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Jan-29 Thu
  6:30AM KQED Winter Pledge Drive (San Francisco)
Come meet fellow RPCVs, enjoy a delicious breakfast, and answer phones for the KQED Pledge Drive! This helps KQED serve the community with quality news and they will give NorCal three on air shout out...


Jan-31 Sat
  10:00AM Festival of Cultures/AGM (Palo Alto)
Festival Agenda Volunteer! Carpools to Palo Alto--> 10am-4pm: Festival Of Cultures -FREE and open to the Public Join returned Peace Corps Volunteers from around Northern California and the Ohlon...


Feb-10 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on February 17, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pre...


Feb-11 Wed
  7:00PM West Aftrican food & book (Oakland)
Date chged to 11th! Join us for a delicious West African meal at Bissap Baobab in Oakland. We will be discussing the book Civilized World by Susi Wyss. According to Amazon "A glorious literary deb...


Feb-17 Tue
  6:30PM Kiss and Tell Story Jam (San Francisco)
Celebrate post Valetine's Day with our February 'Kiss and Tell' Story Jam. Former Peace Corps Volunteers True Stories Told on Stage without Notes or Scripts. Local RPCV's spill the beans on what li...


Feb-20 Fri
  7:00PM SF RPCV Social ()
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Mar-3 Tue
  6:30PM Storytelling Workshop (San Francisco)
Come to the workshop ready to share an experience. It doesn't have to be super polished, just bring it, an open mind, and some enthusiasm and we will have a good time. Our theme for this story se...


Mar-10 Tue
  7:00PM Salvadorian food & SA book (Berkeley)
Join us for a Salvadorian meal and discussion of South American (SA) book The Sound of Things Falling by Juan Gabriel Vasquez. Vasquez is not an RPCV writer but made the book group list for being we...


Mar-20 Fri
  7:00PM SF RPCV Social (San Francisco)
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Mar-24 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on April 21, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-press...


Apr-11 Sat
  9:00AM Point Reyes Service Day (Olema)
Join NorCal and the National Parks Service in one of NorCal’s longest running traditions of service. This biannual event (April and October of every year) is one of our most popular service events wh...


Apr-14 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on April 21, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pres...

  7:00PM Book Club & RPCV Get-together (Oakland)
Join us for a meal and a discussion of the book Farewell Fred Voodoo by Amy Wilentz. The book is the Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Autobiography, this is a brilliant writer’s a...


Apr-17 Fri
  7:00PM SF RPCV Social (San Francisco)
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Apr-21 Tue
  6:30PM Story Jam (San Francisco)
Former Peace Corps Volunteers True Stories Told on Stage without Notes or Scripts. Local RPCV's spill the beans on what life is really like in the 'Toughest Job You'll Ever Love' in a Moth Style sto...


Apr-30 Thu
  6:30PM Volunteer Send Off Event (Berkeley)
Remember what it was like preparing to begin your service, nervous, excited, scared, impatient? NorCalPCA and Peace Corps are teaming up to host and Around the World send off with prospective and cu...


May-5 Tue
  6:30PM Storytelling Workshop (San Francisco)
Come to the workshop ready to share an experience. It doesn't have to be super polished, just bring it, an open mind, and some enthusiasm and we will have a good time. Our theme for this story se...


May-12 Tue
  7:00PM Book Club & RPCV Get-together (Berkeley)
Join us for a meal and a discussion of the book Strange Stones by Peter Hessler. Hessler is among our favorite RPCV writers. This book is "full of unforgettable figures and an unrelenting spirit of...


May-17 Sun
  12:00PM Post Bay to Breakers BBQ (San Francisco)
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May-26 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on June 16, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pres...


Jun-5 Fri
  7:00PM 2015 National Conference (Berkeley)
Details to be announced...


Jun-6 Sat
  7:00PM 2015 National Conference (Berkeley)
Details to be announced...


Jun-9 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on June 16, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pressur...

  6:30PM RPCV potluck & movie (Richmond)
Join us for an RPCV get together potluck dinner and movie The Song of Sparrows. The movie is an Iranian story. After Karim loses his job, he leaves his rural town and travels to Tehran where he is ...


Jun-16 Tue
  6:00PM SF Story Jam (San Francisco)
Former Peace Corps Volunteers True Stories Told on Stage without Notes or Scripts. Local RPCV's spill the beans on what life is really like in the 'Toughest Job You'll Ever Love' in a Moth Style story...


Jun-26 Fri
  7:00PM SF RPCV Social (San Francisco)
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Jul-7 Tue
  6:00PM Storytelling Workshop (San Francisco)
Come to the workshop ready to share an experience. It doesn't have to be super polished, just bring it, an open mind, and some enthusiasm and we will have a good time. Our theme for this story se...


Jul-28 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on August 18, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pres...


Aug-11 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on August 18, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pre...


Aug-15 Sat
  11:00AM Annual Luau BBQ ()
Details to Be Announced...


Aug-18 Tue
  6:00PM SF Story Jam (San Francisco)
Former Peace Corps Volunteers True Stories Told on Stage without Notes or Scripts. Local RPCV's spill the beans on what life is really like in the 'Toughest Job You'll Ever Love' in a Moth Style sto...


Sep-1 Tue
  6:00PM Storytelling Workshop (San Francisco)
Come to the workshop ready to share an experience. It doesn't have to be super polished, just bring it, an open mind, and some enthusiasm and we will have a good time. Our theme for this story ...