Recent News & Information
By Ned Rozell- “Jeremy offers us only his incessant snoring to remind us that he is a man and not a god.” So wrote Seth Adams on an Instagram post showing Jeremy Vandermeer striding across a wind-whipped ridge near the frozen headwaters of the Ambler River. Adams is a writer […]
Bluegrass Camp for Kids will return to Seward this summer for another fantastic week of musical learning, performance, and fun! The camp will be held from July 9 through July 13 this year. Seward Bluegrass Camp for Kids offers young people, ages 6-16, an opportunity to explore a diverse range […]
The Seward State Parks Citizens Advisory Board will meet on Tuesday, May 8, from 6 to 8 pm at the AVTEC Culinary Academy building, 518 Third Ave, in the Banquet Room on the third floor. The public is always welcome to attend and is encouraged to provide comments about the […]
The remaining 1.5 miles of the road to Exit Glacier opened this Friday, May 4 at 7:00 a.m. Water is currently not available on site. Vault toilets are available for use. The Exit Glacier Nature Center is projected to open on Saturday, May 26, 2018. Ranger-led programs will not be offered until […]
Soon, you may see more Chugach National Forest employees working in developed and dispersed recreation sites and along Forest Service roads. They will be dressed in uniform and standing next to a sign that says “Survey Site Please Stop.” Just like the postman, these folks may be out in all […]
Finally, we have all of our summer events and weekly classes listed on one calendar! Hope you can join us at Resurrect Art for First Fridays, concerts, or for our weekly yoga and meditation classes. We love being a part of this community and hope to see you soon!
Do you have old electronic devices around the house that you aren’t sure how to dispose of? A box full of old cell phones, cords, and cameras? Old printers, TVs or computer monitors? Now’s your chance to dispose of these things in a safe, environmentally-responsible way! Join the Sustainable Seward […]
Congratulations to a great team! Kylie, Lydia, Mia, Hailey, Maria, Ben and Nick did an amazing job representing the Seward Tsunami Swim Club at this Championship Meet. They achieved the necessary time standards though their hard work and dedication. Following is a message from Seward Tsunami Swim Club Head Coach […]
Ernestine Hayes Writer’s Workshop & Craft Talk will be May 15th & 16th from 5-8pm in the Community Room at the Seward Community Library & Museum. Celebrated Alaska Native Author and Alaska Writer Laureate, Ernestine Hayes, is an extra ordinary force in the Alaskan writing community. Come to this two […]
The Library & Museum will be CLOSED TOMORROW! CLOSED: Thursday, May 2nd, 2018 We will be open again at our regular hours on Friday, May 3rd, 2018. See ya on Friday!
Thousands of visitors and residents venture along the Seward Oceanfront Bike Path year-round, including local and visiting school groups. Pedestrians may not realize they are walking along the first mile of the National Historic Iditarod Trail, or that humpback whales may be sighted from the shores of Resurrection Bay. The […]
On Friday May 4th from 6-8pm, as part of the First Friday Art event, Kenai Fjords National Park and the Qutekcak Native Tribe will team up to present: “Native Alaskan Art and Learning.” This show will feature art from both Qutekcak art classes and third grade students studying Sugpiaq culture. […]
Come to Alaska Rivers Company Friday, May 11th, 2018 at 1 pm as they host The Bird Treatment & Learning Center, who will be providing a hands-on, science-based, educational presentation. This program will include a Red Tail Hawk (Scarlet) and a Snowy Owl (Ghost) and will cover biology, ecology and […]
A big thank you to all who stopped by this past Sunday to register for Seward Little League. We currently have 4 t ball teams, 3 minors teams and two majors teams! The awesome volunteers who make little league happen met Monday evening and assigned players to teams. We are […]
75 Vounteers are still needed for the Pink Cheeks Triathalon to be a success! If you can help with traffic control, the registration table or help count laps, please contact Josie.
A Public Hearing regarding camping regulations will occur on May 14th, 2018 in the Seward City Hall Council Chambers at 7pm.
by Ned Rozell- Millions of Alaska birds nest on rocky emerald islands seen by few people other than ship captains. One of the funkiest of these creatures is the crested auklet, which looks like a bassist in a punk band and smells like a tangerine. These hand-size birds have intrigued […]