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Happy Christmas Break!  Here is some art from SHS and SMS

Happy Christmas Break! Here is some art from SHS and SMS

Enjoy some Seward High and Seward Middle School Art!  Much more at our blog here Ruby Lindquist Grade 12 Clara La Rock Grade 9 Coral Petrosius Grade 8 Michael Wolfe Grade 12 Billy Wolfe Grade 9 Sherelle Holmes Grade 12 Emma Moore grade 9 James Carlsen Grade 12 Elena Hamner Grade 9 Gage Ohlsen Grade 9 Sadie Lindquist Grade 8 […]

December 19, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Ceramics Night

Ceramics Night

*Ceramics Night at AVTEC: Wednesday, December 17th, 5 – 7 pm in AVTEC ceramics room. Cost: $8 Sign up before hand at TRAILS in the Independent Living Center Office. Create your own beautiful ceramics works of art! Maybe you want to make a mug to give away for Christmas? The ceramics room at AVTEC will be open for you to […]

December 17, 2014 · 0 comments ·

RBCA Fundraiser a Success Thanks to Generous Community

We’d like to express our sincere gratitude to all of the individuals and businesses that helped make our 8th annual fundraiser a success; Alaskan Brewing Company, Bardarson Studio, Bear Creek Winery, US Senator Mark Begich, Broken Tooth Brewing, Discover Harmony, Adventure Sixty North, APEX Gym LLC, Celestial Meads, Softly Silk, Alaska Sealife Center, Denali Brewing Company, Terry Doyle & Kathy […]

December 16, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Alaska State Parks stocking stuffer pass

Put a 2015 Alaska State Parks daytime use parking pass under the tree or in the stocking and enjoy Lowell Point/Tonsina/Caines Head all next year without having to remember to bring $5 each time. The pass also allows you to park at other Alaska State Parks. If you purchase the pass now, you will save $10 over next year’s price. The […]

December 16, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Museum open house this Sunday

Resurrection Bay Historical Society invites the public to their annual Christmas open house from 1 – 4 p.m. this Sunday at the Seward Museum. Members will serve refreshments in the Community Room, while RBHS member Sue McClure will play holiday tunes on the organ across the hall in the museum. People can watch the battery-operated train travel the tracks around […]

December 12, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Seward Christmas Bird Count Dec 27th

Seward Christmas Bird Count Dec 27th

Fill your feeders with black oil sunflower seeds, and hang up the suet! It’s time to get ready for the annual Seward Christmas Bird Count. All across the country, citizen scientists will help to gather important information about bird populations, movements, and trends. You too, can help count every bird within a 7.5 mile radius of Nash Road and the […]

December 11, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Seward Schools Site Council Meeting Tonight (Thursday, 12/11/14) at 630pm at HS

Our December Site Council Meeting will be held this Thursday (12/11/14) at 6:30pm at the Seward High School Library. This will likely be the last meeting where we will discuss an Honors Diploma for our students. Come join the conversation! Our agenda can be found here: Agenda Dec 2014 SSBC

December 11, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Alaskan Author at the Library & Museum Tonight, December 10th

Alaskan Author at the Library & Museum Tonight, December 10th

Dave Atcheson will discuss his memoir Dead Reckoning, Navigating a Life on the Last Frontier, Courting Tragedy on its High Seas, much of which takes place in Seward, tonight (Wednesday, December 10th) at 6:30PM in the Community Room. Books will be available for purchase at the event.

December 10, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Borough Assembly Report

9 December 2014 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   Our only December meeting was very brief, as we had no ordinances up for public hearing, and all resolutions and ordinances for introduction were on the consent agenda. The new KPB School District Superintendent, Sean Dusek, and Joe Arness presented the quarterly report, projecting a slight increase in student […]

December 9, 2014 · 1 comment ·
FREE bins! Hurry!

FREE bins! Hurry!

Two aluminum can recycling bins were replaced today with nicely painted ones. Anyone who would like to recycle one or both old bins for a chicken coop, dog house, wood storage, etc. please contact c_griz at yahoo.com. First person to email me, first serve, as is. The bins measure approximately 4’x5’ and are 4’ tall on the short side. They […]

December 9, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Community Choir Christmas Concert December 11

The Seward Community Choir, an area choir with nearly 40 singers,  will present a Christmas concert at the Rae Building, Thursday December 11 at 7 PM.  The concert is free, but we are suggesting that you bring a can of food for the food pantry if you are able.  There will be cookies following the concert.

December 8, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Last Day to Nominate for 2015 Ocean Leadership Awards

Last Day to Nominate for 2015 Ocean Leadership Awards

December 8, 2014 · 0 comments ·

F&G Advisory Committee Meeting

The local Fish and Game Advisory Committee will meet Thursday December 11 at 7 PM at the City Council Chambers. Proposals to be considered by the Board of Game will be discussed. The public is invited to share their thoughts and concerns on these matters. For more information contact Jim McCracken 362-3701

December 7, 2014 · 0 comments ·

SOS Pets/A Cause for Paws at Holiday Arts and Craft Fair this weekend!

We will be at the Holiday Arts and Craft Fair at the railroad terminal this weekend. We need to get letters of support from the community to give to our city, borough and state representatives! We will have the whole setup there for you to write a few sentences about why you think we need a new shelter. We will […]

December 3, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Movie Night at the Library Returns SATURDAY, December 6th

Movie Night at the Library Returns SATURDAY, December 6th

The Winter Film Series at Seward Community Library & Museum returns this week. To avoid conflict with the holiday craft fair, this Friday’s showing has been moved to Saturday, December 6th at 6:30 pm. Call the Library at 224-4082, or stop by to find out the name of this special feature! Yes, there will be popcorn.

December 3, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Seward Elementary Winter Music Program Tonight!

Seward Elementary is pleased to invite you to attend the K-2nd grade winter music program tonight, Wednesday, December 3rd, at 6:30 PM. Students meet in their classrooms at 6:15. Students will be performing a variety of musical numbers and the audience will have a chance to join in and sing a few songs as well! We look forward to seeing […]

December 3, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Community Holiday Party December 4

Community Holiday Party December 4

December 1, 2014 · 0 comments ·

NOW ENROLLING FOR Spring 2015 SEWARD COOPERATIVE TODDLER PLAYGROUP

NOW ENROLLING FOR Spring 2015 SEWARD COOPERATIVE TODDLER PLAYGROUP We are currently enrolling children for the Spring 2015 semester of the Seward Cooperative Toddler Playgroup. This is a parent-led program open to children from ages 18 months to 3 years. It runs from January 5th – May 15th, 2015, and is held in the basement space of the Resurrection Lutheran […]

November 30, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Calling all Volunteers!

Calling all Volunteers!

Help spread holiday cheer by volunteering for the Alaska SeaLife Center’s annual Community Holiday Party on Thursday, December 4. Santa needs helpers for the following: -Baking cookies from 12:00-2:00 pm -Set-up from 5:00-6:00 pm -Manning cookie decorating and craft stations from 5:45-7:00 pm and from 7:00-8:15 pm -Helping in Santa’s room from 7:00-8:00 pm -Keeping drinks and snacks stocked in the Cafe […]

November 26, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Where are Alaska’s Giants and Gods?

By Doug Capra – As I thumbed through my Nov. 17, 2014 issue of The New Yorker, I came to the short story. The title caught my attention right away: “The Alaska of Giants and Gods” by Dave Eggers. I started reading. Here are the first two paragraphs: “There is proud happiness, happiness born of doing admirable things in the […]

November 26, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Borough Assembly Meeting Report

25 November 2014 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure Our meeting day began at 12:30 with the annual assembly photo session. Soon you will see the new group picture on our website, a tradition that includes framed copies on the walls of the assembly chambers. This was followed by an hour of training, mostly involving the use of our […]

November 26, 2014 · 0 comments ·
A Night of Drama!

A Night of Drama!

(Actually, we are performing two nights.) Seward High Drama and DDF are excited to combine talent for two evenings of Theater and Dessert! The program for each night is different, so… see them both! The doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and you may begin consuming delectable desserts at that time as well. Show begins nightly at 7:00. Monday, December […]

November 24, 2014 · 0 comments ·

O Give Thanks Unto The Lord!

The Seward community is invited to join in an interfaith service of Thanksgiving, on WEDNESDAY, November 26th, 7 pm, at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 400 Third Avenue, at Jefferson Street.  This service is a joint effort of a number of Christian churches in Seward. Come sing familiar songs of thanksgiving, hear from Scripture, give thanks to God in prayer, and share […]

November 24, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Food Pantry Closed for Thanksgiving!

He Will Provide, Seward’s friendly city food pantry, will be closed on Thursday, November 27th, for Thanksgiving. HOWEVER, the pantry will be open on TUESDAY, November 25th, from 3 – 6 pm, for people to get food items. This is also the time when those who have signed up for Holiday Food Baskets can pick those up. He Will Provide […]

November 24, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Dear Veteran – Did You Lose Your Hat?

Following our beloved Veteran’s Day Program here at Seward Elementary School, a black baseball cap, USCGC Mobile Bay WTGB 103, was left behind.  If this is yours, please stop by Seward Elementary School office, or give us a call at 224-3356 if we can drop it off somewhere for you.  Thank you for your service!

November 21, 2014 · 0 comments ·