Happy Hour at City Beer Hall

A great time was had by all at our Happy Hour event at the City Beer Hall last Friday. Check out some pictures below. Thanks again to Heather Senecal for coordinating the event. Stay tuned for future Happy Hours and other events from the Returned Peace Corps Volunteers of Northeastern NY!

 

Sarah Janeski and Eliot Cresswell

 

Ruth Senchyna and Heather Senecal

 

Eric Snell and Eliot Cresswell

 

Judith Wines and little Suraya Matejka

 

James Higby, Maseeh Mukhtar, and Bill Batt.

 

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Jose Sanchez and Taya Louise

 

Kelly Thompson, Saru Zvoma, Bob Crowley, Jeanette Gottlieb, and Rich White-Smith.

Kelly Thompson, Saru Zvoma, Bob Crowley, Jeanette Gottlieb, and Rich White-Smith.

 

 

Hope to see you all at the next one! Stay tuned for further details.

 

Annual Summer Picnic

Our annual summer picnic was held on July 12th at Bob Crowley’s house in Poestenkill. 25-30 people were in attendance, including RPCVs, one current PCV, husbands and wives, and plenty of friends and family. A good time was had by all as we ate, drank, swam, and talked the day away. Until next year, everybody!

 

Good discussion

Good discussion

Good food

Good food

And a great host! Thanks, Bob!

And a great host! Thanks, Bob!

Peace Corps Happy Hour at Umana Restaurant and Wine Bar

A great time was had by all who attended the Peace Corps Happy Hour last night! Thanks again to Umana Restaurant and Wine Bar for hosting us and to RPCV Heather Senecal for organizing the event.

 

The restaurant created a special menu just for our event.

The restaurant created a special menu just for our event.

236 Washington Ave., Albany, New York 12210

236 Washington Ave., Albany, New York 12210

Bob Crowley and Joe and Pat Doherty

Maseeh Mukhtar and Steve Gottlieb

A tableful of RPCVs!

Tessa Eckholm, Sarah Janeski, and Eliot Cresswell

Cheers!

Where are you calling from?

Below is a graphical look at where our recent web traffic has come from. Not surprisingly, the vast majority of visitors are from with in the US. But there are some surprising countries on this list, some that have never had Peace Corps too!

These statistics are from the launch of our new site in April 2012 to present.

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RPCVs march in Troy Flag Day Parade

Encouraged by chants of “hippies!” and “Hey look! It’s the Peace Corps,” an intrepid group of members marched in the Troy Flag Day parade. More photos in the Galleries.

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