Tickets available for WGHF's "Land Remembered"

Rick Smith will present a show featuring his father's beloved novels.

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Author Patrick Smith’s son, Rick Smith, will present a show about his father and the experiences that led him to write his beloved novels, with special emphasis on his popular saga of Florida pioneers, “A Land Remembered.”

The show — set for 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at the Jessie Brock Community Center, 310 N. Dillard St., Winter Garden — combines Rick Smith’s humor and storytelling with videos, photos, music and visual effects to bring the writer’s colorful life into focus.

Books will be available for sale and signing.

Show tickets are $10 for Winter Garden Heritage Foundation members, $20 for others. For tickets, visit or order by calling (407) 656-3244.




Amy Quesinberry

Community Editor Amy Quesinberry was born at the old West Orange Memorial Hospital and raised in Winter Garden. Aside from earning her journalism degree from the University of Georgia, she hasn’t strayed too far from her hometown and her three-mile bubble. She grew up reading The Winter Garden Times and knew in the eighth grade she wanted to write for her community newspaper. She has been part of the writing and editing team since 1990.