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Books and Bites: Mr. Owita’s Guide to Gardening
March 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm$25
Carol Wall, living in a lily-white neighborhood in Middle America, develops a friendship with her Kenyan gardener, Giles Owita. Though very different on the surface, Carol and Giles discover they both hold long buried secrets that will cement their friendship forever. For a $25 donation to the Friends of the Mountains Branch Library, you will enjoy a lively book talk with the author and a three-course lunch. Usher in spring by wearing your best Spring Bonnet. A prize will be awarded for best hat. Millinery fashion is optional. Tickets should be purchased in advance at the library. Checks can be made payable to Friends of the Mountains Branch Library and can be mailed to the library at 150 Bill’s Creek Rd., Lake Lure, NC 28746.