Education in New Bern

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

James and Coverdale Families donate to PIE

Families raise money for Hurricane Florence Relief – Donate to Partners In Education

When the James and Coverdale families learned about the many students and teachers affected by Hurricane Florence, they decided to raise money by selling their own artwork and hosting a lemonade stand. They raised $517 that they chose to donate to Partners In Education to go towards hurricane relief for Craven County Schools because they …

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Craven Community College

Craven CC to host ‘Introduction to Home Brewing’ class

Craven Community College’s (Craven CC) New Bern Campus will host a new class, Introduction to Home Brewing, every Tuesday from 6-9 p.m., Jan. 15 through April 2. The course is designed for entry-level home brewers with little or no experience and will familiarize students with beer styles, expose them to various brewing technologies and provide …

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Coastal Women's Forum

Join the Coastal Women’s Forum for Lunch with Speaker Deedra Durocher

The Coastal Women’s Forum (CWF) President, Eileen Nonemaker has chosen Habitat for Humanity Craven County as the holiday charity for 2018. Representing Habitat will be this month’s lunch speaker, Deedra Durocher, Habitat For Humanity Volunteer and Resource Coordinator. Deedra will share information about the organization and volunteer opportunities, fitting individual talents, interests and schedules. Join CWF …

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Weekend New Bern NC

Weekend Roundup: Things to do in and around New Bern

7th: Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony, 11:00 a.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500. 7th: Live Window Displays, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in participating businesses in Downtown New Bern. 7th: Rob Lightber Live, 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at BrÜtopia Brewery. Call 252-631-5142. 7th – 9th: The Nutcracker Ballet, Fri: 7:30 p.m.; Sat: 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 …

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Gingerbread Awards Presented at Festivities

People’s Choice and Heritage Auction Still to Come The New Bern Historical Society presented the first batch of Gingerbread House Contest Awards at the Beary Merry festivities on Friday.  An excited crowd anticipated the results as Executive Director Mickey Miller announced the winners and invited the crowd to see all of the gingerbread houses which …

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Pancakes for Pie 2018

Morgan’s Tavern & Grill Flips Out Over Pancakes for PIE to Benefit Partners In Education

Looking for the perfect way to have a delicious pancake breakfast before visiting Santa in Bear Plaza, taking in some shopping, and enjoying the many activities happening during the holiday season in beautiful, historic downtown New Bern? Join us for Pancakes for PIE at Morgan’s Tavern & Grill, 235 Craven Street.  Breakfast will be served …

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New Bern Now Podsquad

New Bern and Beyond Podcast for December 3, 2018

Episode 106 Find out the latest “positive” news and 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, Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical Society), Colleen Roberts (City of New …

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Attack at Pearl Harbor

Tryon Palace to Commemorate 77th Anniversary of Attack at Pearl Harbor

Tryon Palace will commemorate the 77th anniversary on the attack on Pearl Harbor with a remembrance ceremony at the North Carolina History Center Friday, Dec. 7. This free program is open to the public and begins at Cullman Performance Hall, located inside the North Carolina History Center, at 11 a.m. This event commemorates the 77th …

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Twin Rivers YMCA International Paper Grant

International Paper Presents Grant to Twin Rivers YMCA

International Paper staff members presented a $10,000 donation to Twin Rivers YMCA to provide summer camp scholarships for children who attend Twin River YMCA’s Vanceboro Farm Life Elementary summer camp. The grant is funded by International Paper Foundation. “We believe every child deserves to be in a safe and nurturing out of school environment that …

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Giving Tuesday New Bern 2018

Giving Tuesday 2018 – Meet our Local Non-profits

Every year, Tharesa Lee and the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce Non-profit Council’s NewBernGIV3 Committee spearheads the Giving Tuesday event as they come together to give thanks! Giving Tuesday is a Global Day of Giving that is celebrated on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving as it kicks off the charitable season of giving. We’re very …

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