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WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews and Comfort Foods

WinterFeast New Bern, NC
January 25, 2019 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Shuck your winter shell as Tryon Palace’s WinterFeast oyster roast returns to the North Carolina History Center in 2019. Dive into a table full of fresh, local, steamed oysters, sample classic winter favorites like chowders, shrimp and grits, and jambalaya prepared by your favorite local chefs, and wash […]
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Twelfth Annual Local Authors Luncheon

The Chelsea Restaurant
The members of the Twin Rivers Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) invite the community to our Twelfth Annual Local Authors Luncheon to be held on Saturday, January 19, 2019, at 11:30 AM at the Chelsea Restaurant at 335 Middle Street in New Bern. Once again, we will be spotlighting ten local […]
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Bear Faces Exhibition

Craven Arts Council and Gallery
Children’s Artwork on Display at Bank of the Arts to benefit Outreach Programs January 2 – 12, 2019 Craven Arts Council & gallery is proud to present “Bear Face Tesselations” in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts January 2nd to the 12th. Featuring uniquely decorated bear faces, these pieces will be for sale […]
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Saint Paul Students Collect Food for RCS

Saint Paul Catholic School Food Drive
Saint Paul Catholic School (SPCS) students have been busy for the past month as they collected food for those in their community. The students were charged with collecting as many pounds of rice and beans as they could muster, and at last count had a stockpile ready to donate of over 500 pounds. The food […]
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Do you enjoy writing or vlogging?

Aerial photo New Bern
If so, we would love to hear from you! New Bern Now was created to share information and current events about the people, places, interesting stories, and/or things to do in the Greater New Bern area. We’re going on 10 years and we’ve learned a lot about our community from everyone who has shared information […]
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Raising the Cairo with Ed Bearss – Jan 13

USS Cairo Gunboat
Lost Ironclad Re-discovered It’s a treasure hunt story worthy of Indiana Jones, led by historian Ed Bearss. On Dec. 12, 1862, naval history was made when the Union ironclad USS Cairo (pronounced “KAY-row”), involved in the campaign against Vicksburg, was sunk in twelve short minutes in Mississippi’s Yazoo River. It was reportedly the first armored […]
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Weekend Roundup: Things to do in and around New Bern

Weekend Events New Bern
21st: Free Classic Christmas Cartoons Showing, 5:00 p.m. at the Bank of the Arts. Call 252-638-2577. 21st: Around the World in 80 Carols with Simon Spalding, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Bella’s Café and Catering, 323 Middle St. Call 252-633-7900. 21st: Trainwreck Live, 7:30 p.m. at Blackbeard’s Triple Play Restaurant. Call 252-635-0322. 22nd: 12th Annual Santa Paws […]
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Bate Foundation Individual School Grant Winners

Bate Foundation Grant Winners
Harold H. Bate was a philanthropist, investor, and retired lumber executive. Through his generosity, Partners In Education was honored to be selected as a grant recipient for $30,000 to be used for The Bate Foundation Individual School Grant Program for the this school year. Craven County Schools principals were encouraged to apply for this grant […]
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Ship Modeling Club

Ship Modeling Club
The initial meeting for the Ship Modeling Club being formed in New Bern is Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. The club is being hosted by Shop Class, LLC located at 406 Guion St., in New Bern, NC. The purpose is to organize a group of modelers, to foster an interest in Nautical Heritage by […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for December 17, 2018

New Bern Now Podsquad
Episode 107 Find out the latest “positive” news and 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 (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), Susan Moffat-Thomas, Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical Society), Colleen Roberts (City of New […]
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