On Saturday, December 14th, Sam and Katy will be at Lemuria book store in Banner Hall in Jackson, MS at 1:00 pm to sign books and visit .
Friday, December 6th, Jackson Academy will host its annual Christmas at the PAC.
(Performing Arts Complex) This is a holiday shopping event and will run from
9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Katy and Leila Lane will be there giving out various samples
from the cookbook. They will be selling the cookbook, along with coffee cakes
made by Judy Douglas, Sam’s aunt who lives in Memphis.
On Thursday, December 5th, Interior Markets will participate in “Fondren Unwrapped”,
an annual holiday shopping evening held in the Fondren area of Jackson MS. From
6 until 8 pm, Katy will join fellow local author Darden North as they each sign copies
of their books.
Sam and Andrew returned to Athens, GA this week to visit friends and enjoy some music. They are pictured here standing under the arches at UGA, the first time that they have actually been able to do this. Sam is currently living and working in Jackson, MS and Andrew is attending graduate school at Washington University in St. Louis, MO. Their love of music and UGA continues, as does their lifelong friendship.
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 August 8th, Katy was interviewed on WCBI’s “MidMorning with Aundrea” show.
View the clip: http://content.bitsontherun.com/previews/gXc9l6nt-eOhbPuR1
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.
Sam and Katy spoke today at noon, at an event sponsored by the Friends of the Library in Ridgeland, MS. Debi Pearsall made desserts from the cookbook and beverages were served. Sam gave an update on his current activities and answered several questions. Books were signed and sold. The group was quite congenial and very complimentary of the book.