On Sunday 8th of January 2017 TKKY organized an excursion to the places of birth of Finnish great poets Elias Lönnrot and Aleksis Kivi.
Lithuanian Cabinet of Ministers announced names of the laureates of the Lithuanian National Culture and Art Awards of the year 2016. ePublisher Poet of the Month for April Rimvydas Stankevičius is among the Laureates.
Violeta Palčinskaitė is a famous Lithuanian poetess, playwright, screenwriter, translator and children's literature classic. More than a single generation grew up reading her poetry and were deeply affected by her plays. Even those who are not interested in poetry, know her verses because they heard them as songs and quatrains which have become nearly folklore.