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Spring Pecha Kucha Night 2015

March 10, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Pecha Kucha is a quarterly storytelling event that brings people together to present and discuss new ideas around sustainability topics.  Each season, several people from the community give presentations that challenge people to think differently about conservation, the environment, climate change and each other.

Presenters each have 20 slides and 20 seconds per slide to discuss.  Slides are automatically timed to be exactly 20 seconds with the total time for each presenter is 6 minutes and 40 seconds.  This keeps the pace fun & exciting.

$5 suggested donation.

Read more about these nights on our Pecha Kucha page!

doors open @ 6.00
presentations begin @ 6.30
Pittsboro Roadhouse & General Store
(just off the courthouse circle, on HWY 64W)

Be a presenter:

Want to present your exciting and important idea? Have something you feel 6 minutes and 40 seconds worth of passion about? Submit!
Presentation Guidelines.

Email us at: pknpbo@gmail.com
Strict Guidelines, Please Read: Presentation Guidelines.

View November 2014 Pecha Kucha presenters and presentations.

Full Lineup of Presenters: 

Alisa Esposito Lucash
Sex, Death and Empire

Alisa is an island of progressive thinking surrounded by a swamp of backwater attitudes.  She escapes to Chatham County whenever she can, to participate in the community and like-mindedness.  She homesteads with her husband and three children.


IMG_157172135071118 Dave Clark
Visionary Art Quest

Dave Clark and his partner Lisa Piper blew into Pittsboro and took the town by storm.  They renovated an old historic house downtown and opened up Small B&B Cafe, a beloved community restaurant and lodging. Their next venture is to bring a small visionary art museum to Pittsboro.



maria-kingery-7-30-011-1Maria Kingery

Positive Energy

Maria Kingery, with her partner Bob, co-founded of one of the oldest and most influential clean energy companies in the Southeast.  She has been instrumental in working on policy, an activist in the environmental movement and a believer in all that is hopeful and good.


mary and danMary DeMare


Mary DeMare and her partner Dan Shields run a local rabbitry and are embarking on creating a small scale processing facility. It’s been a wild ride with the bunnies and the community is supporting their efforts via the Chatham Mills Farmers Market and a recent Barnraiser campaign.


Gary PhillipsGary Phillips

Small is the New Green

Gary Phillips is the former chair of Chatham County Commissioners, and is famous for his activism, poetry, and his heartfelt involvement in everything from the environment to immigrant issues to women’s issues and beyond.  Gary is a regular Pecha Kucha performer, who is widely credited with bringing this event to our community.

IMG_20140930_130503Geoffrey Neal


Geoffrey gardens by trade,  experiments with the pacha kucha format and is not deliberately confounding.


March 10, 2015
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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