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PechaKucha Presentation

Music, Fishing & Fun, Famous People

PRESENTED ON AUG 07, 2014
IN NEW ORLEANS @ VOL 13

Michael Patrick Welch talks about fun times with people around town, fishing, Chauncey Gardner, his pygmy goat, and a fishing cat!?! Welch has a daughter named Cleopatra and another one on the way! He blogs at michaelpatrickwelch.org

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Fly Fishing: More Than Fish

BY RAYMOND POFF
@ VOL 4 ON MAR 20, 2014

Raymon Poff knows that there is more to fishing than just catching fish. It is also about the experiences, the gear, and the people you are with. 

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Travel and Have Fun!

BY KINGA KLEPACKA
IN BIALYSTOK

Kinga Klepacka is a model and make-up artist and stylist. She worked with most famous people in Poland. After work she loves to travel and meet new people. She is not scared of anything.

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Luton Fun Palace

BY PAUL PIBWORTH
@ VOL 3 ON NOV 06, 2014

Artist Paul Pibworh shows us his experience of the Luton Fun Place. Games, music, and clowns shows that everyone is still a kid inside, given enough time to relax and remember what it meant to be a kid. Growing old is required, growing up is optional. 

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The New Days - Seeing the Culture of Nan-Fang-Ao Fishing Villages

BY 李元YUAN LEE
IN TAIPEI

A hotel is not the destination of travel, but the starting point of cultural discovery. Mr. Lee renovated a 40-year-old hotel in Nan-Fang-Ao and renamed it 'The New Days'. He hopes that by creating comfortable spaces, he may prolong people's stay at the fishing village, helping them see beyond the fish market and seafood restaurants common to all fishing villages, discovering the deeply-rooted industry culture and the hardship of a fisherman's lifestyle.

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Hand Drumming Is Fun and Good for You

BY ANNALEA VERCHINSKY
@ VOL 10 ON FEB 28, 2017

Annalea Verchinsky talks about the benefits of hand drumming, which range from pure enjoyment to helping with relaxation, lowering blood pressure and reducing stress.

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Fun in Japan

BY P DIGSSS
@ VOL 2 ON MAR 14, 2017

P Digsss discussed music, snowboarding, and other fun things experienced in Japan.

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Trout Fishing - where it all began, a rite of passage

BY HARVEY GREENWALD
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 25, 2017

Harvey Greenwald has been a professional artisan, designer, craftsman for 50 years. He is also a poet, story teller and writer of stories. He has had a love of rivers and trout fishing since he got his first grown-up haircut.  Paying attention to everything about this rite becomes his initiation into trout fishing.

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The Strength of Georgia's Public Libraries

BY WENDY CORNELISEN
@ VOL 33 ON AUG 27, 2017

"When I say, 'library' you think 'books'," begins Wendy Cornelisen's PK talk. Do you think about books when you think about libraries? Well, Wendy's talk disavows you of the notion that libraries are only about books. How about music? Free movies? FISHING RODS! Wendy works with the State's Public Library system which supports all of the public libraries here in the state of Georiga. 

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How to Design an Escape Room...and All Sorts of Fun Things That You Learn About People When You Lock Them in a Room

BY MIKE RINGROSE
@ VOL 29 ON OCT 24, 2017

Escape City's Mike Ringrose dives into the details of what goes into creating some of Edmonton's most popular escape rooom, detailing how game theories and mechanics evolve into fascinating storylines and a whole lot of fun between groups of locked-in guests.