Announcements

New Members Needed for Japan Exchange Association

Each year since 1973 the Seward International Friendship Association (SIFA) has assisted the City of Seward to coordinate a summer exchange program for high school students with our sister city of Obihiro, Japan. Now SIFA is in need of new members and people willing to take on leadership roles in […]

Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement

Thursday, Jan 12 Snowfall will return to Southcentral Alaska beginning tonight and continuing into Saturday morning as a weather system moves into  the area. Snow is expected to begin along the Gulf Coast tonight  and then spread inland on Friday. For the Anchorage area and the Matanuska valley, the snow is  […]

Baby and parents swim at the pool together two afternoons a week. Heidi Zemach photo.

Seward High School Pool Schedule

Seward High School Pool Schedule Jan 9 – May 26 2017 Closed Jan 16 and April 16, and evenings Feb 2, 3 and Mar 2.  Spring Break schedule Mar 12 – 19. When school is in session, please enter through main entrance. Schedule subject to change. Call 224-3900 for current […]

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

The Seward Community Library & Museum is excited to present the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program. It’s as simple as it sounds—make a goal to read 1,000 books to your child before Kindergarten. This program has been launched in libraries across the country as an effort to increase the development […]

Annual Grant Cycle Now Open – Seward Community Foundation

Seward Community Foundation News Release – Happy New Year, All! The Seward Community Foundation is now accepting annual grant applications, with a deadline of March 1, 2017 for local nonprofits to submit funding requests. Most annual grants range from $2,000 to $10,000, but larger awards may be considered with advance approval from the board. […]

Creative Christmas Music!

Creative Christmas Music!

Christmas is a special time especially if you are into music and children or both.  This past week Seward had opportunities to experience it all at the annual traditional Christmas concerts for both the elementary and middle schools.   Yet they were anything but traditional.  While many of the songs had […]

URGENT WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

URGENT WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 938 AM AKST FRI DEC 23 2016 Link here: https://inws.ncep.noaa.gov/a/a.php?i=7936556 WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…WHITTIER…SEWARD…GIRDWOOD… MOOSE PASS 938 AM AKST FRI DEC 23 2016 …WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SATURDAY […]

Fa La La La La La Don’t Drive Impaired

Fa La La La La La Don’t Drive Impaired

(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) – Most everyone is in a festive mood. Even Grinches still tend to partake in the merrymaking of large gatherings. As the holiday parties get into full swing keep in mind a plan to get home safe and sound. To help remind you to not drive impaired, the […]