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Weekend Events and Things to do in and around New Bern

Week Ahead New Bern NC
14th – 15th: Singer-Songwriter Susan Werner in Concert, 7:30pm at the Old Theatre in Oriental. Presented by the Pamlico Musical Society. Call 252-617-2125. 15th: Lunch and Learn: The Regulators, 12:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500. 15th: Natasha Borzilova in Concert, doors open at 6:30pm, show starts at 7:30pm at the Trent River Coffee Company. Presented […]
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Civil War Adventure Day

Saturday, March 15, 2014 New Bern Battlefield Park Highway 70 East The popular Civil War Adventure Day for children is Saturday, March 15, 2014 at the New Bern Battlefield Park. It is held annually in March to commemorate the Battle of New Bern which occurred March 14, 1862. The event is for children 6 -12 years […]
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Marines Land at New Bern Battlefield

A group of 55 Marines from the Aviation School at New River visited the New Bern Battlefield Park recently as part of their professional military education program. They toured the fighting positions led by Battlefield Guides Rolf Maris, Pete Meyer, Lee Purcell, Steve Shaffer, Rod Rhoads and Rich Myers. They also went to the battlefield […]
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Epiphany Students Aid New Bern’s Civil War Battlefield

Jon Miller (Battlefield Adjutant), Jon Fitzgerald (teacher), Pete Meyer (Battlefield guide), Jerry Shake (Battlefield guide), Steve Shaffer (Battlefield guide), Lynne Harakal, (Executive Director, Historical Society). Students in Mr. Fitzgeralds’ Advisory: Noah McLaughlin, Jeffrey Williams, Patrick Robertson. Logan Goodwin, Anthony Rocco, Zachary Brown, Corey Cooper, Tyler Styron, Andrew Lorentzen, Luke Ferrera Students from Jon Fitzgerald’s advisory […]
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Back for the 7th Year – Ed Bearss

America’s Premier Battlefield Historian will present Turning of the Tide:  Gettysburg and Vicksburg These fascinating events will be told as only Ed Bearss can tell them! Anyone who has been to an Ed Bearss program knows he is fascinating to watch and listen to. This remarkable man is approaching his 90th birthday and shows no […]
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