Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

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Events


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Welcome Back-Send Off Celebration sticky icon

Dec 3 2010 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Join us for an evening of reflection and celebration as the BARPCV and New England Regional Peace Corps Office welcome Volunteers recently returning from two years of service and nominees about to embark on their journeys. The bi-annual Welcome Back-Send Off celebration is an opportunity for new, old and prospective volunteers of all ages to to connect, reflect and give advice on what lies ahead. All are welcome to attend! Refreshments will be served.

 

Fourth Annual Maine Canoe Trip

Jul 29 2016 (All day) - Jul 31 2016 (All day)

On July 29th we’re heading up to River Run Canoe and Campground in Brownfield, Maine. Cost for canoe and camping is approximately $60. Friends and dogs are welcome.

Questions? Contact Daniel at sports@barpcv.org

Annual New Members Party 2016

Sep 9 2016 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

It’s a sad thought, but before we know it the summer will be over. However, there is much to look forward to in the fall, and we’re already planning our annual BARPCV New Members Party. This is a relaxing and fun event to welcome new RPCVs to Boston and into the BARPCV community, for existing members to mingle, and to hear more about the organization and upcoming activities.

Snacks and drinks will be in abundance!

Where: 4 Jay Street, Cambridge, MA. Walking distance from the Red Line Central Square stop.

Register today!

TGIF at Naco Taco

Aug 26 2016 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Join us at Naco Taco in Central Square. Look for the red Peace Corps shirt starting at 6pm.

Questions? Contact TGIF@barpcv.org

TGIF at Lawn on D

Jul 29 2016 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Join us at Lawn on D. Look for the red Peace Corps shirt starting at 6pm.

Questions? Contact TGIF@barpcv.org

Book Club - The Orphan Master's Son

Sep 17 2016 - 7:00pm

After a happy and relaxing summer to be had by all, we will resume our fall program by reading The Orphan Master's Son, by Adam Johnson. This novel deals with intertwined themes of propaganda, identity, and state power in North Korea. It was awarded the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

We will meet on Saturday, September 17 at Barbara Scott Nelson's vacation house in Gloucester, MA. Email Barbara at barbarascottnelson@gmail.com to ensure you receive the email in mid-late August about this meeting.

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