Calendar July 2013-June 2014

Sorry you missed it!

  • Wed., September 11, Lunch & Learn, The History of the Historic Riverside Neighborhood,  Tim Thompson, The Chelsea Restaurant, 11:30am
  • Thurs.-Sat., October 24-26,  Ghostwalk: The Haunted Housewives of New Bern
  • Sat., November 9, book launch for Crafting Lives: African American Artisans in New Bern, North Carolina, 1770-1900, Catherine Bishir,  presented at Cullman Performance Hall at the NC History Center, sponsored by UNC Press in partnership with Tryon Palace, 12:30pm, reception following
  • Sat., November 9, unveiling of NC historical highway marker for the First North Carolina Regiment of  Colored Volunteers, at New Bern Academy a Tryon Palace property, 3:00pm
  • Sun., November 10, Richard K Lore Annual Lecture“The Meanings and Representations of Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamations”, Dr Reginald Hildebrand, Associate Professor, African and Afro-American Studies at UNC Chapel Hill, in partnership with Tryon Palace and presented at Cullman Performance Hall at the NC History Center, 2:00pm, reception following in Mattocks Hall
  • Wed., November 13, Lunch & Learn, Early Religions in Colonial New Bern and Craven County, Victor T Jones, Jr, The Chelsea Restaurant, 11:30am
  • Thurs., December 12, Christmas Party and 90th Anniversary Celebration, The William Blades House, First Party 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Second Party 6:30pm – 8:00pm (for members)
  • Sun., January 12, Ed Bearrs Annual Lecturer, President Lincoln and His Generals, Their Relationships and Issues
  • Wed.,  February 12, Lunch & Learn, Carol Becton, African American Inventors, The Chelsea Restaurant, 11:30am
  • Sat., March 1, ABC Sale, 7:30am-12:30pm
  • Wed., March 12, Lunch & Learn, Skip Riddle, Where have all the young men gone … Searching for the Fallen The Chelsea Restaurant, 11:30am
  • Sat., March 15, Civil War Adventure Day, 9:30am-1:00pm, registration begins at 9:00am
  • Sat., March 15, Civil War Living History, New Bern Battlefield Park, 1pm-4pm
  • Sat., March 15, The Family History Society of Eastern North Carolina presents, Dr Chris E Fonvielle, Jr, 1864: the Beginning of the End, The Civil War in North Carolina, for information and reservations call 252-349-0405
  • Fri., March 21, Marks Scholarship Application for New Bern High School Seniors Deadline
  • Th., March 27, Day trip to Historic Edenton, NC
  • Fri.-Sat., April 11-12, Spring Historic Homes and Garden Tour, 10:00am-4:00pm