City of Seward

Joint Library Catalog and PIN Fix

Joint Library Catalog and PIN Fix

The Joint Library Catalog is Live!  The Seward Community Library & Museum joined the Joint Library Catalog (JLC), a consortium of 78 libraries across Alaska, on April 27, 2016.  This shared catalog serves over 65% of Alaska with over 3.5 million items.   Check out our new catalog at  www.cityofseward.us/libmuscatalog. The […]

Free Children’s Books at the Used Book Sale

Free Children’s Books at the Used Book Sale

The books are out! The Used Book Sale begins today in the community room of the Seward Community Library Museum, 11am – 6pm and 11am to final sale hour tomorrow and shut down by 6pm. Did you know that all children’s books through Young Adult are free? We have free […]

Volunteers Needed for Pink Cheeks Triathlon!

We are getting there!  Down to 72 volunteers needed! Thinking Pink! Volunteers Needed! The annual Pink Cheeks Triathlon will be held on Saturday, May 7th. The triathlon wouldn’t be possible without all the wonderful volunteers.  Please consider helping with this fun community event. We are looking for the following: Pool […]

Reminder May 2nd Scholarship Applications Due

Reminder May 2nd Scholarship Applications Due

The Friends of the Seward Library Museum is currently accepting applications for the annual Swetmann Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity is available to Seward-area students, between the ages of 16-21, who have been schooled in the Seward area for at least two years and carry a current library card. Applicants are […]

Used Book Sale is Coming!

Used Book Sale is Coming!

We are still accepting book donations upstairs at the library, read our donation guide here before you donate. Volunteers are needed to man the book sale Friday and Saturday plus set up and take down. Sign up to help here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0A48AFAA2CA5F85-used2

SPRD Bulletin & 2016 Pink Cheeks Sign Up

SPRD Bulletin & 2016 Pink Cheeks Sign Up

Polar bear Pink Cheeks Triathlon Pink Cheeks online registration is now open go to www.runsignup.com and type in Polar Bear Pink Cheeks Triathlon. Sign up today for this year’s race while there is still room! 5K run, 10K Bike and 600 yard swim in that order. Course will remain the […]

Scholarship Applicants Wanted

Scholarship Applicants Wanted

Know a Seward student looking for some financial help with university, college or technical community college? The Swetmann Scholarship is now open to all persons between age 16 to 21. More information and the application can be found on our website: www.friendsofsclm.org under the scholarship page. Or email us at […]

National Heritage Area seeks grant applications

National Heritage Area seeks grant applications

The Kenai Mountains-Turnagain Arm National Heritage Area is soliciting grants for 2016-2017. Some of the most popular grants this time of year are school field trip grants that provide transportation costs for classrooms visiting sites within the KMTA National Heritage Area. This year, kindergartners and middle school students from Seward […]

Seward Halibut Tournament

Seward Halibut Tournament

Although the Seward Halibut Tournament in June is still a few months away, you’ll want to book your charter now.  Congratulations to Jonah Deboard a Seward high school junior and winner of the 2016 Seward Halibut Logo Contest and $200. The halibut tournament in Seward is growing in popularity and […]