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Jul-22 Tue
  7:00PM Night at the Ballpark (Oakland)
NorCal is organizing a baseball night for the A’s vs Astros game on July 22 at 7pm. No longer accepting requests for tickets. If you'd still like to attend - please purchase your tickets separatel...


Jul-25 Fri
  9:00AM RPCV Career Fair (San Francisco)
Are you an Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (RPCV) looking to meet potential employers in the Bay Area, get advice on job search strategies, have your resume reviewed and network with other RPCVs fro...

  4:30PM Networking Social/Happy Hour (San Francisco)
Enjoy Happy Hour Beers and great Pizza at Extreme Pizza, 1062 Folsom, San Francisco. Everyone is Welcome!...


Jul-29 Tue
  7:00PM Afghanan RPCV book & social (Berkeley)
Join us for a discussion of A Land Without Time by John Sumser. Venue changed to Crepevine where you can order a drink or a meal and come to social with fellow RPCVs in Berkeley. The story begin...


Aug-2 Sat
  5:00PM Story Jam POSTPONED (Petaluma)
The Petaluma Story Jam is being rescheduled for sometime in Sept. Check back for details....


Aug-7 Thu
  6:00PM Practice Story Jam (San Francisco)
We are preparing for our August 24 Story Jam starting off with first Practice Jam on Aug 7. The theme of this story jam is Pressure. The practice jam is open to ALLwho want to tell a story at the Au...


Aug-13 Wed
  6:30PM CANCELED Livermore Story Jam (Livermore)
Apologies for the inconvenience but the Livermore Story Jam has been CANCELED...


Aug-16 Sat
  11:00AM Annual BBQ (Alameda)
This year's annual summer BBQ will be on the warm shores of Crown Beach in Alameda. Bring your most colorful Hawaiian shirt for a Luau with Hawaiian burgers, tropical fruit, leis, activities for k...


Aug-18 Mon
  6:30PM The World’s Darker Countries (San Jose)
At 7:00 p.m. on August 18, 2014, the Commonwealth Club of California in association with the NorCal Peace Corps Association will present, “Traveling to the World’s Darker Countries” with Tony Wheeler,...


Aug-19 Tue
  7:00PM Zaire book & Senegalese food (Oakland)
Join us for a discussion of "A hilarious and wrenching memoir from a Peace Corps volunteer in Zaire",The Ponds of Kalambayi by Mike Tidwell and the welcoming back of Bissop Baobob to the East Bay. M...


Aug-23 Sat
  8:30AM Volunteer with Aldea (Fairfield, CA )
Aldea Children & Family Services will provide emergency foster placement, treatment foster care, and adoption services for more than 550 children this year in Napa and Solano County. This will be our...


Aug-28 Thu
  6:30PM SF Story Jam (San Francisco)
Check back for details...


Aug-31 Sun
  7:00PM GRANT PROPOSALS DUE ()
August 31 is the NorCal Grants deadline for Community Development Project Proposals. For details and information about past projects, CLICK HERE, or contact Marilyn Hyde, Grants Committee Chair, at ...


Sep-20 Sat
  12:00PM Recently Returned Party/Grill (Berkeley)
Welcome back RPCVs who have recently completed their service will be held at the house of Chris Carlisle at 2427 Ashby Avenue in Berkeley. This event is open to all RPCVs and their friends. ...


Sep-23 Tue
  6:30PM Story Telling Workshop (San Francisco)
Time again to get ready for our next SF Jam in October. 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 enthusi...


Sep-30 Tue
  6:30PM Czech movie & potluck (Richmond)
Join us for a potluck and/or Czech movie. From Amazon, "this sweet czech film is about an old man who refuses to join the cult of "waiting for death" that most of the aged around him, included his w...


Oct-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 w...


Oct-14 Tue
  7:00PM Guatemala book & food (Berkeley)
Join us for a discussion of a Guatemalan RPCV book, When I was Elena by Ellen Urbani Hiltebrand and Latin American food at Platano (easily accessible to BART). When I Was Elena is an extraordinary...


Oct-28 Tue
  6:30PM Story Jam (San Francisco)
Details to be announced...


Nov-11 Tue
  7:00PM Nepalese book & food (Berkeley)
Join us for a discussion of The Springs of Namje Nepal by Rajeev Goyal and Nepalese food at Himalayan Flavors. In 2001, Peace Corps volunteer Rajeev Goyal was sent to Namje, a remote village in th...


Dec-6 Sat
  9:00AM 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 6th from 9 to noon. We will be helping sort and box donated food. The work can be ...