“As zoos and aquariums, we are keenly aware of the impact humans are having on wildlife every day. Each year, an estimated one million seabirds and 100,000 marine mammals and sea turtles die from plastics in their environment.” – Plastic Free July website What does it take to raise awareness and change […]
Anchorage storyteller and author, Betty Arnett, will be in Seward for book signings and a meet-and-greet. The Seward Community Library Association, aka Friends of the Seward Library, is sponsoring Betty’s visit. Arriving in Seward, Alaska, from Tennessee, Betty started her volunteer service at the Jesse Lee Home for children as […]
Coming Soon! Home School Lunch Bunch Wednesday, September 26, 2018 12:30-1:30 pm in the Community Room or Young Adult Room Come connect with local Seward home school families for fun games & activities. Bring your own sack lunch.
Mark your calendars folks! Story Time is back, starting Friday, September 21, 2018 in The Children’s Room at 11am! Ages: Birth to 5 years old Come enjoy stories, finger plays, songs, crafts, and more in The Children’s Room at The Seward Community Library & Museum!
Seward Community Library Association, aka Friends of the Seward Library, are proud to announce that two Seward students have been awarded the Swetmann Educational Scholarship Award, each for $1500. The recipients are Creeanna Whitcome and Heleanna Backus, both graduating seniors of Seward High School. Creeana Whitcome wrote about how the […]
SEWARD SOURCES OF STRENGTH HELPS TEENS COPE Steven Osborn believes the best way to create a positive school culture is to simply be present. By this, he means being accessible to his peers and genuinely interested in their lives. Sources of Strength, a national program funded locally in […]
“Seward is our home. My husband and I like being self-sufficient. For us, recycling, reducing, and reusing has always been a pretty natural way to live.” I first met Phyllis Shoemaker at a Sustainable Seward: reduce, recycle, renew monthly meeting a few months ago. This is a community-run group that […]
The 15th annual Seward High School Booster Club’s Golf Tournament was filled with sunshine, friendship, and best ball golf. This year’s event raised over $5,100 for the High School’s athletic programs. With a field of 68 players, a 75-degree sunny day and the Birch Ridge Golf Course in beautiful condition, […]
Today’s LEGO Club Challenge is… LEGO Mosaics Come to the Library & Museum’s Community Room @4pm! See ya there! LEGO Club is every Wednesday @ 4pm. All ages welcome!
15th Annual Seward Seahawk’s Athletic Booster Club’s Golf Tournament Where: Birch Ridge Golf Course – Soldotna When: Saturday, July 21, 2018 – 8:00am start Entry Fee: $100.00 (Must be paid at the time of entry, no refunds) includes players package (longest hole contest, closest to the pin contest, 2 mulligans). Please submit […]
Come see A Wrinkle In Time @ The Seward Community Library & Museum When: Saturday, July 14,2018 Where: The Community Room Time: 4:00pm-6:00pm Rated PG, 109 minutes FREE FOR ALL AGES!!!
Come to the Library & Museum’s Community Room to learn the Qashqai Scarf Dance from Persia! Thursday, July 19th 6:30-7:45 pm with Local Dance Instructor Maryann Benoit FREE to the public and fun for all ages!
Seward Community Health Center will be hosting its first kids’ summer camp! Camp Ke-Da-Qa (Are you Ready?! in Alutiiq) Calling all kids who will start 4-6 grade in the fall! When? Aug. 1-3,2018 Where? Branson Pavilion Cost? FREE! Who? Kids starting 4-6 grade in the 2018-2019 school year Go to […]
The Friends of Jesse Lee Home (FJLH) have been mystified for some years now as to motivation behind the Walker Administration’s approach to our grants for the renovation of the historic Jesse Lee Home, and the creation of the Balto Statewide Leadership Charter School which would inhabit it. The Walker […]
Seward High School Senior Heleana Backus has won the Golden Apple Award from Kenai Peninsula School District for 2017-2018 due to outstanding service on the ELA Ccurriculum Commitee. For more information, see the article posted at the KPBSD website: http://communications.blogs.kpbsd.k12.ak.us/2018/05/07/seward-student-heleana-backus-awarded-golden-apple/
Come to Alaska Rivers Company Friday, May 11th, 2018 at 1 pm as they host The Bird Treatment & Learning Center, who will be providing a hands-on, science-based, educational presentation. This program will include a Red Tail Hawk (Scarlet) and a Snowy Owl (Ghost) and will cover biology, ecology and […]
Seward High Art Students created multilayer stencils illustrating any healthy activity in their lives for the Seward Community Health Fair this past weekend. The public was welcome to jury this art show and four students pieces were voted as the most popular and will be receiving prizes! Congrats in no particular order […]
by Brinna Langford- I’ve dedicated my life to teaching in Alaska. Here’s why I’m leaving. I recently read an opinion piece published in the Anchorage Daily News titled, “Alaska, I’m Breaking Up With You.” and while the tone set by the author does not mirror what I see every day […]
Interested in gardening, but don’t have space at home? Looking to get involved in the community and meet new people? Always wanted to take up gardening, but don’t know where to start? Interested gardeners of all experience levels are invited to become member’s of Seward’s Community Garden by the Bay. […]