Tag Archives: Sitka Community Hospital

Sitka Bike Rodeo, National Bike to School Day, other events put spotlight on kids’ cycling and safety

As the temperatures warm up, two events this week will highlight kids’ cycling and safety in Sitka — the Sitka Bike Rodeo on Saturday, May 3, and the second annual National Bike to School Day on Wednesday, May 7. These two events … Continue reading

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Seventh annual Sitka Health Summit helps celebrate a culture of wellness in Sitka

The seventh annual Sitka Health Summit is coming up, and this year’s event features health fair, lunch-and-learn, community planning day and community wellness awards. This annual event got its start in 2007, when leaders from Sitka Community Hospital and the SouthEast … Continue reading

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Park Prescription Program: The Path to Wealth and Fitness

Longtime Sitka walker wins $100 at the first quarterly drawing of completed Park Prescription cards. Story and Photo By MICHAEL HESS, Park Ranger, Sitka National Historical Park SiITKA NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK (June 24, 2013) – While many visitors are enriched … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park hosts National Trails Day events on Saturday, June 2

Saturday, June 2, is the 20th anniversary of the American Hiking Society‘s National Trails Day, and the Sitka National Historical Park is hosting a celebration. Included in this event is the launch of the new Sitka Health Summit-backed Park Prescriptions … Continue reading

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