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Auction of Amazing Gingerbread Art

Bidding Closes December 15 Yes, this amazing image of Tryon Palace, sitting in the window of Bella’s Cafe, is a work in gingerbread! And you can add it to your own holiday decorations! The New Bern Historical Society is holding a silent auction on site with bidding running through December 15th inside Bella’s Café. This […]
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Holiday Cheer – the tiny tornado

the tiny tornado
The Holiday is upon us…. PAST: – We have been working at our primary job (which is what affords me to use my “free time” (hahahahhahah) to be able to put your donation 100% towards food and nothing else) teaching the yogas and spins and raising the STEVERS. We did a few free driveby mealings […]
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“Around the World in 80 Carols”

Simon Spalding - 80 Carols
Simon Spalding offers a new spin on the season: holiday music played on international instruments! Simon Spalding plays Bella’s Cafe’ and Catering on Friday, December 21, presenting “Around the World in 80 Carols”. The concert features musical instruments from around the world:  each instrument will play a seasonal carol or song.  The program includes Christmas […]
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U.S. Cellular Searches for The Future of Good with a call for nominations

U.S. Cellular
National Wireless Carrier Pledges $160,000 to Support 16 Youth Initiatives Impacting Communities Across the Country U.S. Cellular’s The Future of Good program returns for its fourth year, to champion and invest in youth who are doing good in their communities by raising awareness for their causes and increasing their impact through financial contributions. This year, […]
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Make Christmas Magical by Adopting an Angel

Magnolia Jane Salon Angel Tree
A lot of us have wonderful childhood memories of Christmas and the Holiday Season, unfortunately, there are many children who won’t this year. Some may even still be living in shelters from Hurricane Florence and others are still in shock as their lives have drastically changed. Laura McGovern and the Boys and Girls Club of […]
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Join the Coastal Women’s Forum for Lunch with Speaker Deedra Durocher

Coastal Women's Forum Networking
The Coastal Women’s Forum (CWF) President, Eileen Nonemaker has chosen Habitat for Humanity Craven County as the holiday charity for 2018. Representing Habitat will be this month’s lunch speaker, Deedra Durocher, Habitat For Humanity Volunteer and Resource Coordinator. Deedra will share information about the organization and volunteer opportunities, fitting individual talents, interests and schedules. Join CWF […]
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Weekend Roundup: Things to do in and around New Bern

Weekend New Bern NC
7th: Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony, 11:00 a.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500. 7th: Live Window Displays, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in participating businesses in Downtown New Bern. 7th: Rob Lightber Live, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at BrÜtopia Brewery. Call 252-631-5142. 7th – 9th: The Nutcracker Ballet, Fri: 7:30 p.m.; Sat: 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 […]
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Adopt-a-Family Holiday Program

Adopt of Family
Adopt-a-Family is a holiday program facilitated by Coastal Women’s Shelter and Chevy of New Bern that pairs up a family in need with a sponsor to “adopt” that family. It is a unique program for families who have experienced a devastating trauma or crisis during the past year associated with domestic violence. Now in its […]
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December Happenings at The City Laundry

City Stage New Bern
5th, 12th, and 19th: Big Jim Kohler, 7 p.m. With a unique style all his own, Jim Kohler is one of the last true blues players. Having played for over 20 years with blues legends, Jim has created a killer sound that everyone will enjoy! No cover charge – Artist donations encouraged. 6th, 13th, and […]
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Gingerbread Awards Presented at Festivities

Carol More
People’s Choice and Heritage Auction Still to Come The New Bern Historical Society presented the first batch of Gingerbread House Contest Awards at the Beary Merry festivities on Friday.  An excited crowd anticipated the results as Executive Director Mickey Miller announced the winners and invited the crowd to see all of the gingerbread houses which […]
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