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Upcoming Halloween Themed Events

Parade of Preschoolers
There’re all kinds of things to do in and around New Bern celebrating Halloween. So far, here’s the latest line-up of events: 24th: Annual Trunk or Treat, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at Centenary United Methodist Church, 309 New St. Call 252-637-4181. 26th: 18th Annual Halloween Preschool Parade, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Starts at […]
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“Working with the Division of Employment during a Disaster”

Disaster Unemployment Assistance
WHAT: Information session, “Working with the Division of Employment during a Disaster.” Presented by Lockhart Taylor, the Assistant Secretary for Employment Security for the North Carolina Department of Commerce. WHERE: Bosch Advanced Manufacturing Center (Bosch AMC) Room 102, Craven Community College (Craven CC), 800 College Court, New Bern NC, 28562 WHEN: Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, 6-8 p.m. WHO: […]
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MumFest 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run

New Bern Parks and Recreation
The annual MumFest 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run, presented by New Bern Parks and Recreation, will be held on Sunday, October 14th. This flat course will begin and end at beautiful Union Point Park, located at 210 East Front Street in downtown New Bern. Day of registration begins at 6:00 a.m. The 1 Mile […]
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U.S. Cellular Wants to Sponsor Your Youth Organization

U. S. Cellular
Starting today, youth organizations in Craven County can earn up to $1,000 through U.S. Cellular’s Community Connections program. Now in its fourth year, Community Connections provides sponsorship support to help youth groups pay for uniforms, equipment, travel and other group expenses. Since the program launched in 2015, U.S. Cellular has awarded $1.3 million to more […]
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Craven County Clean Sweep

Craven County Clean Sweep
Craven County Clean Sweep sponsors four annual clean up events on the first Saturdays of February, May, August and October to help keep New Bern streets and waterways free of litter.  The upcoming one will be Saturday, October 6th, but if that day is not convenient, you can choose another day that fits your schedule! […]
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Twin Rivers Artists Association awards grant to Craven Partners In Education

Twin Rivers Artists Association - PIE Grant
Partners In Education was recently awarded $1,000 from Twin Rivers Artists Association to be used for grant money for art teachers in Craven County Schools. The grants are awarded to art teachers based on imaginative and creative art programs for their students. If you would like to learn how your organization can make a difference through Craven County Schools’ […]
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Mum’s the Word Exhibition

Eileen Wroe - Fireworks
Local Artwork centered around the Chrysanthemum on display at multiple locations October 3 – October 23 Craven Arts Council & Gallery in cooperation with Swiss Bear is proud to present the annual “Mum’s the Word” exhibition at various locations in downtown New Bern. This exhibition highlights local artists and the annual Mumfest. Locations displaying work […]
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Craven CC to remain closed through Sept. 30 to help students, faculty, staff recover from Hurricane Florence

Craven Community College
Craven Community College (Craven CC) will remain closed through Sunday, Sept. 30 to help students, faculty and staff recover from the devastating impacts of Hurricane Florence. “The safety and well-being of our community is our highest priority,” said Dr. Ray Staats, Craven CC president. “Right now we want everyone to continue focusing on helping their […]
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