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New Bern Now is a community website and magazine for New Bern NC and beyond. It was founded in April 2009 to provide a “One Stop, Information Shop” to help people find out what’s happening in our community along with creating a free business listing to help business owners who couldn’t afford to advertise.
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for December 3, 2018

New Bern Now Podsquad
Episode 106 Find out the latest “positive” news and 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 (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), Susan Moffat-Thomas, Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical Society), Colleen Roberts (City of New […]
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International Paper Presents Grant to Twin Rivers YMCA

Twin Rivers YMCA International Paper Grant
International Paper staff members presented a $10,000 donation to Twin Rivers YMCA to provide summer camp scholarships for children who attend Twin River YMCA’s Vanceboro Farm Life Elementary summer camp. The grant is funded by International Paper Foundation. “We believe every child deserves to be in a safe and nurturing out of school environment that […]
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Giving Tuesday 2018 – Meet our Local Non-profits

Giving Tuesday New Bern 2018
Every year, Tharesa Lee and the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce Non-profit Council’s NewBernGIV3 Committee spearheads the Giving Tuesday event as they come together to give thanks! Giving Tuesday is a Global Day of Giving that is celebrated on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving as it kicks off the charitable season of giving. We’re very […]
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Craven CC Adult Enrichment Program presents ‘A Sentimental Journey’ of Love Songs

Craven Community College
The Adult Enrichment Program at Craven Community College will host “A Sentimental Journey: Love Songs from a Bygone Era” in Orringer Hall at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30. Performed by former voice professor of music, Dr. Jay Pierson, and pianist Catherine Hamner, the show will include love songs, stories, little known North Carolina connections, audience […]
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Boating Safety Seminars This Month

USCG Auxilary Patrol
The New Bern-Oriental area Coast Guard Auxiliary is offering two safety and navigation courses this month on Saturday, December 15. New and experience boaters can attend Navigating Local Waters from 9 a.m. to Noon, followed by Suddenly in Command from 1 to 5 p.m. Both seminars are at the New Bern Yacht Club, 1206 Brice’s […]
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Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Creekside Recreational Therapy Services
(and he is stopping in for breakfast) Creekside Recreational Therapy Services is partnering with Broad Creek Christian Church to host the 11th Annual Breakfast with Santa event for Families who have Children with Special Needs at Broad Creek Christian Church on December 1, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Breakfast with Santa is an […]
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Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP)

Craven County Government NC
The Low Income Energy Assistance Program or LIEAP begins Monday, December 3, 2018. Applications will be accepted for income eligible households that have a member age 60 and above or disabled person(s) receiving services through the Division of Aging and Adult Services. Beginning Wednesday, January 2, 2019, provided funds are still available, all other household […]
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Giving Tuesday – NEWBERNGIV3

Giving Tuesday 2018
TAKING A MOMENT! Our lives involve so many moments that enhance, build and empower others for resiliency, hope and a future. These moments could not be done without you, your organizations, collaborative efforts throughout this community and beyond.  Let’s stop for a moment on #givingtuesday to say “THANK YOU” to our sponsors, supporters, board members, volunteers, […]
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Habitat Craven County received Open Doors Homeownership Grant of $15,000 from CAHEC

Habitat for Humanity of Craven County
Habitat for Humanity of Craven County has received an Open Doors Homeownership Grant of $15,000 from CAHEC, a nonprofit equity syndicator headquartered in Raleigh, NC.  Non-profit developers, such as Habitat for Humanity, were eligible to apply for one of three grants offered among eleven states to support affordable housing for sale to low-income households. “This […]
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