New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast for October 17 – 31, 2019

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Episode 127

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’ and Daytrippin’!

During this show, New Bern Now’s Podsquad: Jane Maulucci (The Reactive Voice), Brad Poirier (Bear City Impact), Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), Charles Tendell, 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, New Bern Web Design! Call Jeremy LeRay at 252-349-0270, visit them at 315 Metcalf Street, or check out

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Show Notes:

1:12 – New Bern Web Design

2:20 – Catching up with the Podsquad

5:50 – Interview with Kathy Morrison with the New Bern Historical Society about Ghostwalk

13:47 – National School Lunch Week

17:18 – Jeanne Crockett of Crockett’s Critter Care

17:39 – Author Jilliana Raymond

18:11 – “But I Hate Sales” Class with Jane Maulucci

21:47 – Marissa Zinni and Kelly Millington with Twin Rivers YMCA about the Turkey Trott and the 2019 Annual Campaign


30:13 – Social Media Minute

30:43 – Craven County Pet Expo

35:34 – Bonus Art Film – Frida

35:39 – Community Fall Festival

35:42 – “Songs for a New World”

35:49 – Havelock Chili Festival

35:57 – BSA Jamboree-on-the-Air and Science – Technology – Engineering – Math (STEM) Event

36:14 – Native Plants Tour with Dr. Tom Glasgow

36:32 – “Mali Vibes”

37:08 – The History of Downtown New Bern’s Renaissance

37:57 – 19th Annual Halloween Preschooler Parade

38:19 – Interview with Meredith Laing, Director of Communications with the North Carolina Symphony about their upcoming performance: Halloween Spooktacular – The Composer is Dead by Nathaniel Stookey with Text by Lemony Snicket

43:29 – “Bee by The River Quilt Show”

44:36 – River Bend Community Day

45:13 – Bernin’ to the Beach

45:19 – Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Day

45:35 – Golf Tournament benefiting Tabernacle Baptist Operation Christmas Child

45:44 – Trunk or Treat

45:50 – Halloween Trunk or Treat

46:35 – Fourth Annual Professional Women’s Conference

47:05 – Annual Night at the Barn

47:13 – Tryon Palace Events

It’s a Hocus Pocus Halloween

Discovering Tryon Palace: Outlander in the Governor’s Palace and Outlander: Home and Hearth

”North Carolina’s Hurricane History” Lecture

Behind the Scenes: Gardens

All Hallows’ Eve

African American Heritage Walking Tour

Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop

These are only some of the events happening in and around town. Visit as we receive information and update the community calendar every day!

We’d also like to give a shout out to our friends, Bob and Joanne Friedman as they work hard on New Bern Music Calendar Facebook page.

51:03 – Daytrippin’

Pogies Kayak Grand Slam Tournament

Beaufort Olive Oil Special Luncheon

Craftsman Style Architectural Tour

Crystal Coast Con Halloween Edition

55:44 – Charles Tendell Studio and New Bern Live

56:01 – New Bern’s News Talk Radio Station WNOS 103.9FM

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

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

Wendy Card