What is the Collierville Twentieth Century Club?
January is the beginning of the club year. Regular meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month in the Halle Room of the Collierville Burch Library. Visitors and potential members are welcomed at the "Social" time from 4:00-4:30pm, with the program and business meeting starting at 4:30pm until 5:30pm. The December meeting is a Luncheon/Officer Installation meeting. Meetings are not held in June and July.
The Twentieth Century Club, a nonprofit organization, is a women's civic club started on January 25, 1950. The "Fair on the Square," which is held in Collierville's historic Town Square, has been major project for the Twentieth Century Club since it began in 1976 as a part of the nation's Bicentennial Celebration. The proceeds from the "Fair," traditionally held the first weekend in May are returned to the community in the form of grants. Grant applications which are available in August and September are due October 1st with the grants being awarded in November.