Events

Mount Marathon Race Committee Seeks Trail Sweepers

Press Release – The Mt. Marathon Race Committee is seeking hearty, fit individuals who are willing to perform the duty of sweeping the race trail at the completion of each race, Junior, Women’s and Men’s,  on the Fourth of July.  Interested volunteers please contact Erin Lemas at the Seward Chamber […]

Town Mountain’s Hard Drivin’ Bluegrass performs June 24

Town Mountain’s Hard Drivin’ Bluegrass performs June 24

  Hard Drivin’ Bluegrass from the Mountains of Asheville, NC Town Mountain’s Midnight Sun Run: Alaskan Tour 2014 Performing at The Seward Brewing Company on June 24, 2014 Town Mountain Performs Two NEW Original Songs at Suwannee Springfest: “You Ain’t GonnaWorry Me” http://bit.ly/YouAintGonnaWorryMe “House with No Windows” http://bit.ly/HouseWithNoWindows   ASHEVILLE, NC–  The sound of […]

Homer Citizens Rally to repeal SB21

Rally To Repeal from Bjørn on Vimeo. Submitted by Bjorn Olson – On June 14th, a diverse group of concerned Alaskans gathered in Homer to support repealing SB21 – a corrosive oil tax bill that threatens to bankrupt Alaska. Nearly 200 people attended to hear Alaska constitutional framer Vic Fisher […]

Vote No on 1 informational lunch

Soldotna — Vote yes? Vote no? The Kenai Peninsula Republican Women (KPRW) invites everyone (women and men) to an informative buffet luncheon in Kenai on Friday, June 20, 2014, to learn about Ballot Measure No. 1: Referendum, An Act Relating to the Oil and Gas Production Tax, Interest Rates on […]

Stevens Puppets perform at the Library

Stevens Puppets perform at the Library

On Friday night  kids, parents, grandparents, and even a great-grandparent filled the Seward Community Library community room in anticipation as Dan and Zan Raynor of Steven Puppets presented their marionette show, “Beauty and the Beast”. Stevens Puppets performed their show with colorful, handmade puppets, humorous puppeteers, happy kids and laughing adults. […]

A night with Kimya Dawson

A night with Kimya Dawson

Alexis De Leon for the Seward City News – The excitement building at the Yukon Bar is felt throughout Fourth St.; entering the bar it seems everyone in Seward has crammed into the joint for the occasion.  Kimya Dawson is the buzz of the town. The former singer/songwriter of the Indie/Folk […]

Harley’s Help Shelter Domestic Violence Victims

Harley’s Help Shelter Domestic Violence Victims

Heidi Zemach for SCN- Downtown Seward and vehicles traveling the Seward Highway Saturday June 7th saw a large contingent of Harley Davidson riders participating in the First Annual “Ride for Respect Poker Run,” a fundraising event for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, sponsored by Seaview Community Services’ Domestic Violence […]

Best Seller Sure to Excite Community

Best Seller Sure to Excite Community

By Alexis DeLeon for SCN – The Seward Library Association or Friends of the Library hosted a Q & A with Klinkhart the author of the Alaskan best seller “Finding Bethany.” “I had received a call from Glen originally. He said he was touring with his book and really wanted […]

Children’s Program Friday at the Library

Beauty and the Beast, a marionette production by Steven’s Puppets. Date: Friday, June 13, 2014 Time: 6:30 PM (45 minute program) Location: Seward Library Museum, Community Room Admission: Free Beauty and the Beast is a touching and humorous marionette play full of chuckles and drama. Artistic staging and clever effects accented […]

1st Friday Art Walk June 6

1st Friday Art Walk June 6th 2014 6-8 p.m. Alaska SeaLife Center:  KC Crowley~A series focused on plankton and very small larval fish & invertebrates that make up the bulk of the oceans biomass.Starbird Studio:  Melissa Guernsey~Crazy Moose studios hand crafted ceramics & Northern Aurora Flute Ensemble Serendipity Alaska:  Shar Anderson~Handmade, one of a […]

Seahawk Booster Club Golf Tournament July 26th

Golf Tournament Seward Seahawks Athletic Booster Club July 26th – Birch Ridge Golf Course, Soldotna The annual Booster Club Golf Tournament will be July 26th at the Birch Ridge Golf Course in Soldotna.  The tournament format is a best ball scramble with an 8am shotgun start.  Cost of the tournament […]

Finding Bethany, author Glen Klinkhart book signing June 6

Finding Bethany, author Glen Klinkhart book signing June 6

Adults and teens are invited to complete their June 6 First Friday art walk at the Seward Community Library Museum, where author and former Anchorage Police Department Detective Glen Klinkhart will lead a short discussion about his new true crime memoir, “Finding Bethany.” A book signing will follow. Friends of […]

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 […]