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2016 Peacock Party

In deference to Hurricane Matthew,

the Peacock Party

has been rescheduled to

Friday, October 28th 

5 - 8 p.m., 508 E. Taylor Street

Vintage cocktails, silent auction, heavy hors d'oeuvres, live music, and more!

$100 donation is requested. All proceeds support ongoing programs, building maintenance, and outreach initiatives at the Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home in Savannah, Georgia.

Online ticketing via PayPal below:

Sponsorship opportunities available, beginning at $150. For more information or questions, email

Fall Lecture Series

The Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home Foundation is pleased to announce the line-up for our 2016 Fall Lecture Series.

The lecture series is free and open to the public.

Lectures take place at 4 p.m. in the parlor of the Flannery O'Connor Childhood Home, located at 207 East Charlton Street on LaFayette Square in downtown Savannah.

Sunday, September 18

Michael Freeman - "Savannah: The City that Defines Southern Gothic"

Sunday, October 16

T.D. (Tim) Johnston - "Short Fiction as Commentary: Flannery O'Connor and the Power of Poe's Singular Effect"

Sunday, November 20

Sarah Domet - "Spanning the Mason-Dixon: Who Can Write About the South?"

Sunday, December 11

Dr. Robert Strozier - Annual Reading of Truman Capote's "A Christmas Memory

2016 Fall Lecture Series Press Release and further information

Save the date: 
Flannery O'Connor Annual Birthday Parade and Festival: March 26, 2017 in Lafayette Square
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