What: Ethnic, hobby and outdoor activity presentations
When: Monday, May 19, 2014, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Topic: The Current Situation in Ukraine
Where: Meeting Room, Troy Public Library, 510 West Big Beaver, Troy, Michigan

Jerry Benge, instructor at Kiev Theological Seminary for the past five years, will speak about the situation in Ukraine, followed by a panel discussion with Q&A. Panelists will include Jerry and Kelli Benge, club treasurer Yuri Peric, who was born in St. Petersburg, Russia and grew up in Croatia, and prominent Ukrainian-Americans Borys Potapenko and Olena Palyvoda.
Potapenko was in Ukraine in March to meet with government officials and NGOs in Kyiv and in eastern provinces. He also met with Canadian Prime Minister Harper while there. Dr. Palyvoda is returning May 16 from several weeks in Ukraine.

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