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Lewis N Clark to Join Livingston Taylor

Lewis N Clark
Local Duo to Open Historical Society’s Concert On Thursday, April 12th, the New Bern Historical Society’s concert will bring two great opportunities: to see legendary singer-songwriter, Livingston Taylor, and to enjoy New Bern’s own Lewis N Clark.  Composed of local Von Lewis and his bride Abbey Clark, this dynamic duo will open the concert with […]
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Don’t Miss the 2018 Festival of Fun!

Festival of Fun New Bern
New Bern Parks and Recreation presents the 18th annual Festival of Fun on Saturday, April 21st from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Eastern North Carolina’s premiere Children’s event will be held at Union Point Park, located at 210 E. Front Street in beautiful downtown New Bern! Enjoy a day full of arts & crafts, costumed characters, […]
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Arthur W. Edwards Elementary Awarded Bate Foundation Individual School Grant by PIE

Arthur W. Edwards Bate Grant
Swings are among the most popular playground components. Research demonstrates that swings have therapeutic benefits and help develop physical (pumping, rhythm, balance, etc.), social (sharing, cooperation, relaxation) and cognitive skills (imagination, mental representation, problem solving). Arthur W. Edwards Elementary (AWE) was recently awarded $4,996 as a grant recipient for The Bate Foundation Individual School Grant […]
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Woodturning Demonstration

Woodturning Demonstration
Saturday, March 24, 10 AM to Completion Back by popular demand, James Riggs will be demonstrating more complex wood turning. This time he will be turning a goblet with a captured ring out of black walnut. At his last demonstration he turned three bowls that he gave away to lucky attendees. Mr. Riggs has won numerous woodturning […]
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Two $1000 Trent Woods Garden Club Scholarships

Trent Woods Garden Club Scholarships
Applications for two Sharon D. Quill Memorial Scholarships of $1000 awarded annually by the Trent Woods Garden Club (TWGC) are available by emailing Chair, Verna Kuyper. The recipients, parents and counselors will be invited to the May 10th luncheon at the New Bern Golf and Country Club for the presentation of the awards.  Deadline for […]
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CarolinaEast Medical Center Lifts Visitor Restrictions

CarolinaEast Health System
Caution Still Advised If Not Feeling Well With the severity of the flu season improving, CarolinaEast has lifted visitation restrictions effective immediately. Individuals under the age of 15 will be allowed to visit hospitalized patients with appropriate adult supervision. “While we are lifting this temporary age restriction, we still ask that if you are not […]
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