Monthly Archives: January 2015

Sitka Sound Science Center to host beer density discussion at Baranof Island Brewing Company

Liquids can have different densities or gravities depending on a variety of conditions, such as temperature or ingredients. That’s one reason frozen water (ice) floats in water at room temperature, because the warmer water is more dense than the ice. … Continue reading

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Next Sitka Sound Science Center Discovery Days program to be about marine debris at Keet Gooshi Heen Family Science Saturday

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 on Saturday, Jan. 24, when the theme for the day is marine … Continue reading

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Explore the fascinating world of ducks during a free film at Sitka National Historical Park

The next free film in the 2014-15 Winter Film Series is An Original DUCKumentary, which will be shown at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 28, and 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 31, at the Sitka National Historical Park visitors center theater. … Continue reading

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

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 on Saturday, Jan. 10, when the theme for the day is everyday scientists. … Continue reading

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Get outdoors and celebrate Winter Trails Day on Saturday, Jan. 10

Saturday, Jan. 10, is Winter Trails Day, when several locations around the country will host special events designed to get people outdoors during the winter. Winter Trails Day is geared toward snowsports, such as cross-country skiing and snowshoeing, but don’t … Continue reading

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