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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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Join Craven County Clean Sweep on February 7th

Craven County Clean Sweep
Craven County Clean Sweep sponsors three annual clean up events on the first Saturdays of February, May and October to help keep New Bern streets and waterways free of litter. The upcoming one will be Saturday, February 7th, but if that day is not convenient, you can choose another day that fits your schedule! It’s your […]
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Craven County Clean Sweep

Union Point Park in New Bern, NC
Craven County Clean Sweep sponsors three annual clean up events on the first Saturdays of February, May and October to help keep New Bern streets and waterways free of litter.  The upcoming one will be Saturday, February 1st, but if that day is not convenient, you can choose another day that fits your schedule! It’s […]
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Water Safety

Union Point Park
Warm weather is still here and many of us are having fun on or near the water.  Here are some requirements and tips to be safe. Swimming-Rip Currents – Rip currents are channelized currents of water flowing away from shore at surf beaches.  They typically form at breaks in sandbars or near jetties and piers.  […]
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Nature Photography Workshop

Saturday, July 21st, 2012 9am – 2pm Weyerhaeuser’s Cool Springs Environmental Education Center in Askin, NC Bring your camera and spend a 1/2 day in a beautiful forested area that is bordered by the Swift Creek and the Neuse River. Learn new techniques and/or build upon techniques that you may al-ready possess. This workshop is […]
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There’s a new Cruise Boat Company in Town!

Thea Kincaid and I had the pleasure of shining the “Video Spotlight” on the Lookout Lady Cruise Boat with Captain George Aswad. George and his wife Pat own Crystal Coast Lady Cruises docked in Beaufort, NC. They really enjoy the New Bern area and decided to extend their cruise operation with the Lookout Lady, docked at […]
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Explorer Alexandra Cousteau and her International Expedition Blue Planet Team visit New Bern!

Like her grandfather, the late-great Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Alexandra Cousteau is a Global Explorer and Advocate for our natural resources. She established Blue Legacy in 2008 to educate people about the importance of water and the impact humankind has on this vital resource. Alexandra Cousteau and her International Expedition Blue Planet team are traveling across our […]
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