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Sitka National Historical Park to host garden party Saturday at Russian Bishop’s House

The Sitka National Historical Park will host a garden party starting at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Russian Bishop’s House garden. Volunteer gardener Karen Christner and Ranger Jasa Woods will present a 45-minute program on the history … Continue reading

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Sitka 4H Club to meet Jan. 3 at Sitka Sound Science Center

The Sitka 4H Club will meet for a potluck dinner from 6-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 3, at the Sitka Sound Science Center. The club is sponsored by the Sitka Conservation Society and the University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension … Continue reading

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Sitka Conservation Society, UAF Cooperative Extension Service host organizational meeting for Sitka 4H club

The Sitka Conservation Society and Sitka office of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service will host an organizational meeting for a new Sitka 4H club from 6-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 13, at Room 215 at the University … Continue reading

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New fliers promote getting Sitka kids and families outdoors for recreation

The Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) recently released the second and third in a series of fliers designed to encourage Sitka kids and families to spend more time outdoors for recreation. The “Have you been outdoors today?” campaign … Continue reading

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Root vegetable picking parties on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 26-27, at St. Peter’s Fellowship Farm

The Sitka Local Foods Network will host two family friendly harvests of root vegetables at 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 26, and at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 27, at St. Peter’s Fellowship Farm (behind St. Peter’s By The Sea … Continue reading

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National Trails Day, National Get Outdoors Day and other events highlight a busy June spent outdoors in Sitka

June is a busy month in Sitka, especially if you enjoy getting outdoors. Here are a few June events in Sitka so parents can plan ways to get their kids outdoors during one of our sunnier months of the year. … Continue reading

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“Let’s Grow Sitka” garden education event is Sunday, March 20

Mark your calendars, because the 2011 “Let’s Grow Sitka” gardening  education event opens at noon and runs until 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 20, at the Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall on Katlian Street. Celebrate the first day of spring and … Continue reading

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