Monthly Archives: September 2015

Sitka Health Summit planning Day to be Oct. 9 at UAS Sitka Campus

Join us for the ninth annual Sitka Health Summit planning day, which takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 9, at the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus. The Sitka Health Summit got its start in … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park hosts beach clean-up for National Public Lands Day

The Sitka National Historical Park will team up with the Sitka Sound Science Center to host a beach clean-up event on Saturday, Sept. 26, as part of National Public Lands Day. The program will take place from 3-5 p.m. at … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center launches 2015-16 Discovery Days and Sitka Sprouts programs

The Sitka Sound Science Center will kick off its Discovery Days program for the 2015-16 school year with a program from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 19, at the center. The free Discovery Days education program is for annual … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center, Sitka Trail Works to host naturalist hike on Saturday, Sept. 19

Join the Sitka Sound Science Center and Sitka Trail Works, Inc., as they team up to host a naturalist hike from 10 a.m. to noon on the Cross Trail. Aquatic entomologist John Hudson, who is visiting Sitka as part of … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park to host kid-friendly tidepool walk on Saturday

When the tide goes out, the table is set! Join us for this special Sitka National Historical Park program, exploring the diversity of resources in the intertidal area. Seasonal Biologist James Sparks will guide visitors through the tidepools, exploring the … Continue reading

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21st annual Running of the Boots costumed fun run raises funds for Sitka Local Foods Network

It’s time to dig your XtraTufs out of the closet and gussy them up. The 21st annual Running of the Boots begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 26, at the big tent near St. Michael of the Archangel Russian … Continue reading

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National Park Service launches Every Kid In A Park program to get youth into national parks

The Sitka National Historical Park is proud to announce that the Every Kid in a Park Initiative began on Sept. 1. The initiative’s goal is to get all fourth-graders and their families to experience the places that are home to … Continue reading

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