Next year, Alaska celebrates its 150th anniversary (Photo Alaska150.com).

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Jeff Budd, of the Greater Sitka Arts Council, and Ranger Ryan Carpenter will be in the studio to talk about statewide celebrations of Alaska’s sesquicentennial.  October 18, 2017 marks the 150th anniversary of Alaska becoming a United States territory.

A community planning meeting is scheduled for Thursday, June 23 at 7 p.m. at Sitka National Historical Park.