Monthly Archives: December 2015

Sitka to host its local Christmas Bird Count event on Jan. 3

This year is the National Audubon Society‘s 116th annual Christmas Bird Count, and Sitka will be one of several Alaska communities to host a local event, with Sitka’s event set for Sunday, Jan. 3. During this event, local teams will … Continue reading

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Sitka Community Playground project committee to meet on Monday, Dec. 14

JOIN US! The community of Sitka is in need of a playground. Yes, you can make a difference in our community for all Sitka families. Sitka has playgrounds, but let’s be real, they’re old, unsafe and not really designed well for … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park hosts winter bird walk on Saturday, Dec. 12

Are you interested in viewing, identifying and learning about Sitka’s winter bird residents? Do you need a refresher before participating in the Christmas Bird Count? If so, you are in luck! People of all ages and levels of birdwatching experience … Continue reading

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Animal tracks is the topic of Dec. 5 Discovery Days at the Sitka Sound Science Center

Animal tracks is the topic for the Discovery Days program from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Dec. 5, at the Sitka Sound Science Center. “This week Discovery Days will investigate animal tracks and furs,” said Kristina Tirman, AmeriCorps volunteer for the … Continue reading

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