Local Seafood Shares in 2024

We’ve extended the Alaskans Own CSF Seafood Share “Early Bird Sale” until Saturday, April 20! Order now to get your wild Alaska monthly seafood shares throughout the year at a discounted rate.  White Fish and Seafood Variety Shares begin in May and Salmon Shares begin in July. Seafood Shares are available in Sitka, Juneau, Anchorage, Fairbanks, Seattle and Bellingham…

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NW Coast Beginning Basketry

“Art S183 Harvest and Preparation of Basketry Materials” – Saturdays and Sundays from April 27 through May 5 from 9am-5pm at Sealaska Heritage Arts Campus, Textile Room 2, Downtown Juneau. Capacity is limited. Class cost is $25 (There is an additional fee of $90 for students seeking UAS credit.) Previous experience is not necessary to…

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Sea Life Garden Compost

Slow-turned in-house for a potent fish waste and alder chip-based compost. 1.5 cubic feet bags, 35 lbs. each, $15.89 (tax included). piatribal.org The IGAP program works hard to help recycle and create this high-potency compost product. Brandon mixes fish waste with alder chips into the composter, which helps to turn the organic material, creating the…

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Community Vision Podcast Club

Join fellow Sitkans in Transition Sitka’s Community Vision Podcast Club – kicking off Wednesday, April 3rd from 6pm to 7:30pm at the See House, behind St Peter’s Church at 611 Lincoln St. We’ll listen to a selected podcast episode independently beforehand and meet the first Wednesday of every month to see where our discussions take…

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SE Dough Co. Baked Goods

SE Dough Co. Menu update:  Challah loaves are now on the menu weekly! You can find them under the “yeasted” section below. Community Loaf (gets delivered directly to SAFV) – $6 Sourdough: Spiced Mini Babka – $10 Whole Wheat Big – $9 Whole Wheat Mini – $4.50 Kalamata Olive Big – $11 Kalamata Olive Mini…

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Fish Eye Coffee Drive-Thru

(907) 623-0384 – Open 6am-5pm Mon-Fri, 7am-5pm Saturday, 8am-4pm Sunday. Walk-up or Drive-thru for hot beverages & snacks. 607 Halibut Point Road in the AC Lakeside parking lot.

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What are you in the mood for?

In the Mood for:  Sushi?  Pho or Korean BBQ?  Classic Stir-Fry? Remember these restaurants – Open 7 days a week for Dine-in or Take-out Little Tokyo (907) 747-5699 Asian Palace (907) 966-4600 Kenny’s Wok & Teriyaki (907) 747-5676 Find Menus for all three at SitkaEats.com

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Native Pollinators, Plants & Gardening

Here is some valuable information from Yakutat Tlingit Tribe about pollinators, plants & gardening! What are Pollinators? Pollination is the first step that creates new generations of plants, and is the fertilization of a plant’s female organs. Pollinators are the agents which facilitate fertilization, moving pollen to the ovule of another plant. Common pollinators include…

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Ludvig’s Bistro is Open!

Chef & Owner Edith Johnson confirmed that Ludvig’s Bistro at 256 Katlian St., Sitka will be open for dining year-round. Now taking reservations for the Winter Season – October 2023 through March 2024 Open for Sunday Brunch & for Dinner on Thursday, Friday, Saturday – find out more at ludvigsbistro.com New “Sitka-friendly” online reservation system…

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Traditional Foods & Seasonal Harvest

Seasonal harvest allows us to be active, learn about local flora/fauna, and obtain nutrient dense foods. There are numerous wild foods that we can harvest over the course of the year. Lingít X’áax’i (Crabapple) Harvesting:  Crabapple trees have reddish-green, oblong berries in the fall. Look for trees or shrubs along the coast. Preparing:  Crabapples can…

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Sitka Tribe’s Kayaaní Commission

Sitka Tribe of Alaska’s Kayaaní Commission meets the Last Monday of Every Month from 6:30-8:30pm. All are welcome to attend, including STA Tribal citizens, plant knowledge holders, and anyone who wants to learn about harvesting plants. The August meeting will be Monday August 28th – Join the meeting in person at the STA office at 204…

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Pizza Express NEW Menu

Pizza Express’ new menu is now posted on Sitka Eats. Go to sitkapizzaexpress.com to order online using “Toast.” Or, phone (907) 966-2428 to order for pick-up or delivery.

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Spotlight on Devil’s Club – S’axt

Oplopanax horridus A perennial shrub that thrives naturally in the wet woodlands of the Pacific Northwest. An intimidating plant!  It’s tall stalks are covered in sharp spines, a powerful symbol of strength and protection. The vibrant green leaves unfold from the top of the stems in a graceful in elegant way. The smell is one…

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Local Food & Garden Resources

Sitka Local Foods Network (SLFN) – The Sitka Local Foods Network is a 501(c)3 non-profit group whose mission is to increase the amount of locally produced and harvested food in the diets of SE Alaskans. Find out more about this group at https://sitkalocalfoodsnetwork.org/about/ and how you can get involved as a volunteer at https://sitkalocalfoodsnetwork.org/%E2%80%A2-volunteer/ Sitka…

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Bear Country Convenience & Coffee

Open Tuesday-Saturday 7am-11pm, Sunday + Monday 7am-8pm. Cafe Bar open every day till 6pm, with espresso drinks, Kaladi Bros. coffee, Italian sodas, chai teas and more! Fresh baked goods coming in late November!

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