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 […]Read more ›
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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!Read more ›
The Seward Elks are proud to offer the youth of our community an opportunity to participate in a fun event that stresses healthy recreation and lifestyles. 5:30 PM Wednesday August 18th, The Seward Elks Lodge will be sponsoring the Annual Elks Soccer Shoot. The event is open to all children from ages 4-13 and is FREE!! This year the event will take place at the Elementary School Soccer Field. This event is being sponsored by the Elks with the assistance of Seward Parks and Recreation, but children DO NOT have to be a participant in the SPRD Soccer Program to […]Read more ›
Kids ages 5-12 are welcome to come down the the Wellington Picnic area this Friday, June 11th for a scenic 1 mile run along the bike path. There are plenty of traffic controllers along the way to help guide the racers in the right direction. Racers run to a turnaround point and finish where they started. Cost is $15 and includes a race t-shirt (TYC daycampers pay only $7 and transportation will be provided). Check in is at 10:30am and race starts at 11am. Call SPRD for more info or to sign up: 224.4054Read more ›
Kick off another great season of youth soccer at SPRDs Soccer Play Day. Kids ages 4-12 are invited to learn drills, go through skill stations and play games in this FREE event! Soccer Play Day is a great introduction to the sport and a great refresher for the soccer league veterans! Pay the Early Bird fee and get the best rates for the league: $25 by June 14th. F/V Chandalar Youth Soccer League will run Monday & Wednesday evenings (5:30 or 6:30) July 12th through August 18th at the Elementary School soccer field. YOUTH COACHES NEEDED! Consider volunteering for one […]Read more ›
Urbach’s Youth Basketball League (UYBL) starts Saturday the 23rd! K-6th grades are invited to participate in this “For Fun,” non-competitive league, perfect for those new to the sport! All ability levels welcome! Saturdays, January 23rd through March 13th with an end of season tourney on March 27th. Fee is $45. 2nd-6th grades will have a weekday practice TBA and everyone gets a team jersey! Sign up at the Sports & Rec window (Avtec gym) or call/email SPRD for more info: 224.4054 or firstname.lastname@example.org. See you on the court!Read more ›