Expand your mind! Come to Batavia PechaKucha Night Thursday at 7 p.m.

Looking to expand your mind? Not one for long public lectures? Hear 9 speakers on a variety of topics — all of whom will talk for exactly 400 seconds each. Volume 5 of PechaKucha Batavia takes place on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. in the Island View Banquets (at the Batavia VFW). Only $5 gets you in!

Rhymes with Orange

Island View Banquets (at Batavia VFW)
645 South River Street (Illinois Route 25)

General Admission: $5.00 (cash only)

Doors open at 6:00 pm; show starts at 7:00 pm

Food by Pal Joey’s and Batavia Popcorn Depot (cash only)
Beverages by Island View Banquets (cash only)

Featured Presentations

1 – Jaime Gutierrez – The History of Telling Good Stories

2 – Steve Vasilion – Things Dear to Me

3 – Natalie Anderson- Go Your Own Way: On Embracing the SNAFUs, FUBARs, and Clusterf***s of Life and Business

4 – Keith Yearman – On Preserving Maywood Park


5 – Leigh Tracy – All the World’s a Stage

6 – Rod Allen – Water: The Mighty Molecule!

7 – Mike Dixon – Kosovo… Living in a Post-Conflict Country

8 – Steve Sherrell – Teaching Art in the Trenches: My Encounter at the Art Institute of Chicago

9 – Katie Yurkewicz – Designing a Laboratory: Art, Architecture, and the Founding of Fermilab