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Sitka Spruce Tips 4H Club to offer outdoor survival skills series for youth

Registration is open for the Sitka Spruce Tips 4H Club‘s Intro to Outdoor Survival Series. The series is for kids ages 8 and older. It features six sessions, from 3-5 p.m. on Tuesdays starting on Jan. 17 and culminating with … Continue reading

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Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to hold open house on Thursday, Oct. 20, at UAS Sitka Campus

Sitka youth ages 5-18 and their parents are invited to an open house from 4-6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 12, at the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus for the Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program. The Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park celebrates centennial Aug. 25 with free programs and cake

On Thursday, Aug. 25, the community is invited to Sitka National Historical Park to celebrate Founder’s Day. Founder’s Day is the annual celebration of the creation of the National Park Service. This is a milestone year for the National Park … Continue reading

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Sitka Trail Works releases weekend guided hike schedule for the 2016 summer

  Sitka Trail Works will kick off its 2016 summer series of weekend hikes on Saturday, May 7, with a lesson on geocaching taught by volunteers. After a short tutorial at 8:30 a.m. at the Sitka High School entrance to … Continue reading

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Use Park Prescriptions hikes of Sitka National Historical Park for an Active April

Several local groups are using the Park Prescriptions program to promote an Active April with hikes of the Sitka National Historical Park. If you take the challenge, you can win prizes by hiking the park trails during April. Park Prescriptions … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park hosts winter bird walk on Saturday, Dec. 12

Are you interested in viewing, identifying and learning about Sitka’s winter bird residents? Do you need a refresher before participating in the Christmas Bird Count? If so, you are in luck! People of all ages and levels of birdwatching experience … Continue reading

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SAIL and Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to offer hiking club event on Thursday, Nov. 19

The Sitka office of Southeast Alaska Independent Living Inc. (SAIL) has announced a partnership with the Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to create a hiking club that will meet once a month. This month’s hike will be from 3:45-5:15 p.m. on Thursday, … Continue reading

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