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International Year of Forests to host January film festival in Sitka

The Sitka Ranger District of the Tongass National Forest and the Sitka National Historical Park will host an International Year of Forests Film Festival during January, with free movies at 7 p.m. on Thursday nights and 2 p.m. on Saturday … Continue reading

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Celebrate the International Year of Forests with a walk in the Tongass National Forest here in Sitka

The year 2011 has been declared the International Year of Forests by the United Nations General Assembly. This month, Alaska’s national forests — the Tongass in Southeast Alaska (including Sitka) and Chugach in Southcentral Alaska, the two largest national forests … Continue reading

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Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) makes one last push with its outdoor programming survey

The Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) still has some key responses that are missing from its outdoor programming survey, so we are making one last push to try and get more groups to submit the survey so we … Continue reading

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Help us showcase individuals or groups providing outdoor programming in Sitka

Do you know anybody in Sitka who is a good example of an individual or group providing outdoor programming for Sitka residents, especially children and families? If so, the Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) wants to know more … Continue reading

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Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition extends survey to local organizations about their outdoor programming

The Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) is extending its survey to local organizations about their outdoor programming. The new deadline for comments is Tuesday, Feb. 1, so we can process the results before our next meeting at 7-8:30 … Continue reading

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Next meeting for Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition is Thursday, Jan. 6

The next meeting of the Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) takes place from 7-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at Harrigan Centennial Hall. During the meeting, we will discuss the results of the Sitka outdoor programming survey … Continue reading

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Sitka High School offers outdoor recreation class as honors-level course for juniors/seniors

While the Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition’s main goal is trying to get younger children out to enjoy the outdoors, it’s obvious the big kids like getting outdoors, too. One of the most popular classes at Sitka High School is Outdoor … Continue reading

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