Announcements

AZA Grants Accreditation to Alaska SeaLife Center

AZA Grants Accreditation to Alaska SeaLife Center

Silver Spring, Maryland (September 14, 2016) – The Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA) today announced that the Alaska SeaLife Center was granted accreditation by AZA’s independent Accreditation Commission. “Only zoos and aquariums that meet the highest standards are accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums,” said AZA Interim Present and CEO […]

SPRD Bulletin Sept. 23rd, 2016

SPRD Bulletin Sept. 23rd, 2016

SPRD Bulletin…  Letter of Thanks Seward Parks and Recreation would like to graciously thank Earl Kloster for the generous donation of a sectional sofa to the Middle and High Schoolers at the Teen Rec Room. Your contribution is greatly appreciated. Thank you, from all of us!   Halloween Carnival The […]

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the American Library Association and libraries nationwide join together to remind parents, caregivers and students that signing up for a library card is the first step towards academic achievement and lifelong learning. A public library card is a ticket to free […]

Hazardous Waste Collection Day, Saturday Sept. 24

Hazardous Waste Collection Day, Saturday Sept. 24

Hazardous Waste Collection Day Saturday, September 24, 2016 8:00 am – 5:00 pm ADT Seward Transfer Facility 3200 Dimond Seward, AK All Ages Free to households; fees charged to commercial disposers Contact NRC Alaska (877) 375-5040 to pre-register and for specific questions Kenai Peninsula Borough Solid Waste Dept (907) 262-9667 for general questions This event […]

Electronics & Storm Preparedness

Electronics & Storm Preparedness

By John Fouts, Electric Utility Manager, City of Seward – Just a friendly reminder to turn off AND unplug all unneeded electronics during the storm.  Although our crews have been doing a great job clearing the lines, we cannot find every potential problem.  The high winds may cause power surges […]

Major Storm System Inbound

There is a major storm front inbound to the Seward area that is expecting 5-7  inches of rainfall in a 12-18 hour period.  See the current weather warning here: http://forecast.weather.gov Report at 508 AM Monday Sept 19: FLOOD WATCH…CORRECTED NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 508 AM AKDT MON SEP 19 2016 […]

Absentee In Person Voting Starts Monday

Absentee In Person Voting Starts Monday

Absentee In Person voting for the City of Seward and Kenai Peninsula Borough Municipal Election begins Monday, September 19, 2016 in City Hall. Voting will be in the City Clerk’s Office on the first floor. Voting hours are from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday from now through October […]

It’s Time for the Seward Music & Arts Festival!

It’s Time for the Seward Music & Arts Festival!

It’s finally time for the 2016 Seward Music & Arts Festival!  There will be live music and dance performances, with local-Alaskan artisan craft and food vendors featured. The festival begins on Friday, September 23rd and ends on Sunday, September 25th. The festival is an exciting conclusion to the busy summer […]

Hobbit Day Celebration Sept. 17th!

Hobbit Day Celebration Sept. 17th!

Join us at the Seward Community Library & Museum on Saturday, September 17th, to celebrate our favorite hairy-footed, fictional friends, Bilbo and Frodo Baggins! We’ll have movies, crafts, and CAKE! 10:30 AM The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (PG-13) Elevenses will be available during the movie. Elevenses is a Hobbit’s third […]

Oktoberfest at The Cookery on Oktober 1st.

Oktoberfest at The Cookery on Oktober 1st.

Join Chef Kevin Lane and his crew at The Cookery in downtown Seward for their 2nd annual Oktoberfest.  There will be a $25 German buffet that will include sausages, wienerschnitzel, and kraut. Of course a variety of beers on tap ready to celebrate this festival of brews. The doors open […]