Upcoming Meetings


Coffee with the Coach

Coffee with the Coach, an opportunity to learn more about Sewanee’s sports teams, continues at 9 a.m., Monday, Sept. 9, football coach Travis Rundle. Gather at the Blue Chair Tavern for free coffee and conversation.

Sewanee Community Council

The next meeting of the Community Council is scheduled at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 9, at the Sewanee Senior Citizens Center. Agenda items include: approval of the April minutes; approval of the May e-meeting minutes; grants update, Dozier; cell tower update, Berner; fiber/broadband access project, Berner; special election to fill District 4 Seat, Whitmer; election of Community Council Reps to University Lease Committee, Berner; description of Vice-Chancellor Search Process, McCardell; and announcements and/or questions.

Franklin County School Board

The Franklin County School Board will meet at 6 p.m., Monday, Sept. 9, at the Franklin County Board of Education Building, 215 S. College St., Winchester.

International P.E.O. Sisterhood 

The September meeting of Chapter Z Tennessee of the International P.E.O. Sisterhood will be Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 10 a.m.    All unaffiliated Members of the P.E.O. Sisterhood who are in the Middle Tennessee area are welcome to attend.  Call (931) 962-0202 for more information.

La Leche League Meets

The next meeting of the La Leche League, which provides breastfeeding support and information for new mothers, will be at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 10, at the Sewanee Community Center, 39 Ball Park Rd. All pregnant women, mothers and babies are welcome. For more information call Pippa, (931) 463-2050.

EQB Meeting

Members of the EQB Club will gather at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 11, at St. Mary’s Sewanee. Lunch will be served at noon. 

Laurel Lake Garden Club

The Laurel Lake Garden Club will meet Tuesday, Sept. 10 at one of our members house. The group will enjoy a tour of the beautiful gardens with fruit trees and lush bushes. We will also enjoy looking at and listening to the waterfalls on her property. All members are asked to bring their favorite food for a lunch buffet. Following the meeting, we will have a presentation on tree grafting.

Area Rotary Club Meetings

The Grundy County Rotary Club meets at 11:30 a.m., Tuesdays at Dutch Maid Bakery in Tracy City. The Monteagle-Sewanee Rotary Club will meet at 8 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 12, at the Sewanee Inn. Mary Priestley will give a presentation on the “Flora and Fauna of Sewanee.”

Caregivers Groups

The Folks at Home’s Caregivers Group meets weekly on Thursday, 1–2:30 p.m., in Brooks Hall at Otey Parish. Contact Folks at Home at (931) 598-0303 or <folksathomesewanee@gmail.com> for more information.

South Cumberland Conservative Network

The South Cumberland Conservative Network will meet Saturday, Sept. 14. The speaker will be State Executive Committeewoman, Cyndi Miller. The program will be on education, fiscal responsibility in government and pro-life causes. Please join us at 300 1st Ave., NW, Winchester. The meet and greet is at 5:30–6 p.m., with light refreshments and the program beginning at 6 p.m.

Sewanee Book Club

The Sewanee Book Club will meet on Monday, Sept. 16, at 1:30 p.m. The book to be discussed is “One Foot in Eden” by Ron Rash. Joan Hartvigsen will lead the book review at the home of June Mays. For information or directions contact Debbie Racka <debbie811123@gmail.com>, (931) 692-6088 or Flournoy Rogers <semmesrogers@gmail.com>, 598-0733.”

Franklin County Board of Commissioners

The Franklin County Board of Commissioners will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 16, at the Franklin County Courthouse.