Monthly Archives: August 2016

Sitka Spruce Tips-Alaska Way of Life 4-H club to host Wild Edibles Series this fall

The Sitka Spruce Tips-Alaska Way of Life 4-H Club will begin a six-week Wild Edible Series  starting on Wednesday, Sept. 7. Kids will get outside and explore the bounty of wild edibles in Southeast Alaska. Activities include picking berries, identifying mushrooms, … Continue reading

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Sitka Community Playground project to host FUNdraising campaign on Aug. 28

The new Sitka Community Playground project has been designed, now we need to raise funds to purchase equipment that inspires play and imagination in our children. Help us organize the FUNdraising campaign at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 28, at the Sitka Community … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park celebrates centennial Aug. 25 with free programs and cake

On Thursday, Aug. 25, 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 is a milestone year for the National Park … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center to host guided tidepooling adventure on Aug. 6

Do you know what lives in the tidepools around Sitka? Join the Sitka Sound Science Center from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Aug. 6, for a guided beach walk and tidepooling adventure. All ages and abilities are welcome. Snacks will be … Continue reading

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