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Tickets go on sale Jan. 19 for Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival showing in Sitka

The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival will make a stop in Sitka as part of its annual world tour, and tickets go on sale Thursday, Jan. 19, at Old Harbor Books and the Hames Athletic and Wellness Center. The … 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 National Historical Park celebrates National Public Lands Day with free programs on Sept. 24

On Saturday, Sept. 24, the community is invited to Sitka National Historical Park to celebrate National Public Lands Day. National Public Lands Day is an annual event celebrating and protecting public lands across the United States. National Public Lands Day … Continue reading

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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 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 to host its local Christmas Bird Count event on Jan. 3

This year is the National Audubon Society‘s 116th 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. 3. During this event, local teams will … Continue reading

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