Monthly Archives: November 2010

Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition to survey local organizations about their outdoor programming

The Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) will try to get an inventory of Sitka’s current outdoor programming, it was decided during the group’s first official meeting since the Sitka Health Summit. The meeting took place Thursday, Nov. 18, … Continue reading

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Why we need more outdoor programming for Sitka’s children

On Saturday, Nov. 8, Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition members Michelle Putz and Mim McConnell stopped by the Boys and Girls Club to interview Sitka children about what types of outdoor activities fill their free time and whether or not they … Continue reading

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REMINDER: Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition meets at 7 p.m. on Thursday (Nov. 18)

Just a reminder that the Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18, at Harrigan Centennial Hall. The Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition was created during the community planning meeting from the 2010 Sitka Health Summit … Continue reading

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Get Outdoors! Alaska collaborative brings together similar groups from around the state

The Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition isn’t the only group in Alaska trying to find ways to get more people, especially kids and families, outdoors for recreation. The Children in Nature Collaborative of Alaska, which has the Get Outdoors! Alaska website, … Continue reading

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