SCA Meeting Sept. 19

Meeting

The 2019-20 season of the Sewanee Civic Association (SCA) begins on Thursday, Sept. 19, at St. Mark’s Hall, Otey Parish.

Dinner begins at 5:15 p.m., followed by a business meeting.The dinner is free and open to the public. This year, free children’s activities will be available. Please send a reservation in by today (Friday), Sept. 13 to <sewaneecivic@gmail.com>, and while helpful for planning purposes, it is not required.

The program will be presented by John Coffey on “What Science Tells Us About Happy People.” Coffey is an assistant professor of psyhology at the University of the South.

This year, the SCA is celebrating 111 years of service in the community. The association brings together community members for social and service opportunities. The Civic Association is the governing body for the Sewanee Community Chest, the charter organization for Cub Scout Pack 152, the sponsoring organization for the Sewanee Classifieds, and the selection committee for the annual Community Service Award. Any adult who resides in the area and shares concerns of the community is invited to participate.

The association will meet four times this academic year: September, November, February and April. For more information, go to <www.sewaneecivic.org>.