Education in New Bern

Find out the latest information about educational opportunities in New Bern, North Carolina!

NC State Extension Craven County Master Gardener

Free Horticultural Workshop presented by Craven Cooperative Extension

Saturday, May 18th, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Listen, Learn, and Questions “Landscaping for Limited Space (Container and Dwarf Plants” presented by Carlton Tyndall, Atlantic Coast Landscape Company. Demonstration Garden Tour: 9:00 am to 10:00 a.m. Plant Sale: 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Presentations: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. …

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CarolinaEast Medical Center

CarolinaEast Medical Center to host Viewing of Academy Award Nominated Documentary, “End Game”

Public Invited to View Short Film about End of Life NEW BERN, NC – CarolinaEast Health System, Vidant Health and Craven County Health Department Hospice have partnered to present the Academy Award nominated short film, End Game. There will be two opportunities to view it on Monday, May 13th at 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. …

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City of New Bern, NC

Local Agencies to Conduct Mock Crash Event at New Bern High School

The City of New Bern, Craven County Schools, and CarolinaEast Medical Center have partnered together in an important lesson for teen drivers – don’t drink and drive.  The agencies have spent months planning a mock drunk driving crash that will occur at New Bern High School. On Thursday, May 9th at 9:15am, emergency responders will …

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Bee-utiful by Design © Deana Marion

Tryon Palace to host “Buzzing Bees, Blooms, and Garden Friends” Photography Exhibit by Deana B Marion

New Bern, NC – Tryon Palace will host a photography exhibit “Buzzing Bees, Blooms, and Garden Friends,” featuring macro images of bees in their native environment taken by Deana B Marion. Deana B Marion notes: “This collection of macro images of bees in their native environment celebrates the art of nature. The colorful metal images …

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Barbour Boats with Lindy Cummings

From Pleasure Craft to War Craft: 65 Years of Barbour Boats

Lindy Cummings at Historical Society Lunch & Learn New Bern, NC – Join the New Bern Historical Society and Tryon Palace’s Research Historian Lindy Cummings for Lunch & Learn on Wednesday, June 12 at 11:30am at the Chelsea Restaurant as she shares the remarkable story of New Bern’s Barbour Boats.  From a modest background in …

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U. S. Cellular

U.S. Cellular Can Help Sponsor Local Youth Organizations

Greenville, N.C. – Starting May 1, 2019, local youth organizations can earn up to $1,000 through U.S. Cellular’s Community Connections program. Now in its fifth year, Community Connections provides sponsorship support to help youth groups pay for expenses such as travel, equipment and uniforms. Since launching the program in 2015, U.S. Cellular has awarded more …

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Wendy Card - Publisher

We Value your Opinion and We are Changing our ways of Reporting

  Journalism is based on Trust and it’s also based on the information that relates to People’s Lives. Times are changing and so are we! Since New Bern Now’s inception in 2009, our goal has always been to write articles and share information that has a positive affect on our community at large. As we …

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Father Daughter Dance

True Justice International – Fundraiser Gala: 2019 Father Daughter Dance

Friday, May 17th 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. New Bern Golf & Country Club $100/per couple – $15/each additional daughter Tickets for sale on Eventbrite.com Fathers and daughters, age 4 yrs. to 18 yrs., will enjoy a memorable evening with dinner, dessert, dancing, candy & cotton candy bar, photo booth, and free pearl necklace! Proceeds go …

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New Bern, NC

Fun Found Around Town May 2 – 8, 2019

Live Music Options At press time here is what we found for the week ahead. Always call the venue to confirm.   Thursday: May 2, 2019 Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse 202 Middle St., (252) 633-2088 offers the sounds of Patrick Reid who will play tonight from 6-9 pm upstairs in the piano bar. City Stage …

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Neuse River Artists Studio 2019

Meet over 50 Artists during the Neuse River Artists Studio Tour

The 2019 Neuse River Artists Studio Tour is the second annual tour of several local artist studios and hub centers, featuring over 50 artists. A non-profit project of Community Artists Gallery & Studios, in coordination with the Craven Arts Council, Twin Rivers Artist Association, Shop Class, New Bern Arts & Wellness Center, The Sanctuary Gallery, …

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