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Celebrating the Art of Adam Trest: Reception and Book Signing

Join us for an evening with the talented Adam Trest, illustrator of The Lantern House, written by Erin Napier of the popular HGTV show, "Hometown." The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection will host an exhibit of Adam's original artwork, and Adam will give a talk about the process that went into The Lantern House, his first picture book. 

A reception and book signing will take place on Thursday, December 1, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Trent Lott Center on the Hattiesburg Camps. Adam will be in attendance to sign books, which will be available for purchase. 

The exhibit will be open to the community from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, December 1, and Friday, December 2.

For more information, contact Ellen Ruffin at or 601-266-6543.

Thursday, December 1, 2022 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Trent Lott National Center for Excellence in Economic Development and Entrepreneurship, Rotunda
118 College Drive, Hattiesburg, MS 39406

Event Type

Meetings and Conferences, Exhibits

Target Audience

Alumni, General Public, Prospective Students, Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, Faculty & Staff


Arts & Culture




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