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 …

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Jeff’s journey as a writer is a winding narrative that stretching from coast to coast; a pilgrimage toward enlightenment–from his birthplace in Walt Whitman’s New Jersey, through his formative years growing up in a movie theater in Los Angeles, to his twenty plus years as a working writer-producer-director in film/TV. He is a twelve-time produced …

November Luncheon

Our guest speaker for the November luncheon is Jamie Owens, Community Services Director of the Hendersonville Police Department. He is responsible for establishing and maintaining an effective partnership between the community of Hendersonville and the Police Department. His stories, guidance and tips will help us stay safe and protect our property as best we can. …

May Luncheon was full of smiles and laughs

Our May luncheon featured the famous Victoria Jackson, an American actress, comedian and singer. Born in 1959, Victoria Jackson grew up in a Bible-believing, piano-playing, TV-free home in Miami. Her father coached gymnastics so she competed from age 5-18. Her gymnastic skill led to a college scholarship to Furman University, where she was cast in …

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Jeans & Jewels Fashion Show is history!

Newcomers & Community Club of Sumner County hosted its annual spring March 8th. This year’s theme, ‘Jeans and Jewels’ and the beneficiary of the fundraising event was Highpoint Hospice.  Kicking off at 11 AM, ‘Jeans and Jewels’ was a wonderful opportunity to socialize and mingle among new and old friends alike. The luncheon included great …

First Newcomers Luncheon of 2018 is in the books as a great success

Robert Hicks, Named #2 in the most recent listing of the top 100 Reasons to Love Nashville by Nashville Lifestyles Magazine, Robert Hicks was described as Nashville’s “Master of Ceremonies.” They went on to say that “being a New York Times best-selling author should be enough – but not for Robert Hicks, award-winning author of …

Merry Christmas

December Luncheon

What a party we enjoyed! Lynda Evjen’s first meeting as president of Newcomers enjoyed a very full agenda! Haley Forrest of Northfield Church told us about “A Night to Shine,” this month’s charity. The award winning Hendersonville High-school’s Select Chamber Choir performed several beautiful Christmas songs under the direction of Elizabeth Evans. She Olari shared …

Gallatin Mayor, Paige Brown speaks at November Luncheon

Our November speaker, Paige Brown, gave us a very interesting “State of the City.” Her presentation was particularly interesting as so many of our members live in Gallatin. Appropriate to both to the upcoming Veteran’s Day and Mayor Brown’s commitment to it, this month’s charity is Wreaths Across America. Mayor Brown will take our donation …