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 […]
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Unfortunately, Mother Nature doesn’t want to cooperate with us this year for the opening day of Seward Little League Baseball. All of this wet/snowy/slushy weather has waterlogged the downtown little league field and has rendered it unusable for opening day. Therefore, registration has been moved to the old library (city […]
The Seward Community Library & Museum Presents… Local Literature with Doug Capra! This Saturday, April 28 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Seward Community Library& Museum In the Community Room with free snacks Doug Capra will lead a book discussion and short presentation about the novel, “The Alaskan”, […]
Join us at the Seward Community Library & Museum on Friday, May 4th and Saturday, May 5th between noon and 5:00 PM at the museum reading table. Make your own tissue paper flowers to welcome Springtime to Seward! Admission to the museum is free, and all supplies are provided. For […]
Seward High Art Students created multilayer stencils illustrating any healthy activity in their lives for the Seward Community Health Fair this past weekend. The public was welcome to jury this art show and four students pieces were voted as the most popular and will be receiving prizes! Congrats in no particular order […]
By Moriah Doepken and Joevahnta Usugan-Weddington For Earth Day 2018 we wanted to share a story about Sam Daniel who has been picking up trash along the Seward Highway for 27+ years. He has inspired us to practice environemtal stewardship, and we hope he will inspire you. When we initially […]
Get ready to PLAY BALL!!!! The Seward Little League 2018 season is about to get under way. A dedicated group of volunteers has been working diligently to prepare for another great season of Little League in Seward. The equipment has been inspected, inventoried and dispersed to the coaches. Opening day […]
This month’s “Fourth Thursdays: Our History” program at 7 pm Thursday, April 26 will be a presentation by Dennis McLain, who will share his passion for all things nautical in his program about the reliable Lowell dories. Originally designed for the Gloucester, Mass., fishing fleet, these boats later found widespread […]
Join FNBA Security Officer Don Krohn and Corporal Patrick Messmer in an educational forum on fraud and shoplifting prevention. Meetings take place at the Seward Community Library on April 26th from 11am – 2pm.
by Brinna Langford- I’ve dedicated my life to teaching in Alaska. Here’s why I’m leaving. I recently read an opinion piece published in the Anchorage Daily News titled, “Alaska, I’m Breaking Up With You.” and while the tone set by the author does not mirror what I see every day […]
The Bear Bell run is a one-mile race just for kids ages 3-12. The course follows the Waterfront Bike Path. Check-in is at the Branson Pavilion at 10:00 am; race starts at 11 am. Register at Seward Parks and Recreation (519 4th Ave) or go to our website at www.cityofseward.us. […]
Race starts at 10am. Register here. For more info call Austin Ledford at 224-4054 or Melanie Hauze
Join us to help beautify the city cemetery! Help us scrape headstones, remove rocks and sticks, pull weeds, rake cones, and haul waste. Contact Latesha Layne for more information at 224-4055.
We need your help to clean up the town! Join the annual community litter and trash clean-up day! Pick up bags at Parks and Rec from 10 am to 4 pm. Prizes will be awarded for those who collect the most trash! There will be a hot dog dinner and […]