Monthly Archives: August 2011

New fliers promote getting Sitka kids and families outdoors for recreation

The Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) recently released the second and third in a series of fliers designed to encourage Sitka kids and families to spend more time outdoors for recreation. The “Have you been outdoors today?” campaign … Continue reading

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Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) to meet on Thursday, Sept. 1

A presentation about a proposed new Sitka Community Playground will be the highlight of the Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) meeting at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 1, at Harrigan Centennial Hall. Alice Marcus of Sitka Outdoor Kids, … Continue reading

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Root vegetable picking parties on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 26-27, at St. Peter’s Fellowship Farm

The Sitka Local Foods Network will host two family friendly harvests of root vegetables at 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 26, and at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 27, at St. Peter’s Fellowship Farm (behind St. Peter’s By The Sea … Continue reading

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Sitka Conservation Society hosts a Sitka Salmon Tour for Kids

The Sitka Conservation Society will host a family friendly walking tour of Sitka’s salmon habitat from 5:30-7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 26, starting at the Sitka Sound Science Center (834 Lincoln St.). The walking tour will explore the magic of … Continue reading

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Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) to meet on Thursday, Aug. 4

A presentation about a new 4H program for Sitka kids will be the highlight of the next meeting of the Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!). The meeting takes place at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 4, at Harrigan … Continue reading

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Sitka Conservation Society starting new 4H program for Sitka children

The Sitka Conservation Society is looking for families, adult leaders and children to participate in a new 4H club for the 2011-12 school year that will focus on the Alaska way of life. The Sitka 4H club will offer youth … Continue reading

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