Tag Archives: University of Alaska Southeast-Sitka Campus

Natural History Seminar Series hosts Winter Birding 101 presentation

Learn about birds that winter in the Sitka area during a Winter Birding 101 presentation at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 9, at the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus. Matt Goff and Gwen Baluss will talk about how to … 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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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

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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

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Sitka Bike Rodeo, National Bike to School Day, classroom events put spotlight on kids’ cycling and safety

  As the temperatures warm up, two events this week will highlight kids’ cycling and safety in Sitka — the Sitka Bike Rodeo on Saturday, May 2, and the second annual National Bike to School Day on Wednesday, May 6. These two … Continue reading

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Earth Week activities include the Parade of the Species, a youth eco-challenge, a garden work party, and more

Earth Day is on Wednesday, April 22, and Earth Week is April 19-25. Sitka will host a variety of activities for Earth Week, including two volunteer days at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, a recycled costume-making class, a garden work party, a discussion … Continue reading

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Natural History Seminar Series to feature presentation on Mushrooms of Alaska’s Southern Coasts

The next topic of the Natural History Seminar Series will feature Kate Mohatt presenting “Mushrooms of Alaska’s Southern Coasts.” The presentation is at 7:30 p.m. on Friday Sept. 19, in Room 229 at the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus. Kate Mohatt is … Continue reading

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