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State is asking for Community Input on ESSA

The implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) is in full swing. The state is asking for stakeholder input on how ESSA will be implemented in Alaska. The state will be holding a series of webinars to acquire this input. The press release and information on how to attend […]

Alaska Purchase Centennial Year Sitka Spruce

Alaska Purchase Centennial Year Sitka Spruce

On May 21, exactly forty-nine years ago to the day, seven Boy Scouts from Seward Troop 327 planted a skinny, 4′ tall Sitka Spruce sapling by City Hall to commemorate the 1867 Alaska Purchase Centennial Year. As the 150th anniversary of the purchase of Alaska from Russia approaches, local historian Lee […]

Kids Fishing Day

Kids Fishing Day will be held Saturday, May 21 from 8am-Noon at First Lake Park, behind AVTEC building on 2nd Avenue. Children ages 4-6 years old in one group and children 6 and over in another group. Kids fishing and then hot dog roast begins at 10 a.m. Drawings for […]

Seward High Graduates Thankful for Community Support

  On May 16th Seward High School celebrated the graduation of its 2016 class.  Forty four students received their diplomas.  The evening before, during the awards ceremony, the graduates were awarded local scholarships worth more than $55,000.  The community support given for the graduating seniors is tremendous.  With the cost […]

Car Wash Fundraiser Sunday

Car Wash Fundraiser Sunday

Megan and Meghan are headed to Japan this August to represent our community of Seward in our sister city of Obihiro, Japan. We are raising money to help cover the costs through a car wash. Car Wash When: Sunday, May 22 10:00 – 2:00 Where: Seward Chamber of Commerce Parking […]

Kindergarten & Title 1 Pre-K Registration Packets

If your child will be attending Kindergarten or Title 1 Pre-School at Seward Elementary this upcoming school year, please complete and return a registration packet before May 18th if possible.  If you attended the Kindergarten round-up, you should have received a packet to complete.  Please return this along with a copy of […]

Seward Middle School 6 & 7 Minute Mile Club

Seward Middle School 6 & 7 Minute Mile Club

6 Minute Mile Club: 5:22 Connor Spanos, 5:27 Neil Lindquist, 5:47 Max Pfeiffenberger, 5:52 Trey Ingalls, 5:54 Shane Sullivan, 5:58 Jaden Vandyke, 7 Minute Mile Club: 6:02 Isaiah Bivins, 6:05 Michael Honebein, 6:09 Bjorn Nilsson, 6:19 Hunter Hollingsworth, 6:26 Joshua Park, 6:28 Levi Deboard, 6:31 Tommy Cronin, 6:31 Joshua Delacruz, […]

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 […]