Sitka Maritime Heritage Society
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Board Member Application
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2020 Wrap Up
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More Past Events
Thanks to ...
Work parties 2018
Construction Documents and RFQs
2014 Work Pics
Boarded up Windows No Longer!
Steaming + Deglazing + Rebuilding
Glazing the Windows!
Painting Windows + Installing
Boathouse Prep and Painting!
Oral History Videos
World War II and Japonski Island
Photos and Articles
Bob DeArmond Sitka History Columns
Water Safety Checklist
What do you think Sitka Maritime Heritage Society should do and be to best serve our community?
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Where do you live?
Other place in Alaska
Other in United States
If outside Sitka please specify:
How have you heard about or been involved with the Sitka Maritime Heritage Society?
Member or business supporter
I've attended events
I read the website
I've heard about it in the newspaper, radio
I follow on social media
More detail if you want:
What is your age?
age 31 to 50
age 51 to 65
65 and up
What are some events, activities or online materials by SMHS you have taken part in and enjoyed?
Are there activities, events or online materials that you took part in that weren't worth the time?
What are some programming areas you think the Sitka Maritime Heritage Society should focus on?
Interviewing/Oral history recording of elders
Pub talks and other informal presentations about maritime topics
Classes, workshops for kids
Classes, workshops for adults
history gathering, interviews by youth
fun community events, festival around boats
arts and music events
literature, poetry, spoken word events
more historical material on line
museum display (already begun)
walking tour of maritime history
harbor tours (by boat)
tours through the Japonski Island Boatshop building
WWII tours of Japonski Island
Specifically, what would you like to see the SMHS do? If possible, name specific topics or subjects and age ranges for classes, etc.
As you know, a nonprofit needs earned income to be sustainable. What are some ideas you think would be productive?
Walking Tours of Maritime History, WWII history, waterfront today
space rental to coffee cart or food truck
space rental in the building
classes and workshops
build a dock and rent space
Your ideas for earned income?
What are some areas you'd be interested in working on?
Work party on the building
Helping with events
fund raising expertise
help with mailings, other tasks
organizing classes, or teaching a class
all of the above - I'd like to join the board!
Other skills or interests I'd love to volunteer with
Optional - if you'd like to be more involved or just join the email list!
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What is your interest/preference (join mailing list, join board, interested in volunteering etc.)
Phone: (907) 623-8054
Mail: PO Box 2153
Sitka, Alaska 99835
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