Vechornytsi were traditional gatherings of young people with music, songs, jokes, games and rituals and were very popular in the old days. At these parties people cooked delicious dinners, created folk art objects, met new friends and socialized.
Ukrainians in Seattle will join Ukraine and the international community in honoring the victims of the Holodomor of 1932-33, the genocide that was one of the many attempts to destroy the Ukrainian nation by the Russian invader.
Join our meeting and discussions with Ruslan Gorovyi – a Merited Journalist of Ukraine, author of the “Children’s Search Service” TV show, documentary and short film director, musician and songwriter, playwright, writer and author of collections of novels and stories, civil activist, volunteer.
On November 15, as the G20 summit started in Indonesia, Russia targeted critical infrastructure and civilian residential buildings in 18 Ukrainian regions, launching more than 100 missiles. We can’t ignore these terrorist acts. So we are mobilizing the Ukrainian community, Polish community, Baltic community, and everyone supporting freedom and democracy to protest against Russia.
The Ukrainian community and Green Seattle Partnership are planning a large tree planting event. About 50 volunteers will come together to plant about 400 trees and shrubs with a goal to express gratitude to Seattle, Washington State and USA for welcoming our Ukrainian refugees and to commemorate those killed in Ukraine by Russian aggression.
UAWS is going to hold its annual general meeting where we’ll talk about what was achieved last year, our ongoing support and projects to help Ukraine, and what our future plans for 2023 are for our community. Everyone is welcome to attend!
Canceled due to air quality in Seattle.
Saturday, October 15th, at noon, we invite all Ukrainians and supporters to join us for our Circle of Defense rally. The rally is taking place in all the major cities in America and other countries in preparation for the Day of the Defenders of Ukraine
Join us and spread the word about our official annual celebration of Ukraine’s Independence Day!
We are extremely excited to invite you to celebrate Ukraine’s Independence Day with an unforgettable concert and our special guest, one of the most well-known Ukrainian rock bands, SKAI.
The iconic documentary is about one of the most important moments in Ukrainian history. Meet the filmmaker. Proceeds will be donated to aid Ukraine. In February 2014, Ukraine’s Maidan revolution Read more about June 19. 6 pm. “Winter On Fire”. Benefit For Ukraine.[…]
The Ukrainian Association of Washington State is a non-profit, tax exempt organization under IRS Code Section 501(c)(3) was incorporated in 1971, which works to preserve Ukrainian heritage and is the link that unites our Ukrainian-American people. The Association is active in organizing the various cultural and artistic activities as well as patriotic gatherings. We traditionally celebrate Ukrainian Day of Independence and honor our national bard, Taras Shevchenko. The Association also supports the Fund to Endow a Chair of Ukrainian Studies at the University of Washington, Ukrainian Dance Ensemble Barvinok and Serpanok chorus. Our focus will always be to bring out what is the best in our Ukrainian community.