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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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Weekend Events and Things to do in and around New Bern

Weekend Events New Bern
1st – Dec 24th: Beary Merry Christmas throughout Downtown New Bern. Visit BearyMerryChristmas.com for detailed event information. 22nd: Santaland Diaries and Santa Responds, 8:00pm at The City Laundry. Call 252-876-7007. 23rd: New Bern Farmers Market, 8:00am – 2:00pm at 421 S. Front St. Call 252-633-0043. There are also all kinds of things to do in and around town. […]
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Dennis Warner in Concert

Dennis Warner in Concert
Friday, January 12, Trent River Coffee Company Saturday, January 13, Joslyn Hall Performing in over 100 cities each year, Folk/Americana musician and entertainer, Dennis Warner has established a well-deserved reputation for captivating audiences with his smooth vocals, distinguished songs, enthusiastic personality and stellar playing on both six and twelve string guitars. For his song writing […]
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8th Annual Community Fabric Awards

Community Fabric Awards
The Community Fabric Awards showcase individual, business and educational excellence in leadership as demonstrated by outstanding initiative, impact of service and inspiration of others. This premier event recognizes, rewards and encourages activities that have a significant impact on meeting the needs of our local communities. Net proceeds from the event will benefit the Craven Community College […]
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“Hunger and Poverty” Show

Tiny Soles by Bill Lease
Exhibition highlighting the effects of poverty on our community at Bank of the Arts January 4 – 13, 2018 Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present “Hunger and Poverty:  A Shared Responsibility & Promise” in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts from January 4th to the 13th. This exhibition is on […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast – December 18th

New Bern and Beyond Podcast
Episode 84 Find out the latest 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, Jane Maulucci, and I talked about all kinds of positive things happening in our community of New Bern, NC and […]
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“WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews, & Comfort Foods”

WinterFeast 2018
Tryon Palace Foundation fundraising event set for Friday, January 26 “WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews, & Comfort Foods” returns to the North Carolina History Center Friday, January 26 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Attendees are invited to enjoy succulent oysters, chowder, shrimp and grits, barbecue, jambalaya and other foods prepared by local chefs, and wash it down […]
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West Craven High School Weight Room

International Paper Grant
Ervin Patrick, Partners In Education president, announced that International Paper has awarded PIE $9,853.00 to provide funding for a weight room at West Craven High. The objective for the weight room equipment is to transform the overall health and wellness of students and athletes as they learn an exercise program they can perform now, and […]
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Had I Been a Civil War Soldier

Ed Bearss
Renowned Historian Reflects on His Own Injuries in WWII And Changes in Treatment For those soldiers wounded in battle in the Civil War, often the outcome was grim.  For those wounded in World War II, the outcome was far different. Civil War historian Ed Bearss will return to New Bern, at Cullman Performance Hall at […]
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Weekend Packed with Events and Things to do in and around New Bern

Holidays in New Bern
1st – Dec 24th: Beary Merry Christmas throughout Downtown New Bern. Visit BearyMerryChristmas.com for detailed event information. 15th: Lunch and Learn: Holiday Traditions, 12:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500. 15th: Savoureux – Meet the Artist, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at The Sanctuary Gallery. Call 252-571-8562. 15th: 2nd Marine Aircraft Band Christmas Concert, 6:00pm – 9:00pm at the […]
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A Special Event for a New Bern Habitat Family

Somchai and Pee Koh Chetthakun
Publix Super Market “Elves” will deliver $500 of grocery items to Habitat for Humanity’s newest homeowners, Somchai and Pee Koh Chetthakun, on Tuesday, December 19, at 11:30 am at 1109 Biddle Street. Publix Supermarket Charities sponsored the construction of this Habitat home (#62) and even brought a group of volunteers from Publix here in New […]
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Freezin’ For A Reason!

Polar Plunge 2018
The Craven County Special Olympics will be having their 2nd Annual Polar Plunge on Saturday, January 20th at Courts Plus’ outdoor pool at 2911 Brunswick Ave. in New Bern. More than 300 athletes participate in local and state level competitions in Olympic-type sports such as bowling, basketball, swimming, equestrian and more. This is a fund […]
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