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Richard Britell

Pinteresting

PRESENTED ON AUG 14, 2012
IN PITTSFIELD @ VOL 3

Some presentations see a person sharing their work, and some see the presenter sharing what inspires him or her. Here, Richard Britell does the latter, sharing finds from Pinterest. (in English)

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A Dog's Life

BY LESLEY ANN BECK
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 08, 2012

It would be difficult for a dog to give a presentation -- not many of us speak "dog" -- so in comes Lesley Ann Beck who, on behalf of Hamish McPuppy, describes a dog's life. 

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Call Me Melville

BY MEGAN WHILDEN
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 08, 2012

Megan Whilden is a government worker in the city of Pittsfield, and in this presentation she talks about the "Call Me Melville" summer cultural program. (in English)

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USA & UK: The Differences

BY DAVID HYDE
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 08, 2012

Let David Hyde take you on a tongue-in-cheek comparative tour of the US and the UK -- expect stereotypes galore, and a good laugh. (in English)

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First Fridays Artswalk

BY MARY MCGINNIS
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 08, 2012

Walking and taking in art sure sounds like a winning combination, and that's just what you get with First Fridays Artswalk. Mary McGinnis uses her presentation to explain the project. (in English)

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The Mason Jar

BY CRAIG LANGLOIS
@ VOL 3 ON AUG 14, 2012

Herein lies the unofficial and unauthorized history of the mason jar, produced by Craig Langlois in the form of drawings. (in English)

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It Takes Character

BY TOM BERNARD
@ VOL 3 ON AUG 14, 2012

Tom Bernard manages to mix two of his interests -- leadership and pop culture -- into a presentation that he freely admits veers on the "nerdy" side. (in English)

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Chance Meetings at Guido's (And Other Places)

BY DIANE FIRTELL
@ VOL 3 ON AUG 14, 2012

Diane Firtell goes out and takes photos of people she meets at the Guido's grocery store (and sometimes other places), a project that then saw her add computer "painting" to eliminate the visual noise in the background of the photos. (In English)

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Let's Get Bookin'

BY TY ALLAN JACKSON
@ VOL 3 ON AUG 14, 2012

Ty Allan Jackson talks about Big Head Books, his children books publishing project, and explains how to him its his way of contributing to the education of all kids, no matter the age or race. (in English)

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Pinteresting Motherhood

BY HEATHER JOHNSON
@ VOL 20 ON DEC 05, 2013

Growing up, Heather Johnson never though she would be a mother. Whe she got pregnant, however, she used Pinterest as a way to reassure herself that she would be fully prepared for whatever would come next. For her, motherhood ended up being a wonderul journey, testing her creative side and teaching her new ways to love every day.