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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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The Last POW – Encore

German U-boat crew as POWs. (Credit: NCpedia)
Popular Historical Society Event Repeats Nov. 6 NEW BERN, NC – It was sold out nearly 30 days in advance!  Folks really want to hear Steve Tyson’s presentation, The Last POW, so the New Bern Historical Society will host a second offering on Wednesday, November 6 at 6:30pm at the North Carolina History Center in […]
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“Before Your Last Breath” Meet the Author

Book Cover & Author Jilliana Raymond
NEW BERN, NC – International award winning author Jilliana Raymond will host a book signing for her newest publication Before Your Last Breath: Your Spiritual Transition and End-of-Life Planning  on Friday, October 11, 5:00 – 8:00 pm, at The Next Chapter Books & Art, 320 South Front Street, New Bern, NC.  This latest book guides […]
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“How My Hearing Loss Made Me a Superhero!”

Photo © Cindy Dyer. Cover © HLAA
Guest speaker: Michael Eury, Immediate Past President, Hearing Loss Association of America-North Carolina Meeting of the Hearing Loss Association of America, New Bern Chapter Tuesday, October 15, 2019, 11:00 a.m. McCarthy Court Apartments, Common Room 1325 McCarthy Blvd. in New Bern. Event is free and all are welcome! For more information, contact Cynthia Koran at […]
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Cotillion Arriving at Saint Paul

Social Etiquette Program in the Works for Middle School Students Cotillion, a well-known “coming of age” tradition, has made its way to the doors of Saint Paul Catholic School in New Bern. The program has been made possible due to a generous donation from Saint Paul parishioner Judy Williams. Both Williams and the school principal, […]
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5th Annual Bacon and Brew Festival

New Bern Bacon and Brew Festival 2019
The United Way of Coastal Carolina announces the 5th Annual Bacon and Brew Festival in New Bern, NC! We will have live music from two rocking bands – Due East and Saltwater Gold, awesome beer selections, food trucks with bacon-themed menus, heavenly desserts, professional wrestling with the Premier Wrestling Federation, games and so much more! […]
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Third Annual Gingerbread House Contest

Carole More and Henry Libby
Classes Oct. 7 & 16, Entry Deadline November 11th  for New Bern Historical Society Event NEW BERN, NC – We have arrived at the time of year for pumpkin spice lattes and back-to-school.  That means it is time to think Gingerbread! The New Bern Historical Society invites you to fire up your imagination and prepare […]
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