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New Bern Now Magazine - 4th Qtr 2019

Get your copy of New Bern Now Magazine: Oct – Dec 2019 Edition!

New Bern Now’s Magazine has been available online in full color with links to important websites! View it here. A lot of people really enjoy holding and reading the print edition! Featured stories include: Howard Matthews “New Bern’s Music Man”, Return of the Crystal Lady: Michaelé Rose Watson, Award Winning Author Michelle Garren Flye, …

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Things to do in and around New Bern NC

Things to do in and around New Bern: Oct 3 – 10, 2019

Arts Around Town 4th: The Last Suit, 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at Orringer Auditorium. Presented by the Lifetime Learning Center at Craven Community College. Call 252-633-2618. 4th: NC Radio Jam, 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the New Bern Farmers Market. 4th: An Evening of Mozart & Elgar with Conductor Wesley Schulz, 7:00 p.m. at …

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City Hall Clock Tower by Dave Cowles

Things to do in and around New Bern: Sept 26 – Oct 3, 2019

Arts Around Town 27th – 29th: Disney “Alice in Wonderland” JR, Fri – Sat: 7:30 p.m.; Sun: 3:00 p.m. at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by RiverTowne Players. Call 252-633-3318. 28th: Walk-In Bathtub’s Improvised Comedy Show, 7:30 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567. Community Engagement Sept 26th – Oct 6th: Craven County Fair at …

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Wiley Clifton Bissett

Heroes’ Histories Sought – Researchers Requesting Family Help

New Bern, NC – Are any of these heroes in your family? Wiley Clifton Bissett, Macon Earl Cavanaugh, Thomas Coley, Dr. Stephen James Hawes, Elmer J. Higgins, James King, Solomon Lofton, John Midgett, Charles Tilden Pumphrey, Peter N. Simmons, Ernest Stanley, John Thomas Taylor, Jasper W. Thomason, Lawrence E. Thompson, Maurice Wallnau, Joseph …

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HONOUR the Musical

Honour, The Musical Celebrates, Seeks Support

NEW BERN, NC – Bringing history to life through musical theater – what a concept!  The uniquely-New Bern production of Honour, The Musical will do just that, illustrating the iconic New Bern story of the Stanly-Spaight duel in a full-length musical theater production.  Written by New Bern author, historian, and journalist Bill Hand …

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Tryon Palace

Tryon Palace Awarded Wells Fargo Grant for Cultural Arts Programming

The Tryon Palace Foundation is honored to thank Wells Fargo for their generous support of the Tryon Palace 2019/2020 Cultural Arts Series. The $5,000 grant, awarded in May 2019, will enable Tryon Palace to offer low-cost and free performances throughout the 2019 and 2020 programming calendar, with an emphasis on cultural diversity. “I am so …

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