<!-- 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="https://www.rpcvw.org/city_blossoms_garden_event">City Blossoms Garden Workday</a></h2> <a href="https://www.rpcvw.org/city_blossoms_garden_event" title="Click here for more information"> <img alt="https://assets.nationbuilder.com/rpcvw/pages/4230/meta_images/original/City_Blossoms_Garden_Workday_%281%29.png?1717967119" src="https://assets.nationbuilder.com/rpcvw/pages/4230/meta_images/original/City_Blossoms_Garden_Workday_%281%29.png?1717967119" style="width:100%;margin: 15px auto;display: block;" /> </a> <h4 style="text-align:center">Saturday, June 29 - 10:00 AM </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="https://www.rpcvw.org/city_blossoms_garden_event" target="_blank">Details/RSVP</a></p> <h3 style="text-align:center"><a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=1519+Marion+St+NW%2C+Washington%2C+DC%2C+DC+20001%2C+United+States">Marion Street Intergenerational Garden</a></h3> <p>Join us for a Garden Workday with <a href="https://cityblossoms.org/">City Blossoms</a> on Saturday, June 29. We will work at the Marion Street Intergenerational Garden to ensure it's ready to host creative programming geared toward kids. Volunteer spots are limited, so please be sure to register to save your spot! </p> <hr> <h2 class="mc-toc-title" style="text-align:center"><a href="https://www.rpcvw.org/rpcv_w_summer_bbq_2024">RPCV/W Summer BBQ 2024</a></h2> <a href="https://www.rpcvw.org/rpcv_w_summer_bbq_2024" title="Click here for more information"> <img alt="https://assets.nationbuilder.com/rpcvw/pages/4217/meta_images/original/RPCVW_Presents_%285%29.png?1713332586" src="https://assets.nationbuilder.com/rpcvw/pages/4217/meta_images/original/RPCVW_Presents_%285%29.png?1713332586" style="width:100%;margin: 15px auto;display: block;" /> </a> <h4 style="text-align:center">Saturday, July 27 - 11:00 AM </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="https://www.rpcvw.org/rpcv_w_summer_bbq_2024" target="_blank">Details/RSVP</a></p> <h3 style="text-align:center">Rock Creek Park</h3> <p>Come join RPCV/W at <a href="https://goo.gl/maps/uQ52Nka3zc9DrbBX8">Rock Creek Park</a> for our Annual BBQ. Tickets are $12 and includes vegan, vegetarian, and meat-based mains as well as drinks. </p> <ul> <li> <strong>Please Sign-up <a rel="noopener" href="https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/16NHQI7Hpaag40dtndmPGpN64YVj1ujfRSQRVZMi5OxY/edit?usp=sharing" target="_blank">HERE</a> to bring a main, side, or beverage as well as any games/activities.</strong> Consider showing off great dishes from your PC country!</li> <li> <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Please RSVP by purchasing your ticket so we know how much food to purchase and share food details.</strong></span> </li> <li>The official event goes until 3pm but we have the Picnic Area until 7pm. There will be a post-BBQ after party too.</li> <li><strong>If you need a ride provide details in the Food Sign-up Sheet. </strong></li> <li><strong><u>If you cannot pay via PayPal and RSVP on website you can show up day of and pay with cash or Zelle. </u></strong></li> </ul> <p>PS. Please don't make a m<em>issteak </em>by not RSVPing 'Yes' to the Annual RPCV/W BBQ.</p> <hr> <h2 class="mc-toc-title" style="text-align:center"><a href="https://www.rpcvw.org/rpcv_w_camping_trip_ef">RPCV/W Camping Trip</a></h2> <a href="https://www.rpcvw.org/rpcv_w_camping_trip_ef" title="Click here for more information"> <img alt="https://assets.nationbuilder.com/rpcvw/pages/4232/meta_images/original/Black_Gradient_Rustic_Summer_Camping_Trip_Flyer.png?1719067916" src="https://assets.nationbuilder.com/rpcvw/pages/4232/meta_images/original/Black_Gradient_Rustic_Summer_Camping_Trip_Flyer.png?1719067916" style="width:100%;margin: 15px auto;display: block;" /> </a> <h4 style="text-align:center">Friday, August 16 - 07:00 PM through August 18, 2024 </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="https://www.rpcvw.org/rpcv_w_camping_trip_ef" target="_blank">Details/RSVP</a></p> <h3 style="text-align:center"><a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=Fort+Valley%2C+VA+22652%2C+United+States">Elizabeth's Furnace</a></h3> <p><span>Come on out for an epic weekend of camping near Shenandoah National Park at the Elizabeth Furnace Group Campground two hours west of DC. We have reserved the group campground for the entire weekend. Feel free to come one or both nights. <strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><span style="color: #000000; text-decoration: underline;">PLEASE DON'T FORGET TO RSVP on our Website so we can contact you</span></span> and <a href="https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1sPf1tDgJFTsH-aS3FryAemcue_3NMSUr7LMaz57LDRA/edit?usp=sharing">HERE</a> is the Sign-up for transportation, food, gear info, and supplies. <u>Please, please, please fill this out.  We cannot plan the trip without this information and we need to make sure everyone has transportation to the campsite.</u> </strong></span></p> <p><span>We will charge <strong>$20 per person</strong> to pay for the campground, food, etc. Details to follow. Please contact the organizer (Steph Shelton) if interested in helping with logistics and/or carpooling.</span></p> <p><span>Website details: https://www.recreation.gov/camping/campgrounds/233176</span></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>