Events & Camps

All of our events are free to the general public:

High School Youth Academies

Elementary School Culture Camps

Middle School Culture Camps

Tlingit Language Classes

Workshops

We provide all supplies needed for the event. A registration form is required for the youth academies & culture camps. Academy/Camp enrollment is taken on a first come, first serve basis.

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Date Title Description
June 11 Canoe Welcoming Many will gather for the 2014 Annual Canoe Welcoming.  Canoes from Angoon, Hoonah, Hydaburg, Kake, Sitka and Wrangell will reach the Sandy Beach shore. Join the Canoe Welcoming to greet the paddlers.  Location: Sandy Beach. Volunteers contact: Victoria Johnson, victoria.johnson@goldbelt.com OR 957-6606
July 7-18 High School Youth Academy Tlingit language, values, and pedagogy will bridge with rigorous science content through immersion experiences that emphasize natural processes, ecology and cultural relationships to the land.  Registration is required and the application will be posted soon. For more information, contact Lyle James, lyle.james@goldbelt.com | (907) 790-1423

7/30 – 8/1

8/6 – 8/8

Middle School Culture Camp

This day camp will take place during two 3-day sessions. Students will engage in hands-on activities, field experiences and Tlingit language immersion. Topics include plant identification, harvesting and preservation, beach identification and build a canoe.
For students entering grades 6 – 8

For questions contact lyle.james@goldbelt.com | (907) 790-1423
Middle School Camp APPLICATION

Aug 4 – 8 Elementary School Culture Camp This day camp will take place at Thunder Mountain High School.  Students will engage in hands-on activities and Tlingit language immersion.  This camp will take place from 9 AM to 4:30 PM every day!
For students entering grades K-5
For questions contact lyle.james@goldbelt.com | (907) 790-1423
Elementary School Camp APPLICATION