Monthly Archives: March 2015

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

The Discovery Days program will focus on herring when it meets from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 4, at the Sitka Sound Science Center. The free program is for annual pass holders and takes place on various Saturdays. Note, even … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center offers new Stream Keepers science education program for middle school students

The Sitka Sound Science Center is excited to announce its latest, free, science education opportunity: Stream Keepers. This new program is for middle school students (grades 6-8). The center is building a living stream exhibit and wants to incorporate local kids into … Continue reading

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Winter Film Series to highlight the brown bears of Admiralty Island in March

Admiralty Island, located to the northeast of Sitka’s Baranof Island, is home to the densest brown bear population in North America. Showtimes are 7 p.m. on Friday, March 27, and again at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 28. Fortress of the … Continue reading

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

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, March 21, when the theme for the day is brains. … Continue reading

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Second annual Sitka Herring Festival kicks off March 16 with month of events

You feel it in the air; you see it in the lengthening days; you smell it with the changing tides. That’s right, herring season (and Spring!) is right around the corner. And with the arrival of the herring comes the … Continue reading

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

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, March 7, when the theme for the day is plants. … Continue reading

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