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New Bern Yacht Club (NBYC) Good News

New Bern Yacht Club
New Bern Yacht Club, located waterside on Brices Creek, is taking COVID-19 precautions by canceling or postponing meetings and social activities while needed. Our boating season goes into full swing in late April, including a Community Blessing of the Fleet on May 2nd; and these events will be decided appropriately. Because we hold boating and […]
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35th Annual Christmas Flotilla Awards Ceremony

Flotilla Awards Ceremony 2019
The New Bern Grand Marina Yacht Club and New Bern Parks and Recreation presented the 35th Annual Coastal Christmas Flotilla winners with gifts and refreshments Thursday, December 19th, at 1:30 p.m., at the New Bern Grand Marina Yacht Club’s administrative offices at 134 Craven Street, New Bern. 1st place winners walked away the highly sought-after […]
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Boating Safety Seminars This Month

U.S Coast Guard Auxiliary
The New Bern-Oriental area Coast Guard Auxiliary is offering two safety and navigation courses this month on Saturday, December 15. New and experience boaters can attend Navigating Local Waters from 9 a.m. to Noon, followed by Suddenly in Command from 1 to 5 p.m. Both seminars are at the New Bern Yacht Club, 1206 Brice’s […]
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Barbour Boat Enthusiast to Present at Tryon Palace

Barbour Boat Presentation
Joe Peacos, a Barbour enthusiast, will present a lecture discussing his experience and expertise in “Restoring a Barbour Boat,” a lecture at the North Carolina History Center, Saturday, November 10, at 2 p.m. Peacos has restored several Barbour boats to their former glory, and will share the restoration process for two of his boats, a […]
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Basics of Navigation Class scheduled for August 11th

U.S Coast Guard Auxiliary
Basics of Navigation, a hands-on class taught by certified US Coast Guard Auxiliary Instructors will be presented August 11th. It will introduce you to chart reading, chart plotting, aids to navigation and the Rules of the Road. This full-day, information-packed session gives the new (and not-so-new) boater the skills to: 1) know where you are […]
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Latest Happenings and Things to do in New Bern through June 3rd

Riverwalk New Bern NC
May 1st – 31st: Tryon Civitan Food Drive benefiting Religious Community Services, drop off location is the UPS Store, 1822 S. Glenburnie Rd. Call 252-637-7500. 29th: Behind The Scenes: Museum Technology, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Tryon Palace’s Waystation.  Call 252-639-3500. 31st: Knights of Columbus “Yard Sale”, Thurs: 7:00 a.m. – 12 :00 p.m.; Fri – Sat: […]
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Local Waters Knowledge Class

New Bern Area USCG Auxiliary
May 19, 2018 9:00 a.m. to noon New Bern Riverfront Convention Center As every boater knows, obtaining local knowledge is an important part of a safe and enjoyable boating experience. In this educational seminar, taught by certified US Coast Guard Auxiliary instructors, you will receive detailed information about the Neuse River and adjoining waters. While […]
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Coast Guard Auxiliary Boating Basics Class

Boating Safety Class
If you’re an inexperienced boater, don’t go out on our challenging waters without some of the basics…..even if you’re heard them before.  Saturday, June 11th, the Coast Guard Auxiliary in this area offers a basic one day course on everything you need to know to operate a boat on North Carolina waterways. The session is […]
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