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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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Project OSS

Project OSS
Project OSS is a free Jiu Jitsu program for foster, adopted, or special needs children. This social project, is going to be located in New Bern, NC, and will provide Jiu Jitsu classes and a uniform to children between the ages of 6-15. The goal of this project is to teach children confidence, humility, and […]
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Born Learning Trail at Kidsville

Born Learning Trail
On Thursday, June 16, 2016 United Way of Coastal Carolina held a ribbon cutting at the Born Learning Trail at Kidsville. This is the first Born Learning Trail installed in Craven County. Pictured from left to right are: Vice President BB&T New Bern Katie Giles, New Bern Mayor Dana Outlaw, New Bern Parks & Recreation […]
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Schools Across the District Honor Local Veterans

Veterans Day
Veterans Day is next week and the students at several of Craven County Schools are in the process of making preparations to honor these special men and women for their service. In observation of the holiday please see the following activities planned at the schools listed: – AH Bangert Elementary will also hold an assembly […]
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Craven County Schools receives $1.5 Million Grant to Invest in Professional Development

Craven County Schools
The Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Education Partnership recently announced the award of a five-year $1.5 million grant to Craven County Schools (CCS) titled, “Strategies for Success.” The awarding of this grant will increase K-12 military/federal affiliated student achievement by utilizing Learning-Focused professional development to CCS classroom teachers, implementing multiple learning strategies that are […]
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Tryon Palace Offers Family Fun, Free Admission for Teachers

Tryon Palace Family Fun
Interactive crafts and activities, living history demonstrations on September 19 Families, teachers and children of all ages are invited to enjoy Tryon Palace’s Fall Festival, held 10am to 5pm, Saturday, September 19. Offered programs include interactive craft activities, blacksmith and cooking demonstrations and a “Day in the Life” at Tryon Palace’s 19th-century Hay House. Admission is included […]
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