Returned Peace Corps
Volunteers of South Florida

Peace Corps Partnership Lunch & Walking Tour

  • 25 Jul 2015
  • 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Jackson’s Soul Food, 950 NW 3rd Ave, Miami, FL 33136


  • Each attendee is requested to make a $10 donation to the Partnership program and those doing the walking tour are requested to make a $10 donation for the Walking Tour. Food will be ordered off the menu and paid by each attendee direct to the restaurant.

    The $20 Donation may be paid by credit/debit card at the time of registration, or may be paid at the event by check or cash.

Registration is closed

Partnership Lunch and Overtown Tour

Saturday, Jul 25, 2015, Noon-2:30 pm

Please RSVP by  Thursday, July 23.    Register on the Events Calendar, or RSVP to Patty Phares

(, 305-255-6404).  


Noon: Lunch at Jackson’s Soul Food, 950 NW 3rd Ave, Miami, FL 33136 (305-374-7661) and selection of the Peace Corps Partnership project we will support.

1:30 (or when we are done with lunch): 1-hour walking tour of Overtown with Dr. Paul George.  (A water bottle, sun protection and comfortable shoes are suggested.)


Cost: $10 for the partnership donation,

          $10 for the tour (optional).  Any amount collected over what is needed will be donated to the Partnership.

          The cost of your lunch.  You will order off the menu (see

          You may  pay for the Partnership donation and tour when you register at or at the door.


Dr. Paul George is a Professor of History at Miami-Dade College, Wolfson Campus, historian to the Historical Association of Southern Florida, author, and member of the county’s Preservation Board -- to name only a few of the ways he is involved in documenting the history of South Florida.  (Read more at    And, of course, he also conducts his ever-popular history tours of Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe Counties!


To get there, you can drive and find parking (easy on Saturday), or take Metrorail and cut out the polluting emissions your car would have produced.  Get off at the Historic Overtown/Lyric Theatre Station (100 NW 6 Street) and stroll 3 blocks north and 2 blocks west to 950 NW 3rd Ave.  Are you 65 or older and a resident of Miami-Dade?  Get your Golden Passport to ride the rail and bus for free - save on gas and parking.

If you have questions please contact Emily Eisenhauer

( or 786-543-7087) or Patty.

If you are unable to attend this Partnership Event but would like to support the Partnership Program, please consider making a $10 Partnership donation at

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