May 2018 Events in and around New Bern

1st – 31st: Tryon Civitan Food Drive benefiting Religious Community Services, drop off location is the UPS Store, 1822 S. Glenburnie Rd. Call 252-637-7500.

16th: Coastal Women’s Forum Luncheon with Speaker Colleen Roberts, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the New Bern Golf and Country Club.

17th:  Girls Night Out and Networking Social, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Circa 1810 Bar at the Harvey Mansion. Presented by New Bern Housewives in the City. Call 919-349-4455.

17th: African American Lecture Series: From Segregation to Integration, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

18th: Lunch and Learn: They Mystery of the Officer’s Portrait, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

18th: Art-B-Cue Art Opening, 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Sanctuary Gallery, 2601 Trent Rd. Call 252-571-8562.

18th – 19th: New Bern River Homes Tour 2018, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Call 252-633-6448.

18th – 19th: Sweeny Todd, 7:30p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

19th: Pancake Pursuit 5K & 10K, 7:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. at Taberna Country Club. Call 252-902-9712.

19th: The Pepsi Cup Golf Tournament “Make the Hole, Make a Difference”, sign-in: 8:30 a.m. at Minnesott Beach Golf & Country Club. Presented by Pamlico Community College Foundation. Call 252-249-1851 ext 3084.

19th: Basic Pistol Course, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the New Bern National Guard Armory, 301 Glenburnie Rd. Presented by BEAR Tactical Solutions. Call 304-790-4705.

19th: Local Waters Knowledge Class, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 252-672-1653.

19th: Adoption Event featuring dogs from Colonial Capital Humane Society, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Petsense of New Bern, 2025 S. Glenburnie Rd. Call 252-636-0460.

19th: Bingo Night 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at Craven County Fairgrounds. Call 252-636-0303.

19th: At The Gallery: Paul Simon performed by John Van Dyke, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the Bank of the Arts. Presented by the Craven Arts Council and Gallery. Call 252-638-2577.

20th: African American Heritage Tour, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation.  Call 252-639-3500.

22nd: Ceremony to Celebrate Bicycle and Pedestrian Access, 9:00 a.m. H.J. MacDonald Middle School, 3127 Elizabeth Ave. Presented by The City of New Bern. Call 252-639-2750.

22nd: Resource Information Fair, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, located at 324 Miller Blvd., Havelock. Presented by Craven Smart Start. Call 252-672-5921 Ext. 29.

23rd: Understanding and Managing Chaos with Keynote speakers will be Bob Fuller, Targeted OD and George Oliver and Clayton Cheek with Oliver & Cheek Law Firm. 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. at the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce. Call 252-637-3111.

23rd: West Marine presents Fishing Frenzy, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at West Marine New Bern, 3559 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd. Call 252-636-0650.

24th: Adoption Event featuring dogs from The Guardian Animal Foundation, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Petsense of New Bern, 2025 S. Glenburnie Rd. Call 252-636-0460.

25th: Big Jim Kohler live on The Deck, 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton. Call 252-638-0305.

25th: “Footloose on the Neuse” Summer Concert Series: Carolina Soul Band (Motown, Soul), 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Union Point Park. Call 252-639-2901.

25th – 26th: 25th Anniversary Aurora Fossil Festival, Fri: 6:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.; Sat: 8:00 a.m. – 10:45 p.m. in Aurora, NC.

26th: Remembrances Day, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. at New Bern National Cemetery, 1711 National Ave. Sponsored by Girl Scouts Enchanting Waters Service Unit, New Bern supported by local Boy Scouts Troops. Call 252-514-2350.

26th: Poor Charlies Flea Market & Antiques Sidewalk Sell-abration and participate in old fashioned games, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 200 Block of Hancock St. Call 252-672-0208.

26th: Fairlight Moriah Duo live on The Deck, 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton. Call 252-638-0305.

28th: Memorial Day Military Appreciation, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace. Call 252-639-3500.

28th: Memorial Day Program, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. at New Bern National Cemetery, 1711 National Ave. Sponsored by Craven County Veteran’s Council and New Bern National Cemetery. Call 252-296-1381.

29th: Behind The Scenes: Museum Technology, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation.  Call 252-639-3500.