Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

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Candlepin Bowling

Mar 2 2017 - 7:00pm

Haven’t tried candlepin yet!? Then join us during Peace Corps Week at Sacco's Bowl Haven in Davis Square. Sacco's is a family-friendly spot with old school New England bowling as well as good food and drinks. If you can join us please RSVP here!

Trivia Night

Mar 1 2017 - 7:30pm

Are you a trivia master? Then join us during Peace Corps Week at Joe Sent Me in Cambridge for team trivia! Trivia starts at 8pm, but we’ll be there early to nab a table and have dinner. If you’re interested in joining in the fun, email Rose at events@barpcv.org. Who knows.. if we really represent BARPCV well, it could become a weekly event!

Restaurant Night: Eritrea & Ethiopia

Feb 28 2017 - 6:00pm

Please join us during Peace Corps Week for a yummy dinner at Asmara, an Eritrean/Ethiopian restaurant in Central Square. Whether you’ve never tried this cuisine, or you’ve been hankering for it lately, definitely join us. We will meet at Asmara; make sure to bring cash and your appetite. RSVP here!

Restaurant Night: Peru

Feb 27 2017 - 7:00pm

Get your fix of Peruvian charcoal chicken, empanadas, and chicha morada with other RPCVs during Peace Corps Week. Machu Chicken is a great affordable spot in Union Square - RSVP here!

Taza Chocolate Factory Tour

Feb 26 2017 - 3:00pm

Do you love chocolate? If so, then join us during Peace Corps Week for a tour of the Taza Chocolate Factory. Taza is a local bean-to-bar company that makes organic, fair trade, stone ground chocolate using traditional Mexican stone mills. The tour is educational, fun, and there is no shortage of free chocolate!

The tour costs $8.00 and the factory is located right in Somerville. Only 8 spots are available, so RSVP today

Enter the BARPCV Photo Contest

Submission deadline is January 31, 2017

Attention photo takers! BARPCV is happy to announce the 9th annual photo contest. Members of the BARPCV community, submit your best photographs from your country of service! Selected photographs will be displayed at cafés and sites around the Boston Area in the spring!

Submission Guidelines: Picture must have been taken by a Peace Corps Volunteer in his/her country of service. Photos must be in JPEG or TIFF format. For print photography, please make a high quality scan for the contest. You can submit up to three photos.

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