Southern Tales

Southern Tales at the Garden



Starch in Their Petticoats

Story by: Dolores Hydock
Music by: Bobby Horton
Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens - Linn Henley Lecture Hall
Sunday, November 6 | 2 p.m.

They were tough, resourceful, and ready for anything! Storyteller Dolores Hydock brings to life true stories of women of guts and gusto who settled the American West. They were pioneers, homesteaders, pistol-packin’ card sharks, entertainers, and “upstairs girsl,” but they all played a part in putting the shine in the Golden West of the 1800s. Award-winning musician Bobby Horton adds a musical heartbeat with songs and tunes of the times.
There might be some sing-a-longs, too!


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