Book is Pachinko by Min Jin Lee. This book was a 2017 finalist for the National Book Award for fiction, and more importantly. Please note that this book is almost 500 pages, so you may want to start sooner rather than later.

Sign up here for the PAPCA book club.


Philadelphia Area Peace Corps Association

How do I Become a PAPCA MEMber?

PAPCA Book Club
Tuesday, May 19th at 6:30 PM
(Location TBD, likely virtual)

contact PAPCA at

What are the benefits to becoming a member?

As a member, you’ll get access to our quarterly book club, free admission to PAPCA’s summer picnic and holiday potluck events, a vote in our collective giving charity and board elections.

Where does my $10 go?

It is used to front activities such as venue spaces, t-shirts, running costs (such as the webpage and ability to send newsletters in mass), and to contribute to collective giving at the end of each year.

Register Here For Free MEmbership if this is your first Year With PAPCA

1) Join NPCA (free) to stay informed of National Peace Corps Association happenings.

2) Then add PAPCA ($10) as an affiliate.

How do I check on my membership status?

​Log in to NPCA and click on the "Join or Add Affiliates."