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Give Your Heart a Fighting Chance

Give Your Heart a Fighting Chance

Heart disease and stroke are major causes of death and disability in Alaska.  Our knowledge about preventing and treating these diseases continues to increase.  Detecting the risk factors in your life and making positive changes can reduce your risk of heart disease and stroke as well as improve your health if you already have disease.  The major risk factors include: […]

February 1, 2016 ·
January 19: Lunch & Learn @ SCHC

January 19: Lunch & Learn @ SCHC

Bring your lunch and join us January 19 from 12-1 pm for our first monthly Lunch & Learn! Starting in February these will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, each one focusing on a different health-related topic. For more information, call Caitlin Mackenna, RN, at 907-224-2273. www.sewardhealthcenter.org  

January 7, 2016 ·
Get Screened for Colorectal Cancer

Get Screened for Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer kills over 80 Alaskans every year, but it can usually be prevented with proper screening and treatment.  The staff at Seward Community Health Center are ready to help prevent colon cancer in the Seward area. Colorectal cancer usually starts as a growth from the lining inside the colon or rectum.  The growths often start as polyp, which looks […]

January 4, 2016 ·
2015 Seward Angel Tree Program Kicks Off

2015 Seward Angel Tree Program Kicks Off

For over 30 years, Seward Volunteer Fire Department (SVFD) and the good people of Seward have been providing local kids and families with gifts to put under the Christmas tree through the Seward Angel Tree Program. Last year, almost 60 families in need received toys, diapers, warm clothing, and household items through the program, which is almost completely fueled by […]

November 28, 2015 ·
Jeanette Nienaber joins SCHC

Jeanette Nienaber joins SCHC

Seward Community Health Center (SCHC) is pleased to announce that Jeanette Nienaber, a licensed and certified Physician Assistant (PA), has recently joined its staff as a permanent medical provider and member of the community. Jeanette, who started at the Health Center on August 31, is seeing both new and established patients. She will be providing a full range of family […]

October 28, 2015 ·
How YOU can help the fire service…

How YOU can help the fire service…

Yes, that’s right. You can help your local volunteer firefighters without running into a burning building!  

September 13, 2015 ·
Calling volunteers for the 2015 Alaska Fire Conference

Calling volunteers for the 2015 Alaska Fire Conference

If you like firefighters, you’re going to love helping out at the 2015 Alaska Fire Conference – Sept. 28-Oct. 3. The Alaska Fire Conference is the state’s annual emergency responder conference offering exceptional training, a 2-day vendor show, and events to recognize our best and brightest. No fire experience necessary to help make this exciting event a huge success! Sign […]

September 5, 2015 ·
August 22 auction and dinner at Fox Island to support firefighter & EMT training

August 22 auction and dinner at Fox Island to support firefighter & EMT training

 

August 4, 2015 ·
Seward PTSA Thanks You!

Seward PTSA Thanks You!

  Nearly Gone! Only 14 tickets remain for online sales with a small quantity remaining at Resurrection Art Coffee House for offline sales! This event will be sold out so grab your ticket while you can! Seward PTSA thanks our community and sponsors for making this event possible! Here’s a shout out to Alaska Junior Theater, Seward Arts Council, Harper Arts […]

January 30, 2015 ·
New hours at Seward CHC starting January 12

New hours at Seward CHC starting January 12

December 31, 2014 ·
Changing Attitudes Towards Men’s Health

Changing Attitudes Towards Men’s Health

November is the month when we recognize the importance of men’s health, and the “Movember Stache-A-Thon” being promoted nationally and here in Seward is a great way to raise awareness around this issue. But equally important is to be aware of the many limited stereotypes and attitudes surrounding men and their health care needs that all too often fail to […]

November 23, 2014 ·
Blessing of the Animals at The Alaska SeaLife Center — 2pm on Sunday (10/5)

Blessing of the Animals at The Alaska SeaLife Center — 2pm on Sunday (10/5)

This event will involve a walk around the Alaska SeaLife Center as a group, with stops to pray for animals, staff, and some of Alaska’s environmental concerns. This is an ecumenical event and all are welcome.

October 2, 2014 ·

Looking for Extras For ‘Sugar Mountain’ Movie Shooting in Seward

The feature film ‘ Sugar Mountain’ is now shooting in Seward for 6 weeks, from March 10th – April 18th. We need extras throughout the entire film, however, certain days are especially important to make our film work. FYI: You are welcome to come to MORE THAN ONE EVENT if you wish to – in the world of the film it’s […]

March 9, 2014 ·
Christmas Eve Worship at Seward & Moose Pass United Methodist Churches

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, […]

December 21, 2013 ·

2012 Angel Tree Program

Do you know a family in the Seward, Bear Creek, or Moose Pass area in need of some extra help during the holidays?  Maybe a family that could use some extra toys, food, and/or cold weather gear? Here are three ways you can help! Nominate a family by submitting a nomination form before December 7. Forms are available at these locations: Seward […]

November 29, 2012 ·
Chugach Arts Council

Chugach Arts Council

The Chugach Arts Council is dedicated to supporting the arts & culture for people and communities in and around the Chugach National Forest.  Even if you are currently a member of supporter of other arts groups we invite your participation and input. Our goal is to provide a forum and a focal point for artists and communities to bring the […]

August 18, 2012 ·