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Help! How can I fix my vegetable garden?

February Roundtable for Gardeners
Now is the time to start thinking about your spring garden. Bring your gardening questions to the *River Bend Community Organic Garden and Education Center’s* fourth annual *Roundtable for Gardeners *on *Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 6:30 pm *at River Bend Town Hall. This year our three returning local experts will each offer some thoughts about their […]
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What Are You Aiming At?

Brooke White - Sound Fitness
Zig Ziglar once said, “If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.” And each of us knows from our own experience that he is right. The general flow of human life tends to be toward ease and comfort. One day flows into the next, and many of us never quite get around to […]
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Board of Education Approves Make-up Days

Craven County Schools
On Tuesday, January 16, 2018, the Board of Education approved the required make-up days needed for students following the traditional calendar to fulfill the instructional time necessary for the five school days missed due to the inclement weather experienced at the beginning of the month. The following revisions were approved for the 2017-2018 Traditional Calendar […]
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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for January 16th

New Bern Now Podsquad
Episode 86 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: George Oliver, Susan Moffat-Thomas, Rich Sheridan and I talked about all kinds of positive things happening in our community of New Bern, […]
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Gathering of We the People New Bern

Broad Street Christian Church
January 20, 2018 We the People New Bern will hold a ‘gathering’ at 1 pm in the Broad Street Christian Church located at 802 Broad Street to support ratification of the ERA and the ideals of liberty and justice for all. The event is being sponsored by the Craven County NAACP. The gathering will feature […]
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1st Quarter 2018 Edition of New Bern Now’s Ledger Magazine – Available Online

Ledger Magazine 1st Quarter 2018
We’re happy to announce that the 1st Quarter 2018 Edition of New Bern Now’s Ledger Magazine is available now! You can view it here. Find out if your event, business, or non-profit is featured! The cover and feature article celebrates Craven County Non-profits highlighted by the New Bern Chamber Non-Profit Council’s #givingtuesday event! We also welcomed new businesses/non-profits, […]
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Weekend Filled with Events and Things to do in and around New Bern

12th: A Man Called Ove, 2:30p.m. and 7:30p.m. in Craven Community College’s Orringer Auditorium. Call 252-633-2618. 12th: ArtWalk throughout Downtown New Bern, 5:00p.m. – 8:00p.m., presented by the Craven Arts Council at the Bank of the Arts. 252-638-2577. 12th: ARTcrawl presented by the Greater Good Gallery, 5:00p.m. – 8:00p.m. at the Isaac Taylor House and Gardens, and numerous […]
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Cupid works out at The YMCA

Singing Valentine
Desperate to find the perfect way to impress your Sweetheart on Valentines Day? The Southern Gentlemen Barbershop Chorus will go anywhere to provide the perfect solution. Simply order a Singing Valentine by calling 252-288-9132. A debonair costumed Barbershop Quartet will deliver two sentimental love songs, a long stemmed red rose, a Valentine Card signed with […]
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New Executive Director Named for Tryon Palace

William J. McCrea
Department of Natural and Cultural Resources has selected William J. McCrea, a veteran department employee, as the new executive director of Tryon Palace in New Bern. McCrea has been serving as interim director of Tryon Palace since March of this year. McCrea has worked for the department for 36 years, in roles including head of […]
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Craven County Schools – Closed on January 8, 2018

Craven County Schools
Craven County Schools will be closed for students on Monday, January 8, 2018. Essential staff (district maintenance, school custodians, school principals, and district executive staff) should report on time. All other staff are on an optional workday with a 2-hour delay. If road conditions in your area prevent you from traveling at that time, please […]
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Ed Bearss Presentation for Sunday Cancelled

Ed Bearss
Due to Weather Related Closure of Tryon Palace NC History Center The New Bern Historical Society regrets to announce that the presentation by Historian Ed Bearss, Had I Been A Civil War Soldier, scheduled for this Sunday, January 7 at 2pm has been cancelled due to the weather-related closure of the Tryon Palace NC History Center. We […]
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