St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church “Art Exhibit in April

St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church 604 Johnson St, New Bern, NC

This unique art event will be open to the public.  Surrounded by light flooding in through stained glass windows, artists will exhibit their original pieces on the church’s center aisle. Visitors will enter from the stairway at Johnson Street and enjoy the art in a beautiful setting. Together, St. Cyprian’s and AAHC welcome the community […]

We Shall Overcome

New Bern Civic Theatre 414 Pollock Street, New Bern, NC, United States

NBCT will host the African American Heritage & Culture Center for this fundraiser event to benefit AAHC. This enlightening interview will be recorded in front of a live audience for the oral history library archive and will be led by historian Bernard George. The guests are Mrs. Ethel Sampson and Mrs. Barbara Lee. These well […]

Second Annual Commemoration of the Great Fire

St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church 604 Johnson St, New Bern, NC

The event is hosted by the African American Heritage and Culture Center in partnership with St. Cyprian's Vestry and parishioners. Religious leaders from around New Bern will gather on December 10, 3:00 to 4:00 to commemorate the event and remember community leaders of 100 years ago whose legacies continue to have an impact on our […]

Second Annual Wreaths Across America at Greenwood Cemetery

Greenwood Cemetery 810 Cypress St, New Bern, NC

REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Served. . . TEACH our children History On December 16 at 1:00pm AAHCC will be commemorating African American Veterans interred at Greenwood Cemetery in New Bern. Please help us honor and remember these fallen heroes by volunteering on Wreaths Day and inviting your family and friends to […]

St. Cyprian’s Art Exhibit

St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church 604 Johnson St, New Bern, NC

The art gallery show at St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church will feature African American artists, whose canvases and other works will be displayed in the main worship space of the church, as sunlight streams through the beautiful stained-glass windows. Artists will be present to discuss their works with visitors, and local artist Lee Hood will do […]

The Williston Alumni Community Choir

St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church 604 Johnson St, New Bern, NC

Join us for an evening of gospel and spirituals by Williston Alumni Community Choir. The choir's history dates to 1984 when members of the former Williston High School Glee Club organized an alumni group called the Williston Alumni Choral Ensemble. In 2011 the Ensemble combined with The Wilmington Community Choir to form the current Williston  […]

Mural Unveiling!

The Village 1046 Broad Street

The African American Hertiage and Cultural Center at St. Cyprian’s Church is happy to announce the completion of a new mural in the Five Points community by renowned artist and New Bern born Georgie Nakima. This is the first of three murals! The mural is painted on western wall of the The Village, located at […]

AAHCC Anniversary Gala

The Flame Catering and Banquet Center 2301 Neuse Blvd, New Bern, NC

We hope you can join us in celebrating The African American Heritage & Culture Center's 5th year serving the community.