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
October 13 Penguins 2
More from Hannah Belville of the Lehigh Valley Zoo on the popular pool for penguins.
October 20 Shankweilers Drive-In
Owner Paul Geissinger talks about his historic drive-in theater and it’s uncertain future.
November 3 213th Regimen Museum
Lt. Col. Dan Bohn (Ret) discusses the War Veteran’s Museum housed at the 15th Street Armory Building in Allentown.
November 10 Community Literacy Programs
Alyssa Beekman, Children’s Program Assistant, discusses literacy programs aimed at people of all ages.
November 17 Digital Art
Matt Nelson addresses advancements in artistic design and new methods of expression.
November 24 Lehigh Valley Active Life #1
Conductor George Fennell talks about the Lehigh Valley Pops Orchestra
December 1 Pet Adopt:  December #1
December 8 Pet Adopt:  December #2

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).