TYC After School Program is back! Come check out Seward Teen & Youth Center’s After School Program for K-5th grades! ASP emphasizes cooperative play, sports, environmental science, outdoor play, creative arts, homework help, music appreciation and social enhancement. Children can chose from a number of daily activities from science experiments, to baking projects to board games to field trips to a […]
Park’s & Rec.
The Seward Waterfront Playground will reopen at 5:00 p.m. today. Thanks again for your patience.
The Parks Playground on Ballaine and Adams will remain closed today, August 21, 2014, due to wasp nests inside the playground. If you have any questions call 224-4055. Thank you for your patience.
Due to wasps nests on the playground equipments, the Parks Playground on Ballaine and Adams will be closed on 8/19/14 and possibly 8/20/14.
The “Moroccan Swim Around the World” team invites the community of Seward to join in a Beach Clean up on Thurs., Aug 14, 2014 from 5:30-7:00pm as we walk from the ALPAR Shack at Boulder Field, (near the convergence of 4th Ave., D. St. & Ballaine Blvd. ) to the SeaLife Center along the Waterfront Park. Gloves and garbage bags […]
End of season competitive softball league tourney Seward Competitive Softball League finished last Sunday with an exciting championship game, with Tony’s Pistols winning the championship. Congratulations Tony’s Pistols. Vergeben Services came in as the runner up. Seward Insurance’s team was awarded the sportsmanship trophy. There were six teams that competed every Sunday night in June and July. Each team played a competitive […]
Today until noon, two parties of USCG Healy are working on community projects to spruce up parks and improve safety. You will see one group at the south end of the Lagoon by the Rotary pavilion. They are removing the remnants of the boardwalk that was deemed no longer safe. Hopefully, they will also have time to remove old railroad […]
Subway Tri-Harder-Thon Letter of Thanks! Seward Parks and Recreation hosted Seward’s 3rd Adventure Challenge Sat, July 26th. Tri-athletes from around the state paddled 5 miles on Kenai Lake, ran 6.3 miles on the Iditarod trail (Long Lake) to Meridan trailhead then hopped on their bikes and rode 18.6 miles to the finish line across the bay at Spring Creek day […]
SPRD Bulletin… TYC 15 Adventure Campers headed out to Caines Head for a campout on July 23rd. A huge thank you goes out to Miller’s Landing for sponsoring the water taxi to and from Caines Head. The kids will be hiked the Alpine and South Beach trails as well as playing flashlight tag around the bunkers among other fun […]
SPRD Bulletin… TYC Summer Camps New at TYC! Hiking Club meets every Monday from 9am to 5pm and is available to 5th – 8th graders. Join us if you are looking to learn more about the wonderful hikes in your backyard, gain a better understanding of hiking technique and etiquette, getting comfortable hiker higher and further than your current comfort level and […]
July 3rd, 2014 Dear Editor: Thank you for the excellent outcome of the 2014 British Soccer Camps. This was an excellent event this year, with over 50 athletes, practicing, and strengthening their soccer skills, and athletic development and performance. The British Soccer Camp had three excellent coaches that we are so grateful for. We are already looking forward to […]
SUBWAY Tri-Harder-Thon Sat, July 26th! Seward’s Own Adventure Triathlon…5 Mile Kayak, 6.3 Mile Run & 18.6 Mile Bike, to sign up for this EPIC Race go to www.signmeup.com/99270 Race starts at9am on Kenai Lake at Primrose Campground/Day Use area (Mile 18 of the Seward Hwy). Sign up early for best rates, sorry no on-site registrations. Water portion: Kayak 2.5 miles out and 2.5 back on […]
This week was a great opportunity to participate and learn soccer skills in the British Soccer Camp. More than 50 of Seward’s youth came to participate in the British Soccer Camp and increased their athletic abilities and soccer skills. Challenger Sports sent three great coaches to Seward from England and Ireland. Thank you to John, Michael, and Matt, who are the […]
Seeking Master Gardeners or Landscape Architects for Small Park projects The City of Seward is seeking one-page proposals from qualified gardeners to submit ideas and install park or garden projects the summer of 2014. Interested gardeners should include program ideas, resources and proposed, detailed budget. Seward Parks & Recreation is seeking small projects such as maintainable rock gardens or similar […]
Alexis De Leon for Seward City News – Before planes, trains and automobiles there was sailing. The craft dates back to one of the earliest civilizations in Mesopotamia. Today however Devin Putney is bringing the ancient art to the youth of Seward. Putney had the idea to teach sailing for sometime. After a bit of help from local businesses and […]
SPRD Press Release - 56 kids ranging from 3 to 12 years of age and their parents enjoyed wonderful weather, friendship and fun at the annual Bear’s Den B&B Bear Bell Run. This race ‘just for kids’ had a record number of participants, with 22 kids signing up the day of. SPRD thanks the Adelmann family and the many other […]
On behalf of Seward Parks and Recreation and the Teen and Youth Center, we would like to thank everyone who helped us make the Halloween Carnival such a fun success. Thank you to our co-sponsors Seahawk Athletic Booster Club for the assistance in advertisement, recruiting, and accounting. Special thanks to Kim Reierson & Martha Fleming. To members of the Seahawk Boosters; Erin […]