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.
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Let’s Talk About It with Jane Maulucci

Jane Maulucci
How One Compliment Can Change the World As a restrained Yankee, which may be redundant, compliments (like hugs) are reserved for the people closest to you not the general population. That is how I understood the world to work until I arrived in New Bern. One nondescript morning on my way into Dollar Tree an […]
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Area Law Enforcement To Be Honored

Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association
“Back The Blue” is an event created by Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association (CCTA) in 2018 to honor the men and women in law enforcement and recognize several outstanding officers from the area. Last year, five officers were honored in a moving series of presentations made by superior officers from the various agencies participating.  In each […]
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New Bern Rotary Funds African Children’s Clinic

Mitch Lewis, Dave Baxter, and Jim Findley
The Rotary Foundation, Rotary Clubs in New Bern and Arts to End Genocide (ATEG) recently completed a new clinic for children in Bamako, Mali, Africa. To expand the services of the new Rotary “City of Children” facility, The Rotary Club of New Bern presented an additional gift of $1500 to train needed health care workers. […]
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New Bern Writers excel in Carteret Writers’ Competition

Stanley Trice and Suzannah Cockerille
Sixteen Cash Prizes Awarded from Nearly 100 Entries MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. –  Carteret Writers, a regional organization supporting writing and writers, named 16 contest winners at an awards dinner May 8.  The event took place at Southern Salt Seafood Co. and Waterfront Restaurant in Morehead City. Professional writers serve as judges in the annual contest, […]
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Naval Health Clinic Change of Command

Naval Health Clinic Cherry Point
Your Gateway to Better Health CHERRY POINT, N.C. – Captain Douglas Stephens, U.S. Navy, Medical Service Corp, assumed command of Naval Health Clinic Cherry Point on Friday, May 17 during a routine Change of Command ceremony held onboard Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point. Stephens, whose previous assignment was as executive officer, United States Naval […]
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Choral Evensong at Christ Episcopal Church

Choral Evensong
Sunday, May 19 Join us for Choral Evensong, a service of evening prayers, psalms, and canticles, featuring the Christ Church Parish Choir, organist, Marcia Klinder-Badgley and Director of Music, Clifford Badgley. Admission is free. The program starts at 5:30 p.m. at Christ Episcopal Church, 320 Pollock Street. Submitted by: Betsy Downard, Communications Coordinator, Christ Episcopal Church
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Colonial Market Day at Tryon Palace

Colonial Market Day at Tryon Palace
Experience the excitement of a busy colonial market during a militia muster with historic craft demonstrations and costumed interpreters. Enjoy the pageantry of the colonial Fife and Drum Corps, watch as the militia practice their drills, and observe live firing demonstrations by the 1st NC Regiment of the Continental Line. Demonstrations include: – Knitting – […]
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Memorial Day Ceremony 2019

Memorial Day
New Bern, NC – The Craven County Veteran’s Council and the New Bern National Cemetery celebrates Memorial Day, May 27th to honor veterans that served our country in times of war and peace. The ceremony will commence at 11 a.m. at the New Bern National Cemetery, 1711 National Avenue. The Memorial Day program will consist […]
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Resources for Hurricane Florence Survivors with Unmet Needs

FEMA Announcement
RALEIGH, N.C. – North Carolinians who still face unmet needs from Hurricane Florence may find help through other state and federal resources. The deadline has passed for survivors to register for disaster assistance from FEMA and to apply for a U.S. Small Business Administration low-interest disaster loans, but help is still available. State Assistance Hurricane […]
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North Carolina Symphony presents “Light Classics”

North Carolina Symphony
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 7:30pm Temple Church, New Bern Wesley Schulz, Conductor Copland: An Outdoor Overture Liadov: The Enchanted Lake Mendelssohn: The Hebrides Beethoven: Selection from Symphony No. 6 Wagner: Forest Murmurs from Siegfried Terry Mizesko: Selection from Sketches from Pinehurst The warmth and rejuvenation of spring come alive in music ranging from Beethoven’s […]
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