On Friday, July 28, Derek Zanetti, also known as The Homeless Gospel Choir, performs at 7pm. Derek is a protest singer, author and artist based out of Pittsburgh, PA. His new album, Normal, is being promoted by A F Records and highlighted by NPR Music. “Through his on-stage humor and vulnerability, […]
Holland America’s grant program awards grants to non-profit organizations that benefit residents of Seward and Moose Pass. The Seward Arts Council received a grant to help fund a new light board for Port City Players. The more modern equipment will benefit audiences at Seward’s thespian productions.
Dance & Aerial Festival It’s summer, it’s Homer, who wouldn’t want to be here? And more importantly, who wouldn’t want to be here dancing or watching dance? This is a question I asked myself during my inaugural journey to this beautiful place three short years ago. This month, that vision […]
Hope you can join us for some live music with the Derral Gleason Trio at Resurrect Art, Saturday, July 15 at 7pm. Gleason’s music is “a mix of high-energy from-the-gut melody with muscle rock ’n’ roll, and soul-kissed Texas blues.” We’re asking a $10-$15 donation at the door and the […]
The people of Seward United Methodist and New Beginnings Baptist Churches are providing a safe space for kids during this Friday’s Art Walk at Seward UMC. Care is provided between 6-8 PM and is intended for toilet-trained children ages 3-10.
The Seward Community Band is joining the Star of the North Band from Minnesota to present a free community concert at 7 pm Friday, June 30 at the Alaska SeaLife Center. In case of rain the concert will be held at Seward High School. Please come welcome the Star of […]
Famous blues artist John Lee Hooker Jr will be performing his Gospel funk music at 2pm on July 3rd at the park pavilion. This is part of the annual prison ministry program produced by Frank Dahl and John Lee Hooker Jr. They visit six Alaska prisons helping to give hope to those […]
From Micheley Kowalski- Hi Coffee House Friends! I just wanted to make sure you know about our show coming up on Friday, June 23. Michael Howard is back, this time playing with Kory Quinn. Kory played a great show here last summer, and this duo won’t disappoint. Kory’s music is […]
Opening First Thursday July 6, 5 – 7PM will be an exhibition by Sonya Kelliher-Combs, at Kenai Fine Art Center, 816 Cook Avenue, Old Town Kenai. All galleries are open from noon to 5:00 pm Wednesday through Saturday, staffed by volunteer artist participation. Call 907-283-7040 for further information.
There are still a few spaces available in the Garden Art Workshop for Children. The workshop is free but advance registration is required.
The Kenai Peninsula Quilting Guild is sponsoring a Trunk Show by Joan Shay. This show is open to the public at no charge. Joan Shay’s Petal Play, “ appli-bond” method appeals to both beginners and experts because you can also utilize this technique successfully in your own designs. Joan offers an exciting informative trunk […]
By Michelle Strubeck for Seward City News- First Friday was another success as local businesses opened their doors to showcase the talents of many area artists. Each venue offered something unique and creative making the rest of us wish we had that special talent. No matter what your taste in […]
From Micheley Kowalski- Hello Friends of Resurrect Art! I just wanted to give you an update on two events happening at Resurrect Art this week. First off, we have the talented Kwangsook Schaefermeyer as our First Friday artist. Her show titled “Let It Shine” will feature acrylic paintings. We’re so […]
The June First Friday is almost here! Come out and visit various shops throughout downtown and the harbor as they feature artists and offer free snacks and drinks. This Friday, June 2 from 6pm-8pm. Everyone welcome! Hope to see you Friday!
Alaskan born artist John Coyne of Palmer recently designed and created a sculpture for AVTEC that is simply titled “AVTEC”. You may have noticed it in front of the Applied Technology, Diesel and Heavy Equipment building. John was selected to create this piece through Alaska’s Percent for Art program. This is […]
The Kenai Peninsula Quilting Guild is sponsoring a Trunk Show by Cynthia England. The event will take place at 7pm on Friday, June 2 at the Christ Lutheran Church, located at 128 Soldotna Avenue in Soldotna. This show is open to the public at no charge. Cynthia is best known for […]
Austin Music Hall of Famers The Hickoids are heading out on a couple of tours this spring and summer. They’re bringing along the The Beaumonts on a slew of dates, including their Nashville stop, where they’ll donate some of fallen Hickoid Davy Jones’ ephemera to the Country Music Hall of […]
Join us on Tuesday, June 13th at 10:00AM for a puppet show! Steven’s Puppets will return to The Seward Community Library & Museum for a performance of The Sleeping Beauty with beautifully hand carved marionettes as part of our annual Summer Reading Program. The Stevens Puppets Alaska Tour program was […]
Upcoming Sea Grant Events April 1–May 31: Get Your Feet Wet!, statewide online July 20–22: Engaging Alaska Youth in STEM and Community Resilience, Fairbanks August 7–11: Northwest Aquatic and Marine Educators annual conference, Homer September 7–10: Rainforest Festival, Petersburg September 20–21: Planning and Facilitating Collaborative Meetings, Anchorage October 12–13: Smoked […]