Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers

Events


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

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! 

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.

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