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BES hosts celebrated poet in residency
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Charlotte, N.C., poet Chuck Sullivan speaks to a group of Bethune Elementary School second graders during a week-long residency as part of the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw Countys School Arts Program.
Celebrated Charlotte, N.C., poet Chuck Sullivan taught poetry to students in grades 2 through 5 at Bethune Elementary School (BES in mid-February as part of the Fine Arts Center (FAC) of Kershaw County’s School Arts Program. The program facilitated 30 weeks of artist residencies this school year, and is funded in part by the S.C. Arts Commission (SCAC), which receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts. Additional support for the School Arts Program is provided by a grant from the Camden Junior Welfare League, Frederick S. Upton Foundation, Kershaw County School District (KCSD), Target Corporation, local civic and service clubs, school support groups, and contributions from individuals who value arts in the schools.