Wednesday, May 19, at noon. History Is Lunch: Eudora Welty's Garden. As part of the department's #HistoryIsLunch series, Jessica Russell will present "A Living History: Eudora Welty's Garden." The event will be held in the Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium under COVID-19 safety precautions and will stream live from the MDAH Facebook page.
Friday, May 28, at 11 a.m. R.E.A.D. (Read, Engage, and Discover). Rukia Lumumba of the People's Advocacy Institute will read and discuss Carole Boston Weatherford's Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer. This free event will be held in the Craig H. Neilsen Auditorium under COVID-19 safety precautions.
Friday, June 4, 6–7:30 p.m. Behind the Bar. Join us for an evening of Prohibtion-era cocktail tasting led by certified Jackson bartender Jimmy Quinn. Tickets are $15 and space is limited to 40 registrants. Face masks and social distancing guidelines are required. Register online for the event here.