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Auction of Amazing Gingerbread Art

Gingerbread House Art Auction
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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International Paper presents Grant to Veterans Employment Base Camp and Organic Garden

Veterans Organic Garden Grant
International Paper staff members presented a $6,651.54 donation to Veterans Employment Base Camp and Organic Garden (VEBCOG) to provide umbrellas and seating for the youth agricultural training program at the Farmers Market Complex being renovated at the old Electric building at First St. The grant is funded by International Paper Foundation. VEBCOG is located within […]
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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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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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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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New Bern and Beyond Podcast for December 3, 2018

New Bern Now Podsquad
Episode 106 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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At the Gallery: Bob Dylan

At the Gallery - Bob Dylan
December 1st, 2018 at 7 p.m. Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present “At the Gallery: Bob Dylan,” performed by Ruth Wyand. The “reluctant voice of a generation,” Dylan’s music is seen as the anthem of the hippie and counter cultures of the 1960’s. Originally scheduled for September 22nd and rescheduled due to […]
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