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The History of Downtown New Bern’s Renaissance

English Speaking Union
The History of Downtown New Bern’s Renaissance, presented by Susan Moffat-Thomas, is a luncheon program that will be held on Thursday, October 24, 11:30 am, at the Chelsea Restaurant. The cost for the luncheon is $18 for members, $22 non-members, with a menu choice of shrimp and grits, baked salmon or chicken bruschetta. To reserve […]
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Shakespeare Competition

English Speaking Union
The Colonial N.C. Branch of the English-Speaking Union and co-sponsor Craven Community College will hold the annual Shakespeare Competition on Saturday, February 18th, 10:00 a.m. in the college’s Orringer Auditorium. The public is invited to attend free of charge. This competition is part of a curriculum-based program designed to help high school students develop their […]
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Shakespeare in New Bern

The English Speaking Union
There will be many events in 2016 in North Carolina honoring William Shakespeare on the 400th anniversary of his death. Among many statewide presentations, the North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh will be exhibiting “First Folio! The Book That Gave Us Shakespeare”. This 1623 work will be on display May 7 – 30th. Closer […]
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A Narrative Tour of the South Pacific and Caribbean

The Colonial NC Branch of the English-Speaking Union is happy to announce that our October event will be “English-Speaking Islands of the Tropical Pacific and Caribbean – a conversation with Jan Ebbinge”. This event is being co-sponsored by the Liberal Arts Lecture Series at Craven Community College. Perhaps you read in the Monday, August 24th, […]
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