Events

Valentine’s Dinner – Annual fundraiser for high school scholarship fund

Valentine’s Dinner – Annual fundraiser for high school scholarship fund

Valentine’s Day fundraiser at the American Legion:

February 11, 2016 ·

Grant Writer Workshop Wed. Feb. 10

The “Tips for Successful Grant Writing” workshop is Wednesday evening, February 10th.  It will be held in the ground floor conference room at the Seward Community Library, from 6:00 pm to 7:45 pm. The workshop is not specific to Seward Community Foundation grants, but has been scheduled before the March 1, 2016 deadline for annual grant applications, typically larger grants in […]

February 8, 2016 ·

SPRD Bulletin – Feb 5

Urbach’s Youth Basketball –          UYBL Expo games at Seward High School Seahawk Games – Feb 19 & 20 –          UYBL Photo – March 5th –          Pre & Lil D’s EOS Celebration – March 12 –          No games – March 19th (Spring Break) –          Rookies & Juniors EOS Round Robin Tourney – March 26th    We are still recruiting for assistant […]

February 8, 2016 ·
Sip and Paint Comes to Moose Pass

Sip and Paint Comes to Moose Pass

As Paint this Town Alaska continues to provide a fun and creative outlet for our socialites in Alaska, they now venture to Moose Pass for the 1st ever Sip & Paint event. This “Last Friday” themed art session will provide those in Cooper Landing and Moose Pass the opportunity to join in on the festivities. These events are an ideal […]

February 6, 2016 ·
Success in Seward

Success in Seward

The group posing with their Fancy Puffins! Chinooks held its first Sip & Paint event this past weekend and it couldn’t have been a better turn out! These events are an ideal way to “let loose” and break up those long weeks during the winter. “It gives us something to look forward to”, said one participant. “We had a BLAST”, […]

February 3, 2016 ·

SBCFSA Work Session & Reg Mtg 2/8/16

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a work session at 6:00 pm, followed by a regular meeting at 7:00 pm, Monday, February 8, 2016.  The work session topic is FY2017 SBCFSA Budget. The meeting will be held at the KPB Seward Office in Sea View Plaza, 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122.  Please note this will be the […]

February 1, 2016 ·

Alaska Reads 2016 at the Seward Community Library and Museum

Alaska Reads is a program that seeks to unite people across the state by reading the same book. The book selected for the inaugural year is Blonde Indian: An Alaska Native Memoir by Ernestine Hayes. Please join us at The Seward Community Library & Museum (SCLM) for Alaska Reads programming. All events are free and open to the public. It […]

January 28, 2016 ·
Magical Dance Workshops and Show explore the mysteries of the Ancient Silk Road

Magical Dance Workshops and Show explore the mysteries of the Ancient Silk Road

Magical Dance Workshops and Show explore the mysteries of the Ancient Silk Road and awaken your soul. Experience the sacred dances of Persia, the Silk Road, and the near East. Learn to communicate through classical and folkloric dances which are as culturally significant today, as in ancient times. Farima Berenji evokes the inner god or goddess with dance instruction rich […]

January 26, 2016 ·

Seward Toddler Playgroup Meeting, Friday

The Seward Toddler Playgroup Co-op will have an informational meeting for parents and their 18 month – 3 year old toddlers this Friday, at 10 am, in the basement of the Resurrection Lutheran church (corner of Jefferson & 3rd Ave). We are currently enrolling children for the Winter 2016 semester of the Seward Cooperative Toddler Playgroup. This is a parent-led program […]

January 20, 2016 ·
Small Town Sip and Paint

Small Town Sip and Paint

The “social painting” industry is now venturing to the smaller towns of Alaska. You heard it right – Alaska Owned and Operated, Paint this Town Alaska is bringing the “Sip & Paint” experience to YOU! What is social painting, you ask? You may recall seeing many of your friends and family in the lower 48 posting vibrant photos of them […]

January 19, 2016 ·
Emergency Workers Volunteer to Enable a Safe, 2016 Polar Bear Jump

Emergency Workers Volunteer to Enable a Safe, 2016 Polar Bear Jump

By Rick Smeriglio for SCN — About 150 costumed jumpers and their several hundred cheering fans came to Resurrection Bay’s port city to defeat cancer. At the orderly prompting of the Master of Ceremonies, teams of jumpers plunged into boat-harbor waters which had developed a thin skin of ice the night before. They all deserve hearty applause. Nor should the […]

January 18, 2016 ·
2016 Seward Polar Bear Jump

2016 Seward Polar Bear Jump

A few photos of the Seward Polar Bear Jump. I’m sure there are a zillion more! Carol Griswold

January 17, 2016 ·

Saturday Movie Matinee Series

Join us Saturdays January through April at the Seward Community Library and Museum at 3PM for a movie! First Saturday Hitchcock! Come watch a different Alfred Hitchcock movie on the 1st Saturday of every month. Second Saturday Hit of the Decade! On the 2nd Saturday of each month, we’ll feature a movie from a different decade 1950s-1990s. Fashions from the featured decade […]

January 16, 2016 ·
Genealogy Program at the Seward Community Library and Museum

Genealogy Program at the Seward Community Library and Museum

    Want to know where to start or what to do next to build your family tree?  Join us at the Seward Community Library & Museum for Getting Started with Genealogy, with Aleta McLain, on Saturday, January 30th, at 1 pm in the Community Room.  This program is free and registration is not required.  Please take a brief survey […]

January 15, 2016 ·

Wilderness First Responder Courses in Seward: April 2016

Kayak Adventures Worldwide will again be sponsoring a Wilderness First Responder class and a WFR Re-cert class in April 2016.  Spots are limited and courses are filling up quickly. The Wilderness First Responder course equips participants with the knowledge and skills to evaluate medical emergencies and make decisions concerning field treatment and evacuation priorities. Wilderness First Responder is the current standard certification […]

January 15, 2016 ·

POLAR BEAR SOUP-SUPPER AT SENIOR CENTER

SEWARD SENIOR CENTER is hosting a SOUP-SUPPER event on FRIDAY, JANUARY 15th, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.  Cost is $5.00 per person, or, receive a free meal with a donation of 2 cans of food.  This is a benefit for the He Will Provide Food Bank and the senior nutrition program.  

January 14, 2016 ·

Polar Bear Jumpoff Festival Schedule of Events January 14-17

Purchase tickets for the Hotel Seward/American Legion Split The Pot fundraiser for Children with Cancer. Call 224-8001 or 224-5440 for information. 10- 5 Adventure Sixty North – Winter Wilderness Tour Company Exit Glacier – Snow Shoe, Snow Coach Tours, kayaking – Throughout the week. Please call or email in advance: adventure60.com 224-2600   THURSDAY, JAN. 14 7 – ? pm […]

January 13, 2016 ·
Sip and Paint comes to Seward!

Sip and Paint comes to Seward!

The “social painting” industry is now venturing to the smaller towns of Alaska. You heard it right – Alaska Owned and Operated, Paint this Town Alaska has decided to bring the “Sip & Paint” concept to those towns that often go overlooked. What is social painting, you ask? You may recall seeing many of your friends and family in the […]

January 13, 2016 ·
Polar Bear Jump Off Kids’ Winter Carnival January 16

Polar Bear Jump Off Kids’ Winter Carnival January 16

January 12, 2016 ·
Seward Veterans Outreach – Jan. 13

Seward Veterans Outreach – Jan. 13

Seward Veterans Outreach January 13 PDF  

January 8, 2016 ·
January 19: Lunch & Learn @ SCHC

January 19: Lunch & Learn @ SCHC

Bring your lunch and join us January 19 from 12-1 pm for our first monthly Lunch & Learn! Starting in February these will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, each one focusing on a different health-related topic. For more information, call Caitlin Mackenna, RN, at 907-224-2273. www.sewardhealthcenter.org  

January 7, 2016 ·
Last days for Book Sponsors

Last days for Book Sponsors

Sewardites, you are known for being last minute responders, here are the last two days to sponsor a new book for the children, youth and young adult readers in the library! The Wish Tree is up until Thursday January 7th, and the library is open until 8pm. If you have been wanting to stop in after work, Thursday is your […]

January 6, 2016 ·
Super Bowl Party at Chinooks, Feb 7

Super Bowl Party at Chinooks, Feb 7

Join Chinooks Waterfront and the Cask & Compass Bar on Super Bowl Sunday to watch the game on a 10 foot screen.  Seating opens up at noon, $20 entry for food and door prizes, endless wings, and a $3 beer special.  For more information call Dale @ 491-1041

January 4, 2016 ·

SBCFSA Work Session & Reg Meeting 1/11/16

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a work session at 6:00 pm, followed by a regular meeting at 7:00 pm, Monday, January 11, 2016.  The work session topic is KPB Floodplain Code 21.06 Review. The meeting will be held at the KPB Seward Office in Sea View Plaza, 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122.  Please note this will […]

January 4, 2016 ·
Memorial For Anne Kesling — Sunday, January 3rd, 2 PM at Methodist Church

Memorial For Anne Kesling — Sunday, January 3rd, 2 PM at Methodist Church

Longtime Seward resident Anne Kesling, 70, passed away Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015 at home from a brain tumor. Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 3, at the Seward United Methodist Church in Seward. Duane Chase and Jim Doepken will officiate. She was buried in the Kenai City Cemetery in a private ceremony. Anne was born Feb. 4, 1945 […]

January 2, 2016 ·
Wish Tree Super Hero

Wish Tree Super Hero

Every sponsor of a book from our Wish Tree is a super hero! You are helping every child in our community learn to love reading. Your support will help kids in Seward become strong readers! You are the person you are today partly because someone around you– a teacher, a parent, a librarian—connected you to books and reading. This is […]

December 31, 2015 ·