Pecha Kucha Columbus will host its 14th event at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 12, at Junctionview Studios, 889 Williams Ave., Grandview.

Pecha Kucha Columbus will host its 14th event at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 12, at Junctionview Studios, 889 Williams Ave., Grandview.

"Pecha Kucha" means "sound of conversation" in Japanese.

Local band Shin Tower Music will kick off the evening. Presentations begin at 8:30 p.m.

Each presenter will show 20 images and speak about each image for 20 seconds.

Presenters include Charles Erickson of Small Business Beanstalk, Walker Evans of themetropreneur.com and cartoonist Talcott Starr.

Rad Dogveg, Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams and Pattycake Bakery will sell refreshments.

The suggested donation is $2 per person.