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SENIOR CRUISE SPECIAL

SENIOR CRUISE SPECIAL

GRAY WHALE-WATCHING CRUISE SPECIAL FOR SENIORS FRIDAY, MAY 6th, ON RESURRECTION BAY, 12:00pm-4:00pm, IN HONOR OF OLDER AMERICANS MONTH (MAY). Discounted tickets of $38 each are being offered to seniors age 60 and older to enjoy a gray whale-watching tour aboard a Major Marines vessel.  The discounted tickets are offered  to seniors of Seward, Moose Pass, and […]

1st Friday Art Walk at the Senior Center

Don’t miss the Seward Senior Center on your tour of area exhibits for 1st Friday Art Walk, May 6th, open from 6:00-8:00pm.  Artists will be on hand to share their creations and will also be actively working on in-process pieces.   Join the artists at the Seward Senior Center, upstairs, 336 Third Avenue.

AARP Coming Next Week

Advocacy Director for AARP Alaska, Ken Helander, will be at the Seward Senior Center (336 Third Ave.) to speak on Wednesday, May 4th, 11:00-11:30am and will be on hand for open Q & A until 1:00pm.  He will be discussing all that AARP does for its members beyond insurance, travel, and discounts.  […]

Boomers, Caregiving & Dementia

“BACKING OUT OF TIME”,  a documentary film covering three years in the lives of baby boomers caregiving for parents facing Alzheimer’s, will be presented and is open to the community upstairs at the SEWARD SENIOR CENTER, 336 Third Avenue, on the evening of Tuesday, May 3rd, 7:00pm (1 hour film).  Q & A will follow the […]

International Musicians Arrive in Seward

International Musicians Arrive in Seward

Thursday is approaching fast! Scrap Arts Music arrived in Seward and is preparing to share a great night of music with you! Don’t miss this fabulous Seward PTA Fundraiser giving Seward school kids direct access to theater arts!  Tickets on sale at Resurrection Art Coffee House beginning 9 am Wednesday […]

Kenny Blatchford to give program

Kenny Blatchford will give this month’s program for “Fourth Thursdays are History” on April 28 at the Seward Community Library Museum. He will talk about the history of Alaska Natives in the local area and provide historical highlights of the Seward vicinity. Free and open to the public, the presentation […]

Seward Community Choir Concert May 5

  You are cordially invited to the spring concert of the Seward Community Choir on Thursday, May 5th at 7 PM at the Rae Building Auditorium, located at the bottom of 3rd Avenue, across from Sea View Plaza. The concert is free, but a donation of a food item for […]

April 27 Canning Class

Canning Low Acid Food Learn how to can low acid food such as fish, meat and vegetables at a workshop on April 27, 6:00-10:00 pm, Seward High School. Class is limited to 10 people and the cost is $10. Contact Cooperative Extension Service to register at 907-262-5824.

SEEKING DONATIONS

SEWARD SENIOR CENTER is seeking donations for our coming PLANT & YARD SALE to be held on Saturday, May 7th.  As you prepare your summer gardens, please remember the center with your PLANTS, PLANT STARTS, and HOUSEHOLD ITEMS.  We will begin accepting donations April 25th.  Please have plant starts potted and ready […]

Scholarship Opportunity

Scholarship Opportunity

The Seward Chapter of ASEA Local 52, representing employees from Spring Creek Correctional Center, AVTEC, and the State Trooper’s Office, is pleased to announce that we are awarding $1500 in scholarships this year to graduating seniors in the Seward area. Individual award amounts will depend on the number and quality […]

Commercial Fishing in action

Commercial Fishing in action

Commercial fishers are busy long-lining for halibut and sablefish (also known as black cod), and delivering their catch  to the local seafood processing plants. Below, the classic, 56′ wooden Cape Falcon heads back to the Seward Harbor after delivery to Resurrection Bay Seafoods on Lowell Point Road. The F/V Karma is ready […]

Mt Marathon Snowshoe-Runner

Mt Marathon Snowshoe-Runner

While admiring the spectacular scenery on March 31st, I spotted a tiny figure running on snowshoes from the Race Point on Mt Marathon. It was amazing how quickly he flew down the slope! Reliable sources revealed this phenomenal athlete is Sewardite Erik Johnson. Look closely just below center and you will see […]