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Peace Corps Week 2018

Feb 25 2018 (All day) - Mar 3 2018 (All day)

Peace Corps Week celebrates President Kennedy's establishment of the Peace Corps on March 1, 1961.

Join BARPCV as we celebrate throughout the week:
Mon, 2/26 - Cooking Class on African Heritage Cuisine
Tue, 2/27 - Team Trivia Night
Wed, 2/28 - Restaurant Night: Scorpion Bar
Thu, 3/1 - Candlepin Bowling at Sacco's
Fri, 3/2 - Ice Skating on Frog Pond

Peace Corps Week 2017

Feb 26 2017 (All day) - Mar 4 2017 (All day)

Peace Corps Week celebrates President Kennedy's establishment of the Peace Corps on March 1, 1961. This year's theme is Highlighting Hospitality: How does your Peace Corps Country Make People Feel Welcome?

The Passing of Brent Ashabranner (Nigeria)

Peace Corps Worldwide | December 11, 2016

Brent Ashabranner (1921 -2016) was Deputy Director of the Peace Corps between 1967 and 1969. Following service in World War II, graduate school and a brief period of teaching, Brent spent thirty years working overseas, including starting the first Peace Corps program in Nigeria and becoming director of Peace Corps programs in India.

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Peace Corps Week - Joy of Cooking Webinar

Mar 2 2016 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Learn about food and cooking from Peace Corps Volunteers and their community members.

See the Peace Corps website for details.

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Peace Corps Week - Joy of Learning Webinar

Mar 1 2016 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Learn about the joy of learning from Peace Corps Volunteers and their community members

See the Peace Corps website for details.

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Peace Corps Week - Celebrations Webinar

Feb 29 2016 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Learn about the joy of celebrations from Peace Corps Volunteers and their community members.

See the Peace Corps website for details.

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