Category: Arts

Live Irish Music January 20th at Resurrect Art

Live Irish Music January 20th at Resurrect Art

Live Irish music by Dubliners John Walsh, Pat Broaders and Tommy Martin at Resurrect Art Coffee House on Friday, January 20th at 7:00 p.m. Together the three will blend their decades of musical knowledge, tell stories, and entertain you while listening to traditional Irish music: John Walsh on the banjo, […]

French Science Fiction Story Set in Seward

French Science Fiction Story Set in Seward

What would Seward be like in a world where society has lost its grip? Stephane Desienne, a French science fiction writer, has written a new book exploring this question. Amidst the dystopia, a giant floating city appears. The mysterious metropolis anchors in the middle of Resurrection Bay. If you would […]

Arctic Entries Storytelling Event Tickets

Arctic Entries Storytelling Event Tickets

The Seward Nordic Ski Club is presenting a night of true life stories from local folks and you’re invited! Join us at 7 p.m. on January 19, 2017, at the Seward High School Auditorium. If you haven’t heard of this wildly popular series, Arctic Entries brings Alaskans to the stage […]

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 […]

Seward High Art

Seward High Art

Ho Ho Ho today was the last day of the semester! Here is a bit of art from Seward High if you’d like to see the good work these teenagers are doing. Hope everyone has great holidays and our blog is here with much much more! This assignment was to […]

Monday – New SEWARD CITY FLAG to Fly!

Monday – New SEWARD CITY FLAG to Fly!

This Monday 12/12/16 marks the official raising of the new Seward City Flag. The new flag will be flown at four locations: in front of City Hall, the Harbor, Benny Benson Memorial Park, and within City Council chambers. You are invited to view the raising of the chambers flag during […]

SHS Art: Reductive Block Prints

SHS Art: Reductive Block Prints

Nicole Charlie The first semester is wrapping up here at Seward High and we are ready for our holiday break! SHS Art students completed block prints and did a great job!  The artistry was in identifying and simplifying the image into 3 different values (light medium dark) and also showing […]

Drop-In Craft at the Museum

Drop-In Craft at the Museum

Stop by the Seward Community Library & Museum on Friday, December 9th and Saturday, December 10th between noon and 4:00PM for a wintertime craft at the museum kitchen table. We will be making paper snowflakes. For more information, contact libmus@cityofseward.net or (907) 224-4082.

Seward Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair December 2-3

Seward Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair December 2-3

  Seward Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair MUSIC Schedule Friday, December 2 5-6pm Dave & Chris 6-8pm SANTA and free pictures, one per family 8-9pm Slacktide   Saturday, December 3 10-11am Three Girls & a Mic-from Seward Middle School 11am-noon Snow River String Band Noon-1pm Mark & Aimie Chase of […]

Seward High Art: Hero Portraits

Seward High Art: Hero Portraits

Seward High Art Students made a painting of someone they admired and included a related quote, thinking about font and composition. They drew these by hand and mixed their own colors! Great job!  More paintings and art here at our blog! Emilia Whitcome Meghan Mullaly Rebekah Christensen Riley von Borstel […]

Chamber of Commerce Logo Contests

Chamber of Commerce Logo Contests

The Seward Chamber of Commerce is holding three logo design contests.  The logos needed are for the 2017 Halibut Tournament, Mount Marathon Race, and Silver Salmon Derby. See the links below for more information.   2017 Seward Silver Salmon Derby Logo Contest 2017 Mount Marathon Race Logo Contest 2017 Seward […]

The real crew films Sugar Mountain at right, as actor/Channel 11 reporters film left. Heidi Zemach photo

Filmed in Seward, Sugar Mountain to be Premiered at AIFF 2016

Anchorage, AK— The Anchorage International Film Festival (AIFF) is excited to announce the films that will make up the 16th annual program of “Films Worth Freezing For” to be celebrated December 2-11, 2016. After nearly doubling the amount of international, independent films submitted from previous years, AIFF staff are excited […]

Port City Players Presents The Last 5 Years

Port City Players Presents The Last 5 Years

The Seward Arts Council presents a Port City Players production of The Last Five Years opening on November 11th 12th 13th and 17th 18th and 19th running for two weekends at the Resurrect Art Coffee House at 7pm. General Admission is $15 with a discount for SAC members, military, seniors and students. Drama Desk […]

SHS SMS Alternative Energy Fair Art

SHS SMS Alternative Energy Fair Art

Seward Energy Forum & Fair took place last weekend at Avtec! This fair brought light to clean, alternative sources of energy such as geothermal, biomass, solar, wind, and hydro energy. Students from K-12 made art inspired by this subject matter and did a great job! This show was juried by […]

Seward High School Art: Ceramic Frames

Seward High School Art: Ceramic Frames

These frames were more difficult than I’d imagined to construct! Students made a paper pattern first and then traced their design onto clay slabs. The photos slide into a little compartment in back and all the frames have a way to be hung too! Thanks students for your patience and […]