Events

The 2014 Seward Halibut Tournament!

Seward Chamber of Commerce Press Release –  Seward, Alaska, June 2, 2014 – The 2014 tournament began yesterday June1st 2014! Our Current leader is Patrick Hankins from Anchorage, AK with a 134.2 lb Halibut caught on The Tia Rose. Come on down to Seward and make sure you get your Halibut Tournament […]

FIZZ, BOOM, READ!

FIZZ, BOOM, READ!

The Summer Reading Program kick-off party will take place on Saturday, June 7th from Noon-2:00pm at Seward Community Library & Museum. Preschool and elementary students can register for the Summer Reading Program, enjoy a free hotdog  and cake, and participate in various science activities. The Summer Reading Program is a fun way to include […]

Holland America Funds Technical Rope Rescue Training

Holland America Funds Technical Rope Rescue Training

On May 22, Bear Creek Fire Department accepted a check from Holland America for a training program designed to prepare rescuers to use ropes in what they call “Technical Rope Rescue Training.” This will be an intense 3-day, 24 hour training in rope rescue fundamentals on high and low-angle rescue techniques.  […]

Live music today at 2PM

Live Music Today @ 2:00pm Tom McDermott piano player Take a break this afternoon! Hey everyone, since it’s a rainy day in Seward and we’re all settling down after a busy 3 day weekend why not stop in @ Resurrect Art Coffee House for a nice cuppa tea or coffee and […]

Drop by the library today

Friday, May 23, 2014 is Patty Linville’s last day as Director of the Seward Community Library Museum. During regular hours at the library, the community is invited to drop by and say farewell. View flyer here

Annual Paint Out Day May 30

Annual Paint Out Day May 30

By Dot Bardarson – Plein air painters will descend on picturesque Seward for its annual Paint Out on May 30.  Local artists are encouraged to join the painting group at 9 am Saturday morning at the Seward Hotel to discuss possible painting locations and plan for the day.  Painters will […]

Learn to make Fire!

Learn to make Fire!

Primitive Fire Making Workshop   For the Survivalist, Camper or Scout!   Learn to make fire with what nature provides.   Wednesday May 21, and Wednesday May 28   1-3pm   **Class will Not be held in the rain At the Qutekcak Native Tribe (Parking lot) 221 Third Ave Contact Mariah […]

Super Saturday Letter of Appreciation

Super Saturday Letter of Appreciation

May 14, 2014   Letter to the Editor:   Seward Parks & Rec would like to thank everyone who helped with the annual Super Saturday Clean Up held on May 10th. Thanks to our contributors; Alaska Waste for picking up and tallying all the bags; 3 Bear’s for sponsoring the […]

Bike Rodeo Letter of Appreciation

Bike Rodeo Letter of Appreciation

May 14, 2014 Letter to the Editor: Seward Parks & Rec would like to thank everyone who helped with the annual Bike Safety Rodeo. With the help of volunteers and contributors the Rodeo was another fun community event. Thank you to our title sponsor Terry’s Tires and to Shoreside Petroleum, […]

Baccalaureate Service Sunday, May 18th

The parents of the Class of 2014 would like to invite you to the Senior Baccalaureate Service on Sunday, May 18th at 7:00 p.m. at the High School Theater. This multi-denominational event is a blessing of the class and send off from the ministerial community. All graduates, their families, and […]

Chasing Ice Worms in Tibet

Join former Seward resident Mike Tetreau on Thursday, May 22, 6:30 pm at the Seward public library for a presentation on his recent trip to Tibet in search of ice worms. Tetreau has a bachelor’s degree in Wildlife and Wildland Recreation Management from Washington State University and worked as a […]

ATLA (Assistive Technology of Alaska)

Assistive Technology can be the key to greater independence and productivity in your home, school, community and place of employment. ATLA will be providing demonstrations, information and device loans to help Alaskans make informed decisions and select AT (Tools) the best meets your needs. Come by the table to see […]

Polar Bear Pink Cheeks Triathlon Appreciation

Polar Bear Pink Cheeks Triathlon Appreciation

May 6, 2014 Dear Editor: Thank you for the successful turnout of the 2014 Polar Bear Pink Cheeks Triathlon.  We are grateful for the committed sponsors, competitive athletes, dedicated volunteers, the TYC Councils, and the maintenance staff of the schools, to allow for such a great triathlon.  With the committed […]

2014 Pink Cheeks Triathlon Results

2014 Pink Cheeks Triathlon Results

SPRD Press Release – The 2014 “Polar Bear Jump Off, Pink Cheeks Triathlon,” has been the big hit to look forward to for many weeks for the community of Seward and for its hundreds of participants.  Sports and Recreation is excited to share the excellent turnout of the Pink Cheeks […]