Event Date
Eudora Welty Birthday Bash

Join us to celebrate what would have been Eudora Welty's 115th birthday.

Honor Eudora Welty on her birthday by helping tend her garden! EWHG Historic Garden Assistant Jess Stein will lead a "Birthday Edition" volunteer day in the Welty Garden. Volunteers may come and go at their convenience within this window. Registration is encouraged, but not required; walk-ups will be warmly welcomed. To register, email Note that this event takes place only in the Welty Garden; the Visitor Center and Welty House will open as usual at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 13.

1 & 3 P.M.
Free tours of Welty's home, while space lasts. Space is limited. Reservations recommended!

For more information, call 601-353-7762, email, or visit


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