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, Oct. 28, with field hockey coach Steve Simpson. Gather at the Blue Chair Tavern for free coffee and conversation.

EQB Meeting

Members of the EQB Club will gather at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, October 30, at St. Mary’s Sewanee. At about 12:30 p.m., we will have the pleasure of a Lead by May Kamalick, Arabic professor at the college and the seminary. May will share some highlights of her 14-year service with the FBI, shortly after 9/11, in both a field office in Houston and at FBI headquarters. 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. 31, at the Sewanee Inn. Caitlin Berends 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. Agenda items include: approval of the September minutes; District 4 special election results, Whitmer; election for Potter to replace Whitmer on the Lease Committee, Berner; report from Parks Committee (Myers), Berner; update on sidewalk projects priorities, Potter; lighting issue at crosswalks, Potter; Ben Lomand fiber infrastructure, Whitmer; concerns with increasing non-resident leasehold transfers, Whitmer; announcements and/or questions.