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Sitka Spruce Tips/Alaska Way Of Life 4-H Club to host two evening winter hikes in January

The Sitka Spruce Tips/Alaska Way Of Life 4-H Club will host two evening winter hikes from 3:30-5 p.m. on Wednesdays, Jan. 18 and Jan. 25, at locations TBA. We will be exploring some beloved Sitka trails and learning more about the area’s … Continue reading

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Sitka Spruce Tips/Alaska Way of Life 4-H Club to host shooting sports: rifle series

The Sitka Spruce Tips/Alaska Way Of Life 4-H Club will host a seven-week youth shooting sports: rifle series on Saturdays from Jan. 21 through March 4 at the Sitka Sportsmen’s Association (5211 Halibut Point Road). This program has two age groups, with … Continue reading

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Sitka Spruce Tips/Alaska Way of Life 4-H Club to host sessions on making dog treats and holiday candles and cards

The Sitka Spruce Tips/Alaska Way Of Life 4-H Club will host a two-part Homemade Holidays! series for youth ages 7-older. In the first session, from 3:30-5 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 7, participants will learn how to make dog treats from fish … Continue reading

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Sitka Spruce Tips/Alaska Way Of Life 4-H Club to host three-part Spectacular Salmon! series for ages 7-older

The Sitka Spruce Tips/Alaska Way Of Life 4-H Club will host a three-part Spectacular Salmon! series for youth ages 7-older. During this series, youth will learn the ecology of salmon, practice their filleting skills, create reflective art, and connect with … Continue reading

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Sitka Spruce Tips/Alaska Way Of Life 4-H Club to offer Fall Wild Edibles Series in September

Join Sitka Spruce Tips/Alaska Way of Life 4-H Club for four sessions celebrating wild edibles through identifying, harvesting, and processing from 3:30-5 p.m. on Wednesdays Sept. 7, 14, 21, and 28. All ages are invited to learn more about local … Continue reading

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Sitka Conservation Society brings back Parade of the Species costume walk on Earth Day

There will be eagles and jellyfish and herring, Oh My! Join us at 3:30 p.m. this Earth Day, Friday, April 22, for the 2022 Parade of the Species. After missing two years due to Covid-19, this is the 19th Parade … Continue reading

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Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H Club to offer series of youth summer camps

The Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H Club is offering a variety of short summer camps for youth in Sitka starting in June. The Sitka 4-H club is supported through a partnership between the Sitka Conservation Society and the University of Alaska … Continue reading

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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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