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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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Memorial Day Ceremony in New Bern

Memorial Day 2017
On Monday, May 29th, veterans and the local community are invited to attend the Memorial Day Ceremony at the New Bern National Cemetery, located at 1711 National Avenue, 11:00am – 12:00pm. The Memorial Day Ceremony dates back to the time following our Nation’s Civil War. It was known then as “Decorations Day” because graves were […]
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Colonial Market Days: A Tryon Palace Renaissance Fair

Colonial Market Days
“Colonial Market Days: A Tryon Palace Renaissance Fair” comes to Tryon Palace June 3-4 for a weekend festival that celebrates the cultures and early inhabitants of North Carolina. Held in the spirit of a traditional renaissance fair, “Colonial Market Days” will feature the period of 1660-1720 with an outdoor market, encampments, and multiple performance stages […]
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Kids and Canoes Program

New Bern Parks and Recreation
The City of New Bern Parks and Recreation Department would like to invite you to join its 2017 Kids and Canoes program. This program is for youth ages 5 to 15 and will begin Thursday, June 22nd and will take place every Thursday through July 27th. You may register at Stanley White Recreation Center, 901 […]
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Memorial Day Service in Havelock

Memorial Day
On Monday May 29th 2017, our nation pauses to remember those who gave their lives in defense of a grateful nation. Part of showing our gratitude is taking time to pay tribute to US Service Men and Women who have fulfilled their earthly duties and have passed on to their final duty station with the […]
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Discover New Bern and Beyond Podcast – May 22nd

New Bern Now's Podsquad
Find out the latest information about our beautiful and happening town of New Bern and Beyond. Beyond, meaning our travels throughout Eastern North Carolina. Listen to our podcast show here: During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Rich Sheridan, Susan Moffat-Thomas, and Special Guest, George Oliver and I highlighted numerous businesses and non-profits in and […]
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2017 Children’s Summer Reading Program

Children's Summer Reading Program
June 12 – August 5 Registration begins Monday, June 12 at the New Bern-Craven County Public Library’s Youth Services Department. Free reading bags available to those who register while supplies last. The Children’s Summer Reading Program is for: Read-To-Me participants – Birth – Age 5 Summer Reading Club participants – K-5 (grade completed) For more […]
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Public Safety Awareness and Recruitment Day

Workforce Development
Join Craven Community College for the Public Safety Awareness & Recruitment Day on May 20, from 9:00am – 1:00pm at the New Bern Campus, 800 College Court. The purpose is to educate the public on public safety careers, available jobs and training. Public safety and emergency personnel, equipment and vehicles will be on display from the following organizations: […]
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Weekend filled with Events in and around New Bern

Trent River Railroad Bridge, New Bern, NC
19th: Lunch and Learn: Around the Tea Table, 12:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500. 19th: New Bern Drum Circle, 6:30pm at Union Point Park. Call 252-649-1712. 19th – 20th: Catch Me If You Can, 7:30pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567. 19th – 20th: Annie Kids, 7:30pm at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by Rivertowne […]
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Craven Terrace Historic Signs Underway

JT Barbour Home
Signs of History Committee Invites Input Because the rehabilitation project underway at Craven Terrace will result in an adverse effect on historic property, interpretive signs will be erected that will identify and explain significant historic events that pertain to the African American Heritage within the area. The New Bern African American Signs of History Committee […]
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U.S. Cellular Provides New Bern Cooperative Preschool with $849 Sponsorship

Community Connections 2017
New Bern Cooperative Preschool has received more than $849 for the school’s scholarship program through U.S. Cellular’s “Community Connections” program.  New Bern Cooperative Preschool signed up to participate in this program and become eligible to receive sponsorship dollars from U.S. Cellular at pearup.com/uscellular and then rallied their neighbors, friends and family to earn money towards […]
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Celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day

National Cancer Survivors Day
In honor of all cancer survivors we would like to celebrate you and your family! Please come for a Luau Celebration at Lawson Creek Park – Pavilion Area The Celebration will be held on Saturday, June 03, 2017 from 11:00am – 2:00pm. What to expect: – D.J. by BTA Entertainment – Rinnova Spa & Wellness […]
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News Flash – Neil Diamond Tribute coming to New Bern

Diamond Reno
    The New Bern Civitan Club is excited to be presenting a phenomenal “Neil Diamond Tribute Show” known as “Diamond Reno…Today” featuring someone who New Bern is very familiar with from previous shows over the years! Diamond Reno, who performs as Neil Diamond, is none other than Mark Reno, who from 2003 until 2009 performed […]
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