The event, which is hosted by the Sitka Conservation Society encourages Sitkans to dress as their favorite plants, animals and bugs in observance of Earth Day. Many sported silly hats, animal onesies, or hand crafted costumes as they paraded from downtown Sitka's Lincoln street to the Sitka Fine Arts Campus.
Pacific High School students have practiced karate, done somersaults in the air and walked on balance beams -- all in the last week.
The school has been holding a "boot camp" of sorts to expose students to different fitness regimes.
Sitka Conservation Society held its annual "We Love Our Fishermen Lunch" at Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School today (2-17-16) to thank the commercial fishermen who donate salmon and other seafood to provide school lunch to students in Sitka.