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Burning Bush Thanks Seward

January 7, 2014 3:33 pm0 comments
Burning Bush Thanks Seward

Local band Burning Bush would like to sincerely thank the community of Seward for its warm reception at the premiere concert of their debut album, “Honesty in a Box.” We are amazed at the outpouring of support and interest from the community. There are many factors that contribute to a great concert. A great audience is certainly one. Thank you for helping make the show so memorable and enjoyable. Burning Bush would also like to thank Phyllis Shoemaker and the UAF School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences Seward Marine Center for the generous use of the Rae Building. Also, thank […]

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Local Band Burning Bush To Release Debut Album This Friday, Features Tasty Songs

December 30, 2013 12:58 pm0 comments
Local Band Burning Bush To Release Debut Album This Friday, Features Tasty Songs

It’s here. Please welcome new arrival, “Honesty in a Box,” the debut album from Seward’s own Burning Bush. Experience the new album Friday, January 3rd, 7pm at the Rae Building. There, the local band will take the stage for the album’s premier concert performance. The band features an array of local talent including Mark Chase, Brett Chase, Dakota Plush, Aimie Cox, and Max Ingalls. Opening for the band will be singer and ukulele player Moriah Doepken. The event is free, family friendly, and open to the public. Albums will be available at the show. The Rae Building is located at […]

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Christmas Eve Worship at Seward & Moose Pass United Methodist Churches

December 21, 2013 12:55 pm0 comments
Christmas Eve Worship at Seward & Moose Pass United Methodist Churches

If you’re looking for a worship service on Christmas Eve, Seward and Moose Pass United Methodist Churches welcome you.   The Christmas Story w/ “Paper Bag Pageant” 5 PM Seward United Methodist Church/331 Fourth Avenue We’ll tell the traditional Christmas story through story and song. During the service we’ll have our first ever “Paper Bag Christmas Pageant” a a no-rehearsal, intergenerational Pageant. There are roles and costumes for everyone who wants to take part, big and small. Come to church, grab a brown paper grocery bag with costume, put it on and enter the story when the narrator cues you. […]

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The Health of the Ocean Matters to Me

September 12, 2013 10:09 am2 comments
The Health of the Ocean Matters to Me

See what students in our Ocean Sciences Club are saying about the ocean and what it means to them in this great video they made! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MjqO2ktcjvA The Alaska SeaLife Center’s Ocean Sciences Club for Seward secondary students began in September 2012, thanks to the Seward Community Foundation and Alaska Airlines Foundation. Over the course of the school year, students dug into a wide range of ocean topics — including a seabird necropsy, a comparative dissection of cephalopods, sea ice studies, Steller sea lion physiology, and other hands-on explorations. A mini-grant from NOAA provided the club with video cameras to record […]

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Ocean Sciences Club up and running for the 2013-14 school year

September 10, 2013 12:13 pmComments Off
Ocean Sciences Club up and running for the 2013-14 school year

Know a teen who might like to join the Ocean Sciences Club? Tell them to check out our club blog, oceansciencesclub.tumblr.com, or just come to a meeting – Wednesdays from 5-6:30 PM at the Alaska SeaLife Center. It’s never too late to join!

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Ocean Sciences Club is BACK at the Alaska SeaLife Center!

August 23, 2013 10:55 amComments Off
Ocean Sciences Club is BACK at the Alaska SeaLife Center!
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Major Marine Tours is proud to announce the acceptance of the “Certificate of Excellence” from TripAdvisor

June 23, 2013 7:21 pmComments Off
Major Marine Tours is proud to announce the acceptance of the “Certificate of Excellence” from TripAdvisor

Happy Solstice Weekend Seward! Major Marine Tours is excited to announce that it is a Certificate of Excellence 2013 WINNER   We here at Major Marine strive to provide our guests with a uniquely Alaskan experience. The beautiful scenery and wildlife of the Kenai Fjords National Park, Resurrection Bay and Prince William Sound coupled with the outstanding customer service of our staff and crew have allowed us to become one of the top 10% of business listed on TripAdvisor. So, we would like to say a big “Thank You!” to our guests and the local Seward community! You have embraced […]

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Major Marine Tours Partners with American Red Cross of Alaska

June 9, 2013 9:33 pmComments Off

Please join us for a Wildlife Cruise Fundraise Major Marine Tours is partnering with American Red Cross of Alaska Disaster Relief Fund for a Fundraiser. With the recent spring floods on our minds why not join us for a cruise to benefit the relief effort. 100% of the ticket sales benefit American Red Cross of Alaska Disaster Relief Fund courtesy of Major Marine Tours. Major Marine Tours is donating the operation of the Star of the Northwest and the crew for this event. The Wildlife Dinner Cruise will be:  Sailing on Saturday, June 15, 2013. From 6:00 to 10:00pm In  Seward, Alaska […]

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Turning Heads Kennel & The Seward Brewing Company Present Family Night on Thursday December 6th from 5-7pm

December 4, 2012 12:54 pm2 comments
Turning Heads Kennel & The Seward Brewing Company Present Family Night on Thursday December 6th from 5-7pm

  Join Travis Beals, 2013 Iditarod Rookie and owner of Turning Heads Kennel, at the Seward Brewing Company this coming Thursday December, 6th from 5-7 for family night. Kids will enjoy playing dog sled themed games, and young and old alike will enjoy meeting a few members of Beals’ kennel — including some puppies, and learning about mushing. Beals has lived in Seward his entire life and has owned and operated his own kennel since the age of 14. He is an accomplished racer having placed second in the 2009 Jr. Iditarod.  He also received the humanitarian award for best dog care in the 2010 Tustumena 200, and recently finished 3rd in […]

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Arts Guide for Alaska

May 31, 2012 10:37 am2 comments
Arts Guide for Alaska

At last a comprehensive guide to Arts & Events in Alaska to be published this summer by the same people that did the new Whittier Visitor Guide. The link below outlines the project, the goals & purpose.  Join with us in making this a relevant, informative & valuable resource for visitors & residents alike. As a thank you for your support, a selection of prints by artist & photgrapher, David Wagner. http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1479194715/arts-guide-for-alaska  

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Beginner Tai Chi comes to the REZ!

April 20, 2012 8:36 amComments Off
Beginner Tai Chi comes to the REZ!

**Update** — CLASS IS NOW FULL — Email if you’d like to be placed on the waiting list or get on the mailing list to receive information directly about future tai chi classes. Thank you! Starting next Tuesday, April 24th, Julie Rosier will offer a 9-week community sampler series of Beginner Tai Chi at REZ Fitness Gym. Classes will continue every Tuesday evening, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., until June 26th. If interested please email jrosier06@gmail.com to confirm your spot. Space is limited, so please register early. Preference will be given to students who can attend all nine classes. Tai Chi […]

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Weekend Sale & Fun in Seward!!

August 26, 2010 1:16 pmComments Off

Forget the fair – we’ve got two events this weekend and next you don’t want to miss! Due to popular demand, the ASFA Phoenix Chapter Rummage / Quilt / Bake Sale is being held over to this Saturday!  Location:      Seward Elk’s Lodge                     419 Fifth Avenue Date:            Saturday, August 28 Time:            10:00 am – 5:00 pm We’ve got something for everyone – Handmade quilts & wall décor – made by Seward area quilters Hand tools, plumbing supplies, electrical supplies, vehicle parts, shelving, etc. Clothing & shoes for men, women, and children (all you can fit in a grocery bag for $5)!! […]

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Scholarships Increased to SEEK Alaska Science Summer Camp

June 13, 2010 12:35 pmComments Off

The Science and Engineering Experience Kamp (SEEK) Trust is offering partial scholarships for SEEK Alaska summer camp to students entering grades 7 through 10. SEEK Alaska is a five-day summer camp where science, math, and engineering principles are presented in a way that young people will enjoy and learn. The camp is held at the University of Alaska Anchorage. The two camps this year are held 12-16 July or 19-23 July. Scholarships of $375 are available on a first come first served basis. This brings the cost of a 5-day resident camp at UAA to only $200! This expanded scholarship […]

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January 11, 2010 12:58 pm21 comments

In the usual spirit of free and open discussion of the issue the Council will hear the pros and cons of Fluoride at the END of tonight’s meeting. Get ready for poison in your drinking water folks and thank [Admins Note: content cut- articles must address the topic and not who may or may not agree with the author] for all these “benefits” by rail roading this through with the absolute minimum of public comment.

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Seward New Year's Eve Statehood Ball

December 22, 2009 4:54 pmComments Off

Seasons Greetings Seward! It’s funny how this particular time of year is supposed to embody relaxation and time spent with family, and how it really translates into, “run your butt off between here anchorage, the post office, gift shops, and stuck in traffic until you’re dizzy/half crazed and succumb to Holiday Madness!!” Well stop chewing on the steering wheel, we want the dream of rest and relaxation to truly come true for you, the holiday warrior hero. The Seward Arts Council’s Music Fest Team is putting all of the finishing touches on the 2009 New Year’s Ball to be held […]

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Disco Skate

December 9, 2009 11:12 pmComments Off
Disco Skate

Bring the whole family down to the Sports & Rec gym (AVTEC) on Friday night from 5:30-7:00pm for some rollerskating! Music with DJ CYN, colorful disco lights, limbo, prizes for costumes and plenty of laughs…just $2.00! It’s gonna be a hoot! Call or email SPRD for more info: 224-4054 or mwilkins@cityofseward.net

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St. Patrick's Day Parade

March 17, 2009 1:11 pmComments Off

At 5:30 p.m. today there will be a wee St. Patrick’s Day Parade! It will start at the small boat harbor, moving south down 4th Avenue and end at Railway Avenue (Sea Life Center). Please come and enjoy the Spirit of the Irish. If you would like to decorate your vehicle and join the parade, meet at the parking lot across from the Holiday Inn Express between 5 and 5:30 to decorate. (Bring your own decorations) Everyone is welcome to participate, Irish or not! The parade will start promptly at 5:30, so if you don’t want to be a participant, […]

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