Upcoming Meetings


UDC Kirby-Smith Chapter 327 Sewanee

The UDC Kirby-Smith Chapter 327 Sewanee will meet at the Oak Restaurant in Manchester, at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 19. 

Coffee with the Coach

Coffee with the Coach, an opportunity to learn more about Sewanee’s sports teams, continues at 9 a.m., Monday, Oct. 21, with cross country coach Bill Cooper. Gather at the Blue Chair Tavern for free coffee and conversation.

Sewanee Book Club

The Sewanee Book Club will meet on Monday, Oct. 21, at 1:30 p.m. The book to be discussed is “Beneath a Scarlet Sky” by Mark Sullivan. Bunny Morgan will lead the book review in the home of Marcia Mary Cook. For information or directions contact Debbie Racka <debbie811123@gmail.com>, 931-692-6088 or Flournoy Rogers <semmesrogers@gmail.com>, 598-0733.

Sewanee Trust for Historic Preservation

The Sewanee Trust for Historic Preservation (STHP) meets at 4 p.m., Monday, Oct. 21, in the Hethcock Room, Otey Parish. The public is invited.

SUD Meeting

The Sewanee Utility District of Franklin and Marion Counties Board of Commissioners will have its regular meeting at 5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 22, at the utility office on Sherwood Road. The Board of Commissioners for the Sewanee Utility District will be discussing whether to cease feeding fluoride in the drinking water. If a customer is unable to attend but wishes to bring a matter to the board, call 598-5611, visit the office, or call a board member. Your board members are Art Hanson, Randall Henley, Ronnie Hoosier, Charlie Smith and Paul Evans. For more information go to <http://www.sewaneeutility.org>.

EQB Meeting

Members of the EQB Club will gather at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 23, at St. Mary’s Sewanee. Lunch will be served at noon. At about 12:30 p.m., we will have the pleasure of a Lead by Rea Mingeva, “Wish you were here,” about what drives this artist to document her solitary travels. Interested non-members are welcome to arrive at 12:30 p.m. and sit in on the presentation.

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, Oct. 24, at the Sewanee Inn. Donna Rather of the Membership Committee will present the program.

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.

Sewanee Garden Club

The Sewanee Garden Club will meet at 1:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 28, at the Clifftops Lake Clubhouse. Rick Duncan, the horticulturist at the Monteagle Sunday School Assembly, will be the guest speaker. He will focus on the Assembly’s hemlock protection treatment and other subjects.

Guests and visitors are always welcome. For more information, please contact Flournoy Rogers at (931) 598-0733 or <semmesrogers@gmail.com>.

Commercial Club Fall Banquet

Cowan Commercial Club will hold the annual fall banquet at 6 p.m., Monday, Oct. 28. Area residents and business owners are invited to join us for dinner and a special presentation on community partnerships. We will also install our officers for the new fiscal year. Cowan Commercial Club, founded in 1922, is one of Tennessee’s oldest civic organizations. The dinner and program will take place in the parish hall at St. Agnes’ Church located at 105 East England St. (behind Fiesta Grill). For more information log on to <www.cowancommercialclub.com>.

Monteagle City Council

The Monteagle City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m., Monday, Oct. 28, at City Hall.

Sewanee Community Council

The next meeting of the Community Council is scheduled for Monday, Oct. 28, at 7 p.m. at the Senior Citizens’ Building.

Sewanee Travel Club to Meet in November

The Sewanee Travel Club presents “An Italian Extravaganza” at 4–5:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Sewanee Senior Citizens Center. Join us for a delightful time of Italian food, wine tasting, and travel presentations. RSVP required by Monday, Nov. 11, to Andrea at <SewaneeTravelClub@gmail.com> or (615) 895-8958.