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International Paper Presents Grant to Twin Rivers YMCA

Twin Rivers YMCA International Paper Grant
International Paper staff members presented a $10,000 donation to Twin Rivers YMCA to provide summer camp scholarships for children who attend Twin River YMCA’s Vanceboro Farm Life Elementary summer camp. The grant is funded by International Paper Foundation. “We believe every child deserves to be in a safe and nurturing out of school environment that […]
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Latest Hapenings and Things to do in New Bern through Memorial Day

Things to do in and around New Bern NC
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. 22nd: Ceremony to Celebrate Bicycle and Pedestrian Access, 9:00 a.m. H.J. MacDonald Middle School, 3127 Elizabeth Ave. Presented by The City of New Bern. Call 252-639-2750. 22nd: Resource Information Fair, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 […]
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Register now for upcoming Summer Camps

Summer Camp
We’ve done our best to compile a list of organizations that offer summer camps for the kids! Please let us know if you are aware of any other summer camps and we’ll add them to the list. Thank you! Aviation Summer Flight Camp (Tradewind Aviation), 820 Aviation Dr., 636-0716 Boys & Girls Clubs of The […]
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Toys for Tots

New Bern Parks and Recreation
New Bern Parks and Recreation will be facilitating the Toys for Tots program again this year. This program is for families in need of assistance during the Christmas season. Applications will be available between October 31st to December 1st at the West New Bern Recreation Center, 1225 Pine Tree Drive or Stanley White Recreation Center, […]
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Don’t miss the 2017 Festival of Fun

Festival of Fun New Bern
This year will mark the seventeenth year for Eastern North Carolina’s premiere Children’s event, the Festival of Fun! This annual Festival is right around the corner, so mark your calendar for April 8.  Join us at Union Point Park in downtown New Bern from 10am – 3pm for a day full of games, inflatable rides, […]
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Toys for Tots Program

New Bern Parks and Recreation
New Bern Parks and Recreation will be facilitating the Toys for Tots program again this year. This program is for families in need of assistance during the Christmas season. Applications will be available between November 1st to December 2nd at the Stanley White Recreation Center – 901 Chapman Street or West New Bern Recreation Center […]
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Happy 1st Birthday New Bern Boys and Girls Club

New Bern Boys and Girls Club
On October 6, the New Bern Boys & Girls Club celebrated its one year anniversary. Through a collaboration of experienced youth development professionals, vested New Bern community members, parents, young kids, and teens, New Bern Club has made significant strides in becoming an integral and indispensable part of the New Bern community. Led by Andrea […]
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Annual Parade of Preschoolers

New Bern Parks and Recreation
Join New Bern Parks & Recreation’s annual Parade of Preschoolers on October 28th, at 9:30am! The preschoolers will parade down Middle Street in their favorite costumes, concluding at Union Point Park for a fall festival. Rain location is at West New Bern Recreation Center, located at 1225 Pinetree Drive (next to Kidsville). We welcome Craven […]
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B.E.A.R. Afterschool Program

New Bern Parks and Recreation
New Bern Parks & Recreation is having registration for the B.E.A.R. Afterschool Program which begins Monday, August 29, 2016. This afterschool program offers youth from kindergarten through 8th grade a combination of education, recreation, and socialization in a safe and creative atmosphere. The program picks up participants from the New Bern area elementary and middle […]
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