Event List

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Sep-3 Thu
  9:00AM Advocacy Mtg. Rep. Eshoo (Palo Alto)
Tell Congress Why Peace Corps matters! Every year RPCVs from around the country meet with their Congressional Offices in August/September to advocate and tell their Peace Corps stories. This year me...


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-9 Wed
  9:00AM Sen Feinstein Advocacy Meeting (San Francisco)
Tell Congress Why Peace Corps matters! Every year RPCVs from around the country meet with their Congressional Offices in August/September to advocate and tell their Peace Corps stories. This year mee...


Sep-17 Thu
  5:30PM Happy Hour in Mountain View (mountain View)
Join us for happy hour the third Thursday of the month, 5:30-7:30pm at the Tied House in Mountain View. Everyone is welcome! We will have a table reserved on the patio. Drink and food options availab...

  6:15PM Latin American Story Jam (Berkeley)
Join us during National Hispanic /Latino Heritage Month for a night of exciting story telling by our special guests who lived in Latin America; Returned Peace Corps Volunteers! Have you heard hears...


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
  5:30PM Networking Happy Hour (oakland)
Join local RPCVs to network, learn about organizations and jobs of interest to the Peace Corps community, and have fun! Hosted by Playworks, NorCal Peace Corps Association and our local Peace Corps Ca...

  6:30PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at our Taboo 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-pressure en...


Oct-13 Tue
  6:30PM Practice Storytelling Session (San Francisco)
Want to tell a story at our Taboo 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-pressure e...


Oct-15 Thu
  5:30PM Happy Hour in Mountain View (Mountain View)
Join us for happy hour the third Thursday of the month, 5:30-7:30pm at the Tied House in Mountain View. Everyone is welcome! We will have a table reserved on the patio. Drink and food options availab...


Oct-20 Tue
  7:00PM Book Club-Chasing Chaos (Berkeley)
Join us for a great Indonesian meal and discussion of INGOs as it relates to our own PC experiences and the book Chasing Chaos by Jessica Alexander. Please RSVP to jaymaghana@earthlink.net by Sunday...

  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...


Oct-24 Sat
  9:00AM Point Reyes National Seashore (Point Reyes Station)
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 whe...


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 (Oakland)
Join us for an authentic Nigerian meal and a discussion of the book Riding the Demon by Peter Chilson. The book is about the author's experience as he traveled Niger, a desert country, by automobile...


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-19 Thu
  5:30PM Happy Hour in Mountain View (Mountain View)
Join us for happy hour the third Thursday of the month, 5:30-7:30pm at the Tied House in Mountain View. Everyone is welcome! We will have a table reserved on the patio. Drink and food options availab...


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...


Dec-17 Thu
  5:30PM happy Hour in Mountain View (Mountain View)
Join us for happy hour the third Thursday of the month, 5:30-7:30pm at the Tied House in Mountain View. Everyone is welcome! We will have a table reserved on the patio. Drink and food options availab...