Sun Mar 23 – Bardstown – 2:00 pm: The Nelson County Library will host a reading/signing of Back Home in Landing Run, the debut novel from Mary Popham, born and raised in Nelson County, where she was known as Mary Virginia Rogers. Although the stories and characters are fiction, Landing Run is a real place; issues in the rural community of 1910 between the residing Catholics and Emmalene Hershall, the young Protestant outsider who has married an elderly local moonshiner, are examined. 201 Cathedral Manor, First Community Room; (502) 348-3714.
Sat Mar 29 – Louisville – 1:00-2:00 pm. Pyro Gallery. SWAN Day (Support Women Arts Now) Mary Popham will read from her debut novel, Back Home in Landing Run, during a free program showcasing area writers and artists. 909 E Market St, Louisville, KY 40206. (502) 587-0106. Free Parking.
Sat Apr 12 – Elizabethtown – 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Ancestral Trails Historical Society presents its 12th Annual Book Fair. Participants include Mary Popham with debut novel, Back Home in Landing Run. Pritchard Community Center, 404 E. Mulberry St. (270) 982-0881.