January 2019 Events in and around New Bern

4th: Explorations: The International Film Series – This Is Not What I Expected (China 2017), 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Orringer Auditorium at Craven Community College. Presented by the Lifetime Learning Center. Call 252-633-2618.

8th: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00 p.m. at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

11th: ArtWalk – New Bern, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., presented by the Craven Arts Council at the Bank of the Arts and numerous locations in Downtown New Bern. 252-638-2577.

11th: Potters Throwdown for Empty Bowls 2019 with Music by Strung Together, 5:30 p.m. at the Bank of the Arts. Benefiting Religious Community Services and the Craven Arts Council and Gallery. Call 252-638-2577.

11th – 13th: Charlie Brown, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 2:00 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

12th: Garden Lecture Series, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

12th: New Bern Heart Ball, 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-559-0026.

15th: Behind the Scenes: Museum Technology, 2:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

15th: Bernie’s Pajama Dance & Laser Party, 5:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. in the O’Marks Bldg., 233 Middle St. Presented by Beary Merry Christmas.

17th: African American Lecture Series: “The Warmth of Other Suns-Revisted, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.

18th – 20th: Charlie Brown, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 2:00 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

18th – 20th: The Diary of Anne Frank, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 3:00 p.m. at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by RiverTowne Players. Call 252-633-3318.

19th: Discovering Tryon Palace: Outlander in the Governor’s Palace, 9:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. at Tryon Palace’s Gates. Call 252-639-3524.

19th: Discovering Tryon Palace: Outlander Home and Hearth, 3:15 p.m. – 4:30 a.m. at Tryon Palace’s Gates. Call 252-639-3524.

19th: Freedom Ball Fundraising Gala, 6:00 p.m. at Copper Ridge on The Neuse, 2706 Old Cherry Point Rd. Benefiting True Justice International. Call 252-631-5111.

22nd: Behind the Scenes: Conservation Lab, 2:00 p.m. at the Tryon Palace Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.

25th: WinterFeast: Oysters, Brews, and Comfort Foods, 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3524.

25th – 26th: Charlie Brown, 7:30 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567.

25th – 27th: The Diary of Anne Frank, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 3:00 p.m. at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by RiverTowne Players. Call 252-633-3318.

26th: At the Gallery: Randy Newman performed by Heather Pierson Trio, 7:00 p.m. at the Bank of the Arts. Call 252-638-2577.