top of page

Wed, May 29


An Evening with an Artist: Tom Lyford

An Evening with an Artist - Tom Lyford

The Romance of Nostalgia. Come and hear local poet, Tom Lyford, transport you to an earlier time through his creatively crafted poems.

Registration for May's Evening with an Artist is now closed.
Check out our other events.
An Evening with an Artist - Tom Lyford
An Evening with an Artist - Tom Lyford

Time & Location

May 29, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

An Evening with an Artist: Tom Lyford, 24 Elm St, Guilford, ME 04443, USA

About the Event

"Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility." -William Wordsworth

May's guest artist: Poet Tom Lyford . Tom achieved got his B.S. degree in Education (English major, history minor) from Farmington State College in ’68 and served as a high school English teacher for thirty-four years. In retirement, Tom works as a library clerk in Dover-Foxcroft. His writings often lean toward the humorous and the nostalgic. He has been published in Bangor Metro, Off the Coast, Wolf Moon Press Journal, Up North, Nerve Cowboy, The Bangor Daily News, and Maine Taproot: An Anthology of Verse. He’s published five poetry chapbooks, two anthologies, and two humorous memoirs.

Tom will be presenting his thoughts on poetry, reading selected poems, and follow up with a question and answer period.

For more information about Tom, visit

NOTE: There is no charge for this event. Light refreshments will be offered. Seating is limited, so reservations are required.





  • An Evening with an Artist: May


    An Evening with an Artist: Tom Lyford, Poet






Share This Event

bottom of page