Park Hosts Evening Program of Storytelling
Sitka National Historical Park continues its 2008 series of evening programs with an evening of cultural storytelling hosted by Park Ranger Dee Komakhuk. This program is an opportunity to hear cultural stories, and to share your own stories. Tundra tea will be served, and you’re invited to bring finger foods to share. Please join us from 6:30 – 8:00 pm on Monday, September 8th, in the visitor center theater. The program is free and open to the public. For more information, call 747-0110.
Did You Know?
The Battle of 1804 marked the beginning of Russian governance in Alaska. All that remains of this last major conflict between Europeans and Alaska Natives is a clearing at the site of the Tlingit fort and battlefield.