Junior Ranger Day fun at Sitka National Historical Park on Nov. 28

Jr copy. Ranger Poster 2014 Final

Sena Jean Jr. Ranger QueenLooking for a way to get the kids out of the house and burn-off some of that post-Thanksgiving excitement?

On Friday, Nov. 28, Sitka National Historical Park will offer a fun-filled morning of art in the park for children and their families as part of the Junior Ranger program. Kids can paint their very own Russian nesting dolls, participate in traditional Native art activities, and learn to sketch. Children will have the opportunity to earn both the new Junior Ranger patch and the Junior Ranger badge.

The program takes place from 10 a.m. to noon at Sitka National Historical Park’s Visitor Center at 106 Metlakatla Street. Please note that this is a family activity and all children must be supervised.

Learn more about the National Park Service at http://www.nps.gov/. More than 20,000 National Park Service employees care for America’s 401 national parks and work with communities across the nation to help preserve local history and create close-to-home recreational opportunities. Learn more about Sitka National Historical Park at http://www.nps.gov/sitk or visit its Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/SitkaNationalHistoricalPark.

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