What can you do in five minutes?  Do the dishes, dry your hair, check emails.  The list goes on.  At RCN TV, five minutes is enough time to give viewers the inside scoop on an amazing local organization, or how one person is making a difference in the community, or teach you how to do something new.  That’s Take 5 – a program that offers valuable information – in just FIVE minutes.

Below is Take 5’s current schedule:

Week of: Topic
December 2 64 Seconds of Color
Matt Nelson discussion a shopping spree for kids and other unique events in cooperation with Toys for Tots, a local fashion show and more!  
December 9 New Regiment Commander
Lt. Col Dan Bohn (Retired) is introduced as the new president of Allentown’s 15 St. Regiment
December 16 Pet Adoption:  Bama
Heidi Cooper of Peaceable Kingdom features a furry animal looking for a forever home.
December 23 Pet Adoption:  Fluffington
Loretta Lohenitz of Peaceable Kingdom features a furry animal looking for a forever home.
January 6 George H.W. Bush Funeral Train 1
A look at the memorial tribute for our Former President.
January 13 George H.W. Bush Funeral Train 2
A look at the memorial tribute for our Former President.
January 20 Field Trip for Kids
Matt Nelson talks about field trips, private party ideas, sleep-overs, and STEM projects.
January 27 Child Care Options
The YWCA’s Crystal Messer discusses financially flexible ways to provide for children’s care.
February 3 History of Crayola
Jocelyn Polan discusses the history of the Crayola Factor and what it has transformed into today.
February 10 & 17 Lehigh Valley Active Life #4
Julene Martin Morganelli talks about the history and culture of yoga.

Each Take 5 episode will broadcast from Sunday to Saturday for one week at the following times:  Sundays @ 7:25 pm & 10:55 pm;  Tuesdays @ 1:25 pm, 6:25 pm, and  6:55 pm and Thursdays @ 8:25 pm.  Take 5 may air at additional times throughout the week.

If you have a suggestion for a Take 5 show topic, please contact the producers at Take5@rcn.netInclude a short paragraph describing your suggested topic along with preferred contact information (name, address, phone number and email address).