Moose Pass News

Art Walk in the Garden – 1st Friday Aug. 5th

Art Walk in the Garden – 1st Friday Aug. 5th

The Garden Fairies and the Friends of the Seward Library are joining up to do an Art Walk in the Garden! Fiber Art pieces from a quilting group that use fiber scraps to create beautiful art work pieces that are table runners and mats to lap quilts and wall art. […]

Moose Pass Summer Solstice Festival 2016

Moose Pass Summer Solstice Festival 2016

Saturday, June 18, Music Lineup Destiney Hawley Band            Noon – 1:30 The Ava Earl Band                  1:30-3:00 The Pretty Damn Close Band  3:00 – 5:00 The Shoot Dangs                   5:00 – 7:00 Full Tilt                                  7:00 – 9:00 Food starts at 12:00 and the beer garden is from 12:00 to 9:00 on […]

Free Children’s Books at the Used Book Sale

Free Children’s Books at the Used Book Sale

The books are out! The Used Book Sale begins today in the community room of the Seward Community Library Museum, 11am – 6pm and 11am to final sale hour tomorrow and shut down by 6pm. Did you know that all children’s books through Young Adult are free? We have free […]

Music meets Athleticism April 28th – A Seward PTA Fundraiser

Music meets Athleticism April 28th – A Seward PTA Fundraiser

SCRAP•ARTS•MUSIC   A Theater for All Fundraiser Presented by Seward PTA Supported by Seward Community Foundation,  Seward Arts Council, Captain Jack’s Seafood, Hotel 360, Major Marine Tours, Seward Music Association Purchase a ticket and help send students at Seward ElementarySchool, Seward Middle School, and Seward High School to a SCRAP•ARTS•MUSIC Educational Matinee! What is […]

Reminder May 2nd Scholarship Applications Due

Reminder May 2nd Scholarship Applications Due

The Friends of the Seward Library Museum is currently accepting applications for the annual Swetmann Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity is available to Seward-area students, between the ages of 16-21, who have been schooled in the Seward area for at least two years and carry a current library card. Applicants are […]

Used Book Sale is Coming!

Used Book Sale is Coming!

We are still accepting book donations upstairs at the library, read our donation guide here before you donate. Volunteers are needed to man the book sale Friday and Saturday plus set up and take down. Sign up to help here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0A48AFAA2CA5F85-used2

Scholarship Applicants Wanted

Scholarship Applicants Wanted

Know a Seward student looking for some financial help with university, college or technical community college? The Swetmann Scholarship is now open to all persons between age 16 to 21. More information and the application can be found on our website: www.friendsofsclm.org under the scholarship page. Or email us at […]

National Heritage Area seeks grant applications

National Heritage Area seeks grant applications

The Kenai Mountains-Turnagain Arm National Heritage Area is soliciting grants for 2016-2017. Some of the most popular grants this time of year are school field trip grants that provide transportation costs for classrooms visiting sites within the KMTA National Heritage Area. This year, kindergartners and middle school students from Seward […]

Last Fridays in Moose Pass

Last Fridays in Moose Pass

As Paint this Town Alaska continues to provide a fun and creative outlet for our socialites in Alaska, they will be hosting a Last Friday themed Sip & Paint event every month. This “Last Friday” themed art session will provide those in Cooper Landing and Moose Pass the opportunity to join […]

Town Hall Meeting District 29

Town Hall Meeting District 29

Town Hall Meeting Poster Seward 03-26-2016 Town Hall Meeting District 29 Saturday, March 26, 2016 3 pm – 5 pm Seward City Hall Council Chambers 410 Adams Street Please join in the discussion with: Representative Mike Chenault Questions: Representative Mike Chenault Kenai office 283-7223

Necklace of gold marketed by Sable Elegance and Ann Ellis. Photo by R. Smeriglio.

Startup Ore Mill Seeks Investors

By Rick Smeriglio for SCN — Optimism and a grubstake sustained early gold miners in the Kenai Mountains during the 1890s and into the 20th century. The nature of grubstakes has changed, but optimism remains essential. At an open house in Moose Pass last Saturday, Ed and Ann Ellis of […]

Southcentral Alaska is Sipping and Painting

Southcentral Alaska is Sipping and Painting

 Sip.Paint.Sip. As Paint this Town Alaska continues to provide a fun and creative outlet for our socialites, they have taken over Southcentral Alaska with a mess of paint. Chinooks in Seward, AK continues to facilitate the fun and will be hosting upcoming events on March 19th and March 20th. Tickets […]

Guest Author Chuck Sassara-Saturday 2 p.m. in the Library

Guest Author Chuck Sassara-Saturday 2 p.m. in the Library

Save the date! Chuck Sassara is coming to town. Resurrection Bay Historical Society (RBHS) and the Seward Community Library Association (SCLA), a.k.a. Friends of the Seward Library, are co-hosting guest author Chuck Sassara. Chuck came to Alaska via the Alcan highway in the mid 50’s and never looked back. Hear […]