Upcoming Meetings

Meeting

CCJP

Cumberland Center for Justice & Peace will have an annual meeting at 9 a.m., Saturday, March 7, at the Sewanee Senior Citizens Center. Coffee and doughnuts will be served at 8:30 a.m.

Coffee with the Coach

Coffee with the Coach, an opportunity to learn more about Sewanee’s sports teams will meet at 9 a.m., Monday, March 9, with Max Obermiller, swimming and diving coach. Meet at the Blue Chair Tavern for free coffee and conversation. There will not be a meeting on March 16 due to spring break. 

Franklin County School Board

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

International P.E.O. Sisterhood 

The March Meeting of Chapter Z of the Tennessee International P.E.O. Sisterhood will be Tuesday, March 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

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, March 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 Club

Members of the EQB Club will gather at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 11, at St. Mary’s Sewanee. Lunch will be served at noon. At about 12:30 p.m., there will be a Lead by Debbie Blinder about Tennessee’s Elephant Sanctuary and Discovery Center, the 2,770-acre preserve in southwest Middle Tennessee for aging elephant retirees from circuses and zoos. Interested non-members are welcome to arrive at 12:30 p.m. and sit in on the presentation.

Members of the EQB Club will gather at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 18, at St. Mary’s Sewanee. Lunch will be served at noon.There will be a a Lead by Seminary Professor Benjamin King. He asks “Who were the first Christians? Where did they come from? What did they believe? And how do we know about them?” 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, March 12, at the Sewanee Inn. Bill Kershner will present the program on Airline Pilot Training. On March 19, Doug Ellis will present the program on the Angel Flight.

Sewanee Emeritus Final Program Meeting

The Sewanee Emeritus group will hold its final program meeting of the semester on Thursday, March 12. The program starts at 3:30 p.m., and is held in the Torian Room of the duPont Library. Everyone is invited for the program, and for refreshments that follow. This month’s speaker is a mystery guest, who will inform us on some of the inner workings of Sewanee, and hold your attention.

American Legion 

American Legion Post 51 is scheduled to meet at 9 a.m., Saturday, March 14, in the Legion Hall on University Avenue in Sewanee. 

Sewanee Book Club

The Sewanee Book Club will meet at 1:30 p.m., Monday, March 16, at the home of Anne-Marie Pender. Marcia Mary Cook will lead the review of “Good Night from London” by Jennifer Robeson. For directions or information please contact Debbie Racka at <debbie811123@gmail.com>, phone (931) 692-6088, or Flournoy Rogers at <semmesrogers@gmail.com>, phone 598-0733.

Sewanee Trust for Historic Preservation

The Sewanee Trust for Historic Preservation is scheduled to meet at 4 p.m., Monday, March 16, in the Hethcock Room at Otey Parish. All are welcome. 

Franklin County

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

SUD Meeting

The Sewanee Utility District of Franklin and Marion Counties Board of Commissioners will have its regular meeting at 5 p.m., Tuesday, March 17, at the utility office on Sherwood Road. 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. 

FCFRW

The monthly FCFRW meeting will be held at Buckaroo’s Family Restaurant in Winchester, on Thursday, March 19. Lunch will begin at 11 a.m. with the meeting immediately following.

Community Council

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

Monday, March 23, is reserved as a possible meeting date and will meet then if there are urgent concerns. If there are any items for discussion that cannot wait until April, please submit them to the Provost’s office by noon on Wednesday, March 11.