Event List

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Jul-7 Tue
  6:00PM Storytelling Workshop (San Francisco)
Our storytelling workshops are great for novice and seasoned storytellers alike. We'll present tools and exercises to help you develop an engaging, compassionate and possibly hilarious story, whether ...


Jul-9 Thu
  6:00PM Welcome Home/Sendoff (Fresno)
Central Cal RPCV is having a PCV Welcome Home/Sendoff in North Fresno. Thursday, July 9, 6-8 pm. There will be the usual awesomeness happening when folks gather who share a Peace Corps bond. Look f...


Jul-14 Tue
  7:00PM Book -Last Days Old Beijing (Oakland)
Join us for some great Chinese food and a discussion of the book The Last Days of Old Beijing by Michael Meyer. The restaurant - Shan Dong makes there own noodles and has tasty food. The Book - Me...


Jul-24 Fri
  6:00PM EB Hangout (Berkeley)
There will be a NorCal East Bay "Hangout" Friday, July 24 at The Albatross Pub in Berkeley from 6 pm to about 8 pm. Everyone is welcome, feel free to come with non-RPCV friends. Neighborhood dinner o...


Jul-25 Sat
  8:00PM Social: Bissap Baobab (San Francisco)
We are long overdue for a social event at Bissap Baobab. This Senegalese restaurant in the Mission District of SF is tasty, and also doubles as a dance venue, featuring African and world beat music. ...


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...


Jul-30 Thu
  6:00PM Happy Hour (Mountain View)
Join us for a summer happy hour and hangout on Thursday, July 30th at the Tied House in Mountain View from 6-8pm. Everyone is welcome! We will have a table reserved on the patio. Drink and food option...


Aug-8 Sat
  8:30AM Alameda County Food Bank (Oakland)
Please join us for this year’s NorCal East Bay volunteer event at the Alameda County Food Bank on Saturday, August 8th from 8:30a to noon. We will be helping sort and box donated food. The work can b...


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...

  7:00PM Book Club-Going Up Country ()
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Aug-15 Sat
  11:00AM Annual Luau BBQ ()
Details to Be Announced...


Aug-18 Tue
  7:30PM Don't Tell Mom Story Jam (San Francisco)
Join us for Beyond Borders Don't Tell Mom Story Jam where we explore why we do things we would never tell our mothers. Doors open at 7:00pm with socializing till 7:30pm when the story jam begins...


Aug-31 Mon
  7:00PM Grant Submission Deadline (NA)
Are you a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer with ties to your host country and site? Have you learned about an interesting project in your former village or school? Do you want to help a community develo...


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...


Sep-8 Tue
  6:30PM Potluck & Movie (Berkeley)
Join us for a potluck and a movie at the home of Vern and Pat Phillips very close to the Ashby BART station. The movie is The Piano in a Factory by Director Zhang Meng (Chinese in Mandarin with Engl...


Sep-19 Sat
  12:00PM Recently Returned Party/Grill (Berkeley)
Remember the shock of becoming a “Returned” Peace Corps Volunteer? The biggest adventure of your life coming to an end? Help the newest batch of “Returned” Peace Corps Volunteers make it through t...


Sep-22 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on October 20, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pre...


Oct-13 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on October 20, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pr...

  7:00PM Book Club-Chasing Chaos ()
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Oct-20 Tue
  7:30PM Taboo Story Jam (San Francisco)
Join us for Beyond Borders Taboo story jam where we explore what one culture finds perfectly normal can be taboo in another. Doors open at 7:00pm with socializing till 7:30pm when the story jam...


Nov-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 s...


Nov-10 Tue
  7:00PM Book Club-Riding the Demon ()
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Nov-17 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on December 8, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pres...


Nov-21 Sat
  4:00PM Recently Returned Thanksgiving ()
raditional Thanksgiving Dinner and Transitions Workshop for Recently Returned RPCVs If you have recently returned from your service (back 18 months or less), come to this FREE event to enjoy an ear...


Dec-1 Tue
  6:00PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at the San Francisco Story Jam on December 8, but feeling a bit nervous? Never fear! Come on down for our Practice Storytelling Session. The practice jam is a casual, low-pr...


Dec-5 Sat
  8:30AM Alameda County Food Bank (Oakland)
Please join us for this year’s NorCal East Bay volunteer event at the Alameda County Food Bank on Saturday, December 5th from 8:30a to noon. We will be helping sort and box donated food. The work can...


Dec-8 Tue
  7:30PM Breaking Bread Story Jam (San Francisco)
Join Beyond Borders storytelling for the Breaking Bread story Jam, our last jam of 2015. We'll explore how food and friendship mix. Doors open at 7:00pm with socializing till 7:30pm when the st...