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Arts and Culture in New Bern

Find out what’s happening with the Arts and Culture scene in and around New Bern, North Carolina!

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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New Bern and Beyond Podcast – September 5th

New Bern and Beyond Podsquad
Episode 77 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, Dona Baker and I talked about all kinds of positive things happening in our community of New Bern, […]
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Jefferson Ross

Jefferson Ross
Friday, September 15 at Trent River Coffee Company Saturday, September 16 at Joslyn Hall, Carteret Community College Southern folk artist, Jefferson Ross, is a songwriter, singer, guitar slinger and painter, weaving stories for the ears and the eyes. His art is inspired by the sights, sounds, flavors and texture of the American South. Whether portraying […]
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Return to College for the Fun of it!

Adult Enrichment Program
Register Now for CCC Adult Enrichment Program Fall Classes Adult Enrichment Program class listings for the fall session are now posted on the Craven Community College website. Designed for fun, not performance, the fifty-plus non-credit, short term classes in nine categories will be held on various dates between mid-September and mid-December. The nine categories: Arts, […]
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September Happenings Live at City Laundry

Live at The City Laundry
Late Nights at Live! Friday and Saturday nights at 10pm in September. Live @ The City Laundry features late night Karaoke Fridays and Dance party Saturdays. No cover charge! Wednesdays in September Pub Trivia with Austin Vaquilar at 7pm. Come and test your Trivia skills for an opportunity to win great prizes and have fun […]
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Irish Music to Celebrate Sean MacMahon’s 91st Birthday

Sean MacMahon
Tuesday evening August 29, there will be an additional Irish Music Session to celebrate the 91st birthday of a distinguished New Bernian Hibernian. Local button-accordionist Sean MacMahon was born in Navan, County Meath, Ireland, in August 1926. He moved to this country in 1948, working, living, and performing in New York and New Jersey.  Since retiring and […]
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Barn Bash benefit for Promise Place

Barn Bash
The Quilting Mandarin, Karen Dodd donated “Star Light,” one of her custom quilts to Monica Kazan for the 2017 benefit for Promise Place in New Bern NC. The Barn Bash held September 9 this year will hold auctions and raffles to raise money to support the sexual assault resource center serving Craven, Jones, and Pamlico […]
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Weekend Events and Things to Do in and around Town

Trent River Railroad Bridge, New Bern, NC
1st – 31st: Tryon Civitan Club’s 4th Annual Diaper Drive. Drop off location is at the UPS Store, 1822 S. Glenburnie Rd. Benefiting the Coastal Women’s Shelter Religious Community Services. Call 252-637-7500. 25th: Arson Daily in Concert with Bearfoot Monty, 9:00pm at The City Laundry. Call 252-876-7007. 26th: United Way of Coastal Carolina’s 60th Anniversary kick off Workplace […]
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Concert by Carolina Chamber Music Festival to be presented at First Presbyterian Church

First Presbyterian Church
Continuing its Bicentennial Celebration, First Presbyterian Church of New Bern is proud to present the Carolina Chamber Music Festival’s concert titled Sounds of Change on Saturday, September 16, 2017 in the historic sanctuary located at 400 New Street. The event begins at 6:30 pm with a pre-concert discussion with Composer-in-Residence Reza Vali.  Music starts at […]
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Arson Daily in Concert with Bearfoot Monty

Arson Daily
It’s hard to stand out as a rock band in 2017 in a music industry that’s driven by drum machines, vocoders, and midi keyboards. It takes a band that’s truly compelling, an act that brings something visceral and attention grabbing to the table. Look no further than Arson Daily, a young trio from Raleigh, NC […]
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