SEP 23. 4:00 PM. How to Be a Sponsor for Ukrainian Refugees: a Year of Experience

The Ukrainian community in Washington state extends a heartfelt THANK YOU to the local community for their “Stand with Ukraine” support.

On September 23rd, join us to discover firsthand experiences of sponsoring Ukrainian families escaping the war via the United for Ukraine (U4U) program. Hear from knowledgeable sponsors about their journey and insights into U4U, as well as the stories of beneficiaries who have found crucial support and assistance in the United States.

SEP 22. 6:30 PM Творча зустріч з письменником Русланом Горовим у Сіетлі

В рамках осіннього благодійного туру Північною Америкою, Руслан Горовий проведе благодійний вечір в Сіетлі.

Письменник, режисер та мущикант, Руслан Горовий презентує нову книжку про допомогу деокупованим територіям “Жили собі люди”.

Захід безкоштовний. На зустрічі можна буде придбати книжки, гроші з продажу яких підуть на закупівлю дров для постраждалих від нападу московії.

Адреса: 1805 38th Ave, Seattle (Epiphany Parish of Seattle).

SEP 21. 7:00 PM. БЕЗ ОБМЕЖЕНЬ | Seattle

After their triumphant tour of North America, BEZ OBMEZHEN’ (WITHOUT LIMITS) is heading overseas for a tour to support Ukraine! You will hear their favorite hits as well as new compositions including “Come Back Alive”, “Free People”, and more.
Since the beginning of the war, BEZ OBMEZHEN’ has been actively volunteering and performing concerts for soldiers and citizens of the liberated cities.

UAWS is an info partner for the upcoming concert in Seattle.

AUG 25. 7:00 PM. “20 Days in Mariupol” Movie Screening

The Ukrainian Association of Washington State is thrilled to be a presenting partner with the Meaningful Movies Project for the in person screening of the award-winning Ukrainian documentary “20 Days In Mariupol,” directed by the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and filmmaker, Mstyslav Chernov. Earlier this year, the film won the audience award at the Sundance Film Festival.

Join us on August 25 at SIFF CINEMA UPTOWN.
Tickets at:

AUG 26. 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Meet & Play Catchball with Sunflowers Team

Calling all sports enthusiasts and those who love staying active! We invite you to have a great time and play alongside the only Ukrainian-speaking catchball team, Sunflowers🌻🏐

Join us on August 26th at 5:30 PM for an spectacular event dedicated to Ukrainian Independence Day at Liberty Park, Renton. In the park, look for signs that will lead you to the sports field.

AUG 26. 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Colors of Freedom: Necklace Making Workshop with Galyna Ponomarenko

Join a 1.5-hour session for beginners led by Ukrainian fine art artist and crafter Galyna Ponomarenko.

You will learn how to create your unique necklace for yourself or for the gift. All materials will be provided.

August 26, 2023 from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM. Find Lectures & Workshops Zone at Liberty Park.

AUG 26. 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Petrykivka Painting Workshop with Svitlana Denisova

Join a 1.5-hour session for beginners led by Ukrainian artist and folk art expert Svitlana Denysova. Petrykivka is a unique traditional painting style from the Dnipro region, recognized by UNESCO as part of our global cultural heritage. Svitlana will guide you through the Petrykivka painting process, sharing all her secrets of this truly distinctive technique.

August 26, 2023 from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM. Find Lectures & Workshops Zone at Liberty Park.

AUG 26. 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Free Youth Soccer Workshop with Volodymyr Harnovdi

We are delighted to introduce our second sports activity from the festive program, which we’ve prepared for our celebration – Ukraine’s Independence Day. Our festivities will take place on August 26th, from 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Allow us to introduce you to the enthusiastic Volodymyr, a children’s football coach. 🤩
🔰 Free Youth Soccer Workshop will start at 4:00 PM at Liberty Park on the grand field. Join us to get acquainted and spend time playing football with us!

Free yoga by the riverside with Anna Kaliamon on August 26th from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM.

AUG 26. 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Free yoga by the riverside with Anna Kaliamon

The Ukrainian Association of Washington State invites you to celebrate Ukraine’s Independence Day, which will take place on August 26th.
👋 We invite everyone to a free yoga session led by the experienced and wonderful instructor Anna Kalyamon. The session will be taught in Ukrainian.

🕕 The session begins at 12:00 PM. We will gather at the serene riverside spot near the Cedar River (1717 Maple Valley Hwy, Renton), behind the Carco Theatre building. RSVP is required.