About WSCard

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.
Website: https://www.newbernnow.com
WSCard has written 4935 articles so far, you can find them below.

New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast for August 8, 2019

New Bern Now Podsquad
Episode 123 Connecting you with our community as we talk about the people, places, and the latest happenings in and around New Bern! During the show we talked about community news from locals; along with businesses and nonprofits! We also went Staytrippin’, Daytrippin’, and Nighttrippin’! During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Colleen Roberts (City […]
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Believing in Education, Achievement and Responsibility (B.E.A.R) Afterschool Program

New Bern Parks and Recreation
New Bern Parks & Recreation is currently accepting for the Believing in Education, Achievement and Responsibility (B.E.A.R.) Afterschool Program. This afterschool program offers youth from kindergarten through 8th grade a combination of education, recreation, and socialization in a safe and creative atmosphere. The program picks up participants from the New Bern area elementary and middle […]
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Building Bridges with Lee Chaix McDonough

Coastal Women's Forum
Coastal Women’s Forum’s (CWF) Has a New President and a New Theme for     2019-2020 Lee McDonough didn’t pull “Building Bridges” as the theme for her year as CWF President out of thin air. It was born from her education, life experiences, and desire to reach out to others. “I believe that when we are […]
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Take Me Out to The Ball Game

New Bern Parks and Recreation
New Bern Parks and Recreation invites you to join us on a trip to Grainger Stadium for a “Down East Wood Ducks” game against the “Wilmington Blue Rocks” on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. The bus leaves West New Bern Recreation Center at 4:45 p.m. and returns 45 minutes after the game ends. […]
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When is enough…enough?

Mass Shootings 2019 (Image: ABC News)
  For ten years, New Bern Now has been a place to discover all the great things that our community has to offer, but today, I can’t stay silent. Not after two more mass shootings that ended the lives of 31 people and wounded 38 others… all within 13 hours of each other in El […]
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Honour, The Musical Celebrates, Seeks Support

HONOUR the Musical
NEW BERN, NC – Bringing history to life through musical theater – what a concept!  The uniquely-New Bern production of Honour, The Musical will do just that, illustrating the iconic New Bern story of the Stanly-Spaight duel in a full-length musical theater production.  Written by New Bern author, historian, and journalist Bill Hand with music […]
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Pirate activities invade Beaufort museum

Beaufort Pirate Invasion
BEAUFORT, NC – The Beaufort Pirate Invasion will be taking over more than the downtown streets again this year. The N.C. Maritime Museum will host special activities that coincide with the annual event, which officially starts Friday evening and continues through Sunday. The museum, located at 315 Front St. in downtown Beaufort, will kick off […]
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Craven County WWI Heroes to be Honored Sept 16

Craven County WWI Heroes
American Legion & New Bern Historical Society Join in Research NEW BERN, NC – The American Legion was founded by WWI veterans, and chartered 100 years ago on September 16th. In celebration and remembrance, the American Legion Post 539 and the New Bern Historical Society have partnered with the Craven County Department of Recreation and […]
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Savvy Traveling with Penny Zibula: 3 Good Reasons Why Rochester Should Be at the Top of Your Vacation Wish List

Sculpture of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglas
Rochester is the gateway to New York’s Finger Lakes, but it is also a vibrant, dynamic destination in its own right. This friendly city, generously endowed with history, art, and endless fun, is an ideal location for an unforgettable vacation. Here is just a small sample of activities that are available. An abundance of Museums: […]
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