New Bern Parks and Recreation – Upcoming Events

nbnc_new_logo7th Annual Spring Break College Tour held on April 14th, 16th, and 17th 2014. Schedule colleges to be visited include East Carolina University, North Carolina Central University, and Winston-Salem State University.

Registration begins March 10th at the Stanley White Recreation Center or online at on the Parks and Recreation page under forms. Registration fee is $2 and space is limited.

For more info contact Ashley Parham at 639-2913 or

Coed Church Softball League this Spring. Practice will be through the month of March with games beginning on Saturday, April 5th. Please call or email for more information.

If you would like to sign up please come by West New Bern Rec. Center and see Trevor Freitas or call 252-639-2907 or by email

Series of Camping Trips for students between the ages of 12-16 years old. The camping trips will consist of 5 trips, one weekend a month beginning in April. All trips will depart from the Stanley White Recreation Center located at 901 Chapman St.

Registration begins on Monday, March 10th 2014 or online at on the Parks & Recreation page under forms/ Recreation Centers. Each trip will cost $20 and registration forms are available at the Stanley White and West New Bern Recreation Centers.

Trip dates and locations are as follows:

April 19th – 20th: Siddies Field, Havelock, NC

May 24th – 25th: Cliffs of the Neuse, Seven Springs, NC

June 28th – 29th: Cape Lookout National Seashore, Harker’s Island, NC

July 19th – 20th: San-Lee Park, Sanford, NC

August 1st – 3rd: Grandfather Park Camp Grounds, Boone, NC

For more information please contact Andrew Webb at (252) 639-2922.

Submitted by: Nancy Donahue, New Bern Parks and Recreation