Hattiesburg, Miss., December 5, 2013 - Dr. Read Diket, professor of art and education/director of Center for Creative Scholars at William Carey University, along with her daughter, Tally Scully, and Tally's niece, Callie LaValle, recently published their first book, "Houdini and the Magic Molt." Scully and LaValle wrote the educational children's story, and Dr. Diket created the illustrations. Dr. Diket will hold a book signing for the new publication on WCU's campus December 11 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. in front of Wilkes Hall. The book cost $20 and is also available for purchase at www.backyardscienceimprint.com.
The William Carey University Theatre Department will present "It's a Wonderful Life - a Live Radio Play" by Joe Landry on December 12-14 at 7 p.m. in the Joe and Virginia Tatum Theatre. This is a great opportunity for the entire family to usher in the Christmas season. $5 admission. Box office will be open Monday-Friday, 1-4 p.m., beginning December 9. 601-318-6221.