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Weekend Happenings in and around Town

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5th: Explorations: The International Film Series: “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen”, 2:30pm and 7:30pm presented by Craven Community College Foundation in the Orringer Auditorium. For details call 252-638-7200

5th: Dan Phillips Live on Deck, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at Fairfield Harbour Food and Spirits. For details call 252-514-0202

6th: Special Olympics Motorcycle Ride, 8:30am – 1:30pm, departs from the Havelock Police Department.

6th: Party in Pink Zumbathon for Breast Cancer, 9:00am at Stanly Hall Ballroom, 301 Pollock St. For details call 252-626-6866

6th: Health and Safety Fair Extravaganza, 9:00am – 2:00pm at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 305 Hwy 70 W, Havelock. For details call 252-447-3826

6th: River Bend Ladies Golf Invitational Pretty in Pink Fundraiser, 9:30am – 1:00pm at the River Bend Golf and Country Club

6th – 7th: Bike MS: Historic New Bern Ride at Union Point Park. For details call 919-792-1019

There also all kinds of fun activities to include something to do for all ages!

Visit the local Art galleries and shops to admire the vast array of art on display by local Artists.

Check out Amusements to learn about fun and games. Some examples are miniature golf, rollerskating, playing bingo, bowling, and much more!

Relieve some stress by working out at the local Fitness Centers.

Learn about New Bern’s 302 years of History by taking a professionally guided or self-tours and visit the many historical landmarks.

Spend some time at the New Bern – Craven County Library, read a book, use the computer, and better yet, take some FREE computer classes!

Get some fresh air by taking a walk in the park. Your kids will have a blast at the local playgrounds and water park. Your dog can play with others in the “dog park”. Thanks to the City of New Bern’s Parks and Recreation and Craven County Recreation and Parks there are over 20 parks, a community resource center, and two recreation centers in our community. They also organize numerous events and classes throughout the year.

Enjoy a Night on the Town by attending a live performance, singing Karaoke or dancing, or watching a movie at the box office.

Get back to nature by visiting Outdoor Recreation and see the hotspots for biking, boating, camping, fishing, golfing, hiking, hunting, tennis, scuba diving, etc.

Enjoy a stroll through the New Bern Farmer’s Market. The locals gather here on the weekends to shop for arts and crafts, food, and many other unique gifts. They even have live bands throughout the year.

What are you doing this weekend?

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