Press Release – GCI Shootout attendees can win 1 million Alaska Airlines miles, tech prizes and much more ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – Alaska’s largest telecommunications company will ring in a new era of the state’s premier basketball tournament when the GCI Great Alaska Shootout begins on Tuesday, Nov. 25, at the Alaska Airlines Center. The tournament’s championship teams will not be the […]
SPRD Bulletin… URBACHS youth Basketball is right around the corner! Saturdays at Sports & Rec January 24th – March 21st Preschool through 5th grade. Sat, Jan 10th there will be a FREE Jamboree where you can meet the coaches, work on your skill and scrimmage with your friends at 10am. Register by Dec 19th to receive a complimentary team jersey, […]
The Seward Recreation Committee Meeting has been canceled today due to a lack of a quorum.
Michael Marshall signed his commitment letter to run cross country at Black Hills State University in Spearfish, South Dakota Friday in front of friends and family. Michael is on a partial athletic scholarship and will be running for BHSU next fall. It is always great to see our Seahawks go on to compete at the next level and we are […]
SPRD Bulletin… Congrats to Tim Shearer, Luther Freeman, Bruce Knofel, Devin Putney & Steve Fink who ventured to Anchorage to compete in the 4 Wall Turkey Brawl Racquetball Tournament at the Midtown Alaska Club Nov 7 – 9th (photo attached names in order right to left as listed above). Experiencing some tough competition… Tim Shearer came back with 1st place […]
The Recreation Committee will meet again next Wed, Nov 12 at SCLM Room 205 beginning at 12 noon to continue their work on the SPRD Master Plan. All meetings are always open to the public.
SPRD Bulletin… TYC / Rec Room Breakfast with Santa Enjoy a delicious homemade breakfast with the big guy! Sat, Dec 20 @ the Senior Center… 1st seating is 9 – 10am with 2nd seating following from 10:30 – 11:30am. Limited seating! Purchase tickets by Dec 19th. Adults $9 and Kids $7 this includes pictures with Santa, plush […]
Seward Nordic Ski Club Outdoor Gear and Ski Swap Saturday, November 8th Doors Open at 11:00am 11am-1pm, Elementary School Time to clean out your closets and gear sheds! Buy and sell used outdoor equipment at our annual Outdoor Gear and Ski Swap. Enjoy our chili and baked goods while you shop! ~Dates and Times~ GEAR DROPS ~ We are asking […]
The temperature’s getting colder and the snow’s beginning to fly. The mighty SeaHawk ski team is biting at the bit ready to begin some time on the snow. No doubt you are too. So better get those Nordic skinny skis tuned up. The Seahawks will once again be hosting the annual Waxathon in conjunction with the SNCS Ski Swap on […]
Join us for the Halloween Carnival this Friday from 6 to 9pm!! Glacier Family Medicine Pumpkin Prowl and the Family Masquerade Ball Letter of Thanks! Little scarecrows, witches, goblins & princesses and were out in force for the Glacier Family Medicine Pumpkin Prowl on Saturday, October 25th. Over 100 community members turned out for the annual event. Droves of costumed […]
Seward Tsunami Swim Club will be having a FUN SWIM and Try Outs for all swimmers interested in joining the club on Sunday, November 2 from 3-5pm at the Seward Pool. Remember to check your clocks because of the time change! Swimmers must be between the ages of 5-18 and be able to swim from one end of the […]
A documentary about the Mount Marathon Race titled “3,022 ft.” is in post-production and is targeting Spring 2015 for release. The movie focuses on the 2014 event and is being is being crowd funded, although it is well short of its goal. For more information watch the trailer above, visit their campaign page here or visit their web site at 3022ft.com .
Please join us on Friday, October 24th from 6pm – 9pm for our 2nd annual Taco Feed/Auction fundraiser for Marathon Wrestling Club. All proceeds will benefit Seward area youth! Tickets on sale now, $20.00 per person, please contact Jewel Williams at 907-422-7130 for more information, to purchase tickets or to donate an item for our auction!! Hope to see you […]
The Seward Seahawk’s swim meet on Saturday was a great success thanks to our fabulous volunteers and sponsors. A big thank you to the Seward Tsunami Swim Team parents and young swimmers, we could not have done it without you. Thank you Audette family for your continued generosity and support of Seward swimmers. Thanks to Subway of Seward and Eureka Pizza for […]
Saturday, October 18th is the second annual Seward Seahawk Spirit Scamper. If you like to run/walk, want to support Seward High School Activities and get covered with green and gold in the process, then this is the event for you!! The Scamper will follow the same route as last year from in front of the Alaska Sealife Center down 4th […]
TYC / Rec Room Join SPRD in the Rec Room (336 Third Ave.) on Wednesday, October 15th from 11am-1pm for “Age Appropriate Discipline” training session with After School Network’s Thomas Azzarella. The training will have a strong focus on Middle School aged children. If you work with teens or just have a strong passion for them and an interest […]
SPRD News Bulletin – Seward Parks and Recreation Sponsor of the year for 2013 was awarded to Stylin’ Stitches ‘Sue & Mike Banas’ July, 31st 2014. They have sponsored numerous Seward Parks and Recreation events and programs. There is no limit to their kindness. Stylin’ Stitches has sponsored the adorable Diaper Derby event for over 10 years. Sue & Mike […]
Halloween Carnival The Annual Community Halloween Carnival is coming up Friday, October 31st 6 to 9pm. Booth space is now available, reserve your spot today call Shari at 224-4057; email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.cityofseward.us to download a form. Glacier Family Medicine Pumpkin Prowl at Forest Acres Park Sat, Oct 25th at 6:30pm Search for Mini Pumpkins, roast marshmallows and […]
SPRD Press Release – TYC Teen Time is now open at TYC! Open to 6th-8th graders. Tuesday-Thursday 5:30pm-9pm and Fridays and Saturdays 5:30-10pm. Gaming, pool, movies, tourneys, ping pong, computers, WiFi, outdoor basketball court, foosball and much more! FREE! Signed waiver required to participate. This is an open, drop-in based program. Teens are welcome to come and go but must […]
TYC After School Program is back! Come check out Seward Teen & Youth Center’s After School Program for K-5th grades! ASP emphasizes cooperative play, sports, environmental science, outdoor play, creative arts, homework help, music appreciation and social enhancement. Children can chose from a number of daily activities from science experiments, to baking projects to board games to field trips to a […]
Jennifer Pharr Davis NPR interview – Jennifer Pharr Davis will be in Seward on Tuesday September 9, 2014. Mid day on Tuesday, Jennifer Pharr Davis will be doing a presentation for the high school students in the auditorium, in the evening starting at 6:30pm in the community room at the library museum. This event is co-sponsored by the Seward Arts Council […]
Mark Your Calendars!!! Please join us on Saturday, October 11th from 6pm – 9pm for our 2nd annual Taco Feed/Auction fundraiser for Marathon Wrestling Club. All proceeds will benefit Seward area youth! Tickets on sale now, $20.00 per person, please contact Jewel Williams at 907-422-7130 for more information, to purchase tickets or to donate an item for our auction!! Hope to see […]
Seward City News captured a few pictures during this year’s Lost Lake Run and has published some of the better ones below. Images by Steve and Sarah Fink. The 2014 race results are provided by Skinny Raven Sports of Anchorage: http://results.chronotrack.com/event/results/event/event-5304?lc=en Also donations to fund Cystic Fibrosis research are always being accepted through lostlakerun.com .
By Rick Smeriglio for SCN – As she did in 2011, S/V Tlingit won this year’s Rum Doodle Race and will have her name inscribed on the Rum Doodle Cup trophy, currently housed at the William H. Seward Yacht Club (WHSYC) in the small boat harbor. Tlingit, a 44-footer handily took first place in both heats of the all-women sailboat […]
The results are provided by Skinny Raven Sports of Anchorage: http://results.chronotrack.com/event/results/event/event-5304?lc=en