Ukrainian picnic and seminar about Zelensky: how to spend a weekend in the San Francisco Bay Area (July 22-24)


    Ukrainian picnic and seminar about Zelensky: how to spend a weekend in the San Francisco Bay Area (22- July 24)

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    What: Exhibition “Dogs are more than pets”

    When: Friday-Sunday 22-24 July

    Where: East Bay SPCA, Dublin 4651 Gleason Drive Dublin, CA 94568

    Read more:This is an interactive educational exhibition about the world of dogs. Visitors will need about an hour to view the entire exhibition, including interactive stations and hands-on activities. In addition, everyone will have educational talks with volunteers and shelter staff, as well as meetings with the animals themselves.

    Price: Free


    < p>What: Street Food Fair

    When: Friday, July 22, from 17:00

    Where: Fort Mason Center 2 Marina Boulevard San Francisco, CA 94109

    More info:The largest street fair in San Francisco takes place every Friday. There are many food trucks waiting for guests, where you can taste food from different parts of the world – from Italian pizza to Filipino dessert. Invited groups of musicians and DJs will create the mood of the evening. Visitors will be offered craft beer and other drinks.

    Cost: Free


    What: San Francisco Iconic Social Places Tour

    Ukrainian picnic and seminar about Zelensky: how to spend a weekend in the San Francisco Bay Area (July 22-24)

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    When: Saturday, July 23 from 09:00

    Where: HI San Francisco Downtown 312 Mason St San Francisco, CA 94102

    More: With a rich history of social movements, San Francisco is a city worth exploring. The San Francisco Social Movements Walking Tour explores past and current social movements that originated in or are part of San Francisco. Participants will visit some of the key locations in the city where the most iconic social movements took place and originated.

    Price: Free


    What: Seminar on Zelensky

    When: Saturday, July 23, from 11:30 a.m.

    Where: Online

    More:Volodymyr Zelensky embodies what a president should be. He is honest, direct, carrying and fighting for his people and country. Ukrainians, thanks to him, revived the lost concepts of patriotism, dignity and love. Zelensky's superpower is to be a wartime leader and politician, but still be human. You can feel his pain through the screen when it comes to people dying. In this seminar, you will talk about leaders and war. This is not a war between Russia and Ukraine, but a war of worldviews and values. War of the past and the future. War of fear and love.

    Cost: Free


    What: Concert at Union Square Park

    When: Saturday, July 23 from 1pm

    Where: Union Square Park 333 Post Street San Francisco, CA 94102

    < p>Read more: Union Square Park hosts live musical performances every Saturday. Invite your friends, family and neighbors over for a delicious bite to eat and enjoy live performances by local artists from San Francisco and the Bay Area.

    Price: Free

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    What: Ukrainian picnic

    Ukrainian picnic and seminar about Zelensky: how to spend a weekend in the San Francisco Bay Area (July 22-24)

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    When: Sunday, July 24 from 11:00 am

    Where: Coyote Point Recreation Area, 1701 Coyote Point Dr, San Mateo, CA 94401

    More:At this picnic you will find music, entertainment and many delicious treats – barbecue and traditional Ukrainian dishes. There will also be an exchange of things at the picnic. During the exchange of clothes, bring clean clothes in good condition that you no longer wear. Clothing can be of any size – from children to adults. During the exchange, the clothes will be laid out on the tables, and you can leave or take home as many clothes as you want.

    Price: Free


    What: Fundraising for Ukraine

    When: Sunday, July 24, from 11:00< /p>

    Where: Golden Gate Park, 1000 John F Kennedy Dr, San Francisco, CA 94121

    Read More: We invite you to join the fundraising picnic. Here you will find Ukrainian traditional food, hospitality and warmth of hearts. You will feel closer to your loved ones, even if they are thousands of miles away. All proceeds from the fundraiser will go to local volunteers in Ukraine. Volunteers are making every effort to properly support the defenders and provide the fastest possible assistance.

    Price: Free


    Dear readers! Please note that due to the coronavirus epidemic, some events may be canceled or rescheduled to other dates. Therefore, before visiting, we recommend checking the information on the websites of the organizers.

    But we have collected many interesting online events for you:

    • we suggest going to one of the 11 virtual tours of New York
    • if you have long wanted to visit the best museums and theaters, now do it without leaving your home – just follow this link
    • get free access to online courses from US universities here
    • read this post on how to make the most of your weeks at home during quarantine
    • here – 50 free courses on a variety of topics
    • following this link, visit the most famous castles in Europe
    • we have collected dozens of free resources for boring self-isolation here

    In addition, look for interesting events for each day of the week in our calendar. Come, learn, share with friends. Before visiting, check the organizers' websites for details and venues, as they may change.

    Keep us updated on what's happening in your city. Send information about events for the Russian-speaking diaspora to [email protected]


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