Event Calendar

December 2013 – May 2014

Annual Holiday Party
Dec 7 @ 5:00 pm

Enjoy good food, good friends, good stories, and bad fashion at the RPCVLA holiday ugly sweater party!  Bring a dish of your choice to share, whether it’s something from your Peace Corps country, your favorite holiday treat, or something else delicious. Wear your best– or worst– ugly sweater.

We will be continuing with our care package project this year! Please bring items to put into care packages and be prepared to take one with you to send to a PCV!  If you would like to participate in the care package project, but cannot attend the holiday party, please contact Alison at events@rpcvla.org

Guests welcome, but please RSVP. We hope to see everyone there!

RPCVLA Goes Swing Dancing Downtown! @ The Fred Harvey Room, Union Station
Dec 13 @ 6:00 pm


The Independent Shakespeare Company is putting on a fantastic event downtown!  Meet up with RPCVs and mingle with fellow Angelenos at this fun night out.

Bring your dancing shoes and all your friends! This child-friendly concert is free and no reservations are needed…and why not go Metro! Union Station is accessible via Metro Rail, Metro Bus and several municipal bus lines. Car and bicycle parking are also available on site.

Please RSVP here.

TGISaturday at Rocio’s Mole de los Dioses @ Rocio's Mole de los Dioses
Jan 11 @ 6:00 pm

To kick off 2014, join RPCVLA for a TGISaturday at Rocio’s Mole de los Dioses!  This dinner is at a restaurant known for its variety of delicious sauces.  There are at least 8 different types every day!

As always, friends and family welcome!

Kindly RSVP by January 7, 2014.

Mentoring Social
Jan 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Save the date for a mentoring social on January 26th at 3pm. More details TBA. Contact mentoring@rpcvla.org if you have any questions.

2014 Annual Meeting @ PC office
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Check out our post for more details.

Open Positions (no current candidate):
-Membership Director
-Marketing Coordinator

TGIS Potluck Picnic at Griffith Park @ Park Center
Apr 26 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Join us for a TGIS potluck picnic at Griffith Park on April 26th!
Start time: 12:30 pm

Who: RPCVLA, family and friends

What to bring:
-your favorite dish and drink
-blankets, chairs
-frisbees, soccer balls
-friends and family
-anything for a picnic!

Where: Griffith Park at “Park Center” picnic area off of Crystal Springs Drive, near the Griffith Park Merry-Go-Round.

4730 Crystal Springs Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90027*Look for the RPCVLA banner!Other details:
Dishes should be ready to serve. There are not grills at the site.
Please bring enough food and drink to share.

RPCVLA contact the day of the picnic:
Jennifer Basting / 518-727-4144

Questions before? Email Activities@rpcvla.org

“Sustainable Storytelling” at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival @ Director's Guild of America theater
May 3 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

“Sustainable Storytelling” at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival

When: Saturday, May 3rd at 12:15pm
Where: 7920 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood CA 90046 at the Director’s Guild of America theater
Tickets: Purchase them online or over the phone at: (213) 680-4462 x68. Remember to include the discount code RPCVLA
After: Join us for a post-film lunch at Cabo Cantina, 8301 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles 90069
Contact at Event:
Jane Renahan / 213.304.7141

• For general event information including venues & parking, visit www.vconline.org/festival
• For the full LAAPFF program, visit: http://laapff.festpro.com/films/
• For more information on the film, including synopsis, screening times and trailer: SUSTAINABLE STORYTELLING