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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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Weekend Roundup: Things to do in and around New Bern

Weekend New Bern NC
16th: Lunch and Learn: Decorating Through the Ages, 12:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500. 16th: Hairspray Auditions, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by RiverTowne Players. Call 252-633-3318. 16th: Spare Change Live, 7:30 p.m. at Blackbeard’s Triple Play Restaurant and Bar. Call 252-635-3322. 16th: Explorations in the Arts: Highland Echoes – […]
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At the Gallery: Carly Simon

At the Gallery - Carly Simon
November 17th at 7 p.m. Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present “At the Gallery: Carly Simon,” performed by Marron Chaplin. The hit singer and songwriter of “You’re So Vain,” Simon was a power house of the 1970’s pop music scene who won numerous awards.  The concert takes place at Bank of the […]
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Critters Christmas 2018

David Starbuck - Bananas
Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts to features Animals of All Sorts November 5th – December 31st, 2018 Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present “Critters” in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts this holiday season. Featuring artwork of animals of all types, this exhibition features local artists here in […]
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ArtCrawl – ArtWalk: What’s the Difference?

ArtWalk and ArtCrawl
During a recent conversation with Lisa Bisbee-Lentz and members of our Podsquad, ArtWalk and ArtCrawl came up. Although ArtWalk had been happening for at least 20 years, Lisa Bisbee Lentz started ArtCrawl in September 2013. Soon after, New Bern’s Arts Scene seemed to really take off! When asked what the difference was, Lisa Bisbee-Lentz said, […]
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Touch & See: Artwork You can Feel

Touch and See
Special Artwalk Event Invites Blind and Visual Impaired of Craven County to Participate in Artwalk August 10, 2018, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. In cooperation with the National Federation for the Blind of North Carolina, Coastal Carolina Chapter, Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to announce “Touch & See: Art You Can Feel” during […]
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Latest happenings and things to do in and around New Bern through July 15th

Events New Bern NC
10th: Jonkonnu Workshop, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500. 10th: Behind The Scenes: Conservation Lab, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation.  Call 252-639-3500. 10th: Irish Music Session, 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Bebop’s Café, 323 Middle St. Call 252-633-7900. 10th: Nexus Poet’s Poetry Open Mike Night, 7:30 p.m. at the […]
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Latest happenings and things to do in and around New Bern through June 10th

Neuse River - Union Point Park
5th: Jonkonnu Workshop, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500. 5th: Behind The Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation.  Call 252-639-3500. 5th: Nexus Poet’s presents Poetry Open Mike with Katie Bowler Young, 7:30 p.m. at New Bern Arts and Wellness Center, 919 Broad St. 7th: Coastal Women’s Forum Annual […]
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Fusion Poetry: Art

Craven Arts Council and Gallery
New Exhibition at Bank of the Arts shows local art inspired by local poetry Bank of the Arts, 317 Middle St May 2018 Craven Arts Council & Gallery is proud to present “Fusion Poetry:Art” in the Main and Director’s Galleries at Bank of the Arts for the months of May and June 2018. This exhibition […]
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408 Hancock Art Studio and Gallery

408 Hancock Studio Space
Calling All Artists New Bern Parks & Recreation is seeking emerging to mid-range local artists in need of studio space, who are interested in working in an open studio setting with public interaction, at our new Art gallery. Our Studio Artists will be a part of New Bern’s growing art scene, bringing culture and vibrancy […]
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Artwalk by Private School at Bank of the Arts

Craven Arts Council and Gallery
April 5 – May 1, 2018 Craven Arts Council and Gallery is proud to host an exhibition of work from local area private schools in the Director’s Gallery at Bank of the Arts this March. This exhibition will feature the work of art classes from Epiphany Global School and Annunciation Catholic School. Craven Arts Council […]
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Coastal Photo Club Exhibition

Coastal Photo Club Exhibit
Local Photography Group Exhibit at Bank of the Arts January 19 – February 27 Craven Arts Council and Gallery is proud to host an exhibition of the Coastal Photo Club at in the Main Gallery at Bank of the Arts from January 19th to February 27th. This exhibition will feature works by local photographers on […]
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