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: […]
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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 […]
Yes, that’s right. You can help your local volunteer firefighters without running into a burning building!
Are you interested in a parent-led, cooperative style preschool for your 3-5 year old child? Is your child free on Mondays and Tuesdays from 9-11:30am? Can you dedicate one week of leadership (10 hours – including teaching and preparation) on a rotating schedule? If yes, then Sprouts Cooperative Preschool is for you! We will be holding an informational meeting on […]
Tickets are still available! Call 907-224-3445 to get yours today. Auction items include: fishing trips, passes on the Alaska Railroad, jewelry, artwork, quilts, lodging gift cards, restaurant gift cards, and MORE! All proceeds benefit training for local firefighters and EMTs.
Seward Middle School Fundraiser this Friday! Family Fun! Family Fun! Family Fun! General admission $7 – $10 7:30 pm to 8:45 pm VIP Tickets $25.00, Includes a private, pregame reception from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm with Streetballers, T-shirts for autographs, and center-court seating! Click HERE for tickets! Offline tickets available at Terry’s Fish & Chips
COMMUNITY NEWS RELEASE SEEDS OF FAITH CHRISTIAN PRESCHOOL CLOSING AFTER 18 YEARS April 24th, 2015 Seeds of Faith Christian Preschool is a ministry founded and supported by Seward United Methodist Church. For eighteen years this outreach ministry has blessed the community of Seward and surrounding areas by providing a loving, faith-based program of early childhood education and nurturing […]
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 […]
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 […]
Summer is coming to a close and the preschool season is just beginning. “Seeds of Faith” Preschool has openings. Children may be 3-5 years of age. Preschool meets 9-11:30 AM, three mornings a week. Scholarships are available. For more information or to receive an application, call 224-7368 or email email@example.com. Seeds of Faith Preschool meets at Seward United Methodist Church.
Seeds of faith preschool is now accepting applications for the 2014-2015 school year. Children maybe 3-5 years of age. Preschool meets 9-11:30 AM, either two or three mornings a week, depending upon enrollment. Scholarships are available. For more information or to receive an application, call 224-7368 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Seeds of Faith Preschool meets at Seward United Methodist Church.
Kenai Peninsula Borough School District media release Public Hearing on proposal to reconfigure Seward Middle School is October 24, 2013 Soldotna, October 18, 2013—The question: “Should Seward Middle School be reconfigured to include grades 6, 7, and 8?” will be addressed in a public hearing, Thursday, October 24, 2013, 7:00 P.M., at Seward Middle School. This public hearing is part of […]
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 […]
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!
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 […]
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 […]
**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 […]
Dear Friends, In my first/second grade classroom at Seward Elementary School, we are beginning a unit on Seward history. As many of you know, the museum is already being packed up for its move into the new building! We hope that community members will help fill the gaps in our studies by writing to our class and sharing their personal stories […]
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 […]
The Seward Community Foundation and The Foraker Group invite you to attend training for your non-profit organization in Seward, December 16, 2009. Understanding Financial Statements 11:00 1:00 pm Do your eyes glaze-over during the financial reports? Do you want to better understand what the financial report says about the health of your organization? Do you want to focus on […]
Date: Thursday, June 4th, 2009 Time: 4pm AST; 5pm Pacific / 8pm Eastern http://www.futureofeducation.com/forum/topics/maya-frost-the-new-global In 2005, Maya Frost and her husband sold everything and left their suburban American lifestyle behind in order to have an adventure abroad. The tricky part: they had to shepherd their four teenage daughters through high school, into college and beyond in nontraditional ways. Her book, […]
Scientists who study the ecosystems of the National Park Units in Southwest Alaska (Katmai, Kenai Fjords, Lake Clark, Aniakchak, Alagnak) are coming to Seward to share their work with the public. Join us for the 3rd Biennial Long-term Monitoring Symposium: Understanding How Park Ecosystems Are Changing, Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at the Alaska SeaLife Center-Bear Mountain Conference Room in Seward. […]
Please review the “Little readers” information on page 6 of this weeks Phoenix Log. I was so excited to read that the KPBSD has adopted the Headsprout (www.headsprout.com) online reading program and is making it available for FREE to all incoming kindergarteners. I had incredible success using this program last year with my step son who is a late reader. […]