Please join us for a work-in-progress film screening AND Ultimate Frisbee clinic. This free family event features the new Ultimate Citizens documentary about Seattle’s Hazel Wolf K-8 Ultimate Frisbee champions and their extraordinary coach.
- What: Ultimate Citizens Work-In-Progress Film Screening and Frisbee Clinic
- When: Saturday, July 16, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
- Where: Meredith Mathews East Madison YMCA, 1700 23rd Ave. Seattle, WA 98122
- Cost: Free and open to the public. Dress to play.
We’ll show some film scenes and follow up with an Ultimate Frisbee clinic. Ultimate Citizens is a Mr. Rogers story for our time, about an Iranian American primary school counselor and ultra-endurance athlete who uses the sport of Ultimate Frisbee to help children find success in Seattle Public Schools. The film, directed by award-winning filmmaker Francine Strickwerda, follows Mr. Jamshid and his team of Ultimate Frisbee champions at Seattle’s Hazel Wolf K-8 on their way to winning the world’s largest youth tournament. Get inspired and let’s play some Ultimate! The event is sponsored by Seattle Office of Arts and Culture, 4Culture, YMCA of Greater Seattle and Top Pot Doughnuts.