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 […]
The Wish Tree is up and is filled with book wishes! This is the one time a year the library has out selections of books that staff would like to have new on the library shelves. Book selections are for all different age levels and interests. Stop by to browse […]
Friday December 20th 6-8pm Many local shops will be taking part in this celebration to bring back the light! Join us for an evening of refreshments and good cheer.
On January 3rd, 7pm at the Rae Building, local band Burning Bush will take the stage for the premiere performance of their debut album, “Honesty in a Box.” The band, featuring Mark Chase, Brett Chase, Dakota Plush, Aimie Cox, and Max Ingalls, likens its sound to alternative 90s acts such […]
…Wanna Dance? Come take part in an exploration of the Conscious Dance/Ecstatic Dance form on Winter Solstice. Conscious Dance is a movement meditation appropriate for all ages and abilities, a great way to celebrate solstice, and a lot of fun. You do not need to be a dancer, and there […]
Santa flew in from the North Pole last Sunday, December 8th, to meet some local pets and their owners. SOS Pets, a local nonprofit which supports the Seward Animal Shelter and promotes responsible, respectful pet care through education and advocacy, raised $175 for dog and cat food at a Photos […]
Seward Nordic Ski Club invites you to our 4th Annual New Year’s Eve Luminary Stroll. Ski – Walk – Snowshoe. Trails lit by candlelight! Tuesday, December 31, 2013, 6pm – 9pm at the Divide Ski Trails (Mile 11.6 Seward Highway) There is no cost. You should bring warm clothes; head lamp; warm boots, […]
Come out and dance with us on the Winter Solstice! What it is: Solstice Dance and Potluck: An Exploration of Conscious Dance/Ecstatic Dance. Facilitation by Stefini Adkins, Music mixed by DJ Hank. Where: The Seward Community Library and Museum, downstairs meeting room. When: Winter Solstice, December 21st, from 6-9pm. Why: Conscious Dance is […]
The Deadly Gentlemen, a unique, modern bluegrass quintet from Boston returns to Seward Monday December 9th for a public performance at the Resurrect Arts Coffee House and Gallery at 7:30 p.m. The group also performed for Seward high and middle school students during their advisory period at 10:35-11:00 a.m. Monday at […]