Listening Hearts: The Art of Spiritual Discernment
Aug
5
to Aug 9

Listening Hearts: The Art of Spiritual Discernment

The Beecken Center of the School of Theology is partnering with Listening Hearts Ministries to offer two intensive, four-day retreats to train participants in the art of facilitating and mentoring spiritual discernment groups using the Listening Hearts approach. Held at the DuBose Conference Center in Monteagle, Tennessee, the retreats will include communal meditation activities; workshops that teach the practical aspects of teaching spiritual discernment; and a series of discernment sessions, each of which is followed by a reflective review to gain insight into the elements that bring forth fruitful discernment. 

For more information & to register: beeckencenter.sewanee.edu/events/listening-hearts-2019-2020

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Monroe Mandolin Camp
Sep
18
to Sep 22

Monroe Mandolin Camp

Welcome to the Monroe Music Camp website! We are proud to offer original bluegrass music instruction on Mandolin, Fiddle, Banjo, Guitar, Upright Bass, and Harmony Singing-the quintessential instrumentation of a Bluegrass Band!  Our 6th Annual Monroe Mandolin Camp will be: SEPTEMBER 18-22, 2019.

Over the years, Original Blue Grass BoysRoland White, Tom Ewing, Blake Williams, Mark Hembree, Glen Duncan, Byron Berline, Bob Black, Robert Bowlin, Bobby Hicks, Mark Kuykendall, Mike Bub, Buddy Spicher, and James Monroe have joined our world class instructors, luthiers, and special presentors including: Mike Compton, David Davis, Skip Gorman, John Keith, Mark Royal, Casey Campbell, Chris Henry, Paul Duff, Will Kimble, Raymond Huffmaster, Mississippi Chris Sharp, Tony Willianson, Richie Brown, Lauren Price, Sharon Gilchrist, Alan O’Bryant (Banjo), Adam Tanner (Old-Time Track), Walter Carter, Martin Fisher, Lynn Dudenbostel, Richie Brown, Brian Christianson, Rich del Grosso (Blues), Tom Ellis, Caleb Klauder (Old-Time Track), Jody Stecher (guitar & vocal), Alan Munde (banjo), Matt Flinner (Play-It-Forward Track), and many others.

Read more… monroemandolincamp.com/

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Monteagle Plein Air Paint-Out
May
31
to Jun 4

Monteagle Plein Air Paint-Out

Join the Diana Dice / Atlanta Arts Group this May for an inspiring week of plein-air painting around beautiful Monteagle, Tennessee. You do not have to be from Atlanta to join in - locals and visitors welcome. Lodging available on-site.  Let the creativity happen!..  (More)

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FREE Legal Aid Clinic (Walk-In)
Apr
20
9:45 AM09:45

FREE Legal Aid Clinic (Walk-In)

FREE Legal Aid Clinic

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee & the Cumberlands.

Meet with a lawyer for advice on:

  • Family Problems

  • Debt Problems

  • Homeownership

  • Landlord Problems

  • Car Purchases

  • Wage Claims

  • & more

Free breakfast & childcare while attending clinic. Spring activities for children.

MORE INFO: las.org OR CALL 931.455.7000

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[venue staffing & facilities for this event are donated by DuBose]

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Child Welfare Awareness Day
Apr
16
8:30 AM08:30

Child Welfare Awareness Day

  • DuBose Conference Center (Large Chapel) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Organized by Grundy Safe Baby, speakers Amy Taylor with TN Department of Children Services & Officer William Johnson with Hamilton County Sheriff's Office. Discuss latest industry trends, learn how to better recognize warning signs of substance abuse, understand addiction, and explore the complexities of working with families involve drug exposed children… (More)

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Seeds of Spring Diocesan Youth Retreat
Apr
5
to Apr 6

Seeds of Spring Diocesan Youth Retreat

Join young people from around the Episcopal Diocese of TN for a journey up the mountain for a retreat from the busyness to connect with God and each other.

This program provides youth with an opportunity to meet other Episcopal young people and explore faith and community during the season of Lent as we anticipate the arrival of Easter.

The program includes contemplative and creative worship, reflection, games, hiking, fun, rest, and more.

We’ll be chartering a bus from Nashville on Friday evening at 5 pm and returning to Nashville on Saturday at 5pm. Meals and cabin style lodging will be provided at Dubose Conference Center.

Students are welcome to meet us at Dubose at 7:30 pm and parents may pick up from Dubose at 3:00 on Saturday.

What is Seeds of Spring?

Seeds of Spring is a Friday evening and Saturday daytime overnight spiritual retreat for the youth of our diocese and their adult chaperones. Your group will have the opportunity to unplug from the distractions and stresses of daily life to connect with God and one another in our sacred space on the mountain.

Where will we stay?

DuBose Conference Center

635 College Street- Monteagle, TN 37356

Who can come?

This gathering is open to all 6th -12th grade students in the diocese and their friends. Each group must bring their own adult leaders.

All adults must stay for the entire event and have completed the basic child and youth safety training

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