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Weekly Roundup — Dec. 3

Seward is easing into December, with a light schedule at the beginning of the week that leads to a full social calendar by week’s end. 

To start the week, the Planning & Zoning Commission will meet on Tuesday night at 7 p.m. in City Council chambers. On Friday, the City Council will have a work session at noon to review the agenda packet for Monday Dec. 10’s City Council meeting.

On Thursday, the Seward Strong Community Planning Day initiative ‘Community Skills Classes’ will host a kick-off meeting at Resurrect Art Coffeehouse at 6 p.m. The meeting is open to all, inviting anyone who may be interested in learning a new skill or hobby, or sharing their skill with others.

It’s a bit out of town, but the Alaska Trappers Association will lead a training on how to release trapped animals in the Cooper Landing Community Hall at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The presentation will include videos, a hands-on demonstration.

At 7 p.m., the Seward Community Choir will ring in the holiday season with a Christmas Concert at the Rae Building at 7 p.m. The free concert will feature a variety of music and a selection of cookies. Attendees are asked to bring a food donation.

The holiday celebrations will continue into the weekend with Santa Skate on Saturday at 2 p.m. in the AVTEC gym. Everyone is welcome to skate, enjoy holiday music, play games and enjoy crafts. The event is hosted by Seward Parks and Recreation. Admission is $3.

On Sunday at 5 p.m., the Alehouse will be hosting their first “Sip and Swap,” inviting those of drinking age to bring clothes they don’t want anymore and trade with others in town. Female and male clothing is welcome. Everything leftover after the event will be donated to Ukanuzit.

The Weekly Roundup is a collection of events, meetings and more. It’s posted each Monday on The Seward Sun. Have an event you’d like to see in the weekly roundup? Add it to the community board, calendar or email