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New Bern Now Podsquad - Episode 157

Living in New Bern and Beyond – Episode 157

Constitution Week, Voting during COVID-19, and more! We’re connecting you with the community by talking about the people, places, and local resources in New Bern, NC and surrounding areas! The Podsquad: Susan Moffat-Thomas, Kathy Morrison, and I talked about all kinds of things related to living in the greater New Bern area. We …

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Morticians by Gray Whitley

30th Annual Ghostwalk: Both Live and Virtual

New Bern Historical Society Event Adapts for Safety Yes, the New Bern Historical Society knows where all the skeletons in New Bern are buried! And they’ll share some of those hidden secrets during the 30th Annual Ghostwalk, “Tales from the Underground,” October 22 – 24. This year’s Ghostwalk will bring you the same …

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New Bern Now Podsquad - Episode 156

Living in New Bern and Beyond – Episode 156

Spotlighting Local Nonprofits and Coming Together during the Pandemic! We’re connecting you with the community by talking about the people, places, and local resources in New Bern, NC and surrounding areas! The Podsquad: Kathy Morrison (New Bern Historical Society), Colleen Roberts (City of New Bern) and I talked about all kinds of things …

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Ordinary Women

Virtual History Presentations Continue with Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Deeds

The New Bern Historical Society will continue its popular virtual history presentations with “Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Deeds.” Originally a Lunch & Learn crowd-pleaser, selling out twice, now it will be livestreamed on the Historical Society’s Facebook page starting August 17 at 2 p.m. It will be aired daily in five segments at no …

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New Bern’s Downtown Renaissance

New Bern’s Downtown Renaissance Closes Historical Society’s First Virtual Series July 29

Susan Moffat-Thomas’ compelling tale of New Bern’s journey from waterfront eyesore to beautiful award-winning downtown will finish the Historical Society’s first virtual series of presentations from New Bern’s past. New Bern’s Downtown Renaissance, the fourth in the series, will be presented on the New Bern Historical Society’s Facebook page on Wednesday, July 29 …

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Citizens Bank

New Bern Then and Now Returns

Historical Society’s Popular Presentation Goes Online July 8 New Bern, NC – Stories and reminiscences of New Bern’s “used to be”. Captain Ratty’s used to be Duffy’s Drug Store; First Citizens Bank sits where used to be the Hotel Queen Anne. New Bern Then and Now by New Bern Historical Society Curator, Jim …

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