Bobbie Smith Bryant http://wkms.org en Bobbie Smith Bryant: Growing Up on a West Kentucky Tobacco Farm http://wkms.org/post/bobbie-smith-bryant-growing-west-kentucky-tobacco-farm <p>Kentucky author &nbsp;and Calloway County native Bobbie Smith Bryant holds a talk about the social and cultural experience of life on the farm at Calloway County Public Library. Her two books are <em>Passions of the Black Patch: Cooking &amp; Quilting in Western Kentucky</em> and F<em>orty Acres &amp; A Red Belly Ford: The Smith Family of Calloway County</em>. She previews her talk today on <em>Sounds Good</em>.</p><p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:27:44 +0000 Kate Lochte 40111 at http://wkms.org Bobbie Smith Bryant: Growing Up on a West Kentucky Tobacco Farm Spring & Summer Events at Calloway County Public Library http://wkms.org/post/spring-summer-events-calloway-county-public-library <p>Calloway County Public Library's Sandy Linn joins Tracy Ross on <em>Sounds Good</em> for an update on Spring events and activities at the library. They preview the upcoming presentation by local author Bobbie Smith Bryant, Zumba classes and the children's summer reading series.</p><p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 20:27:56 +0000 Tracy Ross 40039 at http://wkms.org Spring & Summer Events at Calloway County Public Library Local Writer Shares 'Passions of the Black Patch' http://wkms.org/post/local-writer-shares-passions-black-patch <p>Kate Lochte speaks with western Kentucky native and author Bobbie Smith Bryant on <em>Sounds Good</em>. Bryant was born in the Black Patch of Calloway County and shares her family's heritage in a new book titled, "Passions of the Black Patch: Cooking and Quilting&nbsp;in Western Kentucky." Black Patch is the region in western Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee where a specific type of tobacco, which has distinctly dark leaves, is grown.</p><p>Learn more at <a href="http://bobbiesmithbryant.com/">bobbiesmithbryant.com</a>.</p><p> Fri, 03 May 2013 21:22:55 +0000 Kate Lochte 31395 at http://wkms.org Local Writer Shares 'Passions of the Black Patch'