Monthly Archives: August 2015

Sitka Trail Works provides landslide trail status update and announces this Saturday’s group hike

On Saturday, Aug. 29, Sitka Trail Works will lead a hike on the newly repaired Herring Cove trail. The hike will include the loop around Beaver Lake before returning to the trailhead. Meet at 9 a.m. at the trailhead at the … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park’s annual photo contest seeks submissions for centennial

In the coming year, the National Park Service will celebrate its 100th birthday. The National Park Service is encouraging everyone to Find Your Park and to learn, remember or share why your park is special to you. This year’s National Public … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park celebrates Founder’s Day with cake and family activities

  On Friday and Saturday, Aug. 28-29, the community is invited to Sitka National Historical Park to celebrate Founder’s Day. Founder’s Day is the annual celebration of the creation of the National Park Service. This year’s 99th birthday celebration will include children’s … Continue reading

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Sitkans Against Family Violence seeks coaches for Boys Run: I Toowú Klatseen program

Sitkans Against Family Violence (SAFV) is seeking coaches for its Boys Run: I toowú klatseen (strength of spirit) program. This after-school empowerment program for boys teaches them healthy relationship and respect skills while training towards a 5-kilometer fun run later this fall. … Continue reading

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