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Downtown New Bern NC

Things to Do & See in New Bern through January 23, 2020

If you’re looking for things to do, here’s the latest happening… Community Events 16th: African American Lecture Series: “The Normal School at the Goodloe House”, 7:00 p.m. at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500. 17th: BBQ in Blue Jeans at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Benefiting the New Bern Firemen’s Museum. Call 252-636-4087. 17th …

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Things to do in New Bern, NC

Things to Do & See in New Bern: November 21 – 28, 2019

Arts Around Town 22nd – 23rd: The Hunchback of Notre Dame, 7:30 p.m. at the New Bern Civic Theatre. Call 252-633-0567. Live Music Visit the New Bern Music Calendar Facebook page created by Joanne Friedman. Community Events 28th: Turkey Trot 2019, 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. in Taberna. Presented by the Twin Rivers YMCA. Call 252-638-8799. Step Back …

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New Bern NC

Things to Do & See in New Bern: November 14 – 21, 2019

Arts Around Town 15th: “Shabby to Chic” and Auction Fundraiser, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at The Restore at Habitat for Humanity of Craven County. Call 252-633-9599. 15th: “Lewis n Clark” Expedition: Timeless Broadway Showtunes, 7:30 p.m. at Orringer Auditorium on the New Bern Campus. Presented by Craven Community College’s Adult Enrichment Program. Call 252-638-7273. …

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City Hall Clock Tower by Dave Cowles

Things to do in and around New Bern: Oct 10 – 17, 2019

Arts Around Town 11th: “Before Your Last Breath” Meet the Author – Jilliana Raymond, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at The Next Chapter Books & Art. Community Engagement 11th – 13th: Fall Garden Lover’s Weekend on Tryon Palace’s Grounds. Call 252-639-3500. 11th – 13th: MUMFEST 2019 in Downtown New Bern. Presented by Swiss Bear. Call 252-288-9825. 12th: Household Hazardous …

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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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National Pollinator Week

Tryon Palace Celebrates National Pollinator Week, June 18 – 23

New Bern, NC – Join Tryon Palace in celebrating National Pollinator Week, June 18 – 23. Throughout the week, learn about how to help pollinators with posters and take-home items, and meet the bees in our observation hive at the North Carolina History Center. Free tours, lectures, and movies help Tryon Palace celebrate …

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