The 20th annual Mississippi Delta Tennessee Williams Festival celebrates America’s great playwright in his childhood home and the world of Blanche, Brick, and Baby Doll. Reservations are requred for dinner events. For more information visit www.coahomacc.edu/twilliams or contact Panny Mayfield at (662) 621-4157.
Heidelberg Elementary performance celebration
Heidelberg Elementary school, at 801 Maple Street in Clarksdale, has improved from a failing to high performaing school and will celebrate with live bands and more. The school is asking the commuity for monetary donations to provide gift cards for the students who achieved highest scores on proficiency and performance tests; for more information contact principal Lowanda Tyler-Jones at (662) 627-8545.
Community Book Talk
Caroline Kennedy, daughter of former President John F. Kennedy, will speak as part of the lecture series sponsored by Carnegie Public Library. The lecture will be held on the lawn of the Cutrer Mansion, 109 Clark Street in Clarksdale (rain location will be the Bank Building at 2nd and Yazoo). Hors d'oevers provided by Oxbow Restaurant; for more information call the library at (662) 624-4461.