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Weekend Happenings in and around Town

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There are all kinds of things to do this Weekend! Here are some ideas to help you decide what to do:

14th: Community ACTion Gathering with music by Bryan Mayer and presented by Allies for Cherry Point’s Tomorrow, 2pm, Isaac Taylor Gardens. Call 252-631-5021.

15th: New City of New Bern Park Dedication, 10:00am at the corner of Sampson and Green Streets. Call 252-639-2900.

15th – 17th: Into the Woods, Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 2:00pm at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-634-9057.

15th: Danielle Miraglia, 7:30pm at the Trent River Coffee Company presented by the Down East FolkArts Society. Call 252-646-4657.

16th: 2015 Craven County Alzheimer’s NC Walk, registration: 8:30am, walk: 10:00am at Union Point Park. Call 252-638-3185 ext 3011.

16th: Shredding Day presented by CarolinaEast Health System and CINTAS, 10:00am – 1:00pm at 2000 Neuse Blvd. Call 252-633-8154.

17th: New Bern Civic Strings Concert, 3:00pm at Centenary United Methodist Church. Call 252-626-9704.

Make a difference:

1st – 31st: Help the Tryon Civitans give CPS to RCS – Food Drive, Drop off location: UPS Store of New Bern. Call 252-229-5512.

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, roller skating, playing bingo, bowling, and much more!

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

Learn about New Bern’s 300+ 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” (you need to register for access). 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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