Club Business Continues

Unfortunately, we were not able to hold our monthly meeting in June, but we did elect a new Executive Board: Carol Gower, President, Bobette Spear, Vice President, Judy Peck, Corresponding Secretary, Sue Olari, Secretary, and Irene Calderon as Treasurer. We also chose Patsy Johns as Member at Large. We are hoping to have a rose …

A Message from the President

Dearest Newcomers, At our recent Zoom Board Meeting it was moved by Kim Stokes and seconded by Sue Olari that we put a hold on our nominations until a later date and that the current board will remain in place until a date is set to reinstate the nominating process. This was approved. We also …

Letter From Lynda

Dearest Newcomers, As I’m sure you’re aware, Summer County is now under Stay at Home orders. The orders require individuals living here to remain in their place of residence and leave only to provide or receive certain essential services. Under this order, our activities are being asked not to meet. It is recommended not to …

February Luncheon at Bluegrass Country Club

February 13 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm This month’s luncheon is going to be a busy one – there will be two speakers to make this lunchtime a special one. One of our speakers is Cindy Church, a local gal who’s topic will be “Don’t get me started: Laughing at the Generational Divide.” In …

Christmas Bells are ringing…

For the fifth year the Hendersonville High School Select Chamber Choir, under the direction of R. Elizabeth Evans, the Director of Choirs, will be singing as our special guests. The Select Choir is a highly competitive auditioned ensemble which excels in many different vocal genres. Rooted in 30 years of history, the choir is traditionally …

2019 Garlands & Glitter… a beautiful evening

We were fortunate to have three photographers documenting our evening of glamour and glitz. Be sure to check out all the beautiful images and if you share on social media, please do give credit to the photographer. If you see a photo here you would like to print, email Newcomers.Art@gmail.com and we will send you …

November Luncheon at Bluegrass Country Club

Our speaker for November’s luncheon is Lynne Drysdale Patterson, a Christian singer/songwriter, author and speaker. She writes non-fiction children’s stories based on historical women and has appeared on a variety of local and national television programs as a performing artist, cookbook author and guest chef. Her recently published book, Taproots of Tennessee: Historic Sites and …

October Brings Halloween and a Newcomers Lunch!

Our speaker for the October 10th luncheon is Brad Schmitt, the “Inside Nashville” columnist for the Tennessean. Per his introduction in the paper, he gets his stories, in part, by asking community leaders to tell him intensely personal and funny stories about themselves. He wants to write pieces of redemption, overcoming and transformation. He wants …

Lee Curtis

Our Newcomers Luncheon season is here!

We have a very knowledgeable and entertaining speaker in Lee Curtis! Her career has spanned 40 years in the Tennessee State Government; she has served as the Director of Program Development and Legislative Liaison for the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development. She is now devoting her time to the new Tennessee State Museum which examines …