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Adult Basketball Officials  Needed

Adult Basketball Officials Needed

Adult Basketball Officials Needed for the City of Seward Parks and Recreation Department Certified Referee: $45 per game (Become certified at asaa.org) Non-Certified Referee: $25 per game For more information Contact Austin Ledford aledford@cityofseward.net or 907-362-4011 Seward Sports Officials Association (SSOA) Seward Parks & Recreation Department (SPRD)   Classified Ad […]

SPRD announces public AVTEC Gym hours

SPRD announces public AVTEC Gym hours

Seward, AK – Seward Parks and Recreation Department (SPRD) announces public recreation hours to the AVTEC Gym or Student Services Center effective next Tuesday, November 15:  New to customers will be an 8 am opening for morning work outs.  Also new this fall will be the reduction in the number […]

AVTEC Gym will be open to the public sporadically

AVTEC Gym will be open to the public sporadically

Seward Parks & Recreation Department will be opening the AVTEC Gym at 519 Fourth Avenue sporadically while the City moves supplies and recreation equipment back into the customer service window.  Openings will coincide with Adult Basketball League schedules, or every Tuesday and Thursday night from 6 pm to 9 pm.  […]

SPRD Bulletin & Halloween Carnival Information

SPRD Bulletin & Halloween Carnival Information

SPRD Bulletin…  Halloween Carnival The Annual Community Halloween Carnival is coming up Monday, October 31st 6 to 9pm Booth space is now available, reserve your spot today call Josie at jmcclain@cityofseward.net or download a form from our website: carnival-booth-forms www.cityofseward.us   Glacier Family Medicine Pumpkin Prowl at Forest Acres Park Sat, Oct […]

Family Story Time and Chili Feed, 4pm, today Oct 8th

Family Story Time and Chili Feed, 4pm, today Oct 8th

Join us at 4pm today at the Seward Community Library Museum for a family story time. Featuring Roger Fuson, a member of the Anchorage Storytellers’ Guild. Public is invited to attend, all children must have a parent/adult with them. Following family story time will be a chili feed and baked […]

SPRD Bulletin Sept. 23rd, 2016

SPRD Bulletin Sept. 23rd, 2016

SPRD Bulletin…  Letter of Thanks Seward Parks and Recreation would like to graciously thank Earl Kloster for the generous donation of a sectional sofa to the Middle and High Schoolers at the Teen Rec Room. Your contribution is greatly appreciated. Thank you, from all of us!   Halloween Carnival The […]

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

September is Library Card Sign Up Month

September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the American Library Association and libraries nationwide join together to remind parents, caregivers and students that signing up for a library card is the first step towards academic achievement and lifelong learning. A public library card is a ticket to free […]

SPRD Bulletin Sept. 8 2016

SPRD Bulletin Sept. 8 2016

Seward Parks & Recreation has begun the process of replacing sponsored, donated memorial trees within Waterfront Park, due to the poor health and slow death of over one dozen adopted trees.  Therefore, the City of Seward is reaching out to those people and their families who adopted these trees, back […]

City Council wrestles with AVTEC access

City Council wrestles with AVTEC access

By Russell Stigall for Seward City News – The City of Seward has options but no guarantees as it seeks recreational facilities to replace AVTEC. Citizens, city council members and several City staff felt compelled to comment on Seward’s Parks and Recreation withdrawal from Alaska Vocational Technical Center’s recreation facilities […]

Art Walk in the Garden – 1st Friday Aug. 5th

Art Walk in the Garden – 1st Friday Aug. 5th

The Garden Fairies and the Friends of the Seward Library are joining up to do an Art Walk in the Garden! Fiber Art pieces from a quilting group that use fiber scraps to create beautiful art work pieces that are table runners and mats to lap quilts and wall art. […]

SPRD Press Release 7/16/16 including AVTEC Gym details

SPRD Press Release 7/16/16 including AVTEC Gym details

The City of Seward concluded that logic dictates our departure from the AVTEC Student Services Center.  Parks and Recreation has notified AVTEC administration, and AVTEC has acknowledged our plan to leave the facility by August 1, 2016.  The City will be seeking new, different facilities to offer continued recreation, including […]