Category Archives: Kids and nature

Sitka Sound Science Center, Sitka National Historical Park host Eco-Detectives events on Sept. 28 and Oct. 26

A mystery has taken place at Sitka Sound Science Center, and we need Sitka’s youth sleuths to help us solve the caper. Crack the case by using investigative techniques to eliminate suspects and earn your very own Eco-Detectives button upon completion … Continue reading

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Alaska Way of Life 4-H program to host youth archery series in September, October, and November

The Alaska Way of Life 4-H Club is hosting a five-session youth archery series in September, October, and November at the Sitka Sportsman’s Association (5211 Halibut Point Road). This program is for ages 9-18, and will take place from 9-11 … Continue reading

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Alaska Way of Life 4-H Club to host six-week Wild Edibles Series for youth

Want to learn more about the food growing around you? The Alaska Way of Life 4-H Club will host a six-week Wild Edibles Series for youth from Sept. 11 through Oct. 24 at a variety of locations around Sitka. Participants … Continue reading

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Sitka Conservation Society, 4-H host summer bounty snack share at Sitka Public Library

The Alaska Way of Life 4-H Club (aka, Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H Club) and Sitka Conservation Society will host a summer harvest camp from 1-3 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11, at the Sitka Public Library. The 4-H club members will … Continue reading

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Southeast Alaska Independent Living (SAIL) to host annual community picnic at Sitka Community Playground

The Southeast Alaska Independent Living (SAIL) office in Sitka will host its annual community picnic from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, at the new Sitka Community Playground. The playground is located above Crescent Harbor, between the … Continue reading

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Sitka Community Playground to officially open at 10 a.m. on July 4

All are invited to the ribbon cutting and grand opening of the new Sitka Community Playground at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 4. The new ADA-compliant playground is located at Crescent Harbor, next to the tennis courts and the Sitka Sound Science … Continue reading

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New Sitka Community Playground starts to take shape

Construction is progressing on the new Sitka Community Playground project, which is being built on the site of the old Crescent Harbor Playground near the Sitka Sound Science Center. As of Monday, June 18, most of the playground equipment had … Continue reading

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