Welty House To Celebrate Candlelight Tours with Open House December 6

Old Jackson Christmas by Candlelight Tours will include the Welty House on its December 6 venue. From 4:30 to 8:30 p.m., guests may tour the first floor of the House and view Welty’s holiday photographs and a selection of greeting cards from President and Mrs. Bill Clinton, author Kathryn Anne Porter, poet laureate William Jay […] Read more »

Ann Patchett To Read at Lemuria Books December 4; Reception To Follow

┬áNew York Times best-selling author Ann Patchett will sign and read from her latest book, This Is the Story of A Happy Marriage (Harper Collins, 2013), at Lemuria Books’ “dot.com” store in Jackson on December 4, beginning at 5 p.m. The Eudora Welty Foundation will host a reception before and after the reading. Patchett is […] Read more »

Welty Foundation Boards Develop Strategic Plan, Hold National Meeting

The Eudora Welty Foundation, Inc., Board of Directors and the Foundation’s National Advisory Board held its annual joint meeting in Washington, D. C., October 4 and 5 to discuss the strategic plan being developed to guide the Foundation’s work in the next several years. Also in attendance were Welty House staff and consultants and special […] Read more »