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Voices Celebratory Reading

Come hear our VOICES, a literary journal of hope and recovery!

The second issue of KRCC’s literary journal, VOICES, has dropped, and we are proud to celebrate its publication during National Recovery Month! This year’s issue features writings from former Poet Laureate of Kentucky George Ella Lyon, Chaffin Award-winning writer Karen Salyer McElmurray, and multiple Yaddo fellow Robin Lippincott. In addition, we have many other contributions from talented writers, artists, and photographers, as well as KRCC staff and clients!

So, please come join us for a celebratory reading on Friday, Sept. 28, from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM at the Hindman Settlement School, as we unveil our second issue! The evening’s special speaker will be Robert Gipe, whose novels Trampoline and Weedeater have made an indelible mark on the Appalachian writing world. Many contributors to VOICES will also read their work, and print copies of the journal will be available for $10 each.

In addition, enjoy live music from Sam Gleaves – an amazing young musician from Wytheville, VA, light refreshments, and an open gallery displaying the works of the artists featured in our journal.

The reading is free and open to the public.

If you have questions about this event, please contact KRCC Events Coordinator Timothy Deaton at 606-435-8234.

This event is brought to you by HoriZEN Events, Marketing & Imagination (the media wing of KRCC).

Other Things To Do:
Branded for Christ Conf – Sep 28,29
Perry Co Democrats Fish Fry – Sep 29
Grand Reopening – Greens – Sep 29
#Extra Gear Challenge – Sep 29
Wigs for Kids Car Show – Sep 29
Hazard Pumpkin Patch – Sep 29
Camp Hope – Sep 29
Mary Breck 5K – Sep 29
Mary Breck Pageant – Sep 29
Family Farm Days – Sep 29,30 & Oct 6,7
Weather Spotter Class – KMARC – Oct 1
Be The Light Paint – Oct 2
Bring Pets to Vets – Oct 3
Register to Vote – Oct 3
Cocktails in the Garden – Oct 4
Dino Fright Opening Weekend – Oct 4,5,6
2018 Fall Trail Ride – Oct 4,5,6

Hindman Event – Reading


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