Nonprofit Leadership Presentation

Garret Biss
Discover how former Marine Corps Officer and military aviator, Garret Biss, uses his military experience to lead his nonprofit organization more effectively and to make a greater impact on the communities it serves. While surviving the hardship of transitioning from military life, Garret learned certain truths about charity, service, and the contribution that now form […]
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Weekend Events and Things to Do in and around New Bern

Weekend Events
14th – 15th: Lumpia and Pancit Fundraiser Dinner, 10:30am – 5:30pm at Annunciation Catholic School, 246 Main St., Havelock. Call 252-447-3137. 15th: Lunch and Learn: From Receipt Book to Cookbook, 12:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500. 15th: The Entrepreneur Center of Craven County Open House, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at the O’Marks building, 233 Middle St. […]
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Fourth Annual Ol’ Front Porch Music Festival

Ol' Front Porch Music Festival
October 6th – 7th This year’s Ol’ Front Porch Music Festival will feature the Tony Award-winning Red Clay Ramblers, and Dom Flemons, The American Songster, plus 25 other varied groups and solo artists performing on the porches of 16 Oriental homes and businesses. The Red Clay Ramblers, the nationally known North Carolina string band, will […]
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2017 Fall Forever Home Adoption Event

Petsense New Bern
On September 30th from 9am until 5pm, Petsense will be hosting the 2017 Fall Forever Home Adoption Event. We will be working to find homes for dogs, cats, rabbits, and other small animals in our area. We will also be collecting supplies and having fund raising events to support area rescues. For more information, visit […]
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Kitchens of New Bern Tour

Kitchens of New Bern Tour
Saturday, September 30, 2017 Rain or Shine Transformed spaces helping to transform lives one meal at a time! The Kitchens of New Bern Tour is an opportunity to explore a select number of unique home kitchens in and around the New Bern area. Nine gracious homeowners are welcoming guests into the heart of their wonderful […]
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Craven County Clean Sweep

Neuse River
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 7th, but if that day is not convenient, you can choose another day that fits your schedule! It’s […]
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