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Scenes from the 15th annual Parade of the Species through downtown Sitka

There were lions, bears, and jellyfish galore during the 15th annual Parade of the Species, held Friday, April 22, 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-challenge, gardening classes, and more

Earth Day is on Friday, April 22, and Earth Week is April 17-23. Sitka will host a variety of activities for Earth Week, including a couple of spring clean-up events, an animal mask-making class, a recycled costume-making class, two gardening classes, a nature … Continue reading

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Chuck Miller to discuss traditional Tlingít herring roe and intertidal food harvesting on Saturday

In a special Discovery Day event for the Sitka Herring Festival, Chuck Miller will lead the program, “Storytelling and Sharing: Traditional Tlingít Herring Roe and Intertidal Food Harvesting,” from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 26, at the Sitka … Continue reading

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Third annual Sitka Herring Festival kicks off March 18 with month of events

  Spring is right around the corner in Sitka, and nothing says spring in Sitka like the arrival of the herring. The Sitka Tribe of Alaska‘s third annual Sitka Herring Festival kicks off on Friday, March 18, with a month of … Continue reading

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Next Discovery Days program at Sitka Sound Science Center to be about the underwater life of streams

The Discovery Days program will focus on the underwater world of streams when it meets from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, May 2, at the Sitka Sound Science Center. The free program is for annual pass holders and takes place on various … Continue reading

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Next Discovery Days program at Sitka Sound Science Center to be about maritime skills

The Discovery Days program will focus on maritime skills when it meets from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 18, at the Sitka Sound Science Center. The free program is for annual pass holders and takes place on various Saturdays. “Stop by … Continue reading

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Next Discovery Days program at Sitka Sound Science Center to be about herring

The Discovery Days program will focus on herring when it meets from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 4, at the Sitka Sound Science Center. The free program is for annual pass holders and takes place on various Saturdays. Note, even … Continue reading

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Next Discovery Days program at Sitka Sound Science Center to be about brains

The Sitka Sound Science Center recently introduced Discovery Days, a free program for annual pass holders that takes place from 10 a.m. to noon on various Saturdays. The next Discovery Days event on Saturday, March 21, when the theme for the day is brains. … Continue reading

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Second annual Sitka Herring Festival kicks off March 16 with month of events

You feel it in the air; you see it in the lengthening days; you smell it with the changing tides. That’s right, herring season (and Spring!) is right around the corner. And with the arrival of the herring comes the … Continue reading

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Next Discovery Days program at Sitka Sound Science Center to be about plants

The Sitka Sound Science Center recently introduced Discovery Days, a free program for annual pass holders that takes place from 10 a.m. to noon on various Saturdays. The next Discovery Days event on Saturday, March 7, when the theme for the day is plants. … Continue reading

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