Jeff Budd, with the Greater Sitka Arts Council, discusses tonight’s performance of the Haunted Wind Chimes (7 PM at the Sheet’ka Kwaán Naa Kahídi), and Saturday’s songwriter contest (7 PM at the Performing Arts Center). Click here for a full schedule of ArtiGras events. Cindy Edwards, with the Hames Center, outlines Sunday’s “Fine Hearts Camp,” 4-6 PM Sunday.
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Wind Chimes, songwriters, heart health on tap for weekend
Raven News will broadcast the meeting live, as usual. There is also a livestream available on the city website. more
Dave Miller, Chief of the Sitka Fire Department, was joined by Fire Captain Jani Snyder to discuss their upcoming firefighter training. The department is actively recruiting more volunteer firefighters to be trained and IFSAC certified, which authorizes the volunteer to fight fires in Alaska and throughout the United States. The Firefighter I class begins on September 15, 2015 and will run through December. The training is designed for volunteer firefighters, but can also be a launch pad for career firefighters. Downloadable audio. more