Events

Literacy Summit 2015

Wednesday, Sep 9, 2015, 9:00am-3:30pm

Join nonprofit and government agencies, community advocates, volunteers and parents to network, develop new skills and share promising practices. This literacy event offers a wide range of sessions presented by local, state and national educators. Sessions are designed to provide you with new ideas and hands-on strategies that you can put to work for your program and students. Sessions promise to ... read more »

Chef 4 a Day by Chef Shanon Arnold presents The Well Read Reception

Friday, Sep 11, 2015, 7:00pm-9:30pm

The Well Read Reception is coming Friday, September 11 from 7:00pm-9:30pm at Playhouse on the Square.  

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Mid-South Book Festival

Saturday, Sep 12, 2015

The Festival

The 2015 Mid-South Book Festival is scheduled for September 9-13 at Playhouse on the Square. The event will feature more than 50 local and celebrity authors, a writer's conference, speaking panels, activities for kids, and much more. 

Check out the Book Fest website here.

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Mid-South Book Festival Writers Conference

Sunday, Sep 13, 2015, 11:30am-5:30pm

Writers, meet your people!  Join us for the Mid-South Book Festival's inaugural Writers Conference.  Connect with some of the Mid-South's most respected, experienced authors, poets, and screenwriters, all pledging to help you grow and succeed as a writer.  The Mid-South Book Festival Writers Conference will help you advance creatively and professionally as a writerno matter what ... read more »

Mid-South Book Festival Student Writers Conference

Sunday, Sep 13, 2015, 11:30am-5:30pm

Future writers of the Mid-South, this event is for you!  Join us for the Mid-South Book Festival's inaugural Student Writers Conference.  

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Adult Tutor Training (October)

Saturday, Oct 3, 2015, 9am - 2pm

Want to Make a REAL Difference in Someone's Life? Teach Someone to Read  

Literacy Mid-South has adults on our waiting list who are willing and ready to learn but need a special person in their life to help them.  They want better lives.  They want to understand their personal finances better.  They want their driver's license.  They want to ... read more »

Adult Tutor Training

Saturday, Nov 21, 2015, 9am - 2pm

Want to Make a REAL Difference in Someone's Life? Teach Someone to Read  

Literacy Mid-South has adults on our waiting list who are willing and ready to learn but need a special person in their life to help them.  They want better lives.  They want to understand their personal finances better.  They want their driver's license.  They want to ... read more »