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Sip and Paint Comes to Moose Pass

Sip and Paint Comes to Moose Pass

As Paint this Town Alaska continues to provide a fun and creative outlet for our socialites in Alaska, they now venture to Moose Pass for the 1st ever Sip & Paint event. This “Last Friday” themed art session will provide those in Cooper Landing and Moose Pass the opportunity to join in on the festivities. These events are an ideal […]

February 6, 2016 ·
Seward State Parks Citizens Advisory Board Meeting Tuesday Feb 9

Seward State Parks Citizens Advisory Board Meeting Tuesday Feb 9

The Seward State Parks Citizens Advisory Board will meet on Tuesday, February 9 from 5 to 7 pm at the AVTEC Culinary ARTS Building, 518 Second Ave, in the Banquet Room on the third floor. The public is always welcome to attend and is encouraged to provide comments about the Seward area State Parks. For more information, call District Ranger […]

February 6, 2016 ·

First Friday Fluorescent Lightbulb Recycling 3 to 4 pm

On the first Friday of every month, the Seward Public Works Department provides an opportunity for Seward residents to recycle their used fluorescent lightbulbs from 3 to 4 pm at the shed just north of City Hall. Other opportunities to recycle fluorescent bulbs, which are NOT accepted at the Borough Transfer Facility, are at the quarterly Hazardous Waste Collection Days. […]

February 5, 2016 ·

Feb 9 ~ Shrove Tuesday Pancake Feed

Please join us for a Shrove Tuesday Pancake Feed on Tuesday, Feb. 9,  5 – 7 p.m., downstairs at Resurrection Lutheran Church. 400 3rd. ave. Enjoy, pancakes, sausage, coffee and juice for $5 per person, or $20 per family. Hosted by St. Peter’s Episcopal Church and Resurrection Lutheran Church.

February 3, 2016 ·
Ceramics now offered Wednesdays and Saturdays!

Ceramics now offered Wednesdays and Saturdays!

  TRAILS presents: Ceramics Nights at AVTEC- 519 4th Ave.  Now 2 nights per week thru March. This week- Wednesday, February 3rd from 5-7 pm AND Saturday, February 6th from 3-5 pm. Cost: $5, Pay at Door. The maximum number of participants is 15, first come first served. Create your own ceramics! Maybe you want to make a vase for spring […]

February 3, 2016 ·

Cell phone service issue-Seward

Apparently AT&T is having an issue with switching AT&T cell phone calls to Seward GCI service. This has been resulting in numbers dialed just ringing and ringing with out voice mail or answering machine coming on. AT&T is aware of this issue and is working on it. There is not any word on how long this problem might last. It […]

February 3, 2016 ·
Success in Seward

Success in Seward

The group posing with their Fancy Puffins! Chinooks held its first Sip & Paint event this past weekend and it couldn’t have been a better turn out! These events are an ideal way to “let loose” and break up those long weeks during the winter. “It gives us something to look forward to”, said one participant. “We had a BLAST”, […]

February 3, 2016 ·
This week at the Movies!  Goosebumps and Bridge of Spies

This week at the Movies! Goosebumps and Bridge of Spies

Showing this Friday, February 5th at the UAF KM Rae Building on 3rd Avenue – 6 PM – GOOSEBUMPS (PG) 103 minutes (The first movie based on the super-popular R.L. Stine book series for kids and young adults) Doors open a 5:30 8 PM – BRIDGE OF SPIES (PG-13) 141 minutes (Steven Spielberg Directs Tom Hanks in this true story […]

February 3, 2016 ·
Recruiting now for Seward State Parks Citizens Advisory Board

Recruiting now for Seward State Parks Citizens Advisory Board

Do you enjoy recreating at Lowell Point Beach, Tonsina Trail, Caines Head, or any of the Seward area marine parks? Would you like to help guide our Seward State Parks into the future? The Seward State Parks Citizens Advisory Board is seeking additional board members. Board meetings are held monthly from September through May on the second Tuesday of the […]

February 3, 2016 ·

Upcoming Workshop: “Tips for Successful Grant Writing”

Upcoming Workshop: “Tips for Successful Grant Writing” • Wednesday, February 10th – 6:00 to 7:45 pm • Seward Community Library – Ground Floor Conference Room Free of charge, but limited to 20 participants Join Seward Community Foundation (SCF) Advisory Board member and professional grant writer Amy Haddow for a free seminar to help tune your grant-writing skills. Beginning grant writers […]

February 2, 2016 ·

The 2015 Community Awards

On Friday night the Seward Chamber of Commerce had their 2015 Community Awards at the AVTEC Culinary Banquet Hall. The well attended banquet was catered by the Breeze Inn which was truly delicious. The Seward Chamber of Commerce would like to announce the recipients of the 2015 Community Awards. For the Person of the Year – Sue Magyar For Excellence […]

February 2, 2016 ·

January 29, 2016 ·

Alaska Reads 2016 at the Seward Community Library and Museum

Alaska Reads is a program that seeks to unite people across the state by reading the same book. The book selected for the inaugural year is Blonde Indian: An Alaska Native Memoir by Ernestine Hayes. Please join us at The Seward Community Library & Museum (SCLM) for Alaska Reads programming. All events are free and open to the public. It […]

January 28, 2016 ·

Seasoned Firewood At A Great Price

Until March 30th cords of wood will be available. It is 2 years old and is made up of birch and spruce. It is split and cut for wood stoves; and is $200.00 cash a cord. Please call Levi if you would like to make arrangements for a delivery. It is beautiful firewood to quote my husband. Levi’s number is: […]

January 28, 2016 ·

Bear Lake Survey Available

The Seward Rotary Club is seeking citizen input regarding a possible public recreation area on Bear Lake. The land being considered is a newly acquired selection by the Kenai Peninsula Borough from the State of Alaska and is yet unclassified. The Rotary Club is asking for the Community’s input as to whether a portion of that land should be set […]

January 28, 2016 ·
TRAILS Presents – Ceramics 2 Nights Wednesdays 5-7pm & Saturdays 3-5pm, Cost $5 per night

TRAILS Presents – Ceramics 2 Nights Wednesdays 5-7pm & Saturdays 3-5pm, Cost $5 per night

Ceramics Nights at AVTEC- 519 4th Ave.  Now 2 nights per week thru March. This week: Wednesday, January 27th from 5-7 pm and Saturday, January 30th from 3-5pm.   Cost: $5, Pay at Door. The maximum number of participants is 15, first come first served. Create your own ceramics! Maybe you want to make a vase for spring flowers, or choose […]

January 27, 2016 ·
FREE AARP Tax Services for seniors and low income families

FREE AARP Tax Services for seniors and low income families

      FREE AARP Tax Services to seniors and low income families. Limited appointments available through April 9th. Contact the Seward Senior Center at 224-5604 to schedule an appointment. All appointments are hosted at the Resurrection Lutheran Church, 3rd and Jefferson, access located in the alley.  

January 27, 2016 ·

Bear Lake Recreation Area Meeting Tonight

The Seward Rotary Club is hosting an informational meeting regarding the potential for a recreation area on public land on Bear Lake. The purpose of the meeting is to provide information on the research that has been done to date, and to roll out the survey that we will be making available to the public. The intent is to have […]

January 27, 2016 ·
Magical Dance Workshops and Show explore the mysteries of the Ancient Silk Road

Magical Dance Workshops and Show explore the mysteries of the Ancient Silk Road

Magical Dance Workshops and Show explore the mysteries of the Ancient Silk Road and awaken your soul. Experience the sacred dances of Persia, the Silk Road, and the near East. Learn to communicate through classical and folkloric dances which are as culturally significant today, as in ancient times. Farima Berenji evokes the inner god or goddess with dance instruction rich […]

January 26, 2016 ·
Seward Fish and Game Advisory Committee Meets February 5

Seward Fish and Game Advisory Committee Meets February 5

The Seward Fish & Game Advisory Committee will hold an election meeting Friday, February 5, 2016 at the Seward city chambers at 7:00 PM. Agenda will also include preparation of comments on BOF statewide proposals and any other items that may properly come before the committee. For more information contact Jim McCracken at 362-3701.   The public is encouraged to […]

January 26, 2016 ·
Lowell Point Road Rock Slide

Lowell Point Road Rock Slide

A large slide with trees, dirt, and massive rocks covered Lowell Point Road this morning just south of the usual slide area. Seward Public Works cleared the road before noon. Afterwards, the smell of fresh dirt lingered and branches floated in the bay near the new pile of debris. Sunday’s earthquake and the rain-saturated steep mountainside make this road especially susceptible to […]

January 26, 2016 ·
“January Jam” — Thursday Night Concert at the High School at 7 PM

“January Jam” — Thursday Night Concert at the High School at 7 PM

The Seward Seahawk Music Collective invites you to their “January Jam” as they keep the music playing at the High School. They will be joined by special guests from Seward Middle School. It’s Thursday, January 28th. The doors open at 6:45 PM and the concert follows at 7. It’s free. Enjoy some music by our local Seward and Moose Pass […]

January 25, 2016 ·
This Friday at the Movies!

This Friday at the Movies!

This Friday at the Movies we’re happy to partner with the Alaska SeaLife Center for special edition of their Family Science Night program.  At 6 PM movie goers can enjoy a $$ FREE SHOWING $$ of Song of the Sea (PG) – Doors open at 5:30pm (seating limited to 100 people).  At 8pm we’ll be showing Lady In the Water […]

January 25, 2016 ·
SPRD Bulletin January 22

SPRD Bulletin January 22

SPRD Bulletin… Urbach’s Youth Basketball Still time to sign up! League begins Jan 23rd through Mar 26 for pre-school ages through 5th grade. Call 224-4054   –          UYBL Expo games at Seward High School Seahawk Games – Feb 19 & 20 –          UYBL Photo – March 5th –          Pre & Lil D’s EOS Celebration – March 12 –          No games […]

January 24, 2016 ·
Red Cross – Free Home Smoke Alarms

Red Cross – Free Home Smoke Alarms

The American Red Cross of Alaska will be in Seward January 30, 2016 offering free smoke alarms for residents as part of their Home Fire Prevention Program. Volunteers from Providence Seward Medical & Care Center and Seward Fire Department will help with the install. Check out the flyer for more information and how to sign up (or see below) Email: […]

January 21, 2016 ·
Seward Boat Harbor dock replacement

Seward Boat Harbor dock replacement

Turnagain Marine Construction has begun the multi-million Seward Boat Harbor dock replacement project. The four old floats, A, B, C, and S, and the G-float main walkway date from the post-1964 earthquake. They are located on the harbor’s southwest side. The new floats and pilings are staged on the harbor Uplands. Lots going on in Seward! Carol Griswold

January 21, 2016 ·