Welcome to MNRPCV

March 23rd, 2013

Welcome to the website of the Minnesota Peace Corps Volunteers (MNRPCV). MNRPCV is a membership organization for Returned Peace Corps Volunteers in Minnesota. You will find event announcements and other notices for RPCVs and PCVs  here on our website.  Join our email listserv (see sidebar) to get regular updates from MNRPCV.

For details on how to contact MNRPCV, go to the: “CONTACT US” Menu

For details of the events listed to the left, go to the: “EVENTS” Menu


MNRPCV a National Peace Corps Association Affiliate Group 

2016 International Calendar Sale

September 15th, 2014




The 2016 International Peace Corps Calendars will add color to your home and inspire Peace Corps memories all year!  For only $12 you can display a beautiful photo from a Peace Corps country in your home.  They make great gifts too – get a supply for your family and friends. All proceeds go to support  MNRPCV Grants and Services.   For questions about availability of calendars not covered below, contact Calendar Sale Coordinator, Anita Root at: anita@anitaroot.com

2016 Calendars will be available at the 2015 Annual Meeting and Potluck Picnic on September 13  and other MNRPCV events.

Calendars can be picked up at one of the convenient calendar depots below.  (Be sure to contact the depot in advance to be sure someone will be home.) You can also order your calendars online – see details below:

Saint Paul Depot

669 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul MN

Contact Elsa Frettem at: elsa@gonzalez.com or 651-428-1765

North Minneapolis Depot 

2807 Fremont Avenue North, Minneapolis MN

Contact Mary Adams at: adams_mary_j@yahoo.com or 612-521-0649

East Metro Depot

9410 West Olive Street, Stillwater MN

Contact Ruth Alliband at: ruth.alliband@gmail.com or 651-439-2498

Roseville Depot

937 Grandview Avenue West. Roseville MN

Contact Anita Root at: anita@anitaroot.com or 651-600-9692


You can order your calendars online by paying with PayPal. Click the “Buy Now” button below, enter your shipping address and payment information, and your requested quantity will be shipped to you. (Online prices include an extra charge for shipping.)

Calendars (Quantity) – Includes Shipping

2015 Annual Meeting & Potluck

July 22nd, 2014

Sunday, September 13, 3:30-8:30 PM

Cherokee Regional Park (large shelter)

700 Cherokee Heights Blvd., Saint Paul MN 55107

Join us for one of the biggest events of the year, the Annual Meeting and Potluck Picnic. This year we will have a special guest, Glenn Blumhorst, NPCA President and CEO.  Glenn is on a road trip through the Midwest visiting NPCA Affiliate Groups in several states. Don’t miss this chance to learn about the NPCA of 2015 and beyond.

MNRPCV Members will get to elect the MNRPCV 2015-2016 Board of Directors and get an overview of MNRPCV happenings for the past year.  Bring a dish to share for the potluck and be ready to enjoy the usual fantastic potluck meal in a new outdoor location. Interested in serving on the MNRPCV Board? It’s a great opportunity to get board experience and to get to know a select group of RPCVs.  For questions or to volunteer, contact Pat at president@mnrpcv.org

For questions or to volunteer, contact Pat at president@mnrpcv.org

To find info about Cherokee Park,  CLICK HERE

Please check in at the membership table to be sure that your membership dues are up-to-date so that you can vote at the Annual Meeting.

The new 2016 International Calendars will be available for sale at only $12 each. Pick up a supply for yourself and for holiday gifts.