KENTUCKY POET LAUREATE TO VISIT CLINTON
On Nov. 10, the Hickman County Arts Council will host Kentucky Poet Laureate George Ella Lyon, at a luncheon at the Hickman County Extension Office beginning at 11:30 a.m. The public is invited to attend.
Lyon will be in Clinton that day to work with Hickman County students on writing poetry. Her appearance is co-sponsored by Hickman County Schools, Murray State University and the Hickman County KY Arts Council & Friends.
Lyon is a native of eastern Kentucky who lives in Lexington. She was named 2015-16 as poet laureate by Gov. Steve Beshear as recognition of her long career in poetry. Lyon has written and co-authored multiple books of poetry and fiction for adults and children.
For more information call 270-653-2231 or visit hickman.ca.uky.edu/