100th Anniversary of the New Bern Historical Society

100th Anniversary of the New Bern Historical Society

On April 19, 2023, the New Bern Historical Society will be 100 years old! But hitting the century mark does not mean slow and doddering. On the contrary! This lively organization is preparing to spend a whole year in celebration and has released a special 100th...
Harriet Jacobs

Harriet Jacobs

How far would you go to stay near your children? Harriet Jacobs was a young, enslaved woman in Edenton, NC who did what she needed to do. “Harriet Jacobs” by award winning play write Lydia R. Diamond, is based on Harriet’s autobiography. In her book “Incidents in the...
Harriet Jacobs

Harriet Jacobs

How far would you go to stay near your children? Harriet Jacobs was a young, enslaved woman in Edenton, NC who did what she needed to do. “Harriet Jacobs” by award winning play write Lydia R. Diamond, is based on Harriet’s autobiography. In her book “Incidents in the...
Harriet Jacobs

Harriet Jacobs

How far would you go to stay near your children? Harriet Jacobs was a young, enslaved woman in Edenton, NC who did what she needed to do. “Harriet Jacobs” by award winning play write Lydia R. Diamond, is based on Harriet’s autobiography. In her book “Incidents in the...
History and Restoration – Tryon Palace

History and Restoration – Tryon Palace

This is the second of five lectures being offered by the Craven Community College’s Lifetime Learning Center centering around the fascinating history of the New Bern community. Speaker, Susan Moffat-Thomas will present on the history and restoration of Tryon...