Resurrection Lutheran Church will hold its annual rummage and bake sale on Saturday, May 28, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Donations of items to sell are gratefully accepted through May 27; to arrange a drop-off, call 491-0706.
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Young Life will be hosting a free car wash this Saturday, May 28th, from 11-3 at the back of the NAPA Auto Parts parking lot. Donations are gladly accepted. The money raised will be used to help send 7 high school students to Camp in Oregon June 10-18.
Icicle Seafoods is to be sold to Cooke Aquaculture, one of the largest farmed salmon companies in Canada. See this article at Alaska Dispatch News for more information: http://www.adn.com/business/article/big-player-farmed-salmon-buying-icicle-seafoods/2016/05/10/
The implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) is in full swing. The state is asking for stakeholder input on how ESSA will be implemented in Alaska. The state will be holding a series of webinars to acquire this input. The press release and information on how to attend […]
By Spencer Burgin for SCN – “Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.” – Maya Angelou. Seward Community Librarians, Valarie Kingsland, and Michelle Quinn took the time to answer questions about […]
By Mike Bissonette for SCN – Seward has been described as the best kept secret in Alaska. With the mountains, glaciers, Resurrection Bay, and the rush of the travel season, it is easy to gloss over the depth of incredible stories all around town. The Small Office of AA Seward Air […]
The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a regular meeting Monday, June 6th at 6:00 pm, at the KPB Seward Annex office in Sea View Plaza at 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. The agenda includes Presentation by UAF Dept. of Geology & Geophysics, Correspondence from FEMA Regarding KPB […]
If you see a dozen kids sampling stream flow in California Creek or biking the Bird-to-Gird trail, they might be part of a new Four Valleys Community School summer program supported in part by a grant from Kenai Mountains-Turnagain Arm National Heritage Area (KMTA). Scholarship support for the Community School’s […]
Dear Seward Community Member, The Child Care Program Office would like to take this opportunity to follow-up with the community of Seward after the community meeting that was held on April 19, 2016. During that meeting, the Seward community requested the checklists we use when conducting inspections and clarification of […]
The Seward Paddling Association is hosting two events on June 5, 2016. We will have a summer gear swap and bake sale at the Rae Building from 11AM-1PM. We will also be hosting a potluck at the Seward Pavilion at 7PM. We could use help making these events happen! […]
On Monday, May 23rd at 7 PM, local high school graduates Moriah and Susannah Doepken will be performing a concert at Resurrect Art Coffee House on 3rd Avenue in Seward. The concert will be a fundraiser for their National Debate Competition trip for this summer. Suggested donation is $10. This […]
On May 21, exactly forty-nine years ago to the day, seven Boy Scouts from Seward Troop 327 planted a skinny, 4′ tall Sitka Spruce sapling by City Hall to commemorate the 1867 Alaska Purchase Centennial Year. As the 150th anniversary of the purchase of Alaska from Russia approaches, local historian Lee […]
SPRD Bulletin… Bike Rodeo Thanks! Seward Parks & Rec would like to thank everyone who helped with the annual Bike Safety Rodeo Sat, May 7th. With the help of volunteers and contributors the Rodeo was another fun community event. Thank you to our title sponsor Terry’s Tires and to […]
Kids Fishing Day will be held Saturday, May 21 from 8am-Noon at First Lake Park, behind AVTEC building on 2nd Avenue. Children ages 4-6 years old in one group and children 6 and over in another group. Kids fishing and then hot dog roast begins at 10 a.m. Drawings for […]
Check out the beautiful new bronze statue of renowned pioneer dog musher Jujiro Wada by Fifth and Railway Avenue near the Alaska Sealife Center. The detailed sculpture was commissioned by the Seward Iditarod Trail Blazers. It was created by Pat Garley, assisted by Colleen Wake, of Arctic Fires Bronze Sculptureworks of Palmer, Alaska. […]
Interested in having the Seward Arts Council include your business in its First Friday advertising each month? Please fill out this form 10 days prior to the event, and we’ll include you in all advertising!
On June 1, Kenai Fjords National Park will be gathering to celebrate the National Park Service 100th anniversary. As part of the celebration, the park is honored to have National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis provide his vision for the next 100 years of stewardship, community and youth engagement. The […]
Challenge Life will be hosting a basketball camp at Seward High School June 16-18th. The camp will be for 3rd-12th graders and will focus on skill training and fundamentals. Please see the flyer for more information and come have fun with these great coaches!
On May 16th Seward High School celebrated the graduation of its 2016 class. Forty four students received their diplomas. The evening before, during the awards ceremony, the graduates were awarded local scholarships worth more than $55,000. The community support given for the graduating seniors is tremendous. With the cost […]
By Jim Doepken – On Monday evening, May 16th, 41 students from Seward High School Class of 2016 graduated in a ceremony attended by family, friends, and many community members from Seward and Moose Pass. As with many graduation ceremonies, the festivities started with the “Pomp and Circumstance” playing and […]
Seward High School Pool Summer Swim Lessons 2016 June 14 – 30 T & Th evenings Preschool ( 3 – 5 yrs old) 5:15 – 6:00 pm Levels 1/11 6:00 – 6:45 July 5 – 14 T & Th evenings (this is 4 lessons only) Preschool and level […]