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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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New Bern and Beyond Podcast – January 2, 2018

Laura Johnson, Susan Moffat-Thomas, Katie Cusack, Lisa Bisbee-Lentz, George Oliver, and Wendy Card
Episode 85 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: Laura Johnson, George Oliver, Susan Moffat-Thomas, and I talked about all kinds of positive things happening in our community of New Bern, […]
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Edible Landscape Gardening Workshop

Edible Landscape Gardening
The River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center announces its free January workshop, Edible Landscape Gardening. The presenter, Carteret County Extension Director, Shawn Banks, holds a degree in Horticulture from NC State.  A passion his career has allowed him to pursue, Shawn describes his immersion in gardening, which includes vegetables, berries and fruit trees, […]
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Medieval Games Workshop – Yote

Bear's Lair Games
Simon Spalding and Bear’s Lair Games are offering a fifth Medieval Games Workshop, featuring the West African game “Yote” (pronounced “Yo-TAY”), on Sunday afternoon January 7. The workshop is free, and is open to anyone and everyone.  Historical games are fun for historical reenactors, strategy game lovers, SCA members, Renaissance Festival performers, and anyone who […]
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New Bern Now Podsquad’s Year in Review 2017

New Bern Now's Podsquad
When I was gathering all the information from the 2017 Podcasts, I didn’t realize the broad spectrum and variety of hundreds of topics we covered to include individuals, local businesses, and non-profits. Reflecting back, we had interesting guests and terrific memories that we’d like to share with you. Below is a summary of each show […]
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DVOŘÁK SERENADE FOR STRINGS

NC Symphony
Saturday, February 3, 2018 | 7:30PM New Bern Riverfront Convention Center, 203 S Front St. Explore the beauty and depth of expression in music for string orchestra. The joyful Serenade for Strings echoes the happiness Dvořák was enjoying as a newlywed and new father. Enjoy the high-energy rhythms of Kilar’s nature-inspired Orawa and a jaunty […]
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Explorations: The International Film Series

A Man Called Ove
A Man Called Ove, Sweden (2012) Rescheduled for Friday, January 12 Comedy, Drama – 116 mins – PG-13 – Languages: Swedish / Persian Despite being deposed as president of his condo’s resident association, 59-year-old misanthrope Ove continues to plague his neighbors with dictatorial demands. But when Ove’s new neighbor runs over his mailbox, the old […]
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January Events Live at The City Laundry

Live at The City Laundry
Tuesdays – World Tavern Poker, Two Seatings – 7pm and 9pm. World Tavern Poker is America’s #1 Bar Poker League! Similar to a dart or pool league, you will be playing in free Texas Hold ‘em poker tournaments each week. The top players receive points and rankings for the chance to move on to Tavern, […]
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4th Social Media Summit planning in progress

Social Media Summit New Bern, NC
We’re planning our 4th Social Media Summit for March, but we’d like to hear your input and find out if you’re interested in joining us. Our goal is to help individuals, businesses, and non-profits enhance their brand and online visibility. Since our first Summit in 2013, the number of local businesses and non-profits without a […]
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New Year’s Eve Celebrations in and around New Bern

Sidewalk Bench, NBN Calendar
31st: New Year’s Overnight Party for Kids, 6:00pm – 8:00am (Mon) at New Bern Gymnastics. Call 252-635-2100. 31st: New Year’s in Motown, 6:30pm at The Flame Catering and Banquet Center. Call 252-633-1193. 31st: New Year’s Eve Party with 3 Day Weekend, 8:00pm at Monette’s, 4001 Old Cherry Point Rd. Call 252-229-7014. 31st: Madame Z’s New Year’s Eve Burlesque, 8:00pm […]
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Barbershoppers Serenade Hope Clinic Fundraiser

Southern Gentlemen Chorus and Hope Clinic
Expressing the Community’s thanks through song, The Southern Gentlemen Barbershop Chorus presented a check for $250 at the recent Hope Clinic “Wine and Dine” fund-raiser to benefit New Beginnings, the year old substance abuse program. The event raised over $3000. Hope Clinic, a nonprofit organization, has been providing free medical care to Pamlico County and […]
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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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