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Hames Center director Cindy Edwards and Americorps Volunteer Garrett Bauer discuss Family Fun Day, 2-4 PM Sat May 11. The climbing wall, bouncy castles, and the new Sitka Fire Dept. ladder truck will all be on hand. Learn more about Family Fun Day and other programs at the Hames Center.
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Hames sets day for Family Fun
Author and former hospice nurse Cathy Cuenin has personal experience living with cancer and transplant. She's developed a tool for helping people manage overwhelming situations. She's giving a workshop today (8-27-14) at Brave Heart Volunteers (Noon, Pioneer Home Manager's House, lunch provided. Suggested donation $45, scholarships available). more
The Sitka School Board will consider asking the state legislature for almost $2-million in the coming year, in order to help the district meet newly-adopted standards. The board convened in its first regular session of the new school year Monday night (8-25-14). Meeting state education standards is the first of several costly priorities in Sitka’s schools this year. Also a possibility: A $1.5-million upgrade of Vilandre Field. more