When: Thu., April 12, 6 p.m. 2012
A booksigning and talk by Janann Sherman on her book Walking on Air, a biography of Phoebe Fairgrave Omlie. Omlie was an aviation pioneer — a daredevil and the first woman to earn a commercial pilot’s license. Omlie, who lived in Memphis for many years, championed the city’s first airport. A tower at the airport is named in her honor.
Registration required: 636-2362.