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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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December Happenings at The City Laundry

City Stage New Bern
5th, 12th, and 19th: Big Jim Kohler, 7 p.m. With a unique style all his own, Jim Kohler is one of the last true blues players. Having played for over 20 years with blues legends, Jim has created a killer sound that everyone will enjoy! No cover charge – Artist donations encouraged. 6th, 13th, and […]
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Gingerbread Awards Presented at Festivities

Carol More
People’s Choice and Heritage Auction Still to Come The New Bern Historical Society presented the first batch of Gingerbread House Contest Awards at the Beary Merry festivities on Friday.  An excited crowd anticipated the results as Executive Director Mickey Miller announced the winners and invited the crowd to see all of the gingerbread houses which […]
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Free Pet Pictures with Santa

Pet Pictures with Santa
Sunday, December 9th 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Join Craven Animal Hospital for a special Holiday Celebration with your pets! Get their pictures taken with Santa for free or consider donating as the funds raised will go to Top RJ Animal Rescue. All pets must be current on their rabies vaccination. Hot chocolate and cookies […]
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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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