August 2016 Events in and around New Bern

1st – 31st: Tryon Civitan’s 3rd Annual “No Child Wet Behind” Diaper Drive. Drop off location is the UPS Store of New Bern, 1822 S. Glenburnie Rd. Call 602-463-7209.

16th – 17th: Uncovering Carolina: Revolution and Resistance, 9:00am – 4:00pm, North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

18th: Live Music featuring Dan Phillips and Company, 5:30pm – 8:30pm at Persimmons Waterfront Restaurant. Call 252-514-0033.

19th: Lunch and Learn: Meet the Martins, 12:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

20th: Parking Lot Yard Sale benefiting the Children’s Miracle Network, 8:00am – 11:00am at Walmart in Havelock.

20th: META-Mudder Neuse River Mud Run at 10:00am. For details visit

20th: Composting and Soil Building: The Value of the Unseen, 10:00am – 12:00pm at Craven County Agricultural Building. Call 252-633-1477.

20th: Underground District and The Dick Richards, 8:00pm – 11:00pm at City Laundry. Call 252-876-7007.

21st: Sean MacMahon 90th Birthday Irish Music Session and Ceilidh, 2:00pm – 5:00pm at the Trent River Coffee Company. Call 252-514-2030.

21st: African American Heritage Tour, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

23rd: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00pm at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

24th: The Entrepreneur Center of Craven County presents “Entrepreneur Panel Shares Tips to Succeed Event, 5:30pm – 7:00pm at The City Laundry. Call 252-636-0234.

25th: Shopping trip to Crabtree Valley Mall in Raleigh presented by New Bern Parks and Recreation. Call 252-639-2912.

26th: Simon Spalding and Dale Evans Swan present Original Folk Songs, doors open: 6:00pm, show starts: 7:00pm at the Trent River Coffee Company. Call 252-514-2030.

27th: We Stand in Support of Law Enforcement Event, meeting up at 9:30am, starts at 11:00am. For more information, call 252-529-9119