A one minute film created in 24 hours using one prompt – the Togo 24 Hour Sprint promises to be very popular amongst those participating in the Balto Film Fest. It affords a great opportunity to dip a toe in filmmaking to try out a new position or work with new people. To qualify for competition, films must be one […]
Wednesday, July 23, 2014, Come meet Ashley Ferguson at Play & Chat. She will introduce herself and tell us about the program now that we have a local representative. Safe Kids teaches folks about car seat safety and provides low cost or no cost car seats to those who qualify. Play & Chat meets at the Seward Library, downstairs, every […]
It had rained hard just before, but the sun popped out just in time for Bear Creek Volunteer Fire Department and the community to celebrate the Grand Opening of the new fire station building Saturday, June 19th at 13105 Seward Highway, milepost 5.5. The station’s yellow and red fire trucks gleamed as they sat outside the three large bay doors, […]
Austin Miller will be performing at 7pm on July 24. Tickets are $10 at the door. Austin Miller visited Alaska for the first time in July 2013 completely on a whim. He didn’t have any friends or family up there. It was a polar opposite from his hot and humid home in Orlando, FL. But after hearing enough stories […]
Alexis De Leon for Seward City News – Those looking to find entertainment will find that Seward is full of just that. Seward is a coastal oasis for live music seekers. Venues worth checking out have sprouted up since the summer season began. For starters the Seward Brewing Company officially opened their upstairs area to the likes of live music. […]
John Craigie and Leah Jones will perform at the Res Art Coffee House on Monday, July 21, at 7PM. Tickets are $10 at the door. According to his website at http://www.johncraigiemusic.com, “For the past decade, John Craigie has ‘lived the life romantic’ of a continuously touring folk-singer, taking his unique musical style across the United States and the world. A […]
Filmmakers from around the state will be descending on Seward the last weekend in July to participate in the Balto Film Fest. Those looking for adventure will find it on Friday, July 25th, first at the Seward Community Library and Museum at 6:00 p.m. with a free public Adventure Filmmaking workshop. Attendees will get a taste of the University of Alaska’s […]
Tangled Lines Improv Comedy! Friday July 18th @ Resurrect Art Coffee House Show times at 7pm & 9pm Tickets: $6 in advance/$8 at the door If you want to see some improv comedy at its best ever(in Seward),come prepared to laugh! Bring friends,family,and someone from Wasilla. Also, bring a prop for us to use in our show!
The Seward Community Library Association, SCLA, (a/k/a Friends of the Seward Library) has a new website. The community is invited to take a look at our new site and sign up for our newsletter that keeps you up-to-date with what’s happening at the Library and Museum. We also invite the community to become a ‘Friend’ of the Seward Library by […]
Magic Workshop & Show – Friday, July 18th Seward Community Library & Museum, Community Room Magic Workshop for Kids @ 3:00 PM Come learn some great magic tricks to amaze and amuse your family and friends. The MagicGuy, Don Russell, will be instructing a short session on “Magic as a Performing Art.” Open to ages 7 and up. Please contact the […]
Bluegrass Camp For Kids staff presents Bandfest Seward Brewing Company Date: Friday, July 11th Staff in town teaching at the Seward Bluegrass Camp For Kids will be performing with their very own bands for the general public at the upstairs portion of the Seward Brewery Friday evening: Time: 7:00pm – 7:45pm - American Nomad (Oakland, CA) 8:00pm – 8:45pm - Eli […]
Live Music Friday @ 7 p.m. J Wagner “With John Prine in his heart, Bob Dylan in his head, and Woody Guthrie in his DNA, Wagner creates pure music strongly bounded to Roots” ~P`aolo Caru, Buscadero Please join us at Resurrect Art Coffee House Friday July 11th @ 7 pm www.jwagnermusic.com
The Bear Creek Volunteer & Emergency Medical Services, Inc., warmly welcomes you to join civic and community leaders, including Fire Chief Mark Beals, at the formal dedication and public grand opening of the Bear Creek Multi-use Fire Station. When: Saturday, July 19th, from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM at 13105 Seward Highway, the new Bear Creek Multi-use Fire Station Following Saturday’s dedication ceremony, there […]
Seward Halibut Tournament Press Release: The Seward Halibut Tournament was more competitive than ever! Captains were swinging for the fence for the entire month and there were some monsters caught. Captain Chris Boyd had five daily winners this month followed closely by Jacob Effen on the Grand Slam, Captain Andy Mezirow on the Crackerjack Voyager and Steve Zernia of the […]
For a slideshow of this year’s Mount Marathon Race, click the thumbnails below. Once the slideshow player is displayed, click the ” i ” (information) link on the slideshow player to view information about the image. Not all images contain information. Photos by Steve Fink, Sarah Fink, and Heidi Zemach Related Articles: 2014 Mount Marathon Race Results Sunshine, adrenaline and spirit mark […]
Alexis De Leon for Seward City News – The Fourth of July goes a bit harder in Seward, Alaska, than the average lower 48 states. In a state of epic proportions it follows reason that even the holidays and races would be larger. July 4, 2014 marked the 87th annual Mount Marathon race. The sun was out in an uncharacteristically […]
Link: 2014 MOUNT MARATHON RACE RESULTS at seward.com. More information to follow at SCN…..
Is there a comic artist inside you, just waiting to emerge? Would you like to learn more about the comics as a genre or as an art form? Or do you just want to try something new and spend your Wednesday evenings doing something fun and creative? Join us for a five week comic workshop offered by Kaisa Leino who […]
Independence Day Celebration Schedule of Events Thursday July 3rd 12 – 8 PM Food & Crafts booths open on Adams Street 5 – 8 PM Bib pick-up at Seward High School 7:00 PM Auction for Men’s and Women’s Race at SHS 7:45 PM Mt. Marathon Race® Safety Meeting at Seward High School Midnight Spectacular Fireworks by Lantis Fireworks on the […]
Please join us at the “Walking Taco” Stand on on July 4th in the parking lot of Dr. Moriarty’s dental office. Our stand will open at 9AM until we sell out. Walking Tacos are being sold to raise money for the DAN MCDONALD NEW LUNGER TEAM for the Lost Lake Race on August 23. If you don’t know what walking tacos are— […]
By Jason Aigeldinger for Seward City News – I had the privilege to sit down with Rachel Dow last week to discuss and record some of her perspective on the Mount Marathon Race. Seward has always fielded a collection of homegrown athletes that consistently show up, keep up, and are often victorious over the ever increasing number of professional mountain […]
SUBWAY Tri-Harder-Thon Sat, July 26th! Seward’s Own Adventure Triathlon…5 Mile Kayak, 6.3 Mile Run & 18.6 Mile Bike, to sign up for this EPIC Race go to www.signmeup.com/99270 Race starts at9am on Kenai Lake at Primrose Campground/Day Use area (Mile 18 of the Seward Hwy). Sign up early for best rates, sorry no on-site registrations. Water portion: Kayak 2.5 miles out and 2.5 back on […]
On the final day of the Seward Halibut Tournament, Oleg Gozobohenno from Moscow, Russia, took the lead by bringing in a 312.2 halibut with Captain Andy on the CrackerJack Voyager. The Seward Halibut Tournament ends at 8pm this evening.