<!-- Copy everything on this page and paste it in Mailchimp using the <> Source button in the editor --> <h1 class="mc-toc-title" style="text-align:center"><a href="http://www.rpcvw.org/events">Official Events</a></h1> <br><br> <h2 class="mc-toc-title" style="text-align:center"><a href="http://www.rpcvw.org/summer_bbq_2017">2017 Summer BBQ at American University</a></h2> <a href="http://www.rpcvw.org/summer_bbq_2017" title="Click here for more information"> <img alt="http://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/rpcvw/pages/1150/meta_images/original/2017_BBQ_Canva.png?1498326278" src="http://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/rpcvw/pages/1150/meta_images/original/2017_BBQ_Canva.png?1498326278" style="width:100%;margin: 15px auto;display: block;" /> </a> <h4 style="text-align:center">Sunday, August 27 - 12:00 PM </h4> <p style="text-align: center; margin: 2rem 0;"><a style="display: inline-block; padding: 14px 32px; background: #cd3c48; border-radius: 4px; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: 1px; font-size: 20px; line-height: 26px; color: white; text-decoration: none;" title="Click here to RSVP" href="http://www.rpcvw.org/summer_bbq_2017" target="_blank">Details/RSVP</a></p> <h3 style="text-align:center"><a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=38.945585%2C-77.0814152">Yuma Warren Plaza - American University</a></h3> <p style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 16px;">This year we will be holding the event at American University Washington College of Law which is located a few blocks from the Tenleytown Metro. This is a family event and one of the biggest of the year. We will have delicious food, including hamburgers, hot dogs, veggie burgers, potato salad, cole slaw, baked beans, kettle chips, seasonal fresh fruit kabobs and assorted cookies. We will also serve an assortment of non-alcoholic drinks, beer and wine. </p> <p style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 16px;">Food will be served from 12:00PM - 2:00PM and beverages from 12:00PM - 3:00PM. Kids under 3 eat for free. A variety of lawn games and activities will be held throughout the duration of event. </p> <p style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 16px;">Email us if you would like to request special dietary needs or accommodations. FREE garage parking available on campus. </p> <p style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 16px;"><strong>Sunday Best! </strong></p> <p style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 16px;"><strong></strong>We encourage you to show off your country of service gear and rock it to our BBQ! </p> <p style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 16px;"><strong>RPCV/W has a new calendar year! </strong></p> <p style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 16px;">Learn about RPCV's new calendar year which will run from January through December. The same applies to our Board Elections. We encourage you to meet the RPCV/W family and attend one of our Leadership Sessions to learn how you can get involved. Elections will now be held in November and the new board will take over for the new year! Keep an eye out for more details. </p> <p style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 16px;"><img style="width:100%;" src="https://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/rpcvw/pages/1150/attachments/original/1498326218/BBQ_Image_-_NB_v2.jpg?1498326218" alt="BBQ_Image_-_NB_v2.jpg" /></p> <hr> <h2 class="mc-toc-title" style="text-align:center"><a href="http://www.rpcvw.org/peace_corps_night_parade_of_nations_at_nationals_park_2017">Carry A Flag in the Parade of Nations at Peace Corps Night at Nationals Park</a></h2> <a href="http://www.rpcvw.org/peace_corps_night_parade_of_nations_at_nationals_park_2017" title="Click here for more information"> <img alt="http://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/rpcvw/pages/1170/meta_images/original/Flag_Carriers_Wanted.png?1502471337" src="http://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/rpcvw/pages/1170/meta_images/original/Flag_Carriers_Wanted.png?1502471337" style="width:100%;margin: 15px auto;display: block;" /> </a> <h4 style="text-align:center">Tuesday, August 29 - 04:30 PM </h4> <p style="text-align: center; margin: 2rem 0;"><a style="display: inline-block; padding: 14px 32px; background: #cd3c48; border-radius: 4px; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: 1px; font-size: 20px; line-height: 26px; color: white; text-decoration: none;" title="Click here to RSVP" href="http://www.rpcvw.org/peace_corps_night_parade_of_nations_at_nationals_park_2017" target="_blank">Details/RSVP</a></p> <h3 style="text-align:center"><a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=1500+S+Capitol+St+SE%2C+Washington%2C+DC+20003%2C+United+States">Nationals Stadium</a></h3> <p>Please join us to celebrate Peace Corps Night at Nationals Park on Tuesday, August 29, as the Washington Nationals take on the Miami Marlins. <a href="https://groupmatics.events/event/Peacecorps2017" target="_blank">Click here to sit in the Peace Corps section</a>.</p> <p>Opening ceremonies start at 7p.m. EST. Festivities include the Peace Corps Parade of Nations. Friends and family are welcome and encouraged to attend, so please spread the word about this exciting Peace Corps event.  </p> <p>Flags will be distributed on a 'first come, first served' basis. RSVP below to add your name to the flag-bearer list and prepare to arrive early <strong>between 4:15-4:30 PM</strong>. Additional logistical details are included in the automatic email you will receive after you click the RSVP button on this page. <a href="https://groupmatics.events/event/Peacecorps2017" target="_blank">Click here to sit in the Peace Corps section</a>.<span id=":7z.co" class="tL8wMe EMoHub" dir="ltr"> </span></p> <div id=":83.ma" class="Mu SP"> <div id=":83.at" class="xH"></div> <span id=":83.co" class="tL8wMe EMoHub" dir="ltr"></span> </div> <hr> <h2 class="mc-toc-title" style="text-align:center"><a href="http://www.rpcvw.org/2017_peace_corps_night_at_nationals_park">2017 Peace Corps Night at Nationals Park - August 26 Ticket Deadline</a></h2> <a href="http://www.rpcvw.org/2017_peace_corps_night_at_nationals_park" title="Click here for more information"> <img alt="http://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/rpcvw/pages/2171/meta_images/original/PCnight1.png?1501700969" src="http://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/rpcvw/pages/2171/meta_images/original/PCnight1.png?1501700969" style="width:100%;margin: 15px auto;display: block;" /> </a> <h4 style="text-align:center">Tuesday, August 29 - 07:00 PM </h4> <p style="text-align: center; margin: 2rem 0;"><a style="display: inline-block; padding: 14px 32px; background: #cd3c48; border-radius: 4px; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: 1px; font-size: 20px; line-height: 26px; color: white; text-decoration: none;" title="Click here to RSVP" href="http://www.rpcvw.org/2017_peace_corps_night_at_nationals_park" target="_blank">Details/RSVP</a></p> <h3 style="text-align:center"><a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=1500+S+Capitol+St+SE%2C+Washington%2C+DC+20003%2C+United+States">Nationals Stadium</a></h3> <p>Please join us to celebrate Peace Corps Night at Nationals Park on Tuesday, August 29, as the Washington Nationals take on the Miami Marlins. <a href="https://groupmatics.events/event/Peacecorps2017" target="_blank">Click here to purchase tickets in the Peace Corps section</a>.</p> <p>Ticket options:</p> <ul> <li>$44 - Outfield section 104 - Includes $15 concession stand credit</li> <li>$17 - Scoreboard Pavilion, sections 241 and 242 - $8 less than normal price</li> </ul> <p><strong><a href="https://groupmatics.events/#/event/Peacecorps2017" target="_blank">You must purchase tickets here before August 26</a> </strong></p> <p>Opening ceremonies start at 6:10 p.m. EST. Festivities include the Peace Corps Parade of Nations. Friends and family are welcome and encouraged to attend, so please spread the word about this exciting Peace Corps event. If you want to carry a flag on the field, <a href="http://www.rpcvw.org/peace_corps_night_parade_of_nations_at_nationals_park_2017" target="_blank">click here to sign up!</a> </p> <p> </p> <hr> <!-- End Official Events, Begin Member Led Events --> <h1 class="mc-toc-title" style="text-align:center"><a href="http://www.rpcvw.org/events">Member-Led Events</a></h1> <br><br>