Monthly Archives: March 2016

Sitka Community Playground to host Design Day on April 9 at Sitka Sound Science Center

The Sitka Community Playground project needs your help on Design Day from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 9, at the Sitka Sound Science Center. Families are invited to help design Sitka’s new community playground, which will be accessible … Continue reading

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Use Park Prescriptions hikes of Sitka National Historical Park for an Active April

Several local groups are using the Park Prescriptions program to promote an Active April with hikes of the Sitka National Historical Park. If you take the challenge, you can win prizes by hiking the park trails during April. Park Prescriptions … Continue reading

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Chuck Miller to discuss traditional Tlingít herring roe and intertidal food harvesting on Saturday

In a special Discovery Day event for the Sitka Herring Festival, Chuck Miller will lead the program, “Storytelling and Sharing: Traditional Tlingít Herring Roe and Intertidal Food Harvesting,” from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 26, at the Sitka … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center to host scavenger hunt during spring break

Looking for things to do during spring break? The Sitka Sound Science Center is hosting a spring break scavenger hunt. Families are invited to explore the science center from 2:30-4 p.m. on Thursday, March 17. Admission will be free for the scavenger hunt. … Continue reading

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Third annual Sitka Herring Festival kicks off March 18 with month of events

  Spring is right around the corner in Sitka, and nothing says spring in Sitka like the arrival of the herring. The Sitka Tribe of Alaska‘s third annual Sitka Herring Festival kicks off on Friday, March 18, with a month of … Continue reading

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