Sports

Baby and parents swim at the pool together two afternoons a week. Heidi Zemach photo.

Seward High School Pool Schedule

Seward High School Pool Schedule Jan 9 – May 26 2017 Closed Jan 16 and April 16, and evenings Feb 2, 3 and Mar 2.  Spring Break schedule Mar 12 – 19. When school is in session, please enter through main entrance. Schedule subject to change. Call 224-3900 for current […]

Arctic Entries Storytelling Event Tickets

Arctic Entries Storytelling Event Tickets

The Seward Nordic Ski Club is presenting a night of true life stories from local folks and you’re invited! Join us at 7 p.m. on January 19, 2017, at the Seward High School Auditorium. If you haven’t heard of this wildly popular series, Arctic Entries brings Alaskans to the stage […]

Chair 6. Photo: Alyeska Resort/Ralph Kristopher

Alyeska Opens Chair 6

By Allison Sayer for Seward City News – Before the lifts opened on Wednesday, December 21, a small crowd of mostly Girdwood locals were waiting on line at the base of Alyeska Resort. The skiers waiting for the lifts to open were chatty and friendly. Many had not seen each […]

SPRD Bulletin Dec. 5, 2016

SPRD Bulletin Dec. 5, 2016

Sports & Rec Seward Parks and Recreation Department (SPRD) public recreation hours to the AVTEC Gym: the public is invited to drop-in every Tuesday and Thursday from 8 am to 9 pm.  Each Wednesday, the public can attend 8 am to 2 pm and Saturdays from 10 to 6pm. Free […]

Adult Basketball Officials  Needed

Adult Basketball Officials Needed

Adult Basketball Officials Needed for the City of Seward Parks and Recreation Department Certified Referee: $45 per game (Become certified at asaa.org) Non-Certified Referee: $25 per game For more information Contact Austin Ledford aledford@cityofseward.net or 907-362-4011 Seward Sports Officials Association (SSOA) Seward Parks & Recreation Department (SPRD)   Classified Ad […]

Frost Crystals Destabilize Snow

Winter Snow Sports are Here!

The winter sports season has begun on the Kenai Peninsula and in Girdwood. Snow cover in many areas remains light, but Alaskans are still getting out into the Chugach National Forest. Alyeska Resort opened officially on Thanksgiving weekend. Ted’s Express and the Bear Cub Quad (Chair 3 and Chair 4) […]

“V” is for Volleyball & Victory

“V” is for Volleyball & Victory

The following article was written by Seward High School student Kendyl Morris.  Kendyl is a staff writer for the online news source SHS Today. Please check out the site to view additional volleyball pictures and a video interview with four-year varsity player Tia Miranda. http://shstoday.org/ Throughout the 2016 season, the […]

SHS Football Team Honored with Conference & State Awards

SHS Football Team Honored with Conference & State Awards

2016 Peninsula All Conference Awards Offensive Player of the Year — Mike Wilps, Seward. Coach of the Year — Kelly Cinereski, Seward. Peninsula Conference 1st Team Offense Awards Halfbacks — Michael Wilps, Seward. Tight end — Rhett Sieverts, Seward. Center — Kjell Nilson, Seward. Peninsula Conference 2nd Team Offense Awards Fullback — Nick Woodard, Seward. […]

SPRD announces public AVTEC Gym hours

SPRD announces public AVTEC Gym hours

Seward, AK – Seward Parks and Recreation Department (SPRD) announces public recreation hours to the AVTEC Gym or Student Services Center effective next Tuesday, November 15:  New to customers will be an 8 am opening for morning work outs.  Also new this fall will be the reduction in the number […]

Mt. Marathon Race Press Release

Mt. Marathon Race Press Release

Mt. Marathon Changes Race Registration Period and Adds Fifty Junior Racer Spots for 2017 The Mt. Marathon Race Committee has approved several changes that will take effect in the 2017 Mt. Marathon Race ®. In the first notable change, registration for the 90 th Mt. Marathon Race ® will begin […]

AVTEC Gym will be open to the public sporadically

AVTEC Gym will be open to the public sporadically

Seward Parks & Recreation Department will be opening the AVTEC Gym at 519 Fourth Avenue sporadically while the City moves supplies and recreation equipment back into the customer service window.  Openings will coincide with Adult Basketball League schedules, or every Tuesday and Thursday night from 6 pm to 9 pm.  […]