An afternoon with Christy Jordan

We are delighted to welcome author Christy Jordan, whose book Southern Plate is recognized as one of the best Southern cookbooks in America. Join us for this special author event on August 27.

The very engaging and entertaining Christy Jordan will speak about her beloved Southern cooking, and answer your questions. Ms. Jordan also runs the website, an indispensable resource for anyone who loves delicious, heart-warming Southern food. describes Southern Plate  as "a book about love, nostalgia for simpler times, and the unpretentious comfort food that came from Christy's Grandmother's kitchen and went straight into her heart."

This event will take place on Saturday, August 27 at 3 pm in the Main branch auditorium. Books by the author will be available for purchase at the event.

This event is free and open to the public.

Please contact Luisa at lmorenilla [at] hmcpl [dot] org with any questions.