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Register now for upcoming Summer Camps

Summer Camp
We’ve done our best to compile a list of organizations that offer summer camps for the kids! Please let us know if you are aware of any other summer camps and we’ll add them to the list. Thank you! Aviation Summer Flight Camp (Tradewind Aviation), 820 Aviation Dr., 636-0716 Boys & Girls Clubs of The […]
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Lunch and Learn: New Bern Then & Now

New Bern Then and Now
Images of “Used to Be” from the New Bern Historical Society Collection Lunch & Learn on May 9 at 11:30am You’ve heard it, “used to be”. Captain Rattys used to be Duffy’s Drug Store, Morgan’s used to be True Tread Tires, First Citizens Bank sits where used to be the Hotel Queen Anne.  The New […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for April 9th, 2018

New Bern and Beyond Podsquad
Episode 91 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: George Oliver (Oliver and Cheek), Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), Susan Moffat-Thomas (Adult Enrichment Program), Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map) […]
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Spotlight on Events and Things to Do in and around New Bern this Week

Things to do New Bern NC
Through the 30th: Happenings Live at The City Laundry 9th – 10th: NC Human Trafficking Commission’s Regional Symposium at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 919-716-6497. 10th: Behind the Scenes: Conservation Lab, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500. 10th: Business Tax Essentials, 3:00 p.m. at Craven Community College’s Small Business Center. Call 252-638-1008. 11th: Lunch […]
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Encore: Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Deeds

Ordinary Women
Historical Society’s Previously Sold Out Women’s History Month Event Will Repeat An encore presentation of Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Deeds will be presented at the Craven County Library on Johnson Street at 3pm on Sunday, April 22. This event was so overwhelmingly popular that the New Bern Historical Society is bringing it back by popular demand! […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for March 26, 2018

New Bern and Beyond Podsquad
Episode 90 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: George Oliver (Oliver and Cheek), Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), Susan Moffat-Thomas (Adult Enrichment Program), Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map) […]
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