Upcoming Meetings, March 8, 2019


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

Coffee with the Coach
Coffee with the Coach, an opportunity to learn more about Sewanee’s sports teams, continues at 9 a.m., Monday, March 11, with University of the South swimming and diving coach, Max Obermiller.There will not be a meeting on March 18. Gather at the Blue Chair Tavern for free coffee and conversation.

Franklin County School Board
The Franklin County School Board is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m., Monday, March 11, at the Franklin County Board of Education Building, 215 S. College St., Winchester.

International P.E.O. Sisterhood
The March meeting of Chapter Z Tennessee of the International P.E.O. Sisterhood will be at 10 a.m., Tuesday, March 12. 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 12, 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, March 13, 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, titled “My Connections with the Kelloggs of Battle Creek” by Wayne Maxon. 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 20, at St. Mary’s Sewanee. Lunch will be served at noon.

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 will meet at 8 a.m., Thursday, March 14, at the Sewanee Inn. Aaron Welch will present the program on his Appalachian Trail hike experience. The Monteagle-Sewanee Rotary Club will meet on Thursday, March 21, with Abby Robinson Graves presenting the program on the Governors Books from Birth Program with the Grundy County Rotary Club members.

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>.

FCDP Monthly Meeting
The Franklin County Democratic Party will have its monthly meeting at 9 a.m., Saturday, March 16, at Franklin County Annex, Winchester.

Sewanee Book Club
The Sewanee Book Club will meet at 1:30 p.m., Monday, March 18, in the Adult Education Room at Otey Parish. Leslie Lytle will lead the review of “Sing Unburied Sing” by Jessmyn Ward and our meeting will be hosted by Kay MacKenzie.
For more information or directions please contact Debbie Racka <debbie811123@gmail.com> or (931) 692-6088; Flournoy Rogers <semmesrogers@gmail.com> or 598-0733.

Franklin County Commission
The Franklin County Board of Commissioners is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m., Monday, March 18, at the Franklin County Courthouse, in Winchester.

Town of Monteagle
The Monteagle City Council will meet at 6 p.m., Tuesday, March 25, at City Hall.

Community Council Meeting
The next meeting of the Community Council is scheduled for 7 p.m., Monday, March 25, at the Sewanee Senior Citizens’ Center.  Items for the agenda should be submitted to the Provost’s office by noon on Wednesday, March 13.

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 26, 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. Your board members are Art Hanson, Randall Henley, Ronnie Hoosier, Charlie Smith and Paul Evans.

Thirst for Knowlege
Thirst for Knowledge will meet at 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 27 at the Blue Chair Cafe. David Shipps will speak on “Alexa, I’m Glad You’re Here!” with Eric Keen as the moderator. All are invited to attend. Thirst for Knowledge is sponsored by the Sewanee Civic Association and the Office of Civic Engagement.

FCDP Reorganization Meeting
The Franklin County Democratic Party (FCDP) will have its reorganization meeting at 6 p.m., Friday, March 29, at the Franklin County Annex Small Meeting Room, 839 Dinah Shore Blvd., Winchester.
Doors open at 5 p.m. and the meeting starts at 6 p.m. FCDP will choose new officers and executive committee members and set new meeting times. At least one man and one woman from each of Franklin County’s eight districts are needed to serve on the executive committee. Please bring a dish to share for dinner.