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Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H Club holds contest to collect invasive European black slugs

By Jasmine Shaw / UAF Cooperative Extension Service, Sitka District Office In June, in honor of Alaska Invasive Species Awareness Week, Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H Club had a contest to see which three-person team could collect the most invasive European … Continue reading

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Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H club hosts online summer camps for kids in July

The Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H club is hosting online summer camps for Sitka youth who are hunkered down in July because of the coronavirus outbreak. These camps will take place on Zoom online meetings, and are open to youth from Sitka … Continue reading

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Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H club hosts online summer camps for kids in June

The Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H club is hosting online summer camps for Sitka youth who are hunkered down in June because of the coronavirus outbreak. These camps will take place on Zoom online meetings, and are open to youth from Sitka … Continue reading

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Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H club hosts online events for kids in May

The Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H club is hosting online events for Sitka youth who are hunkered down in May because of the coronavirus outbreak. These classes will take place on Zoom online meetings, and are open to youth from Sitka … Continue reading

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Sitka’s Alaska Way of Life 4-H Club to host Fall Foraging Fun event on Nov. 1

The Alaska Way of Life 4-H Club in Sitka will host a Hudson Bay tea collecting event from 1-4 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 1. This event is for kids in grades K-5 and takes place at the Southeast Alaska Career … Continue reading

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Sitka Spruce Tips/Alaska Way Of Life 4-H Club to host open house and 2019-20 registration on Oct. 1

Youth ages 5-18 and their parents can learn more about programs offered by the Sitka Spruce Tips/Alaska Way Of Life 4-H Club by attending an open house and 2019-20 registration session from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 1, in Room … Continue reading

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AK Experience Camp gives youth a chance to experience Alaska skills and adventure

The 2019 AK Experience Camp is fast approaching (July 22-28 at Rainbow Glacier Camp in Haines, near the Southeast Alaska State Fair Grounds), so it’s time to sign up your Southeast Alaska youth ages 11-18 now. Registration is on a … Continue reading

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Earth Month activities include the 18th annual Parade of the Species, a youth eco-challenges event, free bus rides, and more

Earth Day is on Monday, April 22, and Earth Week this year is Sunday through Saturday, April 21-27. Sitka will host a variety of activities for Earth Week, including a couple of spring clean-up events, a couple of gardening classes, … 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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