Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

Events


For all BARPCV events, don't use for partner events or regional activities.

Book signing - Mark Shriver '86 on his recent memoir "A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, Sargent Shriver"

Nov 1 2012 - 7:30pm

Book signing - Mark Shriver '86 on his recent memoir "A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, Sargent Shriver"

Hogan Campus Center/Hogan Ballroom

College of the Holy Cross, Worcester

Please join us for a free, public lecture by Holy Cross alumnus Mark Shriver '86 on his recent memoir "A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, Sargent Shriver." A book signing will follow the talk; books will be available for sale at the event. 

Join us for a taste of Nigeria in November!

Nov 15 2012 - 6:30pm

Location: Suya Joint, 25 Poplar St. , Roslindale, MA 02131 (Close to Forest Hills on the Orange Line)
Date: Thursday, November 15th
Time: 6:30 

Please be prepared to pay in cash. Main dishes range from $10-$15. To find out more information and to look at the menu go to: http://www.suyajoint.com/

Visit the Boston Harbor Islands

Jun 23 2012 - 11:00am

Please join BARPCV for a day on Georges Island, part of the Boston Harbor Islands on June 23rd (Saturday)
http://www.bostonharborislands.org/georges

We will meet at Long Wharf North in Boston (by the Aquarium) to buy tickets and take the 11:00am ferry to Georges Island, the tickets are $15 round trip, children 11 and under are free.

There are walking trails, a fort to explore, a museum, as well as picnic areas and a snack bar. It is very family friendly. The ferries return to Boston every hour (on the half-hour) until 6:30pm. Tickets can be bought online or at the ticket counter at Long Wharf. Please feel free to join us later in the day if you would like to take a later ferry to the Island.

Schlesinger Library presents the film: "Once in Afghanistan"

Nov 2 2011 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

A film by 
Jill Vickers and Jody Bergedick

website  |  Listen to a VPR broadcast interview about the film 

 

This event is part of the Schlesinger Library movie night series called Women Acting Globally
 

Location: Schlesinger Library on Garden St. just west of Harvard Square.  Movie will start at 6:00PM.

Directions 

 

Film and discussion | RFK in the Land of Apartheid: A Ripple of Hope

Nov 3 2011 - 6:45pm - 9:00pm

 

The Monthly Peace & Justice Film Series is presenting

Pig Roast Party – A RPCV Event

Aug 13 2011 - 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Shelley and Richard Holzman, RPCV Philippines 1961 – 1963, cordially invite the Peace Corps community to their home to commemorate the Peace Corps’ 50th anniversary.  Join area RPCVs for an evening dedicated to remembering the communities where we served, the people we served with, and the men and women who founded the agency. 


Saturday, August 13th

5:00 PM – 10:00 PM

14 Ingell Rd

Chester, MA 01011 


The Holzmans will roast a pig and provide beverages; they also hope to have a band (suggestions welcome). Meteor showers are expected! 

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