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Workshop for Non-Profits to Perfect Their Pitch

Perfect Your Pitch
Bricolage, Heather Noto (Brink Strategy) and Jane Maulucci (The Reactive Voice), will show you how to build and deliver a winning pitch for your non-profit audience. Perfect Your Pitch – Non-Profits is specifically designed for non-profit leaders to help you hone and deliver an authentic message that connects and resonates with your donors, board members, […]
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Fun-Filled Weekend of Events and Things to do in and around New Bern

Holiday Events New Bern
1st – Dec 24th: Beary Merry Christmas throughout Downtown New Bern. Visit BearyMerryChristmas.com for detailed event information. 8th: ArtWalk throughout Downtown New Bern, 5:00pm – 8:00pm, presented by the Craven Arts Council at the Bank of the Arts. 252-638-2577. 8th: ARTcrawl presented by the Greater Good Gallery, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at the Isaac Taylor House and Gardens, and […]
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CarolinaEast Medical Center Recognized by National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program

CarolinaEast Health System
CarolinaEast Medical Center is proud to announce its recent recognition by the National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program as a “Silver Safe Sleep Leader” for their commitment to best practices and education on infant safe sleep. They are one of the first hospitals in North Carolina to receive the title. The National Safe Sleep Hospital […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast – December 4th

New Bern Now Podsquad
Find out the latest information about our beautiful and happening town of New Bern and Beyond. Beyond, meaning our travels throughout Eastern North Carolina. During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Susan Moffat-Thomas, Rich Sheridan, Colleen Roberts, and I talked about all kinds of positive things happening in our community of New Bern, NC! Listen […]
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Awards Presented to Gingerbread Contest Winners

Gingerbread House Awards
The New Bern Historical Society presented the awards to its first Gingerbread House Contest winners at the recent Beary Merry Christmas Tree Lighting in downtown New Bern. First place and runner up awards were presented in three divisions:  Youth, Adult, and Professional.  The winners and prizes were Youth:  Runner-up $50 and pottery award to Cole […]
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Weekend Packed with Events and Things to do in and around New Bern

Weekend Events New Bern
1st: Bell Tower and Honor Garden Dedication and Chamber Ribbon Cutting, 1:00pm at the New Bern Fireman’s Museum. Call 252-637-3111. 1st: Ladies Only Holiday Sip and Shop, 6:00pm – 8:00pm at Mitchell Hardware. (Bring in “Mac & Cheese” and/or “Spaghettios” and receive 10% off your purchase on Dec 1st.- benefiting RCS). Call 252-638-4261. 1st: “Treasure Seeker” A Community […]
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Medieval Games Workshop – Oblong Chess

Medieval Games Bear's Lair
Simon Spalding and Bear’s Lair Games are offering a fourth Medieval Games Workshop, featuring the Persian chess variant “Oblong Chess”, on Sunday afternoon December 3. The workshop is free, and is open to anyone and everyone.  Historical games are fun for historical reenactors, strategy game lovers, SCA members, Renaissance Festival performers, and anyone who enjoys […]
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December Happenings Live at The City Laundry

Live at The City Laundry
Wednesdays Pub Trivia with Austin Vaquilar. Pub Trivia every Wednesday Night at 7pm! Come and test your Trivia skills for an opportunity to win great prizes and have fun with friends! It’s all about bringing people together! The kitchen at Live will be cooking up some great compliments for an evening of fun. December 1st: […]
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19th Annual Cookie Walk

19th Annual Cookie Walk
Saturday, December 16 from 10am – 1pm  Christ Episcopal Church is once again holding the Annual Cookie Walk 311 Middle Street New Bern. There will be homemade cookies, pastries, pastries, delicious edibles, and other desserts. Enjoy specialty items along with hostess trays for sale. There will also be: The craft table will display homemade gifts, just […]
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Giving Tuesday Celebration Video

Giving Tuesday 2017
What a beautiful day to celebrate #GivingTuesday with the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce’s Non-profit Council, Craven County Non-profits, businesses, and supporters! Special thanks to Tharesa Lee, with the Chamber’s Non-profit Council for organizing the Kickoff event at Union Point Park! The New Bern GIV3’s Initiative is “Time, Talent, Treasures”. Meet the executives, board […]
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“Around the World in 80 Carols”

Simon Spalding - 80 Carols
Simon Spalding offers a new spin on the season: holiday music played on international instruments! Simon Spalding plays Trent River Coffee Company on Thursday, December 21, presenting “Around the World in 80 Carols”. The concert features musical instruments from around the world.  Each instrument will be heard in a seasonal carol or song.  The program […]
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Share Your Christmas Food and Fund Drive

Share Your Christmas Food and Fund Drive
School groups and classes are invited to help our neighbors experiencing food insecurity by collecting dollars and food to support the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina’s Greenville & New Bern branches. If you are in the News Channel 12 viewing area, here is how to participate in the Share Your Christmas Food […]
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