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New Bern and Beyond Podcast – November 20th

New Bern and Beyond Podscast
The Podsquad: Susan Moffat-Thomas, George Oliver, 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.

During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Susan Moffat-Thomas, George Oliver, and I talked about all kinds of positive things happening in our community of New Bern, NC!

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If you didn’t know, The Podsquad meets every other Thursday to record the bulk of the podcast. We also do phone interviews throughout the week and insert the recording into the next podcast and if it’s a non-profit or event interview, it also airs on New Bern’s News Talk Radio Station WNOS 107.5 FM.

Show notes:

3:12 – Adult Enrichment Program at Craven Community College (2 examples Class on Meat and Geo-caching)

8:17 – Turkey Quarter Campground and RV Park

10:30 – New Bern KOA

11:45 – 52 Faces of Community

13:33 – Fast paced Holiday Season

13:47 – Beary Merry Christmas

16:49 – Toyota of New Bern Ribbon Cutting with the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce

17:25 Twin Rivers YMCA Turkey Trot 5K and 10K

18:35 – Vintage Thursday with Alisa Mike

18:47 – Light up the Season “Santa’s Arrival”

18:58 – Greg Smith, owner of Mitchell Hardware joined us to talk about the Holiday Festivities in Downtown New Bern; PIE Breakfast at Morgan’s Tavern and Grill; Tryon Palace Candlelight Tours; CarolinaEast Foundation Breakfast with Santa; Christmas Pet Parade; Sledding; Polar Express and National Lampoon’s Vacation movies at the North Carolina History Center; Holiday Décor Behind the Scenes and Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop and Chamber Music by Candlelight performed by UNC Wilmington’s Early Music Consort at Tryon Palace.

34:25 – 33rd Annual Christmas Flotilla

34:56 – New Bern Civitan Club’s Christmas Tree and Wreath Sale

36:07 – Coastal Community Action’s Blanket Drive

37:04 – Holiday Open House Tour of New Bern’s Bed and Breakfasts

38:01 – A Christmas Carol performance by the RiverTowne Players

39:25 – Improve Comedy Night

42:50 – Ceremony recognizing the 95th Anniversary of the Great Fire of 1922 and Ribbon Cutting at the New Bern Fireman’s Museum

43:52 – Community Wide Women’s Event with Speaker Peggy W Barnes

44:42 – Adult Ballet Classes at Down East Dance

45:21 – Craven Community Chorus “Noel, Noel” Christmas Concert

46:03 – Daytrippin’

2nd Annual Crystal Coast Oyster Festival in Morehead City

The Rock n Roast at the Silos in Oriental

Santa’s Lab in Grifton

Vinyl Records Show in Greenville

51:42 – Low Income Energy Assistance Program

52:40 – New Bern Farmers Market

For a complete list of upcoming events, visit New Bern Now’s Community Calendar.

This podcast is brought to you by Masterful Dog Training with Dona Baker. Dona is our go to dog trainer as she does “training for both ends of the leash”! Visit Dona at Lynairre Kennels where she offers various programs and along with agility training.  Call 252-672-5933 or check out MasterfulDogTraining.com.

Tune into our latest Podcast episodes and radio interviews on ITunes.

We’ll be back on December 4, 2017.

Special thanks to Lisa Bisbee-Lentz and Mike Lentz for letting us record in the Isaac Taylor House!

Please let us know if you have any comments, suggestions, or would like to set up an interview and spread the word about a special event or other interesting topic. You can contact us by sending an email or by calling 252-638-6858.

Wendy Card