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New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast – April 11, 2016

Podsquad with Special Guest Alana Gentry
We tried something new by taking a “Selfie”. Left – Right: Lisa Bisbee Lentz, Susan Moffat-Thomas, Alana Gentry, and Wendy Card

Find out the latest information about our beautiful and happening town of New Bern and Beyond. Beyond, meaning our travels throughout Eastern North Carolina.

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During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Lisa Bisbee-Lentz, Susan Moffat-Thomas, Laura Johnson, with Special Guest Alana Gentry and I, highlighted numerous businesses and non-profits in and around New Bern! Rich Sheridan will be back soon!

Have you heard someone say there’s nothing to do in New Bern? If so, ask them to listen to our podcast and/or visit NewBernNow.com

Show Notes:

00:33 – Garden’s in full bloom

1:03 – Spring Homes and Gardens Tour

1:49 – Climate Change Talk

2:11 – Enjoy the events and services at the New Bern-Craven County Public Library

2:44 – Twin Rivers Artist Association Art Shows at the Library

3:39 – Photo Archives of Families and Homes of Craven County

6:01 – The City Laundry Historical Building turned into Art Studios, Gallery, Café, City Potters Retail Space, Adult Beverage area, Workshop Room, and Event Center

9:07 – New Bern Arts and Wellness Center

9:31 – Happenings at Tryon Palace and the History Center

10:29 – Neuse River Senior Games and Silver Arts Competition

13:37 – Major General Tom Braaten (Ret) is retiring as the Director of the Coastal Carolina Regional Airport

14:28 – Civil War Adventure Day

15:28 – Art History

17:36 – New Bern Battlefield Park

17:58 – Revitalizing Downtown and the Greater New Bern Area

20:26 – Tours of New Bern

21:52 – Septima Clark: Citizenship Education and the Women in the Civil Rights Movement

22:27 – Anna Bulzewicz, WCTI 12 News Anchor talks about the upcoming Fashion Show for the Coastal Women’s Shelter presented by Peacock’s Plume for the Coastal Women’s Shelter. She also tells us about the New Bern Chamber of Commerce’s 2nd Annual Professional Women’s Conference with Speaker Gail Golden “Finding your Balance, Living in the Moment”, presented by the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce

26:40 – Jeremy LeRay presents “A Beginners Guide to WordPress Security” at the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce

27:52 – Alana Gentry’s a writer, food and wine judge, and also known as the GirlWithAGlass.com among other things.

30:37 – 7th Annual Art at the Airport and the Coastal Carolina Airport Services

34:52 – New Bern Now’s Podcast and Community Radio Segments for WNOS 107.5FM and 1450AM.

37:43 – Upcoming events

39:03 – Daytrippin’

We’ll be back on April 25th.

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Wendy Card