February 2017 Events in and around New Bern

1st – 28th: Seventh Annual Food Drive to benefit the Salvation Army presented by the Tryon Civitan Club in conjunction with the UPS Store. Call 252-637-7500.

16th: So You Think You Want to Start A Small Business? 6:00pm – 9:00pm presented by Craven Community College’s Small Business Center at the New Bern Campus. Call 252-638-1166.

17th – 19th: Gem of the Ocean, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2:00pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

17th – 19th: The Crucible, Fri – Sat: 8:00pm; Sun: 3:00pm at the Masonic Theatre. presented by Rivertowne Players. Call 252-637-2662.

18th: 5th Annual Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast, 7:30am – 10:00am at the River Bend Golf & Country Club. Presented by the Tryon Civitan Club. Call 252-637-7500.

18th: Oaks Road Friends and Neighbors Litter Pick Up, 8:00am – 10:30am. New Bern Public Works supplies Safety Vests – pick up tools and gloves. Call 631-258-1254.

18th: Shakespeare Competition, 10:00am in Orringer Auditorium at Craven Community College.

18th: Free Horticultural Workshop Program, 10:30am – 11:30am at Craven Ag Building, 300 Industrial Dr. Call 252-633-1477.

18th: New Bern Heart Ball – A Celebration With True Heart, 6:00pm at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 252-559-0026.

18th: At the Gallery: Marilyn and Alan Bergman performed by Andrea Owens, Judy Harrison, and Phil Owens, 7:00pm presented by the Craven Arts Council and Gallery at the Bank of the Arts. Call 252-638-2577.

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

19th: Festive Family Concert, 3:00pm, presented by the Carolina Chamber Music Festival at First Presbyterian Church. Call 252-626-5419.

21st: Classical Lunch, 12:00pm, presented by the Carolina Chamber Music Festival at the Bank of the Arts. Call 252-626-5419.

21st: Commercial Shrimping Petition Public Meeting, 7:00pm in the Stanly Hall Ballroom. Presented by the Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association. Call 252-671-3252.

22nd: Small Business Roundtable: What Health Care Reform Means to your Small Business, with Michael Gomes, 7:30am – 9:00am presented by Craven Community College’s Small Business Center at the New Bern Campus. Call 252-638-1166.

22nd: Musical Diversity: China in America, 6:00pm, presented by the Carolina Chamber Music Festival at the New Bern-Craven County Public Library. Call 252-626-5419.

22nd: Marketing Your Small Business: Finding Your Customers, 6:00pm – 9:00pm presented by Craven Community College’s Small Business Center at the New Bern Campus. Call 252-638-1166.

23rd: Empty Bowls 2017, 11:00am at the Temple Baptist Church. Call 252-638-2577.

23rd: After Work: East Meets West, 12:00pm, presented by the Carolina Chamber Music Festival at the Bank of the Arts. Call 252-626-5419.

23rd: Craven County’s H.O.P.E. Education and Facts Meeting, 7:00pm at Township 7 Fire Department, 1705 Old Cherry Point Rd.

24th: Women Veterans and Active Duty Women Outreach Event, 9:00am – 2:00pm at New Beginnings Ministry, 30 Park Lane in Havelock. Call 252-514-4828 Ext 241.

24th: An Evening with Charles Lindbergh, 5:30pm at the Havelock Tourist and Event Center. Presented by the Eastern Carolina Aviation Heritage Foundation. Call 252-444-4348.

24th: Social Justice Honoring Ceremony presented by Peletah Ministries, 6:00pm at The Harrison Center at Christ Episcopal Church, 311 Middle St. Call 252-259-8393.

24th: Bourbon Street Jazz, 7:00pm at The City Laundry. Call 252-876-7007.

24th: Diali Cissokho and Kaira Ba – Dance Music From Senegal, 7:30pm in the Orringer Auditorium at Craven Community College. Call 252-638-7351.

24th – 25th: Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage with Mark Gungor at Temple Baptist Church. Call 252-633-3330.

24th – 26th: Gem of the Ocean, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2:00pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

25th: The Intentional Life by Peggy W Barnes, 9:00am – 4:00pm at The City Laundry. Call 252-670-2951.

25th: New Educational Opportunity Center Open House, 11am – 1pm at the Stanley White Recreational Center, 901 Chapman St. Presented by Craven Community College. Call 252-638-1236.

25th: 7th Annual Great Oyster Revival, 3:00pm – 5:00pm at Pamlico Community College. Call 252-249-1851, ext. 3084.

25th: End Polio Now Concert, 6:00pm at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Presented by the New Bern Breakfast Rotary Club. Call 252-229-2858.

25th: Festival Finale, 7:00pm, presented by the Carolina Chamber Music Festival at the Bank of the Arts. Call 252-626-5419.

27th: New Bern Toastmasters Open House, 6:00pm – 8:00pm at Keller Williams Realty, 1320 McCarthy Blvd. Call 252-474-3630.

28th: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00pm at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.