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, Nov. 25, with fencing advisor Bill Engle. On Dec. 2, Layton Jackson will present the program. Gather at the Blue Chair Tavern for free coffee and conversation.

Town of Monteagle

The Monteagle City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m., Monday, Nov. 25, at City Hall.

FCDW Meeting

The Franklin County Democratic Women will meet at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 26, 214 N. High, Winchester. The FCDW donates bingo prizes to the Franklin County Senior Center. Please bring a few useful unopened household items to donate. Everyone is invited. We will have a brief business meeting following. RSVP to Sandy (678) 613-5574.

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, Dec. 5, at the Sewanee Inn, for a Club Assembly. The club will not meet on Nov. 28.

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.

Village Update Meeting

Meet with Frank Gladu, Special Assistant to the Vice-Chancellor, to discuss the Village development updates. Meet at 10–11 a.m., or 4:30–5:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 3, at the Blue Chair Tavern. This meeting will review the progress of the priority projects and will focus on the Village Green conceptual design with a presentation of the renderings for discussion and comment. Coffee will be served and everyone in the community is welcome.

Sewanee Garden Club

The next meeting of the Sewanee Garden Club will be earlier in the month than usual. The meeting will be at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 3, at the home of Lane Price. Members are requested to bring a small plant or garden-related item for the Dirty Santa program. Refreshments and good cheer will be part of the mix.

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

EQB Meeting

Members of the EQB Club will gather at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 4, at St. Mary’s Sewanee. Lunch will be served at noon. At about 12:30, we will have the pleasure of a Lead by Dan Backlund, “WWII’s First Christmas: The Truce of 1914 and a Song It Inspired.” The talk explores the story of the informal Christmas Truce, the human yearning for peace, and a song it inspired by Jon McCutcheon. Interested non-members are welcome to arrive at 12:30 p.m. and sit in on the presentation.

Franklin County School Board

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