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We haven’t scheduled our next PechaKucha Night yet, but in the meantime you can watch some presentations, look at our map to see if there are any scheduled PKNs in nearby cities, or have a look at the long list of upcoming events, to see if there’s one you can attend!

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My 20 Favorite Things to do near Easton

BY TERRY NEWHARD
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 17, 2016

Terry Newhard has developed a list of over 200 day trips near Easton. He highlights his top 20 in this fast-paced survey.

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Cancer doesn't ruin friendships - your attitude does

BY SARAH TRIMMER
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 17, 2016

“When life hands your friend or family member lemons, please do not tell them of someone else you know, that died of lemons!”

In "Cancer doesn't ruin friendships - your attitude does" from PechaKucha Night Easton Vol. 5, Sarah Trimmer tells us how to be a good friend to someone with cancer - and somehow makes us laugh as we learn. Sara is a two-time breast cancer survivor, and has also lost both of her parents to cancer in just one year. Tune in as she goes through the big no-nos and acceptable things to say to a person currently on a fight with cancer.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Thursday, September 15th, 2016.

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Making Memories at the Easton Home

BY PAUL CERCONE
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 17, 2016

Paul Cercone relates his work with the Easton Home and efforts to create safe and comfortable environments by surrounding memory impared residents with decor and images from an earlier era.

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Cider: America's Once (and Future?) Favorite

BY MARK TURDO
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 17, 2016

Before beer, cider - the hard kind - was America's beverage of choice. Mark Turdo tells us cider's glorious past, Prohibition-era near extinction and its recent comeback.

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American Epic

BY JESSE SHAW
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 17, 2016

Jesse Shaw discusses his work in progress "American Epic," a series of 50 Lino prints that combine his inner symbolic world with the outside world of 21st Century America.

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Humanitarian Aid Medicine

BY JAMIE WEIS
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 17, 2016

Jamie Weis takes us with her to practice medicine in disaster areas and remote underpriviledged locals, and reminds us that "Health Care" starts with caring.

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First Person: The Village Voice - 1983 to 1999

BY FRANK RUSCITTI
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 17, 2016

“I took news tips that broke stories, I spoke to mobsters, majors, people from outer space..”

In First Person: The Village Voice - 1983 to 1999 from PechaKucha Night Easton Vol. 5 Frank Ruscitti presents a sometimes humorous, sometimes hair-raising memoir of his days working for the Village Voice in New York City.

This was "PechaKucha of Day" on Wednesday, September 28th, 2016. 

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We Live in Outer Space

BY BARB GRAHAM
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 17, 2016

Barb Graham discusses the need to realiz that "Outer Space" is not "out there" somewhere, but that we live on a small palnet swirling in the middle of it all.

 

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Punk Rock Blitzkrieg


In "Punk Rock Blitzkrieg" from PechaKucha Night Easton Vol.4Rich Herschlag shared his background with Punk Music and the Ramones. Following up in the video is eventually the story of Rich's collaboration with Marky Ramone entitled "Punk Rock BlitzKreig".

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About the City's Organizers

  • Al Kratzer

    Al Kratzer is best known in Easton as the VP sales and Publisher of the Express-Times and lehighvalleylive.com. He may be the only newspaper publisher in the U.S. who started his career as a political cartoonist. Al and his family moved into a historic College Hill home in 2013 and he has become highly interested in the history of both the house and the Hill. He has served as the History Chairperson on the College Hill Neighborhood Association Executive Committee and is a Member of the Sigal Museum Board.