Alaska Way Of Life 4-H Project to host new Adventure Series for youth ages 8-13

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AlaskaWayOfLife4HClubFlierThe Alaska Way Of Life 4-H Project coordinated by the Sitka Conservation Society will host a new Adventure Series for youth ages 8-13 that will meet from 4:15-5:45 p.m. on Tuesdays starting Feb. 18 in Sitka.

The Adventure Series will help kids how to explore the Tongass National Forest by teaching them compass navigation skills, Leave No Trace wilderness ethics, how to be bear aware, and more. The kids will go hiking, build fires, find treasures, and learn other skills in preparation for an overnight outdoor camping trip.

To learn more about the Adventure Series and the Alaska Way Of Life 4-H Project, contact Mary Wood at 747-7509 or mary@sitkawild.org. Since participants much be registered
4-H members for insurance reasons, the location of the meetings won’t be revealed until membership is paid up.

The Alaska 4-H program is a youth development program coordinated by the University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service with help from local community groups, who operate the individual clubs. 4-H is the nation’s largest youth development organization with more than 6.5 million young members across America. 4-H is an informal, practical educational program for youth.

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