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Peninsula Art Gild Exhibitions in November

The Peninsula Art Guild is hosting two exhibitions in November at the Kenai Fine Arts Center, 816 Cook Avenue in Old Town Kenai across from the Oilers Bingo Hall.  The public is invited to the First Thursday Opening Reception, 6-8 PM, Nov. 6, 2014 for the Annual Watercolor Exhibit and The Soldotna High School Art Club Exhibit.  The art center […]

October 31, 2014 ·

Seward Alternative Energy Fair Art Contest

Calling All Student Artists! The Seward Alternative Energy Group announces their first Alternative Energy Art Contest. This contest is open to students K-12 and the artwork should include images and/or themes that show the residents of Seward utilizing clean energy and alternative energy resources (biomass, geothermal, “small” hydro, sun, and wind). Submissions must be on 8 ½ x 11 or […]

October 31, 2014 ·

Learn the laws about designated parking for people with disabilities

By Joyanna Geisler, ILC Advocate – Dear City of Seward Residents, I am writing this letter as an advocate for persons with disabilities.  In the past the Independent Learning Center (ILC)  in Seward with the cooperation of the City of Seward has sponsored a “warning ticket” for drivers and vehicles illegally parked in designated parking spaces for people with disabilities.  […]

October 31, 2014 ·

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING: The Seward Coordinated Transportation Group will be holding a public meeting on Monday, November 3rd, 2014, 11:00am at Seaview Community Services conference room. All public, private non-profit, and private for-profit transportation providers, as well as the general public, are invited to attend, participate, and provide comment on the Seward Coordinated Transportation Plan. For a copy of […]

October 31, 2014 ·
Seward High 3-D Art

Seward High 3-D Art

Happy Halloween!  Here are a few ceramic projects from Seward High and Seward Middle School this year!  A ton more here at our blog! Andy Hughes Grade 12 Dana Van Slyke Grade 10 Bekah Dean Grade 10 Bekah Dean Grade 10 Elannah Camp Grade 12 Elijah Gundersen Grade 8 Alex Estes Grade 11 Victoria Piro Grade 10 Tiffanie Rook Grade […]

October 31, 2014 ·

PTSA Garage Sale Rescheduled for November 8

The fall three school garage sale is scheduled for November 8th from 9 AM till 2 PM at the high school cafeteria. Drop off of your really cool stuff to sell is from 2 till 6 PM on Friday the 7th. Drop off is at the loading dock in back of the cafeteria. We could always use help at this […]

October 31, 2014 ·
Trick-or-Treat at Seward Mountain Haven

Trick-or-Treat at Seward Mountain Haven

  Join Seward Mountain Haven residents and staff for a Happy Halloween! Trick-or-Treaters will be welcomed from 4-6PM, on Friday, October 31.    

October 30, 2014 ·

Seward Bear Creek Flood Service Meeting

The Seward Bear Creek Flood Service Area will hold a regular board meeting at 6:00 pm, Monday, November 3, 2014. The agenda includes a presentation by the Upward Bound High School project, and establishing the FY2015 State Capital Project Requests. The meeting will be held at the KPB Seward Office in Sea View Plaza, 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. The […]

October 30, 2014 ·
Come out and join us as we celebrate our dedicated volunteers and this past year’s successes

Come out and join us as we celebrate our dedicated volunteers and this past year’s successes

October 30, 2014 ·
PTSA Annual Wreath & Garland Fundraiser

PTSA Annual Wreath & Garland Fundraiser

October 30, 2014 ·
National Novel Writing Month goings on

National Novel Writing Month goings on

If you’ve taken the 50,000 words in 30 days pledge for the month of November, be sure to stop by the Seward Community Library Museum on Saturday November 1st between 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm for the NaNoWriMo Kick Off Event. Bring your creative drive, something to write with, and something calorically dense to share. Also at the Seward Community […]

October 30, 2014 ·
Downtown Trick-or-Treating. Friday 2-4 PM

Downtown Trick-or-Treating. Friday 2-4 PM

There are more than 20 downtown businesses participating in Halloween Trick-Or-Treating this year. All along 4th Street, from TelAlaska and Seward United Methodist Church to Alaska’s SeaLife Center and Zudy’s Cafe there are businesses welcoming trick-or-treaters. And don’t forget some of the businesses off of 4th, like Rez Art Coffee Shop, the Library, and our new Ukanuzit. If you take […]

October 29, 2014 ·
SPRD Bulletin October 29

SPRD Bulletin October 29

Join us for the Halloween Carnival this Friday from 6 to 9pm!! Glacier Family Medicine Pumpkin Prowl and the Family Masquerade Ball Letter of Thanks! Little scarecrows, witches, goblins & princesses and were out in force for the Glacier Family Medicine Pumpkin Prowl on Saturday, October 25th. Over 100 community members turned out for the annual event. Droves of costumed […]

October 29, 2014 ·
Ballot Measure 2 Marijuana Legalization Forum

Ballot Measure 2 Marijuana Legalization Forum

There has been a clarification in the marijuana legalization forum scheduled for Thursday, October 30, at 7PM at the Seward Community Library. Kristina Woolston will speak in Opposition of Ballot Measure 2 in place of Tom Tougas. In opposition of Ballot Measure No. 2: Kristina Woolston: “Kristina Woolston was raised in the southwest village of Naknek where she grew up commercial fishing with her […]

October 29, 2014 ·

SBCFSA Regular Meeting November 3

The Seward Bear Creek Flood Service Area will hold a regular board meeting at 6:00 pm, Monday, November 3, 2014.  The agenda includes a presentation by the Upward Bound High School project, and establishing the FY2015 State Capital Project Requests. The meeting will be held at the KPB Seward Office in Sea View Plaza, 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. The […]

October 29, 2014 ·
And Now the World Again November 6 & 7

And Now the World Again November 6 & 7

Doug Capra’s latest play will debut on November 6 at 7PM and again on November 7 at 7PM. Bring in two cans of food for the food bank and received half off of general admission.

October 29, 2014 ·
City Approves Land Lease Swap Transfer between City and Railroad

City Approves Land Lease Swap Transfer between City and Railroad

Heidi Zemach for SCN – All of the same faces were up front again in the Council Chambers at City Hall at Monday night’s Seward City Council Meeting following a brief swearing-in ceremony for the four re-elected incumbents Marianna Keil, Rissie Casagranda, Dale Butts and Iris Darling. Keil was reappointed vice mayor. Most significant was the council unanimously passing a […]

October 29, 2014 ·
Hear Ye, Hear Ye!  Come Visit the Book Fair!

Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Come Visit the Book Fair!

The Seward Elementary Library has been turned into Sir Readalot’s Castle and is now filled with engaging, entertaining books.  On display are hundreds of affordable books for preschool through elementary aged students, including interesting non-fiction books, riveting chapter books, beginner reader books and gift hardback books.  There are several cookbooks and a handful of adult fiction books as well.  Consider […]

October 28, 2014 ·

Borough Assembly Report

28 October 2014 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   We welcomed the three newly seated assembly members, Blaine Gillman of Kenai, Kelly Cooper of Homer, and Stan Welles of Sterling/Funny River to their first meeting. This is also the meeting to reorganize the assembly, and Dale Bagley was unanimously elected President, and I was unanimously elected Vice President. […]

October 28, 2014 ·
If you love to SWIM, Seward Tsunami Swim Club is for you! FUN SWIM and Try outs, Nov 2 from 3-5

If you love to SWIM, Seward Tsunami Swim Club is for you! FUN SWIM and Try outs, Nov 2 from 3-5

Seward Tsunami Swim Club will be having a FUN SWIM and Try Outs for all swimmers interested in joining the club on Sunday, November 2 from 3-5pm at the Seward Pool.   Remember to check your clocks because of the time change! Swimmers must be between the ages of 5-18 and be able to swim from one end of the […]

October 28, 2014 ·

Halloween Medic First Aid/CPR Class

Yolanda Ifflander RN and Emily Mechtenberg RN will be providing a MFA/CPR class on Friday 10/31/14 from 10:30-2:30pm. This class will be held at Seward Elementary. We encourage babysitting-age kids and any community member interested in getting MFA/CPR certification for a bargain price of $12.00. Call us at 224-7574 to reserve your spot.

October 28, 2014 ·

USCG Haunted House October 30

The United States Coast Guard is hosting a free Haunted House at the USCG building on X-Float on October 30. The haunted house will be open from 6-7PM for kids and 7-10PM for adults.

October 28, 2014 ·

Thank You from Marathon Wrestling Club

I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who came out and participated in Marathon Wrestling Club’s second annual taco feed/fundraiser auction, this past Friday. I spent a couple of evenings selling tickets for the fundraiser in the entry way of Safeway and I don’t know how many times someone bought a ticket and said “I won’t be able […]

October 27, 2014 ·

Seward El Looking for Exercise Bikes

Seward Elementary School is looking for used, but functioning, home exercise bicycles that are adjustable to elementary age children. If you have one that is just gathering dust and would like to see it put to good use, please drop off at the Elementary School Gym or contact Mark Fraad, Seward Elementary School PE Teacher, at 224-7565. (please feel free […]

October 27, 2014 ·
Ballot Measure 2 Marijuana Legalization Forum October 30

Ballot Measure 2 Marijuana Legalization Forum October 30

Come learn more about the pros and cons of marijuana legalization at a special forum this week Thursday Oct 30th, 7-8 pm Seward Community Library Museum   On the pro side: Larry Kirk, Chief of Police from Eastern Missouri: “The idea that we are now a ‘paramilitary’ organization has been detrimental to our profession. We have killed innocent people in […]

October 27, 2014 ·