Monthly Archives: April 2014

Girls On The Run closes out school year with Tutu Trot 5K run

The Sitka Girls On The Run program will host celebrate the end of the season with the 2014 Tutu Trot five-kilometer run from 3-5 p.m. on Sunday, May 11, with the start-finish line at Crescent Harbor Shelter. The fun run … Continue reading

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Southeast Alaska Independent Living ORCA annual program survey due by May 7

Each spring, the Southeast Alaska Independent Living (SAIL) ORCA  program sends out an annual survey to all program participants throughout Southeast Alaska. ORCA (Outdoor Recreation and Community Access) is the adaptive sports and recreation program of SAIL. Our purpose is to … Continue reading

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Application deadline extended to May 2 for REBOUND teen kayak trip to Glacier Bay

Teens ages 15-18 have have an extra week, until Friday, May 2, to get their applications in for the REBOUND kayak expedition to Glacier Bay National Park. REBOUND is a week-long kayak trip for teens ages 15-18 interested in developing leadership … Continue reading

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Sitka Bike Rodeo, National Bike to School Day, other events put spotlight on kids’ cycling and safety

As the temperatures warm up, two events this week will highlight kids’ cycling and safety in Sitka — the Sitka Bike Rodeo on Saturday, May 3, and the second annual National Bike to School Day on Wednesday, May 7. These two events … Continue reading

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Next Discovery Days program at Sitka Sound Science Center to be about Earth Week

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. This week is Earth Week, and the Sitka Sound Science Center will host two extra activities … Continue reading

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Junior Ranger event to be held Saturday at Sitka National Historical Park

Your children can earn their very own free Junior Ranger Wilderness Explorer patch at Saturday’s Junior Ranger Event at the Sitka National Historical Park‘s visitor center. Join us from 10 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. on Saturday, April 19, for ranger-led children’s … Continue reading

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

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, April 12, and the theme for the day is … Continue reading

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