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Garden at NC Cooperative Extension - Craven County

Things to Do & See in New Bern through March 19, 2020

If you’re looking for things to do, here’s the latest happening… Community Events 13th – 15th: Friends of the Library Bi-Annual Book Sale at the BridgePointe Hotel. Benefiting the New Bern-Craven County Public Library. Call 252-638-7800. 13th: A Short History of Face Jugs by Potter Ben Alden Watford, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at The Crystal Lady Gallery …

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Sickle Cycle Race

5th Annual Sickle Cell Walk-Run

Saturday, March 14, 2020 Presented by the Neuse-Pamlico Sound Women’s Coalition (NPSWC). Register Online: RunTheEast.com. 5K Start at 9:00 a.m. at Union Point Park in Downtown New Bern. Come join us to Run/Walk! MEDALS for TOP FINISHERS with Post Race Celebration & Prizes! Registration Fee Now $30. Packet Pick-up Times Friday, March 13 from 4 …

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Confederate Hospitals Lunch and Learn

Confederate Hospitals in Coastal North Carolina

Historical Society Lunch & Learn with Wade Sokolosky on March 11 New Bern, NC – Author and historian Wade Sokolosky returns to the New Bern Historical Society’s Lunch & Learn at the Chelsea restaurant on Wednesday, March 11 at 11:30 a.m. to discuss the extensive efforts to take care of wounded during the Civil War. …

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Simon Spalding

Simon Spalding performs at The Brown Pelican in February

Simon Spalding will present an eclectic program of unplugged acoustic music at The Brown Pelican, two Tuesdays in February. It’s a fun, informal show, as Simon shares the history and backstory behind his songs and instruments. The instruments include the familiar (violin, banjo, ukulele), and a weekly-changing selection of exotic music and instruments from places …

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Speech Craft - New Bern Toastmasters

New Bern Toastmasters Hosts Speechcraft for Non-Members

New Bern Toastmasters is hosting Speechcraft, a four-session workshop designed to teach public speaking skills to non-Toastmaster members in a relaxed, supportive and enjoyable atmosphere. In just four weeks, with the help of an assigned Toastmaster advisor, participants will prepare and present short talks, practice impromptu speaking, and learn to give evaluations. The skills learned …

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New Bern Parks and Recreation

New Year’s Eve Block Party returns to New Bern!

New Bern, NC – The City of New Bern is pleased to announce the 2nd Annual New Year’s Eve Block Party is returning to New Bern! Save the date for Tuesday, December 31! This event is sponsored by Toyota of New Bern and will be held downtown at the intersection of Pollock and Craven Streets, in front …

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Habitat for Humanity Craven County

Habitat ReStore to hold “Shabby to Chic” and Auction Fundraiser

New Bern, NC – The ReStore at Habitat for Humanity of Craven County is hosting a special event on Friday, November 15th, to raise funds for the purchase of a new truck to be used for donation pick-ups. Local artists and Do-It-Yourself crafters have volunteered to transform regular items from the ReStore into something very …

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