Upcoming SSSC Events

New opportunity for undergraduate students to do research on giant kelp!

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News, Upcoming SSSC Events | December, 04, 2017 | by 0 Comments

We are seeking undergraduate students in Sitka interested in marine research The project, “Nutritional quality and composition of Macrocystis pyrifera at the northern end of its range”, will provide an…

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Next Natural History Seminar Series presents “Spalted Wood: From Ancient Art to Modern Science”

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News, Upcoming SSSC Events | November, 29, 2017 | by 0 Comments

The next Natural History seminar features Dr. Sara Robinson presenting “Spalted Wood: From ancient art to modern science” on Thursday December 7th at 7:30pm at UAS room 229. Wood colored…

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ECO-DISCOVERY – THE DANGEROUS JOURNEY OF THE SILVER SALMON, October 27 10AM to NOON

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News, Upcoming SSSC Events | October, 25, 2017 | by 0 Comments

Come explore the salmon‘s life-cycle through interactive stations, overcoming multiple obstacles in order to survive this dangerous journey.

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U.S. and Canadian Scientists Explore Major Undersea Earthquake Fault

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News, Upcoming SSSC Events | October, 23, 2017 | by 0 Comments

“An international team of scientists just finished probing the depths of the Pacific Ocean offshore of Alaska and British Columbia, to better understand the Queen Charlotte-Fairweather Fault. During the past…

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Welcome Dr Alek Petty October Scientist in Residency!

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News, Upcoming SSSC Events | October, 04, 2017 | by 0 Comments

  Join the Sitka Sound Science Center staff and Board in welcoming Dr. Alek Petty as our next Scientist in Residency Fellow, here from October 8th to October 31st, 2017….

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Haunted Aquarium and Hatchery

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News, Upcoming SSSC Events | September, 20, 2017 | by 0 Comments

Join us on Saturday, October 21 from 6-8pm, for our Haunted Aquarium and Hatchery.  We will have some spooky arts and crafts for the kids, as well as some tasty…

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Sitka Sprouts is Back!

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News, Upcoming SSSC Events | September, 08, 2017 | by 0 Comments

  Sprouts is back! The first Sprouts of the season will take place on September 19th at 10:30am. Sprouts is a free science education program for children ages 3-5 yrs and…

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Behind the Scenes – Spawning! Thursday, September 7th @5:30pm

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News, Upcoming SSSC Events | September, 05, 2017 | by 0 Comments

***Date has been changed to Thursday, September 7th** The first “Behind the Scenes” of the 2017 fall season will take place this Thursday, September 7th, from 5:30 – 7pm at the…

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Introducing our Junior Naturalist Program

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News, Upcoming SSSC Events | July, 28, 2017 | by 0 Comments

The program takes school-aged kids on an in-depth journey through the Ahlgren Aquarium and SJ Hatchery, where they will complete different quests.  Once all five quests have been completed, they…

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Visiting Physics Professor to Give Talk at Sitka Public Library

News at the Sitka Sound Science Center, Recent SSSC News, Upcoming SSSC Events | July, 27, 2017 | by 0 Comments

Professor Kurt Hinterbichler will be presenting “Measuring the Size of the Universe” at Sitka Public Library on Thursday, August 3rd at 6pm. Hinterbichler was born and raised in Albuquerque, New…

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