—  Peace Corps —  Baker Ripley Neighborhood Center, 6500 Rookin, Houston, TX

Speaker:…...…Chanel Jimenez

Main Talk:…. Peace Corps

Musician:…....Hayden Jones

MC:……….........…Terry Ismert

Chanel will speak about her experience in Panama.  She will be joining us virtually.

Speaker Bio:
Chanel is a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer from Panama, where she worked in a large urban community from 2019 to 2020. She supported English professors and community leaders at the local high school, the town library and a nearby university facilitating leadership and life skill seminars for elementary, high school and university students. She is now the Houston recruiter, where she answers general questions, helps applicants set expectations for service, and coaches them through the application process. Chanel is originally from Dallas, Texas and is a first generation college graduate holding a Bachelor of Anthropology from the University of North Texas.

If you are interested in learning more about Peace Corps service, please sign up at the following link: https://go.usa.gov/xegvr 

Musician Bio:        
Hayden Jones is the self-proclaimed Prince of the Houston Underworld. His father wanted him to be anything but a musician but in spite he wanders this earth on the fringes of reality serenading listeners until their heart’s content, or eardrum’s ruptured.

For your safety, Masks REQUIRED for ALL individuals.  We will be requiring all people ages 2 and older to wear masks indoors.

Additionally - Bring proof of vaccination!

In order to keep all participants safe, we will be observing the following:

If you have tested positive for COVID-19 within the past 14 days, are waiting for COVID-19 test results, have COVID-19 symptoms, or if you have had close contact with a person who has tested positive for or who has symptoms of COVID-19 DO NOT attend an Oasis event. 

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