Celebrating 250 years of Independence in 2026

March 13, 2:00 PM, NC History Center

Craven Community College’s Lifetime Learning presents Celebrating 250 years of Independence. 2026 will mark the United States’ semi-quincentennial. A variety of organizations will share their plans to celebrate our country’s 250th anniversary. Learn how you can get involved.

The programs will be offered free to the public, and all with an interest are welcome to join us.

The CCC Lifetime Learning Center is pleased to announce the continuation of the New Bern History lecture series. Our goal is to engage the broader community and expand the understanding of, and the engagement in, the fascinating history of New Bern.