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Mar 3 Storytelling Workshop
We all have stories to tell. That’s the Third Goal of Peace Corps, to share with people back home the experiences from our service overseas. Beyond Borders Storytelling is hosting a storytelling workshop to help people turn those experiences into engaging stories. The workshop is open to anyone who has a story with an international twist, not just Returned Peace Corps Volunteers.
This workshop is perfect for those wanting to go that next step and perform before a live audience at the Story Jam in April.
Workshop is FREE to all. Pizza will be provided. Details and RSVP Info Here>>
June 5-6, Peace Corps Connect
Registration is Open!
The National Peace Corps Association and the Northern California Peace Corps Association are pleased to announce that Peace Corps Connect will take place in Berkeley, Calif. on June 5-6, 2015. We look forward to a weekend of engaging speakers, dynamic workshops and opportunities for participants to network and share their Peace Corps stories! Details>>
Oct 2 Storytelling Workshop
Last Update: 9/28/2013 5:52 PM
Storytelling is what has allowed society to progress and grow. The Story Jam is a concentrated effort to take advantage of this tool to share our experiences. We as Peace Corps volunteers have lived in communities that have thrived on storytelling and now we honor that with Story Jam. Arya Zarrinkelk, (RPCV DR 09-11) who has performed in front of over 1,000 people and played over 200 concerts on three different continents will be hosting a storytelling workshop to prep for a public Story Jam at the end of October. Story Jammers from NorCal's Sept Storyslam in Oakland will also be in the house to drop some stories and some wisdom on how to make your story even richer.
10/2/13 Wed (6:30 PM - 8:00 PM)
201 Mission Street, Ste 2750, San Francisco
RSVP -> Will Spargur, will [AT] norcalpca [DOT] org
Come to the workshop ready to share an experience. It doesn't have to be super polished, just bring it, an open mind, and some enthusiasm and we will have a good time.
- 2 Story Jam Vet's will share an experience
- Breakdown the "it" factors for a powerful story
- Peer story review
- Group story review
Please RSVP snacks and drinks will be provided
This event will be followed up with a Oct 16 Practice Slam and finally a Oct 30 Story Slam in SF.
Watch videos from our Sept 13 Story Slam in Oakland http://www.youtube.com/user/NorCalPCA
Photo Courtesy of Bryan Lemos