Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

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Work and Volunteer Abroad Panel

May 17 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Find out how to work or volunteer abroad from our panel of young professionals.
We’ll hear from panelists about how they discovered professional opportunities overseas, what it’s like to be an ex-pat and how you can launch your career abroad.

 

Where: City Year Offices, 287 Columbus Ave., Boston, MA, 02116

When: Tuesday, May 17, 2011 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Cost: Attendance and DRINKs are free but registration is required

To Register please go to: http://bit.ly/careersabroad

Belmont World Film Gala

May 14 2011 - 7:00pm

Belmont World Film
Celebrates 10 Years of Great International Films
and 50 Years of the Peace Corps

Saturday, May 14 | 7:00 PM

Peace Corps 50th Around the World Expo

May 14 2011 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

In 2011, the Peace Corps is commemorating 50 years of promoting peace and
friendship around the world. Join us as Returned Peace Corps Volunteers showcase
their work. In addition, Peace Corps and the National Peace Corps Association will
host a Recruiter Chat for potential applicants and an RPCV panel entitled The Peace
Corps Experience: Shaping Lives and Careers. This expo is free and open to the public,
and includes live music and international food. 

Peace Corps 50th Anniversary Around the World Expo
Saturday, May 14th, 2011 – 1-4pm
Bowdoin College
4 College Avenue
Brunswick, Maine 04011
Be part of the legacy and join us as we honor our past and look to the future.

Welcome Back/ Send Off, Speaker: Joe Kennedy

May 6 2011 - 5:30pm

Join us to welcome back returned Peace Corps volunteers and send off new ones!

 

Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and the Boston Regional Office invite you to help celebrate our bi-annual WBSO. Welcome those RPCVs returning from service and help send off those embarking on their journeys.  This is a great opportunity to share stories, give advice and network with prospective and fellow RPCVs.  Food and beverages will be provided, but as always feel free to bring something to share. All are welcome! 

Peace Corps Day at the John F. Kennedy Library

Mar 5 2011 - 10:00am

SAVE THE DATE!

On Saturday, March 5th, Peace Corps will commemorate our 50th Anniversary with a national event at the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston, MA. This event is free of charge and will feature a full schedule of cultural demonstrations, live world music, film screenings, and educational presentations celebrating our 50 years of promoting World Peace and Friendship.

Peace Corps 50th Anniversary Commemoration

Saturday, March 5, 2011

10am-3pm

JFK Library and Museum

200 William T. Morrissey Blvd.

Boston, MA

Additionally, anyone with a valid Student ID will receive a reduced admission rate of $10 per person to the JFK Museum. There is no charge to attend the Anniversary Commemoration.

Belmont World Film presents: "Once in Afghanistan"

Feb 17 2011 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

A film by 
Jill Vickers and Jody Bergedick

website  |  Listen to a VPR broadcast interview about the film  | Boston.com calendar

 

Location: Studio Cinema at 376 Trapelo Road.  Movie will start at 7:30PM. 

 

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