Skansie House | Harbor WildWatch
On July 30, 2014, Harbor WildWatch partnered with the City and the Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the grand opening of their new location at the historic Skansie House located in the Park on Harborview Drive. The site will also act as a satellite Visitor Information Center. In honor of the town's rich maritime history, information on the Skansie Family adds to the overall experience of the visit.
Ribbon-Cutting Photo - Lita Dawn Stanton (holds clock set to Croatian time in honor of the Skansie family), City Tourism & Communications Director Karen Scott, Visitor Center Coordinator Nancy Davenport, Chamber of Commerce President Warren Zimmerman, Harbor WildWatch President Joyce Murray, City Administrator Ron Williams, and Harbor WildWatch Executive Director Lindsey Johnson. HWW provides environmental education to preserve and enhance Gig Harbor and surrounding areas for future generations.