Parks & Rec.

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 […]

Volunteer Project: Repainting PARKS Playground

Volunteer Project: Repainting PARKS Playground

Our art and the paintings at your P.A.R.K.S. Community Playground (next to Evan Casey Skate Park) at Ballaine Boulevard and Adams Street are fading in Seward’s bright sun. We need volunteers who enjoy painting to bring back vibrancy. SPRD will close the playground for two (2) days (a sunny Tuesday and […]

SPRD Press Release May 21

SPRD Press Release May 21

SPRD Bulletin…   Bike Rodeo Thanks! Seward Parks & Rec would like to thank everyone who helped with the annual Bike Safety Rodeo Sat, May 7th. With the help of volunteers and contributors the Rodeo was another fun community event. Thank you to our title sponsor Terry’s Tires and to […]

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 […]