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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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See Better Together

See Better Together - "Blessings in Blue"
Historical Dryborough Neighborhood Association and Preservation Management will present Mable Singleton Murrell a former resident of James City, and author of the book, “Blessing To Be Blue”. This program spotlight Craven Terrace and Dryborough, two African American neighborhoods that have been placed on the National Register of Historic Places. An Architectural Historian and Planning Consultants […]
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Wings Over Bridgeton

Wings Over Bridgeton
Wings Over Bridgeton, the premier seaplane “fly in” on  the Neuse River, is returning this October 21st and 22nd to the charming Bridgeton Harbor Marina. More seaplanes, float planes and flying boats are expected to visit the Bridgeton and Greater New Bern area this year along with more attractions and family fun. The marina, 1101 […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast – September 18th

New Bern and Beyond Podcast
Episode 78 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, Susan Moffat Thomas, Peggy Barnes and I talked about all kinds of positive things happening in our community of New […]
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Oktoberfest comes to New Bern

Oktoberfest 2017
The New Bern Breakfast Rotary Club invites the community to its seventh annual Oktoberfest celebration on Saturday, September 30 at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center, 203 S. Front Street. A delicious traditional German meal, catered by the Chelsea Restaurant, will be served from 6pm until 8:30pm and the fun continues for the whole family […]
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Nonprofit Leadership Presentation

Garret Biss
Discover how former Marine Corps Officer and military aviator, Garret Biss, uses his military experience to lead his nonprofit organization more effectively and to make a greater impact on the communities it serves. While surviving the hardship of transitioning from military life, Garret learned certain truths about charity, service, and the contribution that now form […]
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Weekend Events and Things to Do in and around New Bern

Aerial photo New Bern
14th – 15th: Lumpia and Pancit Fundraiser Dinner, 10:30am – 5:30pm at Annunciation Catholic School, 246 Main St., Havelock. Call 252-447-3137. 15th: Lunch and Learn: From Receipt Book to Cookbook, 12:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500. 15th: The Entrepreneur Center of Craven County Open House, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at the O’Marks building, 233 Middle St. […]
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Fourth Annual Ol’ Front Porch Music Festival

Ol' Front Porch Music Festival
October 6th – 7th This year’s Ol’ Front Porch Music Festival will feature the Tony Award-winning Red Clay Ramblers, and Dom Flemons, The American Songster, plus 25 other varied groups and solo artists performing on the porches of 16 Oriental homes and businesses. The Red Clay Ramblers, the nationally known North Carolina string band, will […]
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2017 Fall Forever Home Adoption Event

Petsense New Bern
On September 30th from 9am until 5pm, Petsense will be hosting the 2017 Fall Forever Home Adoption Event. We will be working to find homes for dogs, cats, rabbits, and other small animals in our area. We will also be collecting supplies and having fund raising events to support area rescues. For more information, visit […]
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Kitchens of New Bern Tour

Kitchens of New Bern Tour
Saturday, September 30, 2017 Rain or Shine Transformed spaces helping to transform lives one meal at a time! The Kitchens of New Bern Tour is an opportunity to explore a select number of unique home kitchens in and around the New Bern area. Nine gracious homeowners are welcoming guests into the heart of their wonderful […]
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Craven County Clean Sweep

Neuse River
Craven County Clean Sweep sponsors four annual clean up events on the first Saturdays of February, May, August and October to help keep New Bern streets and waterways free of litter. The upcoming one will be Saturday, October 7th, but if that day is not convenient, you can choose another day that fits your schedule! It’s […]
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Dining Out Against Cancer Campaign

CarolinaEast Foundation
The Dining Out Against Cancer Campaign is a community-wide event, to bring awareness to the SECU Comprehensive Cancer Center at CarolinaEast Medical Center. This month-long event will take place each Tuesday in September. The proceeds of this effort will support the Better Together Capital Campaign to build the SECU Comprehensive Cancer Center. The cancer center […]
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