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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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Tryon Palace to Host Traveling James Monroe Exhibit

James Monroe Traveling Exhibit
Tryon Palace will host a traveling exhibit “Your Obedient Servant: James Monroe’s 1819 Presidential Tour of the Southern States,” July 9 – 28, 2019, in the North Carolina History Center. This exhibit is on loan from the James Monroe Museum in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and will be on display free to the public in the Gateway […]
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Homecoming for Korean War Hero Missing In Action

A Hero's Homecoming
WASHINGTON D.C. – The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced that Army Cpl. Stephen P. Nemec, 21, of Cleveland, Ohio, killed during the Korean War, has been accounted for. On Friday, June 28, 2019, Cpl. Nemec will be flown into Raleigh-Durham International Airport and then transported to New Bern, NC where he will be received by […]
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“City of New Bern 4th of July Celebration”

City of New Bern - July 4th Celebration
New Bern, NC – The City of New Bern presents the annual 4th of July Celebration on Thursday, July 4th at Lawson Creek Park. Admission is Free. Family friendly games and activities such as face painting, cornhole, twister, and much more begin at 5:30 p.m. Food trucks and inflatables will be available for fee. Live Music featuring Party […]
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Encore of World War I Presentation

WWI Encore Presentation
May’s Sellout Program Will Be Presented Again by Mark Sandvigen  – July 10 NEW BERN, NC – It has been 100 years since World War I, the “War to End All Wars”.  Mark Sandvigen will join the New Bern Historical Society once again at the Chelsea Restaurant July 10 at 11:30am for Lunch & Learn […]
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Fun Around Town This Week June 27 – July 3, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm. Thursday: June 27, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers music in the Piano Bar on the second floor from 6-9 pm. Chuck Phillips performs. City Stage New Bern 901B Pollock St., […]
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Safe from the Storm: Memories of Florence Call for Entries

Safe from the Storm
CAC&G seeking artists of all varieties for September Exhibition Deadline to enter: August 15 Exhibition: September 5 – October 1, 2019 Craven Arts Council and Gallery is seeking artist submission for “Safe from the Storm: Memories of Florence,” an exhibition for the one year anniversary of Hurricane Florence’s landfall in North Carolina, its effects, and […]
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Colorfest 2019

Colorfest 2019
Help paint murals to beautify the community of New Bern! Come out and be part of history! Join Colorfest Inc. on Saturday, June 29, 2019 from noon – 6 p.m. at 928 Queen and Roundtree Sts. All kids are welcome! Mural painting, games, chalk art, skating, K9 Demonstration by the New Bern Police Department, music […]
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Hope 4 NC

Hope 4 NC
Please call 1-855-587-3463 for assistance. Por favor llame al 1-855-587-3463 si necesita asistencia. The mission of the Crisis Counseling Assistance and Training Program (CCP) is to assist individuals and communities in recovering from the challenging effects of natural and human-caused disasters through the provision of community-based outreach and psychoeducational services. Legal Aid of North Carolina: […]
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Celebrate the Glorious Fourth at Tryon Palace

Glorious Fourth at Tryon Palace
New Bern, NC – In 1783, North Carolina Governor Alexander Martin became the first American governor to issue a state order for celebrating the Fourth of July. Step back in time and attend one of our earliest celebrations of American independence at the Glorious Fourth at Tryon Palace, July 4, from 10 a.m. to 2 […]
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