Upcoming Events


Mont Milner Camp

The Mont Milner Camp is hosting a fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Saturday, June 1. There will be crafts, games, food and a silent auction. The camp is located at 3375 Jump Off Rd. For more information call (615) 653-1305.

Spaghetti Supper Fundraiser

The Franklin County Senior Citizens is having a spaghetti supper fundraiser Thursday, June 6, from 4–7 p.m.

The cost is $8 per plate, with eat in or pickup only. Plates include spaghetti, salad, bread, and a drink. Call 967-9853 to order tickets. Entertainment will be provided by Pure Country Band.

Monthly Health Care Services l

St Thomas | Ascension Health will be providing medical services every second Saturday of the month in their Mobile Medical Van at Morton Memorial United Methodist Church in Monteagle. The next service is 9 a.m.–1 p.m., Saturday, June 8. No appointment is necessary for these services, which are open to all members of the community.

Services offered include primary care (treating acute illnesses; immunizations; well-child exams, and sports physicals. Patients under 18 must bring a parent or legal guardian.

Morton Memorial UMC is located at 322 W. Main St., Monteagle.

Reading Group

Folks at Home is sponsoring a book group discussion on “Educated-A Memoir” by Tara Westover. The meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, June 12, 2:30-4 p.m., at Brooks Hall. Please read the first five chapters prior to the first meeting.

Join Linda Hutton and Sarah Zimmerman in an exploration of the myriad themes—family dynamics, abuse, trauma, thought patterns, forgiveness, determination, leaving one’s family of origin, and hope. What does an education mean? How is one “educated.”

The book is available online for purchase.