Tag Archives: UAF Cooperative Extension Service

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

The 2017 AK Experience Camp is fast approaching (June 5-9 at the Eagle River Scout Camp in Juneau), so it’s time to sign up your Southeast Alaska youth now. Registration is on a first -come, first-served basis, and members of the … Continue reading

Posted in Kids and nature, Outdoor events, Outdoor programs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on AK Experience Camp gives youth a chance to experience Alaska skills and adventure

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

Posted in Kids and nature, Outdoor events, Outdoor programs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to hold open house on Thursday, Oct. 20, at UAS Sitka Campus

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

Posted in Kids and nature, Outdoor events, Outdoor programs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on SAIL and Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to offer hiking club event on Thursday, Nov. 19

SAIL and Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to offer hiking club event on Wednesday, Oct. 14

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 on Wednesdays. This month’s hike will be from 3:45-5:15 p.m. … Continue reading

Posted in Kids and nature, Outdoor events, Outdoor programs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on SAIL and Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to offer hiking club event on Wednesday, Oct. 14

Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to hold open house on Monday, Oct. 12, at UAS Sitka Campus

Sitka youth ages 5-18 and their parents are invited to an open house from 5-7 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 … Continue reading

Posted in Kids and nature, Outdoor events, Outdoor programs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Sitka Conservation Society seeks donations of canning jars for Applooza

The Sitka Conservation Society is looking for donations of quart and pint (preferably the shorter, wide-mouth pints) canning jars for a 4-H project called Applooza. During the project, participants in the Sitka 4-H club will harvest apples from the apple … Continue reading

Posted in Kids and nature, Outdoor programs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Sitka Conservation Society seeks donations of canning jars for Applooza

AK Experience Camp gives youth ages 11-18 a chance to experience Alaska skills and adventure

Registration is open for the AK Experience Camp, 4-H Alaska Skills and Adventure, hosted by the Juneau District of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service. All Southeast Alaska youth ages 11-18 are invited to attend a fun-filled, five-day … Continue reading

Posted in Kids and nature, Outdoor events, Outdoor programs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on AK Experience Camp gives youth ages 11-18 a chance to experience Alaska skills and adventure

“Let’s Grow Sitka” garden education event is Sunday, March 20

Mark your calendars, because the 2011 “Let’s Grow Sitka” gardening  education event opens at noon and runs until 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 20, at the Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall on Katlian Street. Celebrate the first day of spring and … Continue reading

Posted in Kids and nature, Outdoor programs, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on “Let’s Grow Sitka” garden education event is Sunday, March 20