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New Bern Now and Beyond Podcast for October 31, 2019

New Bern Now Podsquad
Kathy Morrison, Rich Sheridan, George Oliver, Colleen Roberts, Susan Moffat-Thomas, Wendy Card, and Charles Tendell

Episode 128

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: George Oliver (Law Offices of Oliver & Cheek), Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical Society), Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern), Rich Sheridan (Crystal Coast Discovery Map), Susan Moffat-Thomas, 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 NewBernWebDesign.com.

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Show Notes:

00:45 – New Bern Web Design

2:16 – New Bern Historical Society updates:

– Ghostwalk

– Encore: The Last POW by Steve Tyson

– Gingerbread House Contest and Display

– Annual Lore Lecture: Retracing John Lawson’s Voyage and Discovery

– Honour The Musical

12:08 – The History of Downtown New Bern’s Renaissance

14:40 – Catching up with the Podsquad

19:03 – City of New Bern Updates

– Coed Volleyball League

– Kidsville Club Days

– Date Night Movie in the Park: The Proposal

– #LoveMyCity Campaign

24:25 – Discovery Map Makers

25:14 – Surf, Wind, and Fire

25:43 – Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center

27:05 – Re-design of NewBernNow.com coming soon

28:08 – Where is Mr. Big?

29:32 – Social Media Minute


30:46 – Annual Night at the Barn

30:55 – Trick or Treating

32:24 – The Lighthouses of Orcas

33:08 – A Celebration of All Saints – All Saints Day

32:10 – Colors for Cancer 10K/5K/1M

33:48 – 19th Annual Crystal Coast Band Classic

34:01 – New Bern Cars and Coffee

34:09 – Craven Resource Council Block Party

35:27 – Walk-In Bathtub November Improv Show

36:47 – 7th Annual New Bern Walk to End Alzheimer’s

38:55 – MERCI on Middle

37:19 – Coastal Women’s Forum Dinner

37:41 – Open House: Coastal Carolina Regional Airport’s Master Plan Update

38:33 – ArtWalk – New Bern

39:12 – 5th Annual Bacon and Brew Festival

39:27 – Hunchback of Notre Dame

41:10 – Coastal Photo Club’s Fall Major Competition

41:42 – 4th Annual Rockin’ for Relief for Homeless Veterans

42:14 – Annual Gingerbread Contest & Display

43:07 – Devoted To A Soldier

43:28 – Veterans Entrepreneurship Opportunities Lunch and Learn

43:48 – Tryon Palace Events:

First Friday: Candlelight – A Décor Sneak Peek

The Lasting Impact of the Barbour Boat Works Vessels of WWII

Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop

Garden Lecture Series

Veteran’s Day at Tryon Palace

Behind the Scenes: Museum Technology

45:50 – New Bern Farmers Market

46:08 – New Bern Music Calendar

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

48:28 – Daytrippin’ with the Crystal Coast Discovery Map

– Down East Folk Arts Society Concert

– Bearfoot Wade Live

– North Carolina Maritime Museum

51:38 – Social Media Minute

52:43 – Trivia: North Carolina State…

59:00 – Charles Tendell Studio and New Bern Live

59:14 – 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 info@newbernnow.com.

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

Wendy Card