Tag Archives: Get Out

Hames Wellness Center to host five-week Backpacking 101 class in October

Want to learn how to prepare for a backcountry adventure? Backcountry snowboarder and outdoor enthusiast Meridith Condon, a National Outdoor Leadership School Instructor, will teach a five-week Backpacking 101 class in October at the Hames Athletic and Wellness Center. The … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center introduces its new Junior Naturalist program

The Sitka Sound Science Center is launching a new Junior Naturalist program. This program takes school-aged children on an educational journey through the Sitka Sound Science Center’s aquarium and hatchery. Complete five self-paced quests to earn a Junior Naturalist badge … Continue reading

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Sitka Maritime Heritage Society to host summer camp, harbor walk, and a treasure hunt

The Sitka Maritime Heritage Society is hosting a summer camp, waterfront/harbor walk and a treasure hunt during August. The Sails, Knots and What-Nots summer camp takes place on Monday, July 31, though Friday, Aug. 4, and is geared toward youth … Continue reading

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Sitka Sprouts program at Sitka Sound Science Center on hold until January 2017

The Sitka Sound Science Center‘s weekly Sitka Sprouts program for ages 3-5 will be canceled for the next three weeks. We will resume the Sitka Sprouts program the first second week of January 2017. (UPDATE: The first Sitka Sprouts event of 2017 … Continue reading

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Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to hold open house on Thursday, Oct. 20, at UAS Sitka Campus

Sitka youth ages 5-18 and their parents are invited to an open house from 4-6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 12, at the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus for the Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program. The Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program … Continue reading

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Sitka Sprouts plants the seeds of science for a new generation

Plant the seeds of science in the next generation. Sitka children ages 3-5 can gather at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesdays at the Sitka Sound Science Center for this free program. We read a story each week and do a craft … Continue reading

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Tenth annual Sitka Health Summit to take place on Friday, Oct. 21, at UAS Sitka Campus

Do you have any good community wellness ideas for Sitka? It’s time 10th annual Sitka Health Summit planning day, which takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 21, in Room 229 at the University of Alaska Southeast … Continue reading

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