At Richland County Public Library, Local History Room, Friday, June 17 at 2:30 p.m., Jonna Doolittle Hoppes (see link on post title), granddaughter of the late General Jimmy Doolittle, will greet the public and sign Calculated Risk, The Extraordinary Life of Jimmy Doolittle, her memoir of her grandparents.
Later in the day, the author will be the featured speaker during a ticketed fund-raising dinner at The Hall at Senate's End, 320 Senate Street, Columbia. At 6:30 p.m., prior to the dinner, Ms. Hoppes will sign copies of her books. The author and memoirist will speak about growing up with her revered grandparents, Jimmy and Josephine Doolittle, and her research into their lives. Hosted by the South Carolina Historic Aviation Foundation 803-731-3254.