Schedule

Friday

  • Dinner
    5:00 p.m.
    At the Dukem Ethiopian Restaurant
    1114–1118 U St & 12th St NW; phone: 202-667-8735
  • Reading
    7:30 p.m.
    Peace Corps writer Tony D’Souza (Cote D’Ivoire 2000–02, Madagascar 2002–03) author of the highly regarded new novel Whiteman will read, take questions and sign books at
    Candida's World of Books
    1541 14th Street, NW; phone: 202-667-4811
  • Ethiopia IV and Ethiopia VII mini-reunions
    Evening
    Specifics to come.

Saturday

  • 9:00 a.m. – 12 noon
    Updates about current happenings in Ethiopia and Eritrea
    Hotel Harrington
  • 12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.
    Lunch on your own or NPCA luncheon at Embassy of Ghana
  • 2:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Meeting
    Hotel Harrington
    Group business, news about RPCV Legacy Program projects, collection of your stories: " What impact has Peace Corps had on your life?"
  • 6:00 p.m.
    Dinner and silent auction
    At the home of Barry and Nga Hillenbrand
    3344 Upland Terrace, NW
    $20 for food, beer and wine

Sunday

  • Ethiopia I mini-reunion
    10:00 a.m.
    An outing to Georgetown University to visit our training site.
    37th and O Street NW.
    Meet at the front gate at 10.

Walking directions

From the Hotel Harrington to the Dukem Ethiopian Restaurant (1.5 miles)

  1. Start on 11TH Street NW (at 11TH ST NW & E Street NW) go north toward F Street NW - go 1.4 mi to U Street
  2. Turn Left on U Street NW - go < 0.1 mi
  3. Arrive at 1118 U Street NW on the Left

From the Dukem Ethiopian Restaurant to Candida's World of Books (0.7 miles)

  1. Start at 1118 U Street NW, go west toward 12TH Street NW - go 0.2 mi
  2. Turn Left on 14TH Street NW - go 0.4 mi
  3. Arrive at 1541 14TH ST NW.

From Candida's World of Books to the Hotel Harrington (1.2 miles)

  1. Start at 1541 14TH Street NW go south toward Church Street NW - go 0.3 mi
  2. Turn Left on Massachusetts Ave NW at Thomas Circle NW - go 0.4 mi
  3. Turn Right on 11TH ST NW - go 0.5 mi
  4. Arrive at 11TH Street NW AT E Street NW.