Education

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Parents As Teachers Enrolling Families for 2017-2018

Parents as teachers is a free program designed to support parents as their child’s best and first teacher. PAT is an evidence-based program built around visits to your own home. The information brought to families has been supported by numerous studies and reinforced by professionals in the field. Participants receive two personal […]

Art For Parks Show this Friday!

Art For Parks Show this Friday!

I’m getting excited for the First Friday of the season!  Beautiful art all over town, openings from 6-8!  In my HS and MS classes we have been working on maps, painting buoys, and making food chain collages!  I know Parks Rangers have been working in other classes too to create […]

New Community Garden Set to Break Ground this Summer!

New Community Garden Set to Break Ground this Summer!

In November 2016 Seward Wellness For All hosted Seward’s 1st Annual Seward Strong Planning Day.  The objective of the planning day was to identify two wellness initiatives for our community to focus on in the coming year.  Over 30 community members from diverse backgrounds attended the event, together brainstorming dozens […]

Composting Workshop Set May 2 in Seward

Composting Workshop Set May 2 in Seward

The University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service will offer a workshop on making compost  May 2 in Seward. Casey Matney, an agriculture and horticulture agent based in Soldotna, will teach the class from 6 to 8 p.m. at the K.M. Rae Marine Education Building at 201 Railway Ave. The […]

SMS Art: Eyes

SMS Art: Eyes

The eye is the window to the middle schoolers soul… 🙂 We studied and practiced drawing the human eye.  The assignment was to draw an eye using oil pastel and chalk on black paper and to make something unique about it.  Here they are, awesome job SMS Art students! Jared Dean […]

Education Scholarships Available-Deadline May 1, 2017

Education Scholarships Available-Deadline May 1, 2017

The Friends of the Seward Library Museum is currently accepting applications for the annual Swetmann Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity is available to Seward-area students, between the ages of 16-21, who have been schooled in the Seward area for at least two years and carry a current library card. Applicants are […]

2017 KPBSD Art Show Awards for SHS Students

2017 KPBSD Art Show Awards for SHS Students

The KPBSD Art Show happened last week with the top art from all around the district competing in a juried show! Seward High Art students took some awards, congratulations to Emma Moore for 2nd Place in Mixed Media, Case Estes for 2nd Place in Printmaking, and Josh Parks for 2nd […]

Book Discussion: Becoming Earth

Book Discussion: Becoming Earth

Join us at the Seward Community Library and Museum on Saturday, April 29th, at 4:00PM for a book discussion about Becoming Earth by Eva Saulitis. This discussion will be led by writer, Frank Soos. Becoming Earth is a collection of essays published after Saulitis’ death. After beating breast cancer in her […]

2017 High School Exchange Program with Obihiro, Japan

The City of Seward and the Seward International Friendship Association (SIFA) are seeking up to four high school students to participate in the student exchange with Obihiro, Japan.  Japanese students come to Seward in late July, then the Seward students travel to Obihiro in early August.  Applications are available at […]