Recent News & Information
This month’s “Fourth Thursdays: Our History” program at 7 pm Thursday, April 26 will be a presentation by Dennis McLain, who will share his passion for all things nautical in his program about the reliable Lowell dories. Originally designed for the Gloucester, Mass., fishing fleet, these boats later found widespread […]
Join FNBA Security Officer Don Krohn and Corporal Patrick Messmer in an educational forum on fraud and shoplifting prevention. Meetings take place at the Seward Community Library on April 26th from 11am – 2pm.
by Brinna Langford- I’ve dedicated my life to teaching in Alaska. Here’s why I’m leaving. I recently read an opinion piece published in the Anchorage Daily News titled, “Alaska, I’m Breaking Up With You.” and while the tone set by the author does not mirror what I see every day […]
The Bear Bell run is a one-mile race just for kids ages 3-12. The course follows the Waterfront Bike Path. Check-in is at the Branson Pavilion at 10:00 am; race starts at 11 am. Register at Seward Parks and Recreation (519 4th Ave) or go to our website at www.cityofseward.us. […]
Race starts at 10am. Register here. For more info call Austin Ledford at 224-4054 or Melanie Hauze
Join us to help beautify the city cemetery! Help us scrape headstones, remove rocks and sticks, pull weeds, rake cones, and haul waste. Contact Latesha Layne for more information at 224-4055.
We need your help to clean up the town! Join the annual community litter and trash clean-up day! Pick up bags at Parks and Rec from 10 am to 4 pm. Prizes will be awarded for those who collect the most trash! There will be a hot dog dinner and […]
WANTED – kids to ALWAYS wear helmets! Terry’s Tires Bike Safety Rodeo featuring Shoreside Petroleum’s “Helmet Junction” happens on Saturday, May 12 at 10am to High Noon at City Hall. Bring your bike down for Bike Inspections, Bike Education, Shoreside’s Helmet Junction, Barrel Racing, Obstacle Course, Pump It Up! Prizes will […]
TelAlaska and Seward Parks and Recreation are proud to present the 16th Annual TelAlaska Volleyball Tournament! Get your adult (18 or older) B, C or D league team together for a great day of competitive volleyball. Tourney format will be based upon the number of entries. $150 early bird fee […]
Seward Parking department will be adding gravel materials and grading the exit lane from the Northeast Harbor Parking area off Port Avenue around Friday, April 20, 2018. Please remove boats, trailers and vehicles from the driving lanes. The Parking department will be signing, posting and closing sections of City Harbor […]
Interested in gardening, but don’t have space at home? Looking to get involved in the community and meet new people? Always wanted to take up gardening, but don’t know where to start? Interested gardeners of all experience levels are invited to become member’s of Seward’s Community Garden by the Bay. […]
Saturday is the day for the Writer’s Workshop and Book Read with the Author!! Come join us at the SeaLife Center, Bear Conference Room as we join live with the author by distance technology. Thank You to the Alaska SeaLife Center for supporting this community event! 2:30-3:30 War Spies and […]
Due to recent warm temperatures and snow melt, Kenai Fjords National Park has closed the Exit Glacier Developed Area to snowmachine use. This closure includes the road to Exit Glacier within the park boundary, parking areas, the designated route through the campground to Exit Creek, and within Exit Creek. When […]
Seward’s Community Garden by the Bay is excited to host Casey Matney, PhD Agriculture/Horticulture from the Kenai Peninsula district of UAF’s Cooperative Extension Service to present on Cold Climate Gardening Basics. The presentation is FREE to attend and open to the community. This class is scheduled for Thursday, April 19th […]
Help raise money for the Seward Bike Park with a community fun bike ride on April 22nd. Bring a bike and a friend and enjoy the last day of Exit Glacier Road being closed and snow free! Check in at 1:30, donations accepted.
You are invited to attend the annual Spring Permitting & Agency Information Day April 24th , 10am-2pm at Seward Library Community Room Agency representatives will be available to assist with your permit application, summer project and provide information on: ♦ Planning ♦ Permitting ♦ Flood Risk Prevention ♦ Updated Building […]
Seward Community Book Club is Saturday, April 21st at 11am in the Upstairs Meeting Room. Come discuss the dystopian society of the The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood and then pick up a copy of The Tortilla Curtain by T.C. Boyle. Bring a dish to share. Seward Community Library & […]