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America’s Run for The Fallen on July 28, 2018

America's Run for the Fallen
Sponsored by Run for the Fallen Honor & Remember, Inc. (501-3-C) 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. (estimated arrival at New Bern) America’s Run for the Fallen, a five-month, cross county marathon honoring military personnel killed in the line of duty during the Global War on Terror is coming through New Bern. Craven County Veterans and […]
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Memorial Day Weekend 2018

Memorial Day
Point of interest: As a nation we celebrate two holidays honoring veterans. Memorial Day (we horror the fallen) and Veteran’s Day (we honor living veterans) Remembrances Day – May 26th (Saturday morning) 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. Sponsor: Girl Scouts Enchanting Waters Service Unit, New Bern supported by local Boy Scouts Troops. Location: New Bern […]
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“Trash or Treasure” Fundraising Flea Market

VFW Fundraising Flea Market
VFW Post 2514/Auxiliary is hosting a “Trash or Treasure” fundraising flea market on April 14th from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. This is an excellent opportunity for the public to search through indoor and outdoor vendor booths looking a special treasure while enjoying a beautiful view of the Neuse River. Delicious hamburgers and hot dogs, […]
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Craven County Veterans Council Latest Happenings

Craven County Veterans Council
Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) – Membership Drive on October 10th from 10 am to noon at the New Bern – Craven County Public Library conference room, 400 Johnson St. All Vietnam Era Veterans are invited to come learn about the VVA organization and the Associates of Vietnam Veteran of America (AVVA); snacks will be available – Welcome […]
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Memorial Day Ceremony in New Bern

Memorial Day 2017
On Monday, May 29th, veterans and the local community are invited to attend the Memorial Day Ceremony at the New Bern National Cemetery, located at 1711 National Avenue, 11:00am – 12:00pm. The Memorial Day Ceremony dates back to the time following our Nation’s Civil War. It was known then as “Decorations Day” because graves were […]
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Memorial Day 2017

Memorial Day New Bern
Memorial Day, May 29th, is special for all Americans.  It is the day we pay tribute to fallen veterans that served their country in war and peace to preserve our freedoms and liberty. In preparation for Memorial Day the Craven County Veteran’s Council wish to recognize and thank the members of the Boy Scouts and […]
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Craven County Veteran’s “Free” Luncheon

Craven County Veterans Luncheon
Fellow Veterans. The Craven County Veteran’s Council invites you and your guest to a FREE luncheon November 14th at 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the New Bern National Guard armory located at 301 Glenburnie Drive. Enjoy military music provided by the Havelock Community Band, and a bagpipe salute to veterans performed by Robert White, […]
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