Park Evening Program on WWII
Sitka National Historical Park begins a series of evening programs with a presentation by Park Ranger Jon Fish on the WWII fortification of the Sitka area. The program starts at 6:30 pm on Thursday, August 14th, in the visitor center theater. It will include historical photographs and discussion of the lasting effects of the war and the military buildup. Those who were here at the time are particularly invited to attend. The program is free and open to the public. Please call 747-0110 for more information.
Did You Know?
Brown and grizzly bears are classified as the same species. Brown bears found inland and in northern habitats are often called “grizzlies” while “brown bear” is used to refer to animals found in coastal areas.