Biking TripThe San Diego Peace Corps Association offers one or two events each month. Events may be social, community service, or outdoor adventure activities. Events are announced in the e-newsletter and RSVPs are taken through E-vite. If you would like to be added to the E-vite contact list, please complete the form on this page.

Tentative Calendar of Events 2018-2019

Photo: CicloSDias bike ride

Upcoming Events

La Mesa Social Hours
Saturday, February 22 from 4 to 7pm
Curbside Eatery and Drinkery
8353 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa

Come visit with fellow RPCVs, enjoy the delish offerings at Curbside, and check out beautiful downtown La Mesa. 

Taste the World - SDPCA's 4th Annual Homegrown International Dinner
Saturday, March 7 from 6 to 8pm  
Sherman Heights Community Center 
2258 Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92102

Sample delicious foods from around the world + help us raise money to fund current Peace Corps Volunteer projects and local community service events! For $20 you can taste up to 10 different delectable dishes - all donated by area restaurants and RPCVs. This is a fun event - bring a friend!

Early Bird Price: $20 per person (ends Friday March 6 at midnight)
At the door: $25 per person

Cash or credit cards accepted
Tickets & more information:

Towering Task: A documentary about the Peace Corps
Sunday, March 1 at 1:30pm
Serra Mesa / Kearny Mesa Library
9005 Aero Drive, San Diego, CA 92123

Join us for the San Diego premiere of A Towering Task, a documentary that tells the story of the Peace Corps.  From the political machinations to establish not just a brand new government agency, but a new concept in international relations, to the growing pains of an agency striving to define its mission, A Towering Task takes viewers on a journey of what it means to be a global citizen. 

Learn more about the film at

This program is neither sponsored nor endorsed by the San Diego Public Library. The Library is not responsible for the information presented in this program.

Volunteer at Zoológico Parque del Niño
Guadalupe Valley, Baja California, Mexico
Saturday, March 14th at 7am
Please RSVP by February 29th:
**Space is limited to 20 people; valid passport required**

Join us for a day of community service at a zoo in Baja California. It will be a full day of work as we help this small zoo with various projects which could range from painting, cleaning up and organizing work spaces, building shelters, making enrichment for the animals to any other small projects they need assistance with. 

We'll be treated to a short tour of the facility and learn about the work these dedicated animal caretakers are doing for their furry and feathered charges.  This will be a long, full day so please come prepared with work clothes/gloves, plenty of water, sun block, and snacks. Lunch will be available for purchase.  Participants will be asked to chip in for gas and car insurance.

Gregg Pancoast Memorial Happy Hour
Friday, March 20 at 4pm
Hillcrest Brewing Company
1458 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103


Join us for the annual Gregg Pancoast SDPCA Memorial Happy Hour. Gregg was on the SDPCA board as the CFO for many years. March 20th was Gregg's birthday and he typically hosted the event for our SDPCA members around his birthday. In his honor, we will be at Hillcrest Brewing from 4 to 6pm on March 20th. Please join even if you didn’t know Gregg – he would want all of us to connect and have fun!