Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

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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! 

Dinner at Senegalese Restaurant, Teranga

Jul 27 2011 - 6:30pm

Join the Boston Area Returned Peace Corps group for dinner at the Senegalese restaurant, Teranga. Meet fellow RPCV's and celebrate 50 years of Peace Corps!

 

Date: July 27th at 6:30PM

More details to come. Please RSVP here.  Please RSVP by July 25th.

 

Teranga Restaurant is located off the orange line.

1746 Washington Street

Boston, MA 02188

 

More details about the price of the dinner and menu will follow shortly.  It will most likely be a set menu and will range between $25-$30 per person.

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! 

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