Carol’s Christmas Letter

“Remember this December, that love weighs more than gold!” ~Josephine Dodge Daskam Bacon Dearest Newcomers, Thanksgiving seems really late this year which means there is less time to get ready for a busy holiday season. My mind is cluttered with mental lists of things to do – not so much to meet others’ expectations, but …

October Luncheon… a spooky event!

Our October Halloween bash was a grand time. Our very interesting speaker was Alison Catway works with Nashville Metro Office of Family Services. Our charity was ABC, the YMCA’s After Breast Cancer program. Enjoy the photos!

October Newsletter

“Many people will walk in and out of your life but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart.” Eleanor Roosevelt “Trust is earned in the smallest moments. It is earned not through heroic deeds, or even highly visible actions, but through paying attention, listening, and gestures of genuine care and connection.” Brene Brown …

August Newsletter

Due to summer vacation we are unable to bring you newsletter in our normal tidy fashion until next week. In the meantime, please enjoy access by clicking here. Newsletter.pdf

July in Sumner County!

Dearest Newcomers, Do you feel happier when the sun is shining? Well I know that I do. Although I know the value of rainfall, it’s the sunshine that we’re experiencing now that makes tackling a “To Do” list so much easier. It also brightens (a pun – my bad) our travel experiences. There is news …

So you know you are appreciated…

Our Mission Statement: Newcomers is a non-profit social/service organization. Its purpose is to extend a welcoming hand to both newcomers and existing residents of the Sumner County Tennessee area and to promote good fellowship within the community through social as well as charitable activities. It is a wonderful opportunity to meet new friends, develop lasting …

May’s Message from the President

Dearest Newcomers, “Stay close to anything that makes you glad you are alive.” – Hafez All of us have those beliefs or that faith or that creative passion or that romantic sentiment that makes us glad to be alive; we have those family members or friends or co-workers who make us glad to be alive; …

April Message from the President

Dearest Newcomers, It took a while to get here, yet it seems like all of a sudden, it’s time to open windows and open doors to porches, to watch fishermen in the cove and see pontoon boats carrying folks to fun places, to plan for a new garden or to hear the lawn mower in …

The Message from the President

I’m writing this message after days of snow and ice kept us confined to home for a few days. Like maybe we should be used to that after the last year?? Well, it’s still hard if you’re someone who loves/needs to get out and about interacting with folks. I am so grateful for those family members and Newcomer friends who have shared phone and text conversations that resulted in my inner spirit shining a bit brighter.