The Seward Community Library and the Seward Museum both will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th. Additionally, the library will be closing early (6 p.m.) on Tuesday, July 3rd. Happy 236 years of independence, America!
Just a reminder that the Exit Glacier Nature Center Open House is tomorrow night, Friday, June 29 from 6pm – 8pm. The park will highlights its new exhibits and other area improvements. We hope to see you there!
Effective Monday, July 2nd, 2012, the Seward Safeway Pharmacy hours of operation will be 9:00 A.M. until 7:00 P.M. They will remain open Monday through Saturday and closed on Sundays. The pharmacy will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th.
Here is the link to the 2012-2013 guide to the arts and events statewide for Alaska. http://www.artalaska.info/ It may take a minute to open in Explorer, but loads quickly in Google Chrome and does well on IPads & IBooks. Seward was featured on several pages. With your input, the […]
From Anchorage Daily News (06/27/12 12:37:01) KODIAK — A state agency has issued a go-ahead to hold a 2,000-mile personal watercraft race across Prince William Sound and the Gulf of Alaska. After reviewing five months of public comments, the Alaska Department of Natural Resources issued a permit to Alaskan Wet […]
June 24th-30th is Weed Awareness Week. Why should you care? Invasive plants have the ability to outcompete native vegetation in a variety of ways such as an increased frost tolerance, swift germination, affixation of nitrogen or ability to increase salt content in soils, allelopathic properties (releasing chemicals from roots to […]
Rion and Kate, two teachers from this week’s Bluegrass Camp For Kids, are seeking a ride back to Anchorage Monday, with their instruments. Contact Rion at 907 491-0240 or email email@example.com if you’re going that way and have room for company. Thanks.
Lenny was found and is recouping from his ordeal. A big thanks to all that came together to help see that Lenny was recovered and survived his week alone. A big thanks to Lila Hurst, ACO Shelly McDowell and all the volunteers that went out diligently day after day to […]
6-19-2012 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure We had a fairly short meeting this week!! We heard the annual presentation on invasive weeds, and this year’s “weed smack down” will be held at Seward Middle School from 11-1 on Saturday, June 30. We had only four ordinances up for […]
Childbirth Class will be held July 8th and July 15th from 1:00-6:00pm at Seward Mountain Haven Conference Room. Cost of the class is $75 but scholarships available if payment cannot be met. Please contact Kim Bird, RN, ICCE at 491-0315 to register or ask questions!
The annual summer solstice cemetery tour will be held Thursday, June 21, weather permitting. It will start at 10:30 p.m. at the American Legion Cemetery and last about an hour. The tour is sponsored by the Seward Community Library Museum and Resurrection Bay Historical Society and will be conducted by […]
Last of our tickets are being sold for tonight’s dinner cruise. Available at the Library until 4pm today. After 4pm tickets will be sold at Major Marine Tours office by the Library Museum volunteers. While the seats last. Prime rib and Alaska salmon, all you can eat, buffet and the […]
There has been some sightings of Lenny in the Camilot and Bear Creek Area. But Lenny has not been recovered. Please keep an eye out for Lenny. There is a reward. Please report if you see him to the Seward Animal Shelter. 224-7495
Despite a rainy start and a snowy Mother’s Day, Kenai Fjords experienced nearly normal precipitation and slightly below normal temperatures in May. As recorded at the Seward airport, total precipitation for the month was 3.23 inches (96% of normal), 0.14 inches below the monthly average. The monthly average temperature was […]
Peninsula Unwanted Pets has several small dogs looking for loving homes. Contact PUPSRESCUEAK@AOL.COM for an adoption application
AVTEC invites the community to attend the commissioning ceremony for their wind turbine this morning (Wed June 13) at 11:00 a.m.
Please help find Lenny! Lenny was lost in Questa Woods while on a walk with a volunteer, he is wearing a halter. He was lost on 6/11 he’s sweet but shy and timid. Please contact the Seward Animal Shelter of any sightings at 224-7495
Invasive Plants Beware—the annual Exit Glacier Community Weed Pull is fast approaching. On June 21, a crew of volunteers and staff from Kenai Fjords National Park, Chugach National Forest, and Resurrection Bay Conservation Alliance will team up to help pull weeds along the road to Exit Glacier. Invasive plants like […]
June 15th, this coming Friday night, the Star of the Northwest sails away with our special guest Alaskan author Dana Stabenow on-board. Cruise departs at 6pm sharp, check in at 5:30 with the Major Marine Tours office in the small boat harbor. All you can eat Prime Rib and Alaska […]
Scholarships for students, grades 7 to 10th, to attend science and engineering camp at UAA are available. See www.seekalaska.org or call 907 830-3595 for more information and application for a $200 scholarship to be applied toward the $575 registration fee. That brings the total cost of this 5-day resident camp, […]