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. 

Photo: CicloSDias bike ride

Upcoming Events


Twilight Hike
Wednesday, September 15 at 6pm
Mission Trails Regional Park - meet at the Lake Kumeyaay Lake and Campground
2 Junipero Serra Trail, San Diego
RSVP: http://evite.me/fPqyQ7CZ7A


Join us for a guided 2 mile twilight hike at Mission Trails Regional Park led by SDPCA member Cheri Barbour.  Kids are welcome!  

Please wear sturdy walking/hiking shoes and bring a flashlight or headlamp. 

SDPCA Host: Sharon Kennedy


San Diego Zoo guided walking tour with zookeepers 
Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021 at 10am 
San Diego Zoo 

RSVP: http://evite.me/pCPdS13DX8

Join your very own board members President, Tina Silva, and Membership Chair Tina Hunter Burnam, both zoo keepers, on a guided walking tour around the San Diego Zoo!

Find out what it's like to work at the zoo and hear some personal stories about some of the individual animals who make the San Diego Zoo their home.  There will be a special emphasis on the Elephant Odyssey area where Tina Silva works as zookeeper.

Tour will start at 10am, walk with us as long as you wish. 

Space is limited to 20 people.
Please note: Zoo entry not included, you must provide your own entry ticket into the zoo. 


Book Club - The House at Sugar Beach
Wednesday, September 29 at 7pm
Zoom
RSVP: http://evite.me/Sp9pYXmVdc

Join us for a lively discussion of The House at Sugar Beach: In Search of a Lost African Childhood by Helene Cooper.

SDPCA host: Sharon Kennedy


Storytelling Workshop
Wednesday, October 6 at 6pm
Location to be determined (will be outside)
RSVP: 
http://evite.me/2tUd1xPEaQ

Want to learn how to talk or write about your Peace Corps experience? Join us for a storytelling workshop on Oct. 6th at 6pm, in the park (Park TBD). The workshop will be followed a couple of weeks later, October 23rd at 4pm, by a story slam, also located in a park (Park TBD). We will have the pleasure of hearing from fellow RPCVs about their service based on a theme chosen during the workshop. 

Please bring a notebook, paper, a chair, and a sweater (might get chilly). 

SDPCA Host: Colleen Garrett


Bonfire at Shelter Island: Evening at the Bay!
Saturday, October 9 from 4 to 8pm
Shelter Island Shoreline Park (across from the Silver Gate Yacht Club)
RSVP:  http://evite.me/mabEKcHqNV

Join us for a fun outside gathering with your fellow RPVCs and enjoy the warmth of a bonfire.  SDPCA will provide wood and light refreshments. Bring a chair, water bottle, and some finger foods to snack on. (Note: We are going green and won't be using plates or utensils.)


Storytelling Slam
Saturday, October 23 at 4pm
Location to be determined (will be outside)

RSVP: http://evite.me/SjpujKGU9M
 
Want to hear or share stories of service? Join us for a SDPCA storytelling slam! We will have the pleasure of hearing from fellow RPCVs about their service based on a theme chosen during the previous storytelling workshop. 
 
Please bring a personal picnic, a chair and a sweater (might get chilly). 
 
SDPCA Host: Colleen Garrett

SDPCA Book Club
Wednesday, October 27 at 7pm
Zoom
RSVP: http://evite.me/yxNuBTahzf

Join us for a discussion of Nine Hills to Nambonkaha: Two Years in the Heart of an African Village by Sarah Erdman.

See all the books we’ve read: https://www.sdpca.org/book-club

SDPCA Host: Sharon Kennedy