Thursday, March 8, 4–6 p.m. 4th Annual Bettye Jolly Lecture. Join us for an afternoon in the garden with Alice McDermott, whose book Charming Billy won the American Book Award for Fiction. Free of charge, no reservations required. For more information call 601-353-7762 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Co-sponsored by the Eudora Welty Foundation.