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National Parks Conservation Association to host events in Sitka on Friday and Saturday

Jim Adams and Erica Carroll of the National Parks Conservation Association will be in Sitka on Friday and Saturday, May 4-5, and will host three events in conjunction with Sitka National Historical Park and Sitka Conservation Society. The National Parks … Continue reading

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Scenes from the 18th annual Parade of the Species through downtown Sitka

There were squid kids, a raven clan, and jellyfish galore during the 18th annual Parade of the Species, held Friday, April 20, through downtown Sitka as part of Earth Day and Earth Week activities hosted by the Sitka Conservation Society. This year’s parade … Continue reading

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Earth Month activities include the Parade of the Species, a youth eco-detectives event, gardening classes, free bus rides, and more

Earth Day is on Sunday, April 22, and Earth Week this year is Monday through Sunday, April 16-22. Sitka will host a variety of activities for Earth Week, including a couple of spring clean-up events, a couple of gardening classes, free bus rides, … Continue reading

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Sitka 4-H club to host archery camp during spring break

Sitka’s Alaska Way of Life 4-H club will host an archery camp for ages 9 and older during spring break, Monday through Friday, March 12-16, at the Sitka Sportsman’s Association RV Park (5211 Halibut Point Road). “Get outside over spring … Continue reading

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Registration open for 2018 Sitka Sound Science Center summer camps

Registration is now open for summer camp at the Sitka Sound Science Center. Summer camps are an important part of the Sitka Sound Science Center’s mission for increasing understanding and awareness of Sitka’s ecosystems. Throughout the year, its educational programs offer many opportunities … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center hosts youth Eco-Discovery event on Feb. 2

Join us to learn what’s in a wetland from 10 a.m. to noon on Friday, Feb. 2, at the Sitka Sound Science Center. Participate in games and activities that help you explore the soil, crawling critters and wildlife found in healthy … Continue reading

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Sitka 4-H club offers adult archery coach training and youth archery expo on Jan. 27

Are you interested in learning how to be an archery coach, so you can teach young archers how to use a bow and arrows? Join the Alaska Way of Life 4-H club from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, … Continue reading

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