Our favorite Alaska children’s books

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If you want to share your wanderlust for Alaska with the children in your life, look no further than this compilation of some of our favorite Alaska-themed children’s books. You can share your dreams of traveling to Alaska with your children by introducing them to the state with this collection. Or maybe you and your…

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Your guide to volunteering in Southcentral Alaska

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Get in the spirit of giving this holiday season! Check out these local Alaska organizations where you can volunteer or give back this year. Bean’s Café exists to fight hunger in all ages, and there are plenty of opportunities for people to give back to the community and volunteer during the holidays. Year-round, Bean’s Café…

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‘I spy’ Alaska wildlife quiz

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The great state of Alaska is crawling with wildlife. Each clue below describes one of Alaska’s most iconic wildlife species. See how many animals you can guess based on the clues below. Play against your friends to see who gets the most right! Answers are listed at the bottom of the page. 1. I spy…

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Gifts for dad this Father’s Day

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Looking for a Father’s Day gift for dad? Treat him to a getaway in Alaska or the Yukon, or bring him home a locally made keepsake from our Westmark gift stores that will last a lifetime. Vacation deals If you want to treat dad to a vacation he’ll never forget, book him a stay at…

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5 Reasons to Host Your Next Event at Westmark Fairbanks Hotel & Conference Center

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Whatever event you’re planning, make it even more memorable by traveling to the Westmark Fairbanks Hotel and Conference Center. Designed with your needs in mind, nothing has been spared to provide all the professional amenities, services and space you need to pull off an amazing event. From small groups to large parties, we can accommodate…

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