UW Retirement Association

Events and programs

Learn more and register for UWRA events and programs

Summer day trips:
  • Lunch and behind-the-scenes tour of Fare Start, 700 Virginia Street – Wednesday July 25, 11:30 a.m. Fare Start provides a community that successfully empowers men, women, and families to create new opportunities through food service training, life skills training, and job placement. Start with a no-host lunch (please bring cash), followed by a tour of the facility. Register ASAP, before July 20. Option: meet at the UW light rail station to travel downtown together. Put ‘light rail’ in the space for a guest’s name on the registration form.
  • AquaSox game in Everett – Sunday, August 12, 4:00 p.m. vs. Eugene. We’ll have a group of reserved seats, including ADA seats, along the first base line over the home dugout. Tickets are $12. Reserve your space online, then mail your check to UWRA.
  • Argosy cruise, presentation and lunch on Blake Island, including Tillicum longhouse – Tuesday, August 21, meet at Pier 54 at 10:50 a.m., return 3:30 p.m. Senior tickets are $71.95 and include cruise, meal, show, service, fees, sales tax. Read a full description and register HERE, then mail your check to UWRA.


Explore UWRA interest groups

Volunteer-led groups gather to pursue shared interests, from bird watching to travel to bridge to walking. Also check out the monthly book group, ‘What’s the Big Idea’ discussion group, and group tickets to Husky sports.