Riverside: New Bern’s First Suburb

Roper Lumber Mill
Tim Thompson Presents at Historical Society Lunch & Learn The New Bern Historical Society’s September Lunch & Learn will highlight one of New Bern’s oldest and most interesting historic neighborhoods.  Riverside resident Tim Thompson will be the featured speaker on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. at the Chelsea Restaurant.  Join him as he […]
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Craven PIE announces NC Community Foundation – Craven Community Foundation Grant Award

Craven County Partners In Education
The North Carolina Community Foundation through the Craven Community Foundation, recently awarded Craven County Partners In Education $12,000 for a grant for West Craven High School for graphing calculators and $7,500 for a grant for Vanceboro Farm Life Elementary for audio equipment for their auditorium.  These grants were funded through the Richard Chapman Cleve Fund […]
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Promise Place Receives Quilt

Promise Place Quilt
Karen Dodd, the Quilting Mandarin, donates a quilt to the Promise Place Barn Bash Auction that will be held Saturday, September 8 at 5 p.m.. Tickets for the Bash can be purchased on line at PromisePlaceNewBernNC.org. The quilt displays an assortment of Carolina shorebirds. Each silhouette is mounted on a piece of batik fabric that […]
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“Connecting the Dots” with Eileen Nonemaker

Eileen Nonemaker
Coastal Women’s Forum’s (CWF) New President Shows Us How It’s Done When Eileen Nonemaker was looking for a theme for her 2018-2019 term as CWF Board President, the idea of connections and how they shape our lives came to mind. When she ran the idea by her sister, her reaction was, “It’s Like Connecting the […]
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Do you want to see more “Community News”?

New Bern, NC
Help Us Redefine “Community News” Since inception in 2009, New Bern Now’s mission has been to promote the people, places, businesses, non-profits, events, and everything in between in the greater New Bern area. Fast forward nine years and our citizen media company has rapidly morphed into a community news and information website, magazine, and podcast […]
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Community Artists Gallery & Studios presents sun-themed art during August Art Walk

Simone Houle
Celebrate the height of summer with a “Sun-sational Sidewalk Art Show” at Community Artists Gallery & Studios during New Bern’s Art Walk on Friday, August 10. The nonprofit organization’s 33 member-artists have been invited to contribute sun-themed works to display outside their gallery at 504 South Front Street, across from the Farmers Market. Ceramics, oil […]
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Buddhist Lecture

Zen Priest Ryushin Hart
August 16, 2018 – 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Guest Speaker Zen Priest Ryushin Hart Life is stressful. Buddhism, as a tradition has devoted 2,500 years to the exploration of navigating through life with minimal stress and pain.  We invite you to join us as Zen priest Ryushin Hart shares the foundation for a calm and balanced […]
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