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Latest happenings and things to do in and around New Bern through July 29th

New Bern, NC
24th: Jonkonnu Workshop, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500. 24th: Behind The Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation.  Call 252-639-3500. 25th: Libraries Rock Summer Program, 2:30 p.m. at the New Bern-Craven County Library, 300 Johnson St. Presented by Strung Together Band. Call 252-259-4885. 26th: Christmas in July – […]
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Tuesday Topics in the Garden: Fundamentals of Seasonal & Regional Gardening

Adult Enrichment Program
Lead Coordinating Instructor: Jennifer Knight, Knight Cottage Farm *No experience required. Two hours of Q&A about seasonally current Landscape, Urban Homestead, Beekeeping, Permaculture and Integrated Pest Management. Join the team of local instructors representing Cooperative Extension, Beekeepers Associations, Crop Masters and Professionals in Landscape and Environmental Biology. Each three-month segment includes at least one field […]
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Saint Paul Catholic School Graduation

Saint Paul Catholic School Graduation
Saint Paul Catholic School celebrated the graduation of its eighth grade class on Wednesday, May 30 with a Mass at Saint Paul Catholic Church.  Fr. Tully gave the commencement homily focused on six inspirational words. He delivered a special message to each of the students encouraging them to use their word as a springboard for […]
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New Director of Curriculum and Instruction Named – Mr. Tommy Wilson

Tommy Wilson
The Craven County Board of Education approved Mr. Tommy Wilson as the new Director of Curriculum and Instruction effective July 2, 2018. As Director of Curriculum and Instruction Mr. Wilson will provide leadership and direction in the ongoing planning, implementation, development, review, and evaluation of the district’s curriculum and instructional services, DoDEA Grants, and Title […]
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Saint Paul Students Honored as Young Authors

Young Authors
The North Carolina Reading Association (NCRA) recently honored four Saint Paul Catholic School students for their writing excellence in the annual NCRA Young Authors Invitational at the Convention Center in Raleigh. This year’s theme was “Show Your Strength.” The winners from Saint Paul were: Amber Elliot-7th Grade, Be Yourself; Cara Edwards-5th Grade, Afraid of the […]
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Mr. Tabari Wallace is Named the 2018 Wells Fargo North Carolina Principal of the Year

Principal Tabari Wallace
Surrounded by the 8 regional finalists, superintendents, family and special guests, Mr. Tabari Wallace, principal at West Craven High School was named the 2018 Wells Fargo North Carolina Principal of the Year on May 11, 2018.  The announcement took place during a luncheon at The Umstead Hotel in Cary, North Carolina. Mr. Wallace, the state’s top principal, was selected from […]
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International Paper Grant Winners

International Paper Grant Winners
Greg Golike, former PIE board member who established the Weyerhaeuser Grant when it was originally funded by Weyerhaeuser, and now representing International Paper, and his wife, retired teacher Mary Golike presented Partners In Education with the Spring Cycle PIE Grant check. Mary was a PIE Ambassador through Creekside Elementary before her retirement. This is a […]
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PIE Grant Awarded to Gwen Goodman at New Bern High School

Partners In Education Check Presentation
Partners In Education recently awarded Gwen Goodman, MOT OTR/L, at New Bern High, $1,494.48 for her Fall Cycle PIE Grant titled, “ROCK! Collaborate and Listen-Glide, Glide Baby.” The awarding of this grant provides funding for exceptional students in the adaptive curriculum to collaborate with students from Unified Champion School Club to sand and paint alternative-seating, […]
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Super Science Grant Winner

Super Science Grant Winner
In order to advance and support programs for science in Craven County Schools, Dr. Meghan Doyle, Craven County Schools Superintendent, offered a grant to all Craven County Schools high school science teachers.  The focus of the Super Science Grant is to increase science achievement through direct services to the students. The winner was announced at […]
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Craven Smart Start Board Meeting

Craven Smart Start
The Board of Directors of Craven Smart Start, Inc. will hold their September board meeting on Wednesday, September 27th at 1:00 p.m. at the University of Mount Olive, located at 2912 Trent Road in New Bern. The Board will vote to designate unallocated funds to a Smart Start activity and will review financial reports and […]
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