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English Second Language Class

English Speaking Union Grant to Craven Partners In Education

A $1,000 grant was awarded to PIE from the English-Speaking Union for use in our English Second Language classes. This grant directly serves our students who are English Second Language students who are developing their English language fluency and learning about American culture. The English-Speaking Union employs English as a catalyst to foster global understanding …

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Fifth Annual Shakespeare Dinner – March 7, 2020

A Midwinter Night’s Dream, the theme of the 5th Annual Dining with Shakespeare fundraiser, is on Saturday, March 7, 5:30 p.m. at the New Bern Golf & Country Club (4301 Country Club Road). The $50 per person ticket (cash bar) includes, hors d’oeuvres, entertainment during the 3-course meal accompanied by short Shakespearean interludes and a silent …

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Evacuation from Ravensbruck – English Speaking Union Program

April 13, 2019 at 2 p.m. Evacuation from Ravensbruck, will be held April 13, Saturday, 2 pm in the Naumann Room located in the Craven Community College Student Center (directly behind the Brock Administration Building). This program is free and open to the public. Presented by Richard Ohlsson, Evacuation from Ravensbruck is a true story …

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Lecture on “An Ordinary Founder: Richard Dobbs Spaight Sr.”

On Sunday, April 2nd at 2:00 p.m., the English-Speaking Union in partnership with Tryon Palace will present a lecture entitled “An Ordinary Founder: Richard Dobbs Spaight, Sr.” given by Dr. Karl Rodabaugh, Professor of History at East Carolina University. Dr. Rodabaugh has a long list of credentials. (You can google him) He is currently a …

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Shakespeare Competition

The Colonial N.C. Branch of the English-Speaking Union and co-sponsor Craven Community College will hold the annual Shakespeare Competition on Saturday, February 18th, 10:00 a.m. in the college’s Orringer Auditorium. The public is invited to attend free of charge. This competition is part of a curriculum-based program designed to help high school students develop their …

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