Education

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 […]

Seward High Art: Cairn Building

Seward High Art: Cairn Building

Seward High has adopted a new block schedule, allowing for longer class periods, which suits art class well. We have begun the year exploring making art in and with our natural environment with the creation of cairns. We started the first day connecting art to problem solving by building marshmallow […]

Quixotic Workshops: Dance Trapeze and Aerial Fabric (Homer, AK)

Quixotic Workshops: Dance Trapeze and Aerial Fabric (Homer, AK)

Who wants to learn Dance Trapeze and Aerial Fabric from Quixotic performers after a fun weekend at Salmonfest 2016? Registration is now OPEN for classes; see schedule below! Aerial Fabric – Beginner (8+) August 9, 10, 11, and 13 12-1:30 p.m. HCOA Member: $175.00 General: $200.00 Aerial Fabric – Intermediate August 9, […]

Alaska Film Fest announces Film Schedule

Alaska Film Fest announces Film Schedule

Alaskan Film makers will once again be descending on Seward the last weekend of July in four film competitions. On Saturday, July 30th, at 7:00 pm free screenings of the Features Competition will be seen at the UAF Marine Science Center Rae Building at 201 Railyway Avenue.  Shorts take the […]