Everyone is invited to a gourmet tasting evening featuring spirits, food and music Saturday, Jan. 21, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Franklin County Country Club. Pritchard’s’ Spirits of Kelso, will offer samples of Tennessee rum, Sweet Lucy and other spirit concoctions for your tasting experience. A new spirit business located in Fayetteville, “Jackson Morgan Southern Cream Whiskey,” will also be featured. Presenting a large selection of wines from a variety of wineries will be Stones’ River Total Beverage of Murfreesboro. A selection of gourmet foods will be offered for tasting. Cynthia Grey, violinist and Nancy Jolley, pianist will entertain. Cost is $30 per person advance (tickets available from Southern Tennessee Ladies Society members or at Initial It on the Square). Tickets at the door are $35.
Money raised funds high school scholarships.
FCHS Class of 1961 meets Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Trolley Rock Truck Stop in Belvidere. Classmates, spouses, friends are invited
Maj. Gen. Benjamin F. Cheatham Camp 72 meets Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Oak Restaurant in Manchester. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. The program has not yet been determined. For up to date info, check our web site http://www.tennessee-scv.org/camp72/.
South Central Human Resource Agency Policy Council and Executive Committee meeting Jan. 30, 11 a.m. at SCHRA central office in Fayetteville. SCHRA budget / audit / appropriations / property and personnel policies and procedures committees meet at 10:15 a.m.
NPT explores the changing face of aging in a series, “The Changing Face of Aging – Aging Matters” through DVDs offered by Winchester First United Methodist Church to everyone at Franklin County Senior Center from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Feb. 1, March 1, April 5, May 3. Topics: The New Old Age; Healthy Aging; Aging in Place; Economics of Aging; Caregiving; Living with Alzheimer’s and Dementia; Abuse and Exploitation; and End of Life. Info. 931-967-3333. All are welcome
Botanist and author Mary Priestley will be the guest speaker at the Sewanee Seminars Academy for Lifelong Learning on Thursday, Feb. 1 at noon in Lower Cravens on the Sewanee campus. Her topic will be, “The South Cumberland Plateau – A Noah’s Ark for Plants.” Everyone is welcome. Coffee and cookies will be served. For more info., email email@example.com