 16 at 1561 Phillip Fulmer Parkway, Winchester. Donations appreciated. Speaking will be two local candidates for tax assessor, candidates for U.S. Senate, candidates for U.S. House of Representatives. Everyone is invited to attend. Elderberry Potential Markets […]

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Upcoming Meetings

Franklin County School Board The Franklin County School Board will meet at 6 p.m., Monday, Jan. 13, at the Franklin County Board of Education Building, 215 S. College St., Winchester. Sewanee Community Council The next meeting of the Community Council is scheduled for Monday, Jan. 13, at 6 p.m., at the Sewanee Senior Citizens Center. The […]

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Little League Sign-ups

Cowan/Sewanee Little League Monday, Jan. 13, 4–6 p.m., Cowan Elementary Friday, Jan. 17, 3:30–5 p.m., Sewanee Elementary Saturday, Jan. 18, 10 a.m.–noon, Cowan Elementary Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2:45–5 p.m., Sewanee Elementary Cost is: tee-ball, $35; single, $55; two children, $75; family, $90; softball, $55. Bring three proofs of residency, and a birth certificate. For more […]

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Artisan Depot Going ‘Big’

The community show “Big” at the Artisan Depot will run from Jan.16 through Feb. 2. The member show for “Big” will run from Jan. 16 through March 1. The reception for the show will be at 5 p.m., Friday, Jan. 17. The Artisan Depot is operated by the Franklin County Arts Guild and is located […]

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