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New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast for June 20, 2019

New Bern Now Podsquad
Susan Moffat-Thomas, Colleen Roberts, Charles Tendell, Regina Ochoa, Wendy Card, Parker Millar

Episode 120

Connecting you with our community as we talk about the people, places, and the latest happenings in and around New Bern! During the show we talked about community news from locals; along with businesses and nonprofits! We also went Staytrippin’, Daytrippin’, and Night Trippin’!

During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), Susan Moffat-Thomas, Charles Tendell (New Bern Live), with Special Guest, Regina Ochoa (Tryon Palace and the North Carolina History Center) and I talked about the latest happening in our community on location in the Charles Tendell Studio located inside the O’Marks Bldg., 233 Middle Street Suite 107 in Downtown New Bern!

Special thanks to this episode’s Sponsor, Sara’s Big Apple Pizza, located at 1150 Broad Creek Rd., 252-636-2555.

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Show Notes:

1:07 – Sara’s Big Apple Pizza

2:35 – The Charles Tendell Studio and New Bern Live Celebrate One Year Anniversary

4:46 – Regina Ochoa joins us as a co-host

7:38 – Latest Happening at Tryon Palace

14:49 – Purple Passion Flower

16:25 – Groundbreaking Ceremony for Martin Marietta Park

21:57 – Please take Survey for the New Bern Civic Theatre

25:42 – Welcome Regina Ochoa to New Bern

26:23 – RiverTowne Players Summer Theatre Camp

27:49 – Social Media Minute

28:30 – Adopt a Pet from Colonial Capital Humane Society


30:27 – Rockin’ on the Rivers

30:54 – The Great Trent River Raft Race

33:54 – Juneteenth presented by #ProjectRestore and various community co-facilitators in numerous locations throughout uptown and downtown New Bern.

35:24 – Crockett-Miller Slave Quarters

38:06 – Bear Towne Escape Room

38:31 – Y.U.P. Annual Rooftop Social (Celebration of Cultures)

38:42 – DuFFest

39:00 – “Wizard of OZ”

39:37 – Kaitlyn Bellydance

40:19 – At the Gallery: Season Finale performed by Ken Kennedy

40:31 – Juneteenth Community Fellowship Day with Live Music

40:49 – Community Listening Session

41:29 – 2019 Bridgeton Blueberry Festival

42:32 – Tastebud Adventure

49:00 – 8th Annual New Bern Run for the Warriors

49:07 – New Bern Colorfest

49:50 – Two Rivers Meet Concert with Lewis n Clark, Bryan Mayer and Shannan Grace

50:37 – Fourth of July Celebrations

52:10 – Night Tripping

Visit NCMZ.live and the New Bern Music Calendar Facebook page


53:12 – Pamlico County Croaker Festival

53:57 – Pacific Arts Festival

54:26 – Cliffs of the Neuse State Park

55:50 – Social Media Minute

  • Brewery 99, Brutopia, and Savi’s Wine Shop
  • New Bern Riverfront Convention Center
  • Magnolia Jane Salon
  • Bear City Impact
  • First time listener from Michigan

59:52 – Charles Tendell Studio and New Bern Live

The Podcast also airs on New Bern’s News Talk Radio Station WNOS 103.9FM every Wednesday at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Let us know if you want to join us as a guest or have any questions, comments or suggestions by calling 252-259-6853 or sending us an email at info@newbernnow.com.

Thanks for joining us everyone and thanks for listening. Have a great day!

Wendy Card