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Nearly 50 Participate in Park Day

Park Day
Historical Society Thanks Volunteers On a perfect day, volunteers from throughout Eastern North Carolina pitched in to help at New Bern Battlefield Park. Working in partnership with the Civil War Trust, the Battlefield Park hosted Park Day, an event that combined work, learning and fun.  Nearly 50 volunteers of all ages picked up their rakes […]
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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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