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, April 8, with University of the South rugby coach, Daniel Carter. Gather at the Blue Chair Tavern for free coffee and conversation.

International P.E.O. Sisterhood

The April meeting of Chapter Z Tennessee of the International P.E.O. Sisterhood will at 10 a.m., Tuesday, April 9. 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.

Laurel Lake Garden Club

The Laurel Lake Garden Club will meet Tuesday, April 9 at 10 a.m. for a tour of the Silver Bait LLC company in Coalmont. Following the meeting, the group will meet for lunch at Papa Ron’s restaurant in Monteagle. Members of the Laurel Lake Club help to take care of planting and weeding at Horton Park through out the year and have donated $80 to the town of Monteagle for the Easter Egg Hunt in the park to be held on Saturday, April 6.

La Leche League

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, April 9, 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 Meetings

Members of the EQB Club will gather at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, April 10, at St. Mary’s Sewanee. Lunch will be served at noon. Following lunch, approximately 12:30 p.m., we will have the pleasure of a Lead from Sue Herrick titled “Vanatu–Small Country, Big Heart.” Interested non-members are welcome to arrive at 12:30 p.m. and sit in on the presentation.

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 meets at 8 a.m., Thursday, April 11, at the Sewanee Inn. Margaret Matens will give the presentation on “Youth-Environmental Education.”

Caregivers Groups

The Folks at Home’s Caregivers Group meets weekly on Thursday, 1–2:30 p.m., in Otey Parish’s St. Mark’s Hall. There is no charge and new members are welcome. Contact Folks at Home at (931) 598-0303 or <folksathomesewanee@gmail.com>.

American Legion 

American Legion Post 51 will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 13, in the Legion Hall on University Avenue in Sewanee. 

Sewanee Book Club

The Sewanee Book Club will meet at 1:30 p.m., Monday, April 15. Jane Flynn will host the meeting in her home and Sally Hubbard will lead the discussion about “Manhattan Beach” by Jennifer Eagon. For more information or directions please contact Debbie Racka <debbie811123@gmail.com> (931) 692-6088 or Flournoy Rogers <semmesrogers@gmail.com>, (931) 598-0733.

STHP Meeting

The Sewanee Trust for Historic Preservation (STHP) meets at 4 p.m., Monday, April 15, in the Otey Adult Education Room. The public is invited.

Franklin County Commission

The Franklin County Commissioners are scheduled to meet at 7 p.m., Monday, April 15, at the Franklin County Courthouse.

Franklin County Democratic Meeting

The monthly meeting date and time was changed to the third Tuesday beginning at 5:30 p.m. Location for April 16 and program is to be announced. The Franklin County Democratic Women will meet next on April 23 in Sewanee at 5:30 p.m., with a discussion of the Green New Deal in celebration of Earth Week.

Franklin County Republican Women Meeting

The FCRW monthly meeting will be at the Oasis Restaurant in Winchester, on Thursday, April 18. Lunch will begin at 11 a.m. with the meeting beginning at 11:30 a.m.


United Daughters of the Confederacy

The UDC Kirby-Smith Chapter 327 Sewanee will meet at the Oak Restaurant in Manchester, on Saturday, April 27, with the meeting beginning at 11:15 a.m.

Community Council

The next meeting of the Community Council is scheduled for 7 p.m., Monday, May 20, at the Sewanee Senior Citizens’ Center. 

Monday, April 22, is reserved as a possible meeting date. If there are any items for discussion that cannot wait until May, please submit them to the Provost’s office by noon, on Wednesday, April 10.