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4/23 New Volunteer Send Off, SF

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RPCV Story Slam

9/13/13 Fri (7:30 PM - 10:00 PM)
Grand Lake Coffee House
440 Grand Ave, Oakland
Contact:Will Spargur (will [AT] norcalpca [DOT] org)


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 telling hour featuring stories from


  • Banana Republic
    Roy Schachter (Honduras 83-85)

  • Mondays
    Alexander Labinov (Moldova 07-09)

  • Culture Matters
    Lyle Hansen (Mali 11-12)

  • The French Connection
    Zach Matheson (Mali 11-12)

  • The Stick
    Will Spargur (Swaziland 92-95)



And maybe you. (Audience members have the opportunity to put their name in the hat in hopes of being picked for one of our 6-minute wild-card slots)

This event is free and open to all.