Past Atlanta Event: VOL 30

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VOL 30

August 21, 2016
@ Switchyards Downtown Club

Join us for Volume 30 of PechaKucha Night Atlanta! 

We're trying on a new venue for size, the new (to us) and exciting co-working space, Switchyards Downtown Club! That's right, we're checking out the spaces and the places of downtown ATL, just a hop, skip, and jump from Cenntenial Park! 

We've another great lineup of folks from in and around your community, all with engaging presentations, all with something to share! 

We're requesting a minimum donation of $2 this go-around to pay for cleanup of the venue and to send $1 on up to the PechaKucha Global Fund as well! 

See you there! 

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"F.I.F.T.Y." : Feeling Incredible Freedom Toward Yourself

@ VOL 30 ON AUG 21, 2016

Allison Wonders speak about coming up on the age of fifty and what she thought was the best way to roll into that milestone of her life. Listen as she speaks of her personal challenge and acceptance and of her dedication to One Billion Rising!

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Why I Dumped My Trash Can: A Very Necessary Breakup

@ VOL 30 ON AUG 21, 2016

Anamarie Shreeves became a self professed zero-waster and she excelled at it. One year of waste, of actual trash, fit inside one Bell's canning jar! But being a zero-waster is not the whole story... Why not recycle? It's great, right?? Perhaps there is more to the story... 

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From Yoga to Becoming a Yogi, A Transformative Journey

@ VOL 30 ON AUG 21, 2016

Charisse Williams found her life changing in rapid and unexpected ways. The path she thought she was traveling suddenly changed and instead of fighting that change she found a new way, and she took it. Listen to Charisse tell her tale of the path to becoming a yogi. 

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Becoming a Citizen Diplomat

@ VOL 30 ON AUG 21, 2016

Farah Amir is a citizen and sees her role as such to be an important role. In this, she found a wonderful endeavor... She is a citizen diplomat and provides for an exchange of culture with folk visiting from other coutries from around the world. Hear her story now, 20 x 20.

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The Journey of Life Through the Vessel

@ VOL 30 ON AUG 21, 2016

Corrina Sephora is a well known artist and sculpture here in Atlanta, having worked in the city for some years now. She joins us for Vol 30 to speak about a theme in her work, that of boats, a theme that spans media beyond her known metal work. Listen in for Corrina's 20x20! 

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Citizens' Climate Lobby

@ VOL 30 ON AUG 21, 2016

Henry Slack discusses the Citizens' Climate Lobby, an organization that works to influence US Congresspersons concerning climate-related issues. Listen for more information. 


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The Love Drug

@ VOL 30 ON AUG 21, 2016

"When you are able to harness the love that comes from within you and surrounds you, you are able to heal, help and transform others."

In The Love Drug at PechaKucha Atlanta Vol. 30, Michelle Khouri shares her thoughts and scientific findings on what the emotion of "love" really is. By delving into the chemistry of the human brain and personal experiences, she discovers a surprising yet simple answer to this timeless question. 

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Civil Bikes

@ VOL 30 ON AUG 21, 2016

Nedra Deadwyler shares how her search of local history led to the creation of Civil Bikes, her bicycle tour group in the city of Atlanta, Georgia. Providing tours of Atlanta with accompanying historical information, this is a tour group you wouldn't want to miss! 

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