Barn Bash benefit for Promise Place

Barn Bash
The Quilting Mandarin, Karen Dodd donated “Star Light,” one of her custom quilts to Monica Kazan for the 2017 benefit for Promise Place in New Bern NC. The Barn Bash held September 9 this year will hold auctions and raffles to raise money to support the sexual assault resource center serving Craven, Jones, and Pamlico […]
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Weekend Events and Things to Do in and around Town

Weekend Events New Bern NC
1st – 31st: Tryon Civitan Club’s 4th Annual Diaper Drive. Drop off location is at the UPS Store, 1822 S. Glenburnie Rd. Benefiting the Coastal Women’s Shelter Religious Community Services. Call 252-637-7500. 25th: Arson Daily in Concert with Bearfoot Monty, 9:00pm at The City Laundry. Call 252-876-7007. 26th: United Way of Coastal Carolina’s 60th Anniversary kick off Workplace […]
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Concert by Carolina Chamber Music Festival to be presented at First Presbyterian Church

First Presbyterian Church
Continuing its Bicentennial Celebration, First Presbyterian Church of New Bern is proud to present the Carolina Chamber Music Festival’s concert titled Sounds of Change on Saturday, September 16, 2017 in the historic sanctuary located at 400 New Street. The event begins at 6:30 pm with a pre-concert discussion with Composer-in-Residence Reza Vali.  Music starts at […]
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4th Annual Craven County Veterans Stand-Down

Veterans Stand-down
On Friday, September 8, 2017 in New Bern, NC and Saturday September 9, 2017 in Havelock, NC, Veterans Organic Garden and NC Works Employment office, will host a veteran’s outreach with a special event called a veteran’s stand-down. This event will primarily benefit Homeless Veterans in Craven, Pamlico, Jones and Carteret County but is open […]
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Arson Daily in Concert with Bearfoot Monty

Arson Daily
It’s hard to stand out as a rock band in 2017 in a music industry that’s driven by drum machines, vocoders, and midi keyboards. It takes a band that’s truly compelling, an act that brings something visceral and attention grabbing to the table. Look no further than Arson Daily, a young trio from Raleigh, NC […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast – August 21st

New Bern and Beyond Podcast
Episode 76 Find out the latest information about our beautiful and happening town of New Bern and Beyond. Beyond, meaning our travels throughout Eastern North Carolina. During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Rich Sheridan, Susan Moffat-Thomas, George Oliver, Colleen Roberts, and I talked about all kinds of positive things happening in our community of […]
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Habitat donates stove to Bear Paws Pantry

Donation to Bear Paws Pantry
Habitat for Humanity of Craven County and ReStore donated a GE Electric Stove to Anita Hardy, EC Job Coach at New Bern High School for the Bear Paws Pantry.  Ms. Hardy recently established the Pantry to help students in the Occupational Course of Study program learn skills in understanding recipes and measurements, food preparation and […]
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