David Simon, creator of the HBO series "Treme," will join a Sunday afternoon reception at Johnny's (4800 Roland Avenue, johnnysdownstairs.com) in Roland Park for cookbook author Lolis Eric Elie.
Elie, a staff writer and story editor on the series, will sign copies of his book, "Treme: Stories and Recipes from the Heart of New Orleans" at the event, which is scheduled from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The event costs $50, which includes a signed copy of the cookbook, snacks and a special Treme cocktail.
Reservations are required. Call 410-773-0777 ext. 2 to reserve a place.