Upcoming Calendar of Eudora Welty House
Thursday, March 27, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. at the Mississippi Museum of Art. 10th Anniversary Garden Luncheon. Celebrate the 2004 opening of the Eudora Welty Garden with guest speaker and Mississippi-born writer and humorist Julia Reed. An heirloom plant sale will begin at 11 a.m. and the luncheon at 11:30. Tickets are $60 each and available through the Eudora Welty Foundation. For more information call 601-353-7762.
Saturday, March 29, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. at the Eudora Welty House and Garden. Garden Anniversary. Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Eudora Welty Garden with self-guided garden tours, featuring new and updated interpretive signs. A plant sale offering camellias and other heirloom plants will begin at 10 a.m. and run until the plants are sold out. For more information call 601-353-7762.
Friday, April 11, 9 a.m.–3 p.m. at the Eudora Welty House and Garden. Eudora Welty’s 105th Birthday Celebration. Free house and garden tours in honor of Welty’s birthday will be given at 11:00, 1:00 and 3:00. Birthday cake will be served on the side porch. For more information or to reserve a tour, call 601-353-7762 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.