Friday, February 16

Upcoming Meetings

American Legion Post 51
American Legion Post 51 next regular meeting will be at 9 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 10. Anyone wishing to rent the American Legion Hall on University Avenue in Sewanee should contact Stephen Cardwell, (931) 598-0643, or mail request to The American Legion, P.O. Box 438, Sewanee, TN 37375.

Tims Ford Council
Tims Ford Council Lake cleanup has been canceled.

Coffee with the Coach
Coffee with the Coach, an opportunity to learn more about Sewanee’s sports teams, continues at 9 a.m., Monday, Feb. 12, with University of the South women’s lacrosse coach Michele Dombrowski. Gather at the Blue Chair Tavern for free coffee and conversation.

Textbook Adoption at Board of Education
Science, music and art textbooks are up for adoption for the 2018– 2019 school year. Samples of these textbooks that are on the State adoption list will be available for any interested persons to view at the Franklin County Board of Education, 215 South College St., Winchester. Hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.–3 p.m., beginning Monday, Feb. 12, and ending Wednesday, Feb. 28.

Franklin County School Board
The Franklin County School Board will have a regular scheduled meeting at 5:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 12, at the Franklin County Board of Education Building, 215 S. College St., Winchester.

La Leche League Meets
The February meeting of the La Leche League, which provides breastfeeding support and information for new mothers, will be at 10:30 a.m.,Tuesday, Feb. 13, 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 Meeting
Members of the EQB Club will meet for lunch at noon, Wednesday, Feb. 14, at St. Mary’s Sewanee.

On Wednesday, Feb. 14, from 6–7:30 p.m., DivorceCare, a nationwide nondenominational support group for separated and divorced individuals will meet in Monteagle. Go to <> and type in your zip code for further information on the Monteagle location and how to register. Contact Daniel or Becky Lehmann at <> or call (615) 294-4748.

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, Feb. 15, at the Sewanee Inn. Bishop Lambert will present the program.

FCRW Club Meets Feb. 15
The Franklin County Republican Women (FCRW) monthly meeting will be on Thursday, Feb. 15, at the Oasis Restaurant in Winchester. Lunch will begin at 11 a.m. with the meeting immediately following. The Club’s guest will be Amy Dennis, field representative for U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais. All are welcome.

UDC to Meet Feb. 17
United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) Kirby-Smith Chapter 327 Sewanee will meet at the Oak Restaurant in Manchester at 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 17.

Sewanee Book Club Meeting
The Book Club will have their next meeting at 1:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 19 at the home of Marcia Mary Cook. Sally Hubbard will be reviewing “Lilac Girls” by Martha Hall Kelly. For more information or directions, contact Debbie Racka at 692-6088 or <>, or Flournoy Rogers at 598-0733 or <>. Visitors are welcome.

Cowan Commercial Club
The Cowan Commercial Club will hold a program meeting at 6 p.m., Monday, Feb. 26, at Fiesta Grill restaurant. John Payne from the South Cumberland Chamber of Commerce will give a presentation on projects to market and promote the region where we live and work. Cowan Commercial Club welcomes area residents who want to be more involved in the community and promote a more sustainable local economy. For more information go to <>.

Sewanee Community Council
The next meeting of the Community Council is scheduled at 7 p.m., Monday, Feb. 26, at the Senior Citizens’ Center. Items for the agenda should be submitted to the Provost’s office by noon, Wednesday, Feb. 14.

CCJP Open Membership Meeting
The Cumberland Center for Justice and Peace (CCJP) will host a membership meeting and elect new board members at the Sewanee Senior  Center from 4–6 p.m., Sunday, March 11. A potluck will follow.