Lynda Evjen and Hananh Grubbs

The first luncheon of our 2017 ~ 2018 season is in the books

We celebrated both August and September birthdays due to our summer break. The smaller group are August birthday and the medium size group are the September birthdays including this month’s charity representative, Hannah Grubbs. The large group is everyone… why not? Speaking of Hannah, she got a standing ovation after informing us of her charity, …

Dr. Wm Teets will speak at Newcomers September Luncheon

September Luncheon begins new season of Newcomers

Lynda Evjen, our vice president, does the lion’s share of the work with securing our speakers for the luncheons and has arranged an interesting and timely speaker for September. Coming on the heels of our exciting opportunity to view a total solar eclipse, Dr. William Teets will be thought provoking and entertaining. Please plan to …

Newcomers Heads to Cheekwood

On Wednesday, August 23, A group of friends from Newcomers headed to Cheekwood Botanical Gardens for lunch and a tour of the Dressing Downton Exhibit. It was fantastic! The exhibit will end on September 10. So there is still time for folks to see this exhibit. Tickets can be purchased, online, through the Cheekwood website. …

Joan Blanich

Total Eclipse of the Sun!

Coffee Connection turned into a truly “Out of this World” experience at Joan Blanich’s home! Joan’s home was turned into Eclipse Headquarters. If you have more eclipse photos you would like to share, email them to Newcomers.Art@gmail.com and we’ll post! Photos of Joan’s Eclipse decorations and all the wonderful food and guests would be appreciated. …

It’s Christmas in July!

Christmas is a very busy time of the year and Newcomers loves celebrating. Sometimes, though, not everyone can make it to the luncheon and others of us just love Christmas so much that celebrating it in July as well as in December is just the thing to do!

NEWS UPDATE: Sumner County Schools to Close During Eclipse

The Sumner County Schools recently announced that their schools will be closed on Monday, August 21, because of this “once-in-a-lifetime” experience. Joan Blanich who is hosting our Eclipse watching party, says that all family and friends are welcome. If you find yourself unexpectedly babysitting your grandchildren, please bring them with you to the Brunch and …

Please help Newcomers produce the new Membership Directory

It’s that time of year again. The new membership directory is being assembled. A key pat of the success of the directory production is the sale of advertisements. These ads help us offset the costs associated with production of the ad.

Join us at our June Luncheon

Greetings all! I hope everyone has been enjoying the beautiful weather and all the blooming flowers. I hope you will join us for our June luncheon, it promises to be lots of fun. It will be our last luncheon until September, so be sure to make your reservation and join us. As is our tradition, …

Our May speaker was a treat

Associate Conductor, Vinay Parameswaran was our Speaker for our May Meeting! Active as both an orchestra and opera conductor, Vinay Parameswaran currently serves as Associate Conductor of the Nashville Symphony, where he works closely with Music Director Giancarlo Guerrero and conducts the Symphony in classical, pops, education, and community concerts. In his tenure as Associate …