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What's out there for the kids?

...It's ongoing, but so far, our results show a pretty significant gap as kids get older," said Discovery Southeast Executive Director Shawn Eisele.Just the same, many of those who work to get kids interested in the outdoors feel positive...
Local teacher honored with DSE inaugural award

...usually important.""It's been really heartwarming to see all the nominations come in," said Discovery Southeast Executive Director Shawn Eisele. "Juneau is really fortunate to have educators that put a priority on this, and we're really...
25 Years of Discovering Southeast

...annual auction and dinner is celebrating the past 25 years and looking forward to the next 25, said Discovery Southeast Executive Director Shawn Eisele. "I'd really love to make sure we reconnect with people for whom it's been important, and...
Neighbors Digest

...excited to award these high fund-raiser prizes," said Marc Wheeler, the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Southeast executive director. "We do it to thank those folks who put in the extra effort raising money for Big Brothers, Big Sisters...
'Backyard' bonanza

...exploration that abounds with the help of inquisitive students and encouraging naturalists, said Discovery Southeast Executive Director Beth Weigel. "We try to think about their backyard as their classroom," she said. "For example, at Auke...
Nonprofits team up as funding dwindles

...Vinny's can happen without the power of volunteers and collaboration," Austin said. Austin, United Way of Southeast Executive Director Jodi Kilcup, and Elizabeth Williams of the Boys & Girls Club of Juneau talked about the need for collaboration...
Stow your trash carefully: The bears are back in town go door-to-door in Juneau to talk to people about proper garbage storage and bears, said Discovery Southeast Executive Director Larry West. "We're trying to identify people who are willing to work with neighborhoods, so to speak...
Discovery Southeast seeks artists and volunteers

...plant's peeled stalks. Carving and painting of the beads is encouraged. For more information contact Discovery Southeast Executive Director Beth Weigel at 463-1500. Discovery Southeast is a nonprofit organization made up of experienced naturalists...


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