Education

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 […]

Back-to-School Healthy: A Community Effort

Back-to-School Healthy: A Community Effort

The Back-to-School Healthy Campaign, hosted by Seward Community Health Center (SCHC), is a collaborative effort of community organizations, businesses, and practitioners coming together to ensure a brighter, safer, healthier future for our children. Now in its third year, this successful campaign has provided backpacks and school supplies to over 400 […]

Books to the Bush

Books to the Bush

This September, The Friends of the Seward Library mailed out 257 pounds of used children’s books to five remote villages. Two years ago, after the used book sale, the Friends put out the call for a need for children’s books. We received a message from Marci Treadwell, a Seward small […]

AGING MASTERY PROGRAM® to begin at Seward Senior Center

AGING MASTERY PROGRAM STARTING SOON! Seward Senior Center will be running the National Council on Aging, Aging Mastery Program® soon and it is open to all adults age 50 and over. The Aging Mastery Program® (AMP) encourages mastery—developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved health, stronger financial […]

Calling All Students! Enter the Seward Energy Forum & Fair Art Contest

Calling All Students! Enter the Seward Energy Forum & Fair Art Contest

The Seward Alternative Energy Group announces their second annual Alternative Energy Art Contest. This contest is open to students K-12 and the artwork should include images and/or themes that show the residents of Seward or our surrounding communities utilize clean energy and alternative energy resources (biomass, geothermal, “small” hydro, sun, […]

AZA Grants Accreditation to Alaska SeaLife Center

AZA Grants Accreditation to Alaska SeaLife Center

Silver Spring, Maryland (September 14, 2016) – The Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA) today announced that the Alaska SeaLife Center was granted accreditation by AZA’s independent Accreditation Commission. “Only zoos and aquariums that meet the highest standards are accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums,” said AZA Interim Present and CEO […]

KPB School District Survey

KPB School District Survey

Submitted by Kenai Peninsula School District – NEWS RELEASE Do you care about educational and resource needs in the KPBSD? Soldotna, September 12, 2016—KPBSD requests parents, staff, students in 6th grade and above, and community members to provide personal opinions and input about educational and resource needs in the diverse […]

Seward High Art: SMAF Egyptian Art

Seward High Art: SMAF Egyptian Art

If you went to the Seward Music and Arts Festival this past weekend, you got to see this Egyptian themed art in real life! This truly is a community centered event, with Seward El, Middle and High School students all helping by creating decorations. Here are some of the High-schoolers […]

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 […]

Seward High Kayak Trip

Seward High Kayak Trip

Seward High Outdoor Club had the sun shining on them Wednesday afternoon as they glided through the waters of Resurrection Bay. Thanks to the owners of Kayak Adventures, Trenton Gould and Tess Tulley, Seward High students were able to experience kayaking at an extremely generous rate. Seventy degree weather and […]