MLK Day of Service

Join SEMIRPCV for the MLK Day of Service at Macomb Community College, 14500 E. 12 Mile Road, Warren, Building K, Saturday, January 19, 2019, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.  Lunch will be provided. To register go to click Event registration.
Event registration is now available.

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SEMIRPCV General Meeting to host Guest Speaker

Join us Sunday, Oct. 21, 2 p.m.-6 p.m. for the SEMIRPCV General Meeting.  We will meet at 13361 Ludlow, Huntington Woods, MI 48070. We will vote for officers. If you wish to run for office, please contact Mary Schwartz, 313-743-8978 or mryschwarz@aol.com.

Stay to hear guest speaker Yvette Jenkins, founder and owner of Love Travels Imports. The store sells artisan goods that journey from across the world, from South Africa, Guatemala, Peru and Haiti, to a curation destination of Detroit, Michigan.

Bring your scary stories of volunteer service to share after her presentation.

Potnic 2018!

  • SEMIRPCV Potnic 2018!

    WHEN: July 21, 2018, 12 p.m.- 5 p.m.

    WHERE: Rotary Park Picnic Shelter, 22220 Roethel Drive, Novi, MI 48375

    WHO: SEMIRPCV; PCV; Greater Lansing; RPCV – Northern MI; PC Association of Southwest MI; and RPCV of West MI. Family and friends.

    Free entrance and parking.

    Hot dogs, hamburgers, and drinks. Requesting attendees bring a dish from your country (Not required to attend but great to share with others). Chips, dips, and more also appreciated!

    Planned activities include PC trivia game, PC Jeopardy, board games, merchandise sales, and more.

    Contact: Angie at semirpcvorg@gmail.com

Belle Isle Volunteer Opportunity

ROTARY GARDEN BELLE ISLE VOLUNTEER EVENT JUNE 16TH

Please join other Peace Corps volunteer, friends, family to help garden at the Rotary Garden June 16th, from 9:00am to 12:00pm(Saturday). Gloves and tools will be supplied. We will be working with Mebby Pearson who use to head the invasive species volunteering at Belle Isle. Please see the map above. The garden is next to the former police station. Mebby said in response to directions, “Right now I cannot give directions because of the Grand Prix stands, etc. being removed. The traffic patterns have been altered. The former police station is on the north side of the island on Inselruhe, the same street as the White House. Feel free to give out my number in case anyone gets lost. Normally you would go down Central to the big statue in the road and turn left. We are the only building on the short block.” Her phone number is 248-376-8220.

Mebby said, this is a slow pace garden gathering about native plants. I could use your help.

If it is rainy on Saturday morning, I will call Mebby to make sure on or off. Please feel free to call me on my home phone at 313-341-9355 or cell will be on that day at 313-674-9182. It would be helpful if you can RSVP to me just so we know who might be coming. Cheryl Bukoff

Looking forward to seeing you.

Doctors without Borders

  • Ford Community & Performance Arts Center

    15801 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, Michigan 48126

     

    Thursday, June 28 at 7 PM – 8:30 PM

    Medical and non-medical professionals are invited to join us for an evening presentation to learn more about how you can join Doctors Without Borders’ pool of dedicated aid workers.

The presentation will last 90 minutes, including Q & A.

Salsa Dancing !!

Join SEMIRPCV for Salsa Dancing!!!

Meet at the entrance at 5:15 p.m.

WHAT:

$10 at the door gets you:

  • Beginner & Intermediate Salsa Lesson starting at 5:30 p.m.
  • WILDCARD Guest Instructor teaching a new dance form every social
  • Endless Beverages & Snacks!
  • A huge wooden dance floor!
  • The hottest salsa tracks spun by our volunteer guest DJ’s (DJ Isaac, DJ Albostyle Tim and Luis DjCaliente)
  • Two floors of dancing – Salsa and Cha Cha Cha upstairs, Latin Mix downstairs
  • Cash Bar

 WHEN:

Sunday, May 27, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

 WHO:

  • All Ages welcome
  • Kids under 16, free!

WHERE:

The American Legion Post 346
31775 Grand River Ave
Farmington, MI 48339

February Social Event

Cadieux Café Detroit, 4300 Cadieux, Detroit, MI 48224

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018
Start: 5:00 P.M.
Karaoke: 7:00
Feather Bowling: 8:00 P.M.
(One lane reserved, one hour.)
End: They stack the chairs at 2:00 A.M.

cadieuxcafe.com

(Secure parking.)

Third Goal Opportunity

Michael Gall is looking for volunteers to attend two recruitment events in March at Oakland University. If you are interested and available to attend either, please email him at mgall@peacecorps.gov .

Tuesday, March 20th, 11am-1pm: Government and Non-profit Career Mixer. Table and represent Peace Corps at this career fair style mixer.

Tuesday, March 27th, 12-1pm: Community Service Panel at Oakland University. Represent Peace Corps along side of local and national service opportunities.