Activities

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,Highlights of Recent Newcomers Actives and Outings below

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Activities Director Ellen Cioccio

The Newcomers Club offers many activities designed not only to provide you with new friends and fun, but also opportunities to learn, lead and laugh! Activity Groups can change depending on the interests of new members. Our current groups are listed here. Click on those you are interested in to learn about it. If you have a suggestion for another activity and you are willing to lead the group, please contact the Activity Director. You may contact Ellen Cioccio by email at ecioccio123@gmail.com.

How do you sign up? Most activity groups maintain a list of their active participants and communicate with them via email for upcoming events. You can email the activity leader to be added to the list for any group you're interested in or give them your contact info at the monthly general meetings. More detail regarding signups is given on each of the individual groups' web pages.

Web editor's note : If you have any challenges finding schedules on a specific activity's web page,  and need help please email   newcomerswebmasternb@gmail.com  

 

Participating in Newcomers Activities

Participation in any Newcomer Activity Group or Event requires that the prospective participant be a member in good standing in the Newcomers Club. For those events that are co-sponsored by both the Newcomers and the Alumni Group, prospective participants must be a member in good standing in either the Newcomers Club or the Alumni Group.

The following groups are co-sponsored by the Newcomers and Alumni clubs - Biking, Outdoor Adventure, Singles, Tastings.

For Info on Scheduled Activities

For upcoming events, check the calendar on the Home page. You can click on the calendar event for details. 

Click on any of the activity icons below to find out what is waiting for you!

TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE FOR THE 2024 NEWCOMERS DAY AT THE WOOD DUCKS IN KINSTON

(Our June Away Day Trip)

SAVE THE DATE : THANKS TO OUR DAY TRIPS LEADER ANDY BRITTON, THE CLUB IS AGAIN ORGANIZING A VISIT TO KINSTON FOR A FUN DAY OF SOCIALIZING, FOOD AND PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL, SUNDAY, JUNE 16TH, 2024, AS PART OF THE CLUB'S OUT OF TOWN DAY TRIP FOR JUNE!

This could be the last year for professional ball in Kinston for a while as the Wood Ducks  will be heading to another pond as early as 2025, so you won't want to miss this!

The Wood Ducks will be hosting the Charleston Riverdogs, an affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays, at 1 p.m. The team plays at historic Grainger Stadium, 400 E Grainger Ave, Kinston, NC 28501.

Tickets , which include 90 minutes of all-you-can-eat hotdogs, hamburgers, chips, and Pepsi products in the shaded Mother Earth Pavilion at Grainger Stadium, cost only $25 each.

How to purchase tickets

You can purchase tickets  by writing a check for $25 (per person)  payable to Newcomers Club of New Bern (please include  Wood Ducks game on the memo line) Checks  can  either be  mailed to The Newcomers Club of New Bern, PO Box 14140 New Bern, NC 28562) or you can bring the check to the April 11th. or and May 9th Newcomers club meeting. The deadline for sending checks is May 9th.

You will receive your tickets on game day at the stadium.

The game is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m., though the 90 minute all you can eat period may start before the game. More details to come. This event is being held on Father's Day, so Newcomers Club members are welcome to buy these special tickets for their children and parents who may be in town. The Wood Ducks are a minor league affiliate of the 2023 World Champions Texas Rangers!

We hope  to see everyone there!

Video Review of recent Activities

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Here is a snapshot view of some of our upcoming events. Click   calendar  to view the complete list of upcoming Newcomers Club events.

Tennis Thursday

Tennis every Thursday, 10 a.m.to noon, Creekside Park, New Bern, NC, 28562

Mah Jonng Thursday

Thursday 1-4, Elks Lodge, 1175 Pine Tree Dr, New Bern Contact Debby Beltz for more info. debbybeltz@gmail.com 412-559-8482

Pickleball Tuesdays and Thursdays

WEST NEW BERN RECREATION CENTER 1225 Pinetree Dr · New Bern, NC 1225 Pinetree Drive, New Bern, United States

Pickleball Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:15 - 830 PM at the Rec Center on 1225 Pinetree Rd. Organizer : Randall Schmidt, Alumni club member -see contact info on club website at https://newbernnewcomers.org/pickleball/ Location : WEST NEW BERN RECREATION CENTER 1225 Pinetree Dr · (252) 639-2912 More info: This is a joint activity with Alumni Group. These […]

May Newcomers Wine Social

Hosts are Andy and Kris Britton When:  Thursday May 23rd 6-8pm Please remember to bring wine and a dish to share (appetizer or dessert) with your fellow Newcomer members.  Please recognize the hosts can only hold a limited number of guests, so be sure to RSVP to nbncwinesocial@yahoo.com to reserve your spot. 

Weekly Game Night

New Bern Table Game Nights Fridays at 7 p.m. Contact Person: Stuart Tucker, Location: At host houses in various locations in New Bern. Contact Stuart for details. To get location of event, please see contact info at https://newbernnewcomers.org/table-games/  

Pickleball Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

WEST NEW BERN RECREATION CENTER 1225 Pinetree Dr · New Bern, NC 1225 Pinetree Drive, New Bern, United States

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays,  8:30 AM – 10:30 AM Organizer : Randall Schmidt, Alumni club member -see contact info on club website at https://newbernnewcomers.org/pickleball/ Location : WEST NEW BERN RECREATION CENTER 1225 Pinetree Dr · (252) 639-2912 More info: This is a joint activity with Alumni Group. These ladders may be club only if we […]

Bocce

Creekside Park, 1821 Old Airport Rd, New Bern, NC 28560 1821 Old Airport Rd, New Bern, United States

Contact Leader to get on email list - Creekside Park, 1821 Old Airport Rd, New Bern, NC 28560, USA (map) For more information visit https://newbernnewcomers.org/bocce/

Bridge

Mondays, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Please visit https://newbernnewcomers.org/bridge/ for complete info

Chess on Mondays

Chess Activity Group/Monday Regular When :  Mondays at 5:30 for regular chess and Tuesdays at 5:30 for 4-way chess. Contact Person – Randall Schmidt, Alumni club member -see contact info on club website at https://newbernnewcomers.org/chess/ Where : McAlister's Deli · 2002 S Glenburnie Rd, New Bern, NC 28562 More info: This is a joint activity […]

Tennis

Every Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the West New Bern Rec Center, 1225 Pinetree Dr, New Bern, NC, 28562. Visit  the Tennis page at https://newbernnewcomers.org/tennis/ for more info.

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