Cost of Freedom Poker Run


Saturday August 24th 10:30am – 4:00pm The Cost of Freedom Poker Run, presented by Veteran Enforcers Motorcycle Association and Harley-Davidson of New Bern. Enjoy a live band, food, drinks, and raffle. For details visit The Veteran Enforcers Motorcycle Association’s website or check out the Harley-Davidson of New Bern’s Facebook page. Submitted by: Kevin Yates, Harley-Davidson [...]

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Attend Summer Ceramic Classes


Summer Ceramic Classes offered at West New Bern Recreation Center begins on Thursday, June 20th. Class times are Thursday Evenings 6pm – 9pm and Friday afternoon 12 – 3pm. Space is filled on a first come first serve basis. Registration fee is $25 for city residents and $30 for all others. Classes are limited to [...]

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‘Who Made the Potato Salad?’

EJ Stewart and Antuan Hawkins

Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 7pm A one-act play by Antuan Hawkins and EJ Stewart Food plays a part in every major event of our lives – from the beginning of life to the end, both in celebration and in sadness. In the African American community, great pride is taken in the preparation of soul [...]

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Jonkonnu Workshops at Tryon Palace


Do you want to Jonkonnu? Tryon Palace’s popular 19th–century African American interpretive performance group with hold workshops for those interested in joining the troupe. Workshops will be held on Tuesdays from June 18 to August 6. Men, women, and children are invited to learn dancing, drumming, and the history behind Jonkonnu. Thanks to a generous [...]

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