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Reminder: Civil Air Patrol Open House & BBQ November 16

Reminder: Civil Air Patrol Open House & BBQ November 16

November 16, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Seward Recreation Committee Meeting November 19

PUBLIC NOTICE   Seward Recreation Committee Meeting A Special Ad Hoc Citizen Advisory Committee   Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 12:00 p.m.   Teen & Youth Center 336 Third Avenue, Rec Room Seward, Alaska   ALL PUBLIC IS WELCOME TO ATTEND.  (Note: Time & Location Varies For Each Meeting)   Click here to view the agenda.  

November 15, 2014 · 3 comments ·

The public is welcome to attend the Seward State Parks Advisory Board Meeting November 18

The next Seward State Parks Advisory Board Meeting will be held on November 18th from 5-7pm at the AVTEC Culinary Arts building in the Banquette room.  The public is always welcome to attend and encouraged to provide comments.

November 15, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Library Museum open house 1-4pm Blackwater Railroad band

Library Museum open house 1-4pm Blackwater Railroad band

November 15, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Free Children’s Wellness Fair, November 15

November 15, 2014 SeaView Plaza 302 Railway Ave. 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Developmental screenings, vision and hearing screenings, nutrition information, Imagination Library, Safe Kids USA, Fun Activity, Healthy snacks, etc.. For more Information contact PJ–422-1054

November 15, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Seward Energy Fair Today at AVTEC

Seward Energy Fair Today at AVTEC

The City of Seward and the Seward Alternative Energy Group (SAEG) is hosting their first Seward Energy Fair today, November 15, 2014. The fair will be held at AVTEC – Alaska’s Institute of Technology Student Service Center from 12 to 5 pm. Key note speakers from local and statewide agencies will be reviewing energy options for businesses and home owners […]

November 15, 2014 · 1 comment ·
Resurrection Bay Conservation Alliance’s 8th annual beer and wine tasting event tonight, November 15!

Resurrection Bay Conservation Alliance’s 8th annual beer and wine tasting event tonight, November 15!

Resurrection Bay Conservation Alliance’s 8th annual beer and wine tasting event: Saturday, November 15, 2014, 7-10 pm Admission: $38 (includes 12 drink tickets) Advanced ticket purchase recommended. Visit rbca-alaska.org Bid on items at the silent auction, sample savory Alaskan appetizers prepared by regional chefs, pair your beverage choice with desserts donated by local connoisseurs. Questions? Call Pam Parker at 907 […]

November 15, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Museum open and free Saturday 1-4 pm at the Open House

Museum open and free Saturday 1-4 pm at the Open House

Many of Seward’s community have not been into the new Museum space located just inside the entry of the Library Museum building. This Saturday, November 15, 2014, 1-4 p.m. during the open house celebration of the season, the museum will be open and free to the public. The museum is the new home of the collections of both the Resurrection […]

November 15, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Seward Home Business Showcase November 15

Seward Home Business Showcase November 15

November 15, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Substitute Training offered in Seward

Seward will offer sub training to anyone that is interested. The training will be held on Thursday, November 20th from 10:30-12:30. If you are interested please call Randi Broyles at 907-714-8888 to sign up.

November 14, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Google crowns Homer eCity for second year

Seward, gateway to two major fiber optic cables, can do this too! Posted on Homernews.com on October 22, 2014   For the second year a row, Google has named Homer the eCity for the state of Alaska. The award recognizes the strongest online business communities in each of the 50 states, businesses that have embraced the Web to find new customers, connect with […]

November 13, 2014 · 0 comments ·
SPRD Bulletin November 13

SPRD Bulletin November 13

SPRD Bulletin… Congrats to Tim Shearer, Luther Freeman, Bruce Knofel, Devin Putney & Steve Fink who ventured to Anchorage to compete in the 4 Wall Turkey Brawl Racquetball Tournament at the Midtown Alaska Club Nov 7 – 9th (photo attached names in order right to left as listed above). Experiencing some tough competition… Tim Shearer came back with 1st place […]

November 13, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Help prevent Parvovirus in dogs

Help prevent Parvovirus in dogs

City of Seward Animal Shelter Public Service Announcement – Parvovirus can occur in any dog, as the virus is easily transmitted.  The virus is extremely hardy in the environment, and in some areas can survive 3-7 years.  Parvo is extremely resilient and can be transmitted in any discharge from an infected animal, especially feces and vomit.  The Parvovirus withstands wide […]

November 13, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Kenai Fjords National Park Weather Summary – October 2014

October was unusually dry with slightly above normal temperatures in the Kenai Fjords National Park area. There was no measurable precipitation at the Seward airport for two thirds of the month (20 days) leaving the total monthly precipitation far below normal. Combined with the below-normal precipitation that characterized most of the spring and summer, Seward was at a cumulative 13.2 […]

November 13, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Substitute Training To Be Held Locally!

The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District will hold another substitute training in Seward on Thursday, November 20th from 10:30-12:30 at Seward Elementary.    This training is for substitute teacher, aide, tutor, secretary, kitchen worker and/or custodian. Please call Randi Broyles at (907) 714-8888 to reserve a spot.  Seward Schools need you!  

November 13, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Seward Tsunami Swim Club – SEASON BEGINS – We Love Swimming!!!

Seward Tsunami Swim Club – SEASON BEGINS – We Love Swimming!!!

Seward Tsunami Swim Club (STSC) started the swim season this week. It is going to be  great! We want to thank our beautiful Seward community for your support of the club and the sport of swimming! SEWARD TSUNAMI SWIM CLUB (STSC) is a developmental and competitive swim team that provides a supervised aquatics program for Seward area youth ages 5-18. […]

November 13, 2014 · 0 comments ·
City Council Emerges from Executive Session

City Council Emerges from Executive Session

By Rick Smeriglio for SCN – Seward City Council gave due public notice of its special meeting and Vice Mayor Marianna Keil gaveled it to order promptly at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, November 10 with a scant half dozen citizens in attendance. The duly noticed agenda listed “executive session” as the only item of business. Only three things happened publicly […]

November 12, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Switch on to Alternative Energy at the Seward Energy Fair

The City of Seward and the Seward Alternative Energy Group (SAEG) are hosting their first Seward Energy Fair on November 15, 2014. The fair will be held at AVTEC – Alaska’s Institute of Technology Student Service Center from 12 to 5 pm.  This free event is being held in order to educate and update our local community members about the […]

November 12, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Seward Schools Site Council Meeting Thursday at 6:30pm

Our November Site Council Meeting will be held this Thursday (11/13/14) at 6:30pm at the Seward High School Library. Our agenda can be found here: Agenda Nov 2014 SSBC

November 12, 2014 · 0 comments ·
The Lego Movie

The Lego Movie

NHS and SHS Theater Present The First Installment of our Winter Movies The Lego Movie “An ordinary Lego construction worker, thought to be the prophesied ‘Special’, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the Lego universe into eternal stasis.” Showing: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 6:30pm All Ages Concessions for Sale Admission: suggested donation $5 […]

November 12, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Flood Service Area Moves to Put Half Million Dollars Toward Flood Control

Flood Service Area Moves to Put Half Million Dollars Toward Flood Control

By Rick Smeriglio for SCN – At its regular meeting on November 3, the Seward Bear Creek Flood Service Area Board voted unanimously to place a $500,000 flood-mitigation grant that it received from Alaska Department of Commerce, toward its share of the “Section 205 Project” on Salmon Creek. The grant came to SBCFSA through a vote of the Kenai Peninsula […]

November 12, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Ceramic Nights

*Ceramic Nights at AVTEC: Wednesday, November 12th and 19th 5 – 7pm at AVTEC ceramics rm. Cost: $8 Meet at AVTEC Ceramics Room, but sign up 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 […]

November 12, 2014 · 0 comments ·

Canned Food Drive for Seward’s food bank

Friends of the Library Museum is having a canned food drive for Seward’s food bank, He Will Provide. During our open house this Saturday, 1-4 pm or any time the library is open this Saturday, November 15, 2014, community may drop off canned food items that will go to the local food bank. Only non-perishables please, canned goods preferred. Come […]

November 12, 2014 · 0 comments ·
Improving the odds against school shooters

Improving the odds against school shooters

By Heidi Zemach for SCN – Local law enforcement officers and principals from Seward, Moose Pass, and every other school in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District will soon begin training their staffs in the ALICE Method, a training method that provides several more creative, more proactive strategies for escaping, diverting, and overpowering armed students or gunmen who are in […]

November 12, 2014 · 2 comments ·
Free Admission to Alaska Sealife Center on Wednesdays

Free Admission to Alaska Sealife Center on Wednesdays

What a treat to walk  from the cold rain into the undersea wonders at the Alaska Sealife Center! Admission for Alaska residents  is free on Wednesdays through February 25th. Check out the Steller sealions, harbor seals, sea birds, tiny tank fish, salmon, jellies, sea stars, and on and on. It’s a great place to get inspired by the beauty and […]

November 11, 2014 · 0 comments ·