Juneteenth Stories of Survival and Laughter!

Juneteenth Stories of Survival and Laughter!

Come and celebrate the jubilation of Juneteenth with a little history. Hear how folktale characters such as Anansi, the god of stories, wisdom, knowledge and trickery, Brer Rabbit, who can outsmart Brer Fox and Brer Bear, and the tragic story about the Sun and Moon,...
SAPFM Furniture Making Demonstrations

SAPFM Furniture Making Demonstrations

Members of the Society of American Period Furniture Makers (SAPFM)will be demonstrating the methods and techniques used by the period craftsmen to build our finest masterpieces.  Stop by throughout the weekend to see demonstrations on inlay and marquetry, different...
SAPFM Furniture Making Demonstrations

SAPFM Furniture Making Demonstrations

Members of the Society of American Period Furniture Makers (SAPFM)will be demonstrating the methods and techniques used by the period craftsmen to build our finest masterpieces.  Stop by throughout the weekend to see demonstrations on inlay and marquetry, different...
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...
Encore – The Dreamers, The Doers!

Encore – The Dreamers, The Doers!

Encore Program in partnership with Tryon Palace The Dreamers—The Doers! Five Women Who Moved a Neighborhood & Rebuilt a Palace Presented by Lindy Cummings, Tryon Palace Research Historian April 12, 2023 at 7 pm Cullman Hall, NC History Center, 529 South Front...