Monthly Archives: January 2014

Sitka Sound Science Center announces upcoming training for docents and junior docents

The Sitka Sound Science Center is developing a docent program, training volunteers to help guide guests through the center, showing off the exhibits and teaching them about the programs. In addition to being guides for the Sitka Sound Science Center, … Continue reading

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Next Discovery Days program at Sitka Sound Science Center to be about animal tracks

The Sitka Sound Science Center recently introduced Discovery Days, a free program for annual pass holders that takes place from 10 a.m. to noon on various Saturdays. The next Discovery Days event is Saturday, Feb. 1, and the theme for the day is … Continue reading

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SAIL to host open house for new youth ORCA program on Jan. 25 at Hames

The Sitka office of Southeast Alaska Independent Living (SAIL) will host an open house for its new ORCA Youth Adventure Club program from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Hames Athletic and Wellness Center. The new ORCA Youth … Continue reading

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Girls On Ice program gives Mighty Girls opportunities to get outdoors to learn science

If you know an adventurous, science-loving teenage Mighty Girl, here’s a wonderful opportunity to share with her — Girls on Ice is currently accepting applications for their incredible and free science education program. They are running two expeditions this year, … Continue reading

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Discovery Days program to host booth at Family Science Day event at Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School

Instead of holding its usual Discovery Days event, participants in the Sitka Sound Science Center youth education program will host a booth at the Family Science Day event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18, at Keet … Continue reading

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Open house set for Saturday, Jan. 18, to kick off new Sitka community 4-H club

Sitka is about to get a second 4H club. There will be an open house for the new community 4-H club at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18, at Harrigan Centennial Hall. The open house for the new community 4H … Continue reading

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