Events

Iditarow 2015 Early registration ends Saturday!

Early Bird registration for the Iditatrow 2015 ends Saturday! $25 per person until 2/28/2015, after 2/28/2015 the fee is $35 per person! Team applications can be picked up at 5th Ave fitness at 213 5th Ave OR you can download a Team application at www.kenaicrewsers.org OR email iditarow@gmail.com and request one be emailed to you. Come join the fun and […]

February 26, 2015 ·

Free Fly Tying Instruction March 3

Free, family friendly fly tying and instruction:Tie One OnTuesday, March 37pm-8pmResurrection Art CafeTrout Unlimited members given preference to tools and materials–open to the publicSponsored by Kenai Peninsula Trout Unlimited and Sportsman’s Warehouse. For more info on KPTU visit https://www.facebook.com/TroutUnlimitedKenaiPeninsulaChapter

February 25, 2015 ·

February PEO meeting

There will be a meeting Saturday, February 28th at 2pm in the library. This meeting will cover the history of the PEO organization. The presenter will be Sally Langmade. PEO is a nonprofit women’s organization dedicated to providing educational opportunities for women. This is a new and exciting opportunity for Seward women. Please come and join us.

February 23, 2015 ·
Spring  Book Fair

Spring Book Fair

  Come get hooked on reading at the Under the Sea book fair!  The Seward Elementary Library is hosting a book fair Monday night from 5:30-7:00 and Tuesday night from 5:00-7:30. Typically, the spring book fair is a one day event, held in conjunction with the elementary school’s Family Night.  This year, however, the school library will have an additional […]

February 22, 2015 ·
Swim-a-thon is coming! Support Seward Tsunami Swim Club!

Swim-a-thon is coming! Support Seward Tsunami Swim Club!

This year, the Seward Tsunami Swim Club’s annual Swim-a-Thon kicked off on February 3rd. Swimmers have a month to gather pledges for their two hour swim on Friday, March 5th. This is the club’s sole fundraiser with donations pledged to young athletes who earn them by swimming for two hours straight. By the time their two hours are over, they […]

February 19, 2015 ·

Public Notice of Cancelation

Public Notice of Cancellation NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that The Seward’s Port and Commerce Advisory Board (PACAB) meeting on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at noon in council chambers has been cancelled. The next regular meeting of PACAB is Wednesday, March 4th, 2015, at noon in Council Chambers.

February 17, 2015 ·
Second Moose Pass Rendezvous a success despite warm spell

Second Moose Pass Rendezvous a success despite warm spell

By Jason Aigeldinger for SCN – In this, a most fickle season devoid of snow but rich in ice, a group of winter enthusiasts in Moose Pass took a chance and put on a celebration. The weather was not ideal. But at the end of the day it didn’t really matter. Friends and neighbors from the Kenai Peninsula and beyond […]

February 16, 2015 ·

IDITAROW 2015 …..come join the fun!

IDITAROW is BACK!!!!!!! This year (2015) marks the 9th Iditarow!  The event is being hosted this year by 5th Ave Fitness at 231 5th Ave here is Seward, Alaska (Thank you 5th Ave fitness!!!). This a great way to get together with some friends (both old and new), co-workers or family for a few days of team work, fun and […]

February 15, 2015 ·
2nd Annual Moose Pass Winter Rendezvous FEB 13-15

2nd Annual Moose Pass Winter Rendezvous FEB 13-15

Moose Pass is for Lovers….of winter recreation in the Chugach of course! By Bobbie Jo Skibo Moose Pass residents and those who visit know the secret about winter in the quaint Chugach Mountain town! Winter is the time when Moose Pass comes alive on the lake with skiing, hockey, dog sledding and more. The sense of community is something to […]

February 14, 2015 ·
Seward Chamber Launches a New Community Calendar

Seward Chamber Launches a New Community Calendar

The Seward Chamber of Commerce, Conference and Visitors Bureau proudly announces the launch of its new Community Events Calendar! We invite you all to take advantage of this exciting opportunity to share and promote your upcoming events effectively and efficiently within the Seward community and beyond! To access the calendar, participants can visit the website: http://events.seward.com/. The S.C.O.C. Community Events Calendar allows […]

February 13, 2015 ·
Family Science Night tomorrow at the Alaska SeaLife Center

Family Science Night tomorrow at the Alaska SeaLife Center

February 10, 2015 ·
Kenai Peninsula Trout Unlimited Presents Ice Fishapalooza

Kenai Peninsula Trout Unlimited Presents Ice Fishapalooza

February 6, 2015 ·
Seward's NOSB team last year. Heidi Zemach  photo.

Seward welcomes teams to the Alaska Tsunami Ocean Sciences Bowl this weekend

By Heidi Zemach for SCN – Nineteen high school teams from across Alaska will descend on Seward Thursday afternoon to participate in the 18th annual Alaska Tsunami Ocean Sciences Bowl. It’s a three-day regional science competition where teams of students pit their knowledge against one another in buzzer-style quiz-bowls, and present original research papers that display each teams’ insight into […]

February 5, 2015 ·
Tunes with a view

Tunes with a view

Saturday was sunny and pleasant, made mellower still for the crowd who spent an hour in mid afternoon listening to a group of local musicians playing Bluegrass together at Seward Community Museum Library. Seward area musician Jim Ostrander led the songs, singing and playing the guitar, accompanied by Herb Wottlin on mandolin and occasionally vocals, Garrett Young on the accordion […]

February 3, 2015 ·

Peninsula Art Guild First Thursday Artists Reception February 5

The Peninsula Art Guild is hosting their First Thursday Artists Reception, Feb. 5, 6-8pm, honoring artists participating in the Annual KPC Student Art League Exhibit at the Kenai Fine Arts Center.  The Exhibit will be on display throughout the month of February.  The KFAC is at 816 Cook Ave. in old Town Kenai across from the Oilers’ Bingo Hall  and its business hours […]

February 2, 2015 ·
R/V Sikuliaq Homecoming Celebration March 6-8

R/V Sikuliaq Homecoming Celebration March 6-8

  Join the University of Alaska Fairbanks as they celebrate the homecoming of the R/V Sikuliaq in Seward: March 6: Ship tours, 1-4:30 p.m., Dale R. Lindsey Terminal (railroad dock) March 7: Commissioning ceremony and reception, 11 a.m., Dale R. Lindsey Terminal (railroad dock) Ship tours, noon-5 p.m., Dale R. Lindsey Terminal (railroad dock) March 8: Ship tours, 1-4 p.m., Dale R. Lindsey […]

February 2, 2015 ·
Poems in Place Kickoff February 6

Poems in Place Kickoff February 6

February 2, 2015 ·
Book of Art Benefits Animal Welfare

Book of Art Benefits Animal Welfare

Book of Art Benefits Animal Welfare Creating awareness & support for organizations that care for animals   Artists from around the country joined together to create this beautiful book of art and stories to bring awareness to the needs of animals.  It is part of a network of events to generate awareness & support for animal welfare organizations. The book […]

January 31, 2015 ·
Get your tickets for the Community Awards Night!

Get your tickets for the Community Awards Night!

  Seward Chamber of Commerce Press Release – Join Us for the 2014 Annual Community Awards Night! Seward, Alaska January 30, 2015 Friday, February 13, 2015, the Seward Chamber of Commerce, Conference and Visitors Bureau will recognize six individuals and businesses nominated for their outstanding contributions and service to the Seward community in 2014. Award categories include: Person of the […]

January 30, 2015 ·
Seward PTSA Thanks You!

Seward PTSA Thanks You!

  Nearly Gone! Only 14 tickets remain for online sales with a small quantity remaining at Resurrection Art Coffee House for offline sales! This event will be sold out so grab your ticket while you can! Seward PTSA thanks our community and sponsors for making this event possible! Here’s a shout out to Alaska Junior Theater, Seward Arts Council, Harper Arts […]

January 30, 2015 ·
Have fun with JABALI!

Have fun with JABALI!

 Have fun with JABALI! Sunday, February 1st at 6:30pm! Jabali African Acrobats will entertain and delight you!  Enjoy music and rhythms from Kenya while supporting Arts in Seward schools.  Your ticket purchase will help Seward PTSA  provide Jabali performances to students attending Seward Elementary School, Seward Middle School, and Seward High School. Click HERE to purchase your tickets now! For offline ticket […]

January 28, 2015 ·
Unfaithful Lovers to perform in Seward January 30 & 31

Unfaithful Lovers to perform in Seward January 30 & 31

  Composed of band members Danny Cronk (Guitar, Vocals), Shannon Marie (Vocals, Guitar) and Matt Faubion (Mandolin, Vocals), the Unfaithful Lovers are an Anchorage band that describe themselves as “Rough-and-rowdy bluegrass and hard-driving folk.” They will be performing at the Yukon Bar on January 30 & 31 beginning at 9PM. For more information about the Unfaithful Lovers, please visit them on Facebook or hear their music on […]

January 26, 2015 ·

“Tips for Successful Grantwriting” Workshop – February 9th

Tips for Successful Grantwriting Monday, February 9, 2015               5:30 – 7:30pm Seward Library/Museum Community Room (Downstairs) Join Seward Community Foundation (SCF) advisory board member and professional grant writer, Madelyn Walker, for a free seminar to help tune your grant writing skills. Beginning grant writers welcome – we’ll look at the basics, diffuse the grant […]

January 24, 2015 ·
Live at the Library with Seward Musicians January 31

Live at the Library with Seward Musicians January 31

January 23, 2015 ·