A virtual event! Kentucky Writers’ Day and the induction of 2021-2022 Kentucky Poet Laureate Crystal Wilkinson
*Friday, April 23, 2021 *10 am EST *Kentucky Arts Council Facebook page *Free and open to the public
Featuring readings by Crystal Wilkinson and former Kentucky Poets Laureate: Richard Taylor, 1999-2000 Joe Survant, 2003-2004 Sena Jeter Naslund, 2005-2006 Maureen Morehead, 2011-2012 Frank X Walker, 2013-2014 George Ella Lyon, 2015-2016 Frederick Smock, 2017-2018
#NationalPoetryMonthCongratulations to new Kentucky Poet Laureate Crystal Wilkinson! She will be inducted on April 23, Kentucky Writers' Day, in a ceremony held here on Facebook! Learn more about her at this link: ow.ly/Eu6i50E8Zo5...
This poem, written by Nikki Giovanni, brings to mind the stories that we hear when customers and friends reminisce about the original, old library that used to live in a building on the opposite side of Main Street from our current location; particularly the librarian, the creaky floors, and the squeaky door. It's wonderful, learning the history of our place within the community. ❤️
Hey guys it's Wednesday at 10 and that means it's Story Time! Today we have a special story about a unicorn, "Thelma The Unicorn" by Aaron Blabey. No craft bag this week but if you haven't picked up a recent craft bag you have until Friday to come gather those. ...
Here is a Virtual Reality Experience kids and adults alike will enjoy. The experience highlights the swift decline in biodiversity by using an imagined ecological construct to curb pollinator extinction. The experience, designed by Vincent Callebaut Architecture, will educate the viewer on the biostructure needed to slow the progression of pollinator extinction absent from the current trajectory.
Do you know how important pollinators are? A third of the crops planted to feed you and I require pollinators! The next time you see a bee, a moth, or a beetle remember the important work they are doing for us.