First Presbyterian Day School, in Jackson, MS, will host its
39th year of Holiday Potpourri on Friday, October 18th. This
is their main fundraiser and will be held at the home
of Linda and Wirt Yerger at 415 Greenwood Lane in Ridgeland,
MS. The event will be held from 9am until 2pm. This year
the tasting tea will feature two recipes from the cookbook, the
Toffee Butter Cookies and the Rich Chocolate Bundt Cake
with Chocolate Icing. Katy and Leila Lane will be present with
other samples from the cookbook and books that will be
available to be purchased.
The Delta Gamma statewide fall luncheon was held Tuesday,
September 17th at the Fairview Inn in Jackson, MS. Katy
Houston was the featured speaker. The event was well
attended and books were sold and signed following the
On Wednesday, August 7th, Katy will speak at the noon meeting of The Friends of the Library in West Point, MS.
Later that afternoon, she will go to Columbus, MS where she will be interviewed by a reporter at WCBI television station. The segment will be about the cookbook and will air the following morning.
St. Catherine’s Village in Madison, MS will host a coffee on the morning of Thursday, August 15th at 9:30 a.m. Katy will speak about the book and several desserts from the cookbook will be served.
Katy and owner, Linda White, stand on the porch of Sundog Books in Seaside Florida during a recent book signing which was held there.
Spring is here and summer is on the way. There are several book signing events on the calendar.
Tuesday, March 12th from 11:00 until 2 :00 pm at Pizazz gift shop in Columbus,MS
Tuesday, March 12th from 4:00 until 5:30 pm at The Book Mart in downtown Starkville, MS
Sunday, April 14th from 11:00 until1:00 pm in Holly Springs during their Pilgrimage Celebration
Saturday, May 4th from 9:30 until 11:00 am in the home of Bill and O’Hara Croswell as part
of the Gardens of Madison County, sponsored by Madison Ridgeland Academy
Wednesday, May 22nd, at 12 noon in the Ridgeland Library. This is sponsored by the Friends
of the Ridgeland Library.
Wednesday, June 5th at 11:30 am at the library in Columbus, MS. This is sponsored by the
Friends of the Columbus Library.
Saturday, June 22nd from 11:00 until 2:00 pm at Sundog Books in Seaside, FL
On Monday, February 11th, Katy and Leila Lane will be at Lagniappe, a lovely gift shop in Greenville, MS. High tea will be served from 4:00 until 5:00 pm and will highlight some of the desserts from the cookbook. The book signing will continue from 5:00 until 6:00 pm. Lagniappe is located at 1361 East Reed Road in Greenville.
Sam and Katy will be signing books at Lemuria Bookstore in Banner Hall in Jackson, MS on Friday, December 21st from 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Come by for a visit and a chance to purchase those last minute Christmas gifts!
On Thursday, December 13th, Sam and Katy will be signing cookbooks from 1:30-3 p.m. in the second floor gift shop at the MS Methodist Rehabilitation Center, 1350 E. Woodrow Wilson in Jackson.
On Saturday, December 15th, Katy will be signing books from 12:00 pm until 3:00 pm. at Hearron Fine Gifts located in Renaissance at Colony Park near the Clock Tower on I-55 at Old Agency Road
We have had such wonderful response to our recent book signing events and there are more to come!
December 11th – Home of Tina Montgomery in Oxford, MS, Christmas Tea 3-5p
December 11th - Home of Martha Lomax, Oxford, MS, Delta Gamma Christmas Party 6-8p