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SAIL turns Only Fools Run At Midnight fun run over to CoastAlaska and KCAW in Sitka

Southeast Alaska Independent Living Inc. (SAIL), the organization behind the much-loved costumed fun run fundraiser, Only Fools Run at Midnight, is passing the reins to CoastAlaska Inc. public media. SAIL has organized the race to run simultaneously in Juneau, Ketchikan … Continue reading

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Application deadline extended to May 2 for REBOUND teen kayak trip to Glacier Bay

Teens ages 15-18 have have an extra week, until Friday, May 2, to get their applications in for the REBOUND kayak expedition to Glacier Bay National Park. REBOUND is a week-long kayak trip for teens ages 15-18 interested in developing leadership … Continue reading

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Group seeks to build new playground in Sitka

A group will meet at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29, at Harrigan Centennial Hall to discuss building a much-needed  Sitka Community Playground. Alice Marcus, who heads the group Sitka Outdoor Kids, will chair the meeting. She said, “Sitka Community … 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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March training event in Juneau highlights ways to get kids outdoors

If you happen to be in Juneau next month, you might want to check out the annual early childhood conference hosted by the Association for the Education of Young Children (AEYC) on March 10-12 at Juneau’s Centennial Hall. The theme … Continue reading

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Get Outdoors! Alaska collaborative brings together similar groups from around the state

The Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition isn’t the only group in Alaska trying to find ways to get more people, especially kids and families, outdoors for recreation. The Children in Nature Collaborative of Alaska, which has the Get Outdoors! Alaska website, … Continue reading

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