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New Bern and Beyond Podcast – July 16, 2018

New Bern Now Podsquad
Wendy Card, Susan Moffat-Thomas, Megan Johnson, Rich Sheridan, and George Oliver

Episode 98

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: Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), Susan Moffat-Thomas, George Oliver (Oliver and Cheek, PLLC), and I talked about all kinds of positive things happening in our community! We were joined by special guest, Megan Johnson, Coordinator for CCC’s Adult Enrichment Program. New this show is an Entertainment segment “Weekend Sessions with Tracey Stones” of the NCMZ.live!

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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.

This Podcast is being brought to you by Pollock-Best Funerals and Cremations. In honoring our veterans, please bring your worn and tattered flags by for proper disposal at 2015 Neuse Blvd. or call them at 252-637-5111 and they will pick them up. For more information visit their website at PollockBest.com.

Show notes:

00:54 – Pollock-Best Funerals and Cremations

1:27 – Catching up with the Podsquad

4:04 – Parking Enforcement in Downtown New Bern

7:00 – Palace Pours – Baseball and Beer

8:01 – Megan Johnson, CCC Adult Enrichment Program Coordinator

14:12 – Bring It On, The Musical

16:35 – Events and Exhibits at Tryon Palace and the North Carolina History Center

– Jonkonnu Workshop

– Behind The Scenes: Museum Technology

– African American Lecture Series

– Lunch and Learn: Barbour Boat Works and Exhibit

– Behind The Scenes: Costume Shop

– Moana – Summer 2018 Children’s Movies Series

New Bern Celebrates 150th Anniversary of the 14th Amendment – “The Bill of Rights: A User’s Guide” Presentation and Book Signing by Author Linda Monk

– Tryon Palace Multicultural Fair

– Behind The Scenes: Conservation Lab

– The Lion King – Summer 2018 Children’s Movies Series

19:46 – North Carolina History Center was a Brownfield site that was remediated

21:16 – Events at Craven Community College’s Lifetime Learning Center (North Carolina Baroque Orchestra and International Film Festival: The Divine Order)

22:48 – “Weekend Sessions with Tracey Stones” of NCMZ.live

2018 Summer Concert Series: Rockin’ on the Rivers

– Limited Engagement live on The Deck at Christoph’s on the Water

– Events at Circa 1810 Bar at the Harvey Mansion

– Bernaroo Music and Arts Festival 2018

The Lewis n’ Clark Band presents Summer Lovin’

“Footloose on the Neuse” Summer Concert Series: Party Parrot (Jimmy Buffet Tribute)

Opening of The City Stage

32:10 – New Bern Now’s Citizen Media Cooperative – NewBernNow.com, Ledger Magazine, and Podcast

33:19 – Summer Showcase

33:36 – Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf

34:02 – True Justice International Freedom Sports Camp

34:40 – Walk-in Bathtub Performance

35:55 – Tryon Civitan Club’s “No Child Wet Behind”

36:23 – Libraries Rock Summer Program

36:58 – New Bern-Craven County Public Library

39:41 – “Plant Diseases and Herbicides”

39:54 – Ghostwalk Auditions

41:25 – Had I Been a Civil War Soldier by Renowned Historian Ed Bearss

42:51 – Thea’s Idea’s Christmas in July

44:25 – 4th Annual African American Male Summit

44:33 – Wicked Is As Wicked Does

45:26 – Much Ado About Nothing

45:53 – Strung Together Band

47:07 – Day Trippin’ with the Discovery Map of the Crystal Coast

– Live and Local Craft Breweries – Tryon Palace Beer Festival

– Morehead City Marlins

– NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

53:33 – New Bern’s NewsTalk Radio Station WNOS 103.9FM and 1450AM

51:36 – New Bern Live

Tune into our latest Podcast episodes on our ITunes and Libsyn Channels. You can also listen to the show on New Bern’s News Talk Radio Station 103.9FM and 1450AM. Special thanks to Mike Afflerbach, owner of New Bern’s NewsTalk Radio Station for airing our Podcast every Wednesday at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

We’ll be back on July 30, 2018.

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. Send me an email or give me a call at 252-259-6853.

Wendy Card