Sitka Archives and Photos
Highland Games brings performers to Sitka Pioneer Home
The City of Juneau Pipe Band (formerly Stroller White Pipes & Drums) went to Sitka to participate in the Sitka Seafood Festival and Highland Games this past weekend. While there, the band and several young Highland dancers performed for the Sitka Pioneer Home which took place at 1:30 Saturday afternoon.
Nearly 20 residents enjoyed the music and watching the dancers before indulging in their annual ice cream social.
Governor Sean Parnell with Pioneer Homes Nurse II Kelly Ferguson
during Sitka Alaska Day
July 2010 - Sitka's New Roof photos
July 2010 - Artist Rie Munoz
Artist Rie Munoz donated 25 of her prints to the Sitka Pioneers' Home. The home's administrative team celebrated the gift with Munoz at a reception held in her honor, July 10, 2009. From left: Klaudia Leccese, social services, Judi Blankenship, environmental services foreman, Rie Munoz, artist, Peter Kennedy, maintenance foreman, Shirley Downing, nurse manager and Philip Welsh, administrator. (Photo courtesy James Poulson/Daily Sitka Sentinel)
Click here for Juneau Empire article July 20, 2009.
New carpet 2009