Harrington Hotel
11th and E St. N.W.
202-628-8140 or 800-424-8532

SCHEDULE

Friday

  • Welcome
    3:00– 5:00 p.m.
    Hotel Harrington meeting room.
    The meeting room is on the first floor — one floor up from the lobby — across from room 120.
  • 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 mini-reunions
    5:00 p.m.
    Gather at the meeting room and go out to dinner.
  • Ethiopia VII mini-reunions
    5:00 p.m.
    Gather at the meeting room and go out to dinner.

Saturday

  • 9:30 a.m. – 12 noon
    Updates about current happenings in Ethiopia and Eritrea
    Hotel Harrington meeting room (on the first floor — one floor up from the lobby — across from room 120).
  • 12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.
    Lunch on your own
  • 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    Meeting
    Hotel Harrington meeting room
    Group business, news about RPCV Legacy Program projects, collection of your stories: " What impact has Peace Corps had on your life?"
  • 6:30 p.m.
    Our Big Dinner
    Roha Restaurant
    1212 U Street, NW (462-1212)
    $20.00per person (includes tax and tip) cash bar

Sunday

  • Ethiopia I mini-reunion
    10:00 a.m.
    Tour and brunch at Georgetown University.
    37th and O Street NW.
    Meet for the tour in front of White-Gravenor Hall.
    Brunch at approximately 11 am will follow at the Faculty Club Restaurant in the Leavey Center
    The cost will be between $13 and $14.

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.