January 2016 Events in New Bern

1st: 150th Anniversary Celebration of the 13th Amendment, 12:00pm – 2:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

2nd: First 2016 Opening, 8:00am – 2:00pm at the New Bern Farmers Market. Call 252-633-0043.

5th: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

7th: Beer Army and Community Artist Will unite to bring Arts to the Underprivileged at Beer Army Burger Company. Call 252-571-8566.

7th: Making Resolutions for You and the Planet, 6:30pm at Trent River Coffee Company. Call 252-626-5100.

8th: Voci Allegre sings International Christmas Carols, 6:00pm, sponsored jointly by Craven Arts Council and First Baptist Church. Call 252-638-2577.

8th: First Annual Potters Throwdown for Empty Bowls during Downtown ArtWalk, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at the Bank of the Arts. Call 252-638-2577.

8th: ARTcrawl presented by the Community Artist Will, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at the Center for the Arts, Isaac Taylor House and Gardens, and numerous locations in Downtown New Bern. Call 252-571-8566.

8th: Jeff Talmadge in Concert, doors open at 6:30pm, show starts at 7:30pm. Presented by Down East Folk Arts Society at Trent River Coffee Company. Call 252-646-4657.

8th – 10th: Smokey Joe’s Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller Musical, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

9th: “Fabric and Fiber Day”, 8:00am – 2:00pm at the New Bern Farmers Market. Call 252-633-0043.

9th: Visit the Quilting Mandarin at the New Bern Farmers Market.

9th: Awards Ceremony for Recipients of the Arthur B Hanson Rescue Medal, 5:00pm at the Blackbeard Sailing Club in Fairfield Harbour. Call 252-349-1490.

12th: Unlocking the Secret of Seeds, 6:30pm at the River Bend Town Hall. Presented by The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center. Call 252-634-3192.

13th: Major John Daves Legacy: His Family Narratives Lunch and Learn, 11:30am at the Chelsea Restaurant. Call 252-638-8558.

14th: Book Giveaway for Craven County Schools, 4:00pm – 5:30pm at HJ MacDonald Middle School, 3127 Elizabeth Ave.

15th: Lunch and Learn: Meet the Gastons, 12:00pm, Cannon Gateway, North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

15th: BBQ in Blue Jeans 2016 benefiting the New Bern Fireman’s Museum at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 252-638-5994.

15th – 17th: Smokey Joe’s Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller Musical, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

16th: Local Homegrown Winter Vegetables and much more, 8:00am – 2:00pm at the New Bern Farmers Market. Call 252-633-0043.

16th: Tryon Palace Gardens Lecture Series, 10:00am, Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

16th: Saturday Afternoon at the Movies, 2:15pm – 4:30pm at the New Bern-Craven County Library. Call 638-7800.

17th: 2016 Bridal Expo, 9:00am – 5:00pm at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 252-635-5622.

19th: Behind the Scenes: Winter in the Gardens, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

21st: ‘Pardons of Innocence: The Wilmington Ten’, 7:00pm, Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

22nd: Vellamo from Finland performs in New Bern, doors open at 6:00 pm, and the show starts at 7:00pm at the Trent River Coffee Company. Call 252-514-2030.

22nd – 23rd: Smokey Joe’s Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller Musical, 7:30pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

23rd: “Harvest Bear Birthday Cupcake War”, 8:00am – 2:00pm at the New Bern Farmers Market. Call 252-633-0043.

23rd: Sudan Shriners Winter Ceremonial Parade, starts at 12:00pm; Route: George St. – Broad St. – Middle St. – ends on S. Front St. Call 252-637-5197.

23rd: 6th Annual Jolly Skull Beer and Wine Festival at the Greenville Convention Center. Presented by Beer Army Foundation. Call 252-631-2421.

26th: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

29th: Winterfest: Oysters, Brews, and Comfort Foods, 5:30pm – 8:30pm, Bate Commons, Mattocks Hall, North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

29th: Explorations in The Arts: David Holt and Josh Goforth, 7:30pm – 9:00pm in the Orringer Auditorium at Craven Community College. Call 252-638-7351.

29th: Emily Musolino and Trio performance at Mickey Milligan’s at 10:00pm. Presented by GEM Productions.

30th: Personal Finances Workshop Facilitated by Dave Garret, 9:00am – 11:00am  presented by the Twin Rivers Vineyard Church. Call 717-575-4664.

30th: 1st Walk the Waterfront Adopt-A-Thon, 11:00am – 2:00pm at Union Point Park. Presented by the Colonial Capital Humane Society. Call 252-633-0146.

30th: Ninth Annual Local Authors Luncheon, 11:30am at the Chelsea Restaurant. Sponsored by the American Association of University Women (AAUW). Call 252-637-9499.

30th: At the Gallery: Harry Warren, 7pm, Bank of the Arts. Call 252-638-2577