Heidi Zemach for SCN – Three SUV mini-vans filled with Seward residents traveled to Anchorage with the TRAILS program to see the Leonard Bernstein musical West Side Story at the Anchorage Performing Arts Center Sunday, January 19th. The TRAILS (Total Recreation and Independent Living Services) program promotes fun, safe, adaptive […]
Seward Town Hall Meeting III Community Action to Prevent Underage Drinking & Drug Use Wednesday, January 29th, Seward Middle School 5:30 Spaghetti Dinner by NYO Desserts by Judy Odhner’s SHS Cooking Class 6:30 – 8:30 Meeting FREE! Childcare provided by Seahawk’s Voice Great door prizes for youth and adults!
From the Seward Chamber of Commerce – The dinner Community Awards presentations at Chinook’s Saturday evening was just a heck of a lot of fun. Can’t wait to see what we might ‘cook up’ for next year! Maya Moriarty received the Person of the Year award, Joe Tougas of Catalyst Marine […]
Seward High School’s Debate and Forensics Team presents a Showcase/Skirmish for the community. Fee of $5 per person with a $10 cap for families. Bake sale available. Thursday, January 30th, 5:30 to 8:30 pm. Everyone is welcome.
A “Celebration of Life” for Seward High school student, Alden Hamilton is being held Saturday, January 25th, from 3-7p.m. at the KM Rae Building, 125 3rd Avenue, Seward, Alaska. The celebration will be deliberately informal, with the family warmly welcoming all who may wish to attend. All are encouraged to […]
Avalanche Awareness Class Saturday February 1st, 1-5 PM Cost to attend: Free Seward City Library 239 6th Ave, Seward AK Topics covered will include Snowpack, human factors, mountain weather, terrain, and Avalanche Rescue (Beacon Search). If you are interested contact Alex McLain with the USFS, Seward Ranger District for […]
The Snow River String Band, a new bluegrass group from Seward, facilitated by Jim Pfeiffenberger, performed in front of an audience of 900 at the Anchorage Folk Festival Friday night, Jan 17. Check them out, video included below!
Jumpers, Seward Firefighters, Alaska SeaLife Center divers, Harbor staff and Polar Bear Jump Volunteers brace themselves against the rain during the 29th annual Polar Bear Jump held earlier today in efforts to raise money for the American Cancer Society. Some jumpers took the plunge in lively costumes while others distinguished […]
Want to take the Holland America/Princess Polar Bear Jump shuttle to Seward? Call 907-273-2076. 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, […]
Six Seward youngsters sang and played three standard bluegrass tunes on the banjo, fiddle, mandolin, guitar and bass at Resurrect Arts Coffee House and Gallery Sunday afternoon to a packed, most appreciative audience. Their new band, Snow River String Band, facilitated by local musician Jim Pfeiffenberger, was getting comfortable playing […]
Local band Burning Bush would like to sincerely thank the community of Seward for its warm reception at the premiere concert of their debut album, “Honesty in a Box.” We are amazed at the outpouring of support and interest from the community. There are many factors that contribute to a […]
The 17th Annual Alaska Tsunami Ocean Sciences Bowl will be Thursday February 27th – Sunday March 2nd 2013 and we need volunteers! The Tsunami Bowl is a regional competition for Alaska high schools on topics related to the study of the oceans. Each year, Alaska holds a regional ocean science competition […]
Kayak Adventures will again be sponsoring a WFR class and a WFR RECERT class in April this year. Please be in touch any time with questions, or to reserve a space in the class!! Contact Wendy at fun@kayakAK.com or 406.980.0762. Wilderness First Responder When : April 19 – 27, 2014 […]
Missed the Solstice Dance? Here’s another chance to explore Conscious Dance/Ecstatic Dance in Seward! Got the winter blues? Come dance with us! The recent Solstice Dance was so much fun that we’ve decided to do it again: When: Saturday, January 4th, 6-8pm. Where: Seward Community Library, downstairs meeting room. What: An exploration of […]
Due to weather (as in wind, rain, and general grossness) the luminary ski scheduled for New Year’s Eve has been postponed to a later, undetermined date.
Seward Nordic Ski Club 5-5-5 Ski Challenge Trail River Campground Group Area January 5, 2014 Start time at the Gate, 11:00 am Finish at group area, 4:00 pm Awards at sunset This is not a race but a ski challenge. Participants should look at the event as a celebration of […]
It’s here. Please welcome new arrival, “Honesty in a Box,” the debut album from Seward’s own Burning Bush. Experience the new album Friday, January 3rd, 7pm at the Rae Building. There, the local band will take the stage for the album’s premier concert performance. The band features an array of […]