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

SDPCA One Book
Wednesday, April 10 at 7pm 
Home of Sharon Kennedy in La Mesa 

This will be a one-time book club! We’ll all read the same book and come together to discuss.The chosen book is: The Unheard: A Memoir of Deafness and Africa by RPCV Josh Swiller. Available at the San Diego Library (4 copies), Kindle, and Amazon.

Please read the book in advance of our get together. 

Campout at Lake Jennings 
Friday, April 12 to Sunday, April 14 
Lake Jennings Campground 
10108 Bass Road Lakeside, CA 92040 
$10 per person


This party is going to be IN TENTS!

Join us for a campout at Lake Jennings. We will spend two nights camping - please BYO food & drinks with Saturday night being a potluck dinner so bring something to share!  Each camper (including ALL children) will be asked to pay $10 to offset costs of firewood, campground fees, etc.  Please click here to pay.

There's only room for 30 so those first to respond and pay will be included on the camper list.  Look forward to seeing you there! Please let us know if you need to borrow any camping gear or would like to carpool to maximize space.  

We have the group campsite reserved and are allowed 5 cars at the campsite.  Additional vehicles or pets will be asked to pay an extra fee at the gate.  For any questions, please contact Heather at 619-453-2725 or

Join us for Earth Fair 2019! 
Balboa Park 
Sunday, April 28

Sign up for a 2 hour shift between 8:30am and 4:30pm

San Diego Peace Corps is helping to staff the Peace Corps booth at Earth Fair in Balboa Park again this year. We are looking for volunteers to be in the booth answering questions about Peace Corps all day.Sign up for a two hour shift:

We had a blast last year and we hope that you can help out and then enjoy the many vendors, food, and music at the fair.If you join us, you’ll talk to people interested in Peace Corps, answer questions, and share about your Peace Corps experience. The Peace Corps Recruiter will also be there.

Hope to see you there! 

Peace Picnic and Annual Meeting

Saturday, May 4 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Old Poway Park (Picnic Area 2)-  14134 Midland Road Poway, CA 92064


Please join us for a Peace Picnic and Annual Meeting at a beautiful park! 

SDPCA will provide light refreshments. Feel free to bring a finger food to share if you like! We'll have games (including the Geo Quiz), music, and a very brief meeting. Children are welcome. Please bring a chair. 

This is our Annual Meeting and we will be adding new members to our board.  Let us know if you are interested in joining the board!

This is a new location for our annual meeting. Old Poway Park is conveniently located in central San Diego County, easily reachable by North County and downtown members alike. Please check out this map of the park. Note the following:

Our event will be held in Picnic Area 2, located near the corner of Aubrey Street and Sycamore Ave. If you have items to unload, you may pull up along either of these streets to drop them off.

The closest parking lot is on the corner of Aubrey St. and Midland Rd. You may also park in any of the Rental Client Parking or Park Visitor Parking lots shown on the map. Do not park in the Hamburger Factory/Museum parking lot.

Old Poway Park has a lot to offer-- come early and make a day of it! Take a ride on the Poway Midland Railroad (opens 10am), browse the Boardwalk Craft Market (8am-2pm) or Farmers Market (8am-1pm), or visit the Heritage Museum (10am-2pm). Visit the park website for more details.

Happy Hour at the Rabbit Hole

Tuesday, May 14 from 5 to 7pm

3377 Adams Avenue San Diego, CA 92116


Join us for a casual gathering of conversation, networking, and fun!

Sketch Class

Sunday, June 9 from 11am to 1pm

Balboa Park

Led by SDPCA member & Artist Alia Kroos

5 spots sill open - $15 donation per person

Art supplies will be provided. Artists are encouraged to bring their own sketch pads. Specific instructions will be sent closer to the date.  $15 per