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Free Children’s Books at the Used Book Sale

Free Children’s Books at the Used Book Sale

The books are out! The Used Book Sale begins today in the community room of the Seward Community Library Museum, 11am – 6pm and 11am to final sale hour tomorrow and shut down by 6pm. Did you know that all children’s books through Young Adult are free? We have free […]

Seward Music & Arts Festival – Call for Vendors!

Seward Music & Arts Festival – Call for Vendors!

The Seward Music & Arts Festival (SMAF), held annually at the Dale R. Lindsey Alaska Railroad Intermodal Terminal, is a celebration of music, dance and artistic craftsmanship that entertains a wide variety of creative interests.   This even includes many talented musician and performers, a dynamic children’s area with educational […]

Reminder May 2nd Scholarship Applications Due

Reminder May 2nd Scholarship Applications Due

The Friends of the Seward Library Museum is currently accepting applications for the annual Swetmann Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity is available to Seward-area students, between the ages of 16-21, who have been schooled in the Seward area for at least two years and carry a current library card. Applicants are […]

Bear Glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park. Steve Fink photo.

Bear Glacier Rescue a Success

By Mike Bissonette for Seward City News – When Jennifer Neyman and Christopher Hanna were flown out to Harding Icefield area of Kenai Fjords National Park on Friday looking for adventure, they found more of it than anticipated ending with their successful rescue from Bear Glacier on Tuesday. The two […]

Used Book Sale is Coming!

Used Book Sale is Coming!

We are still accepting book donations upstairs at the library, read our donation guide here before you donate. Volunteers are needed to man the book sale Friday and Saturday plus set up and take down. Sign up to help here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0A48AFAA2CA5F85-used2

Lost Lake Run Update

We are jut a few days away from registration day for the Lost Lake Run. The full registration opens for the Lost Lake Run at 6 am on April 1st, 2016. At 6 am AKDT, we will have a link available on the home page of the Lost Lake Run […]

PFD Filing Reminder: March 31, 2016

PFD Filing Reminder: March 31, 2016

A Message from the Seward City Clerk – Reminder that the Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend Application Filing Deadline is March 31, 2016.  Please see the state’s website for more information: https://pfd.alaska.gov/ (you can also check on your filing status as well)   Paper applications are also available at the Seward Legislative […]

Scholarship Applicants Wanted

Scholarship Applicants Wanted

Know a Seward student looking for some financial help with university, college or technical community college? The Swetmann Scholarship is now open to all persons between age 16 to 21. More information and the application can be found on our website: www.friendsofsclm.org under the scholarship page. Or email us at […]