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Sitka Youth Sleuths needed Jan. 28 for Eco-Discovery Day at Sitka Sound Science Center

Attention, calling all Sitka Youth Sleuths! Bella the Baby Sea Urchin has been swept away by a strong ocean current and she can’t be found. We need your help. Come to the Sitka Sound Science Center between 9 a.m. to … Continue reading

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Fundraising dinner and dessert auction for Sitka Community Playground is Sunday, Jan. 29, at the Elks Lodge

Help raise funds for Sitka’s first American Disabilities Act-compliant playground by attending the Sitka Community Playground dinner from 5-7 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 29, at the Sitka Elks Lodge #1662. The event features a dessert auction after a meal of lasagna … Continue reading

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Sitka Community Playground group to meet Jan. 15 to work on FUNdraising projects

The new Sitka Community Playground project has been designed (see concept video at bottom of story), and now we need to raise funds to purchase equipment that inspires play and imagination in our children. The next meeting to help organize the FUNdraising campaign will … Continue reading

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Sitka to host its local Christmas Bird Count event on Sunday, Jan. 1

This year is the National Audubon Society‘s 117th annual Christmas Bird Count, and Sitka will be one of several Alaska communities to host a local event, with Sitka’s event set for Sunday, Jan. 1. During this event, local teams will … Continue reading

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Sitka 4-H program hosts Winter Wonders Camp on Dec. 19-21

Join the Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program for a Winter Wonders Camp over winter break from Monday to Wednesday, Dec. 19-21. Activities include service at the Sitka Pioneers’ Home, hiking, plant identification, creating nature inspired art, and more. There will be … Continue reading

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Sitka Community Playground group to meet Dec. 6 to work on FUNdraising projects

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. The next meeting to help organize the FUNdraising campaign will be at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 6, … Continue reading

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Become an Eco-Detective at Sitka National Historical Park on Friday, Nov. 25

A mystery has taken place at the park, 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-Detective’s button. The final installment, … Continue reading

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