19th Annual Cookie Walk

19th Annual Cookie Walk
Saturday, December 16 from 10am – 1pm  Christ Episcopal Church is once again holding the Annual Cookie Walk 311 Middle Street New Bern. There will be homemade cookies, pastries, pastries, delicious edibles, and other desserts. Enjoy specialty items along with hostess trays for sale. There will also be: The craft table will display homemade gifts, just […]
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Giving Tuesday Celebration Video

Giving Tuesday 2017
What a beautiful day to celebrate #GivingTuesday with the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce’s Non-profit Council, Craven County Non-profits, businesses, and supporters! Special thanks to Tharesa Lee, with the Chamber’s Non-profit Council for organizing the Kickoff event at Union Point Park! The New Bern GIV3’s Initiative is “Time, Talent, Treasures”. Meet the executives, board […]
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“Around the World in 80 Carols”

Simon Spalding - 80 Carols
Simon Spalding offers a new spin on the season: holiday music played on international instruments! Simon Spalding plays Trent River Coffee Company on Thursday, December 21, presenting “Around the World in 80 Carols”. The concert features musical instruments from around the world.  Each instrument will be heard in a seasonal carol or song.  The program […]
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Share Your Christmas Food and Fund Drive

Share Your Christmas Food and Fund Drive
School groups and classes are invited to help our neighbors experiencing food insecurity by collecting dollars and food to support the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina’s Greenville & New Bern branches. If you are in the News Channel 12 viewing area, here is how to participate in the Share Your Christmas Food […]
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Send us your information for Ledger Magazine – Deadline December 18th

Ledger Magazine
Send us your community announcements, events, and other information that you want to share with local residents and visitors to be included in New Bern Now’s 1st Quarter Ledger Magazine (January  – March 2018). Deadline for submissions is December 18th. Reach prospective customers/clients by becoming an advertiser or sponsor. We offer opportunities like no other community […]
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The Holly & The Ivy Holiday Homes Tour

Holly and Ivy Holiday Homes Tour
December 9th from 10:30am – 3:30pm Historic Downtown New Bern The New Bern Woman’s Club invites you to join them in a favorite holiday tradition on Saturday, December 9th when they present their 19th annual The Holly & The Ivy Holiday Homes Tour.  Stroll through the charming streets of New Bern while visiting five historic […]
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Weekend Events and Things to do in and around New Bern

Bear Plaza
24th: Light up the Season “Santa’s Arrival”, 3:00pm – 7:00pm at Bear Plaza. 24th – 25th: Open Air Art Market, 9:00am – 5:00pm at the Sanctuary Gallery. Call 252-571-8562. 24th – 26th: Festive Holiday Kick-Off Weekend, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500. 25th: New Bern Farmers Market, 8:00am – 2:00pm at 421 S. Front St. Call 252-633-0043. 25th: “Polar […]
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A Thanksgiving Day Request

Lend a hand in need
“Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” – Booker T. Washington Every year, we find ourselves wishing others a Happy Thanksgiving. Today, I’m hoping that you are enjoying the day with family and/or friends and feasting on delicious food! I’m very thankful to be enjoying life without struggling to get […]
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