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First Day of Publication “Go Set a Watchman”
July 14, 2015
July 14, 2015 Schedule of Events
12am – 2pm: Book Release Party at Ol’ Curiosities & Book Shoppe
Tons of fun – Finger foods, pre-order pick-up, and a Gregory Peck impersonator
6:00am: Doors open at Old Courthouse Museum
7:00am: Marathon read of “Go Set a Watchman” begins
8:00am: Ol’ Curiosities re-opens for pre-order pick-up
Kathy McCoy will be present for a book signing – time TBA
9:00am: First Walking Tour departs Monroe County Public Library
9:30am: Story Telling at the Library – TBA
10:00am: Story Telling at the Library – Stephanie Salter
10:00am – Noon: Summer Reading Program at Monroe County Public Library
Graduation & Pizza Party – Librarian Bunny Nobles will also discuss Harper Lee and her
connection to Monroeville.
10:00am – 2pm: Book signing at Finishing Touches
“Hardee’s Dairy Dream” by Becky Hardee Brunson
10:00am – 4pm: Monroeville/Monroe County Chamber of Commerce Open House
Join us for tea cakes, popcorn, lemonade, and water!
10:30am: Story Telling at the Library – Nancy Anderson
11:00am: Story Telling at the Library – TBA
11:30am: Historic Downtown Marker dedication by the City of Monroeville & Monroeville/Monroe County Chamber of Commerce
1:00pm: 10 Life Lessons from “To Kill a Mockingbird” by Kathy Brooks at the Monroe County Public Library
1:30pm: Story Telling at the Library – Gerri Pickett, English Teacher
2:00pm: Estimated start time of afternoon marathon read of “Go Set a Watchman” at the museum
2:00pm: Story Telling at the Library – Wanda Robbins
2:00pm: Second Walking Tour departs the Monroe County Library
2:30pm: Story Telling at the Library – Dr. Melinda Byrd-Murphy
3:00pm: Story Telling at the Library – Wanda Robbins
3:30pm: Story Telling at the Library – TBA
4pm – 5pm: Cocktail Hour at the Old Courthouse Museum
Purchase your Mint Julip cup from The Birds Nest and join us on the lawn!