Category: City of Seward

Nominations Open for Local Historic Preservation Efforts

Nominations Open for Local Historic Preservation Efforts

This annual award recognizes local preservation efforts and encourages community understanding and appreciation of Seward’s history. For over 100 years, many Seward citizens have enriched our sense of place and community. Without the hard work and civic pride of those that came before us, Seward would not be the exemplary […]

Kids’ Carnival Set for January 28th

Kids’ Carnival Set for January 28th

The Seward Teen and Youth Center is hosting a Kids Carnival on Polar Bear Jump Day. January 28th from 2-4pm at AVTEC Gym. There will be 20+ games for kids ages 1-8yrs old. Prizes for every game. A great way to spend the cold afternoon. Tickets cost .50 each and […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Seward Police Department Awards

Seward Police Department Awards

On Friday Dec 16th, the police department held our annual Christmas Party/Awards Banquet. 2016 Police Officer of the Year, for an officer who distinguished themselves by actions which represent the highest standards of the police profession – Officer Morgan Woodard 2016 Correctional Officer of the Year, for exceptional leadership skills […]

SPRD Bulletin Dec. 2016

SPRD Bulletin Dec. 2016

Sports and Recreation at the AVTEC Gym will be closed Dec 24th – Jan 1st for Maintenance and Cleaning. Happy Holidays!   Adult Basketball League End of Season Tournament Adult Basketball League is over – Great turn-out of fans! Congratulations to Miss Melody for claiming the 1st place trophy. 2nd […]

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 […]

SPRD Bulletin Dec. 5, 2016

SPRD Bulletin Dec. 5, 2016

Sports & Rec Seward Parks and Recreation Department (SPRD) public recreation hours to the AVTEC Gym: the public is invited to drop-in every Tuesday and Thursday from 8 am to 9 pm.  Each Wednesday, the public can attend 8 am to 2 pm and Saturdays from 10 to 6pm. Free […]