Sitka Pride 2024

Includes Pride Camp, Skate Night, LGBTQ2+ Hike, Movie Night, Variety Show.  And – last but not least – Sitka’s Pride March at Noon on on June 22. See page 2 of the printed June Sitka Soup for a full list of events with times and locations. Follow Sitka Pride on Facebook for details. Email sitkapride.ak@gmail.com…

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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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Xóots Elementary School

According to a March 8, 2024 article by KCAW’s Robert Woolsey, “Baranof Elementary School in Sitka has a new name. The Sitka School Board voted unanimously on Thursday (3-6-24) to make the change, culminating a lengthy discussion on a different-yet-related topic: The need to make cultural education a more immersive experience in Sitka for everyone.…

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Arctic Institute Colonialism Series

“Indigenous peoples have inhabited the Arctic since time immemorial, establishing rich regional cultures and governance systems long before the introduction of modern borders. The Arctic Institute’s 2022 Colonialism Series explores the colonial histories of Arctic nations and the still-evolving relationships between settler governments and Arctic Indigenous peoples in a time of renewed Arctic exploration and…

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