Announcements

SPRD Bulletin May 15

SPRD Bulletin May 15

SPRD Bulletin… Bike Rodeo Thanks! Seward Parks & Rec would like to thank everyone who helped with the annual Bike Safety Rodeo Sat, May 9th. 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 Shoreside Petroleum, the“Helmet Junction” sponsor.  Both of these businesses give very […]

May 16, 2015 ·
USCGC MUSTANG Promotes Safety First

USCGC MUSTANG Promotes Safety First

  By LT Matthew Brinkley, Commanding Officer, USCGC MUSTANG – In preparation for National Safe Boating Week and the 2015 fishing and boating season, your local US Coast Guard Cutter MUSTANG (WPB 1310) wants to share some reminders to stress the importance of safety to help reduce boating accidents and fatalities. Boating safety is one of the Coast Guard’s top […]

May 15, 2015 ·

Coast Guard Observes National Safe Boating Week in Alaska

United States Coast Guard 17th District Alaska News Release – Coast Guard Observes National Safe Boating Week in Alaska KODIAK, Alaska — In recognition of National Safe Boating Week 2015, the Coast Guard and Coast Guard Auxiliary across Alaska are encouraging and promoting safe boating practices to protect lives at sea. The National Safe Boating Week campaign is a public outreach […]

May 15, 2015 ·
Seward PTSA Garage Sale May 23

Seward PTSA Garage Sale May 23

Its spring so it must be time for the semi annual PTA garage this Saturday May 23rd! As always it will be held in the high school cafeteria starting at 9 AM and ending at 2 PM. Donated items can be dropped at the loading dock in the back of the cafeteria starting Friday at 2 PM. If items need […]

May 14, 2015 ·
Take the Survey ONLINE and enter into a raffle for prizes!

Take the Survey ONLINE and enter into a raffle for prizes!

Please take the Seward Community Health Needs Assessment Survey! When you’ve completed the survey, forward this to your family and friends in the Seward to Moose Pass area. This survey is conducted every three years and the information has been used by many local organizations to address health and wellness needs in the community.

May 14, 2015 ·
SeaLife Summer Festival & Summer of Sharks Grand Opening Celebration

SeaLife Summer Festival & Summer of Sharks Grand Opening Celebration

Join the Alaska SeaLife Center for the first ever SeaLife Summer Festival and Summer of Sharks Grand Opening Celebration! The Center will be hosting daytime activities on the ASLC plaza and adjoining property, featuring free live music and arts and crafts vendors. Our ticketed fundraising event starts at 6:30 pm with a Sustainable Seafood Appetizer Showdown, exclusive access to the new exhibit, meet-and-greet […]

May 13, 2015 ·
Seward Harbor Opening Weekend May 16

Seward Harbor Opening Weekend May 16

May 13, 2015 ·
Job posting for temp job at the Forest Service Seward Office

Job posting for temp job at the Forest Service Seward Office

There is a temp job at the Forest Service, Seward Office. See this flyer for more information:Seward RD Outreach for Customer Service Representative GS-0303-03 vacancy announcement  

May 12, 2015 ·
Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council announces election of Board Officers

Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council announces election of Board Officers

Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council News Release –  The Prince William Sound Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council held its annual board meeting in Valdez, AK during the first week of May.  Among other business, the meeting convened to elect new board officers for the year ending in May 2016. The newly elected executive committee includes; President; Amanda Bauer, representing the City of Valdez, […]

May 12, 2015 ·

Hazardous Waste Collection Day May 16

Hazardous Waste Collection Day Date Saturday, May 16, 2015 Time 8:00 am – 5:00 pm ADT Where Seward Transfer Facility 3200 Dimond, Seward, AK  <http://maps.google.com?q=3200+Dimond+Blvd%2c+Seward%2c+AK+99664> The Kenai Peninsula Borough’s hazardous waste program gives households and small businesses the opportunity to properly dispose of hazardous waste and chemicals. Businesses are charged a fee; households are free. All businesses must pre-register with […]

May 12, 2015 ·

Chugach National Forest-Forest Plan Revision Update in Seward & Moose Pass May 13

Join us during our Spring Forest Plan Revision meetings. We will share and discuss the work that has taken place during our current Forest Plan Revision process. We will identify what’s changing and what’s staying the same in the existing Chugach Forest Plan and we will share the next steps in the process, including the release and public review of […]

May 11, 2015 ·
AKTEACH: Summer and Fall Semester Registration is Now Open!

AKTEACH: Summer and Fall Semester Registration is Now Open!

A quality education for your children All levels of learning Proven and accredited curriculum Remediation Summer Course dates: May 26th August 14th Fall course Dates: August 17th December 18th The AKTEACH Homeschool program offers access to a wide variety of high quality educational resources that meet the individual needs of every homeschool family. The AKTEACH Homeschool program offers access to […]

May 11, 2015 ·
Retirement Party for Karen Chase May 17

Retirement Party for Karen Chase May 17

May 11, 2015 ·
Volunteers needed for new flower bed at the Fisherman’s Mural

Volunteers needed for new flower bed at the Fisherman’s Mural

  Please help us add more beauty to our town! The Seward Mural Society and a bunch of local gardeners are doing a joint project.  A new flower bed is being installed in front of the Fisherman’s mural on the Oriental Garden Restaurant building on May 20 & 21, 26, and 28-30.  Coordinated by Resurrection Bay Garden Club member Lori […]

May 11, 2015 ·

Join the Seward Paddling Association for a Community-Wide Pot Luck on Friday, May 29!

COMMUNITY-WIDE POT LUCK ON FRIDAY, MAY 29! ALL OF SEWARD IS WELCOME TO ATTEND TO KICK OFF THE 2015 SUMMER! Just a reminder to ALL Seward folks that there will be a community-wide pot luck on Friday, May 29 to support the new SEWARD PADDLING ASSOCIATION! All of Seward is welcome to attend to kick off a great summer ahead […]

May 11, 2015 ·

“Celebrate Seward” $10 Half Day Kayaking Tours for Seward Locals with Kayak Adventures Worldwide

$10 HALF DAY KAYAK TOURS FOR SEWARD LOCALS! Join Kayak Adventures Worldwide for our second annual “Celebrate Seward” Tours!  From Wednesday May 20th to Saturday May 23rd KAW will be hosting two half day tours daily in hopes to get Seward locals out on the water before the busy summer season! We aim to expose the community to our environmentally […]

May 11, 2015 ·
Seward HS Pool Schedule June 8 ­-Aug 9, 2015

Seward HS Pool Schedule June 8 ­-Aug 9, 2015

May 10, 2015 ·
Local Band Blackwater Railroad Company Starts their Record Release Tour in Seward

Local Band Blackwater Railroad Company Starts their Record Release Tour in Seward

Seward residents Katy Larkin, Tyson Davis, Andy Zamarripa, Noah Hull Diamond and Isaac London, known affectionately as Blackwater Railroad Company, are set to undertake their first state-wide tour in support of the new album, Sound of Home. The new album was a labor of love featuring ten original songs like the band’s first single: Kids at Play.  You can listen […]

May 8, 2015 ·
Open House & Garage Sale May 9

Open House & Garage Sale May 9

May 8, 2015 ·

Friday, May 8, 2015, is Provider Appreciation Day

It is a special day to recognize child care providers, teachers and other educators of young children everywhere. Started in 1996 by a group of volunteers in New Jersey, Provider Appreciation Day is appropriately celebrated each year on the Friday before Mother’s Day. The founding organizers saw the need to recognize the tireless efforts of providers who care for children […]

May 8, 2015 ·

Hurricane Dave at Rez Art – Free!

Join “Alaska’s Favorite Cheechako” for a fun afternoon of acoustic music at Resurrect Art Coffee House, starting at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 9. Hurricane Dave’s specialty is quirky original music about living in Alaska, but you never know when he’ll lapse into oldies mode and play some classic rock, country, folk or blues. Rez Art is at the corner of […]

May 7, 2015 ·
Terry’s Tires Bike Safety Rodeo & Super Saturday Clean Up May 9

Terry’s Tires Bike Safety Rodeo & Super Saturday Clean Up May 9

May 6, 2015 ·
Qutekcak Native Tribe’s 34th Annual Youth and Scholarship Potluck and Auction May 8

Qutekcak Native Tribe’s 34th Annual Youth and Scholarship Potluck and Auction May 8

  Please join us on May 8th at 5:30 PM at the Seward Elementary School for our 2015 Youth and Scholarship Potluck & Auction! 5/4/2015 Qutekcak Native Tribe (QNT) is pleased to announce our 34th Annual Youth and Scholarship Auction with a potluck dinner May ” at :30pm located in the Seward Elementary School multipurpose room. The evening starts with […]

May 6, 2015 ·
Travel Raffle – Win Two Unrestricted Alaska Air Tickets

Travel Raffle – Win Two Unrestricted Alaska Air Tickets

May 6, 2015 ·
From the city manager, regarding 4th of July Beach garbage

From the city manager, regarding 4th of July Beach garbage

The City of Seward received a report of debris and trash at Fourth of July beach and at the sewer lagoon Tuesday afternoon. City employees responded to identify the scope of the issue and set plans in motion to clean the beach and vacuum the small foil packets the were along some of the fence at the lagoon and on […]

May 6, 2015 ·
Community Foundation Celebrates Local “Givers” with Grant Awards

Community Foundation Celebrates Local “Givers” with Grant Awards

By Seward Community Foundation – The Alaska SeaLife Center’s Rocky Coast gallery provided a dramatic backdrop for the Seward Community Foundation’s “Donor Appreciation and Grant Awards” event last Thursday evening, with over 50 attendees joining Foundation representatives as nearly $100,000 was granted to local nonprofits for 12 worthy projects. Former SCF Advisory Board member Jim Fredrickson served as the evening’s […]

May 5, 2015 ·