Local Author and Historian John S. Sledge will be featured at Bellingrath Gardens & Home Winter Wednesday session February 3
Local historian and author John S. Sledge will present this week's Winter Wednesday program at Bellingrath Gardens & Home. Sledge will discuss his new book, "The Mobile River," on February 3, 10:30-11:30 a.m. The event is free to members and $13 for non-members. Reservations are requested by calling 251-973-2217.
In news from Bellingrath, Sledge's book is described as "the first-ever narrative history of this important American watercourse and is also a historical saga of the river and the colorful characters that inhabit its shores and basin."
After the presentation, the writer will sign copies of his book, which will be available for purchase in the Bellingrath Gift Shop.
Bellingrath Gardens & Home site is at 12401 Bellingrath Gardens Road, Theodore, Alabama. The photo of Sledge's book comes courtesy of Bellingrath Gardens & Home.