Get Involved- Join an activity

Ellen Cioccio

Activities Director

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

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.

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. Also, check the latest newsletter on the Newsletter page.

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

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

June Wine Social

June 9 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Come join us with your wine, appetizer and chair and enjoy Newcomer camaraderie in this outdoor event, weather permitting. Walk past driveway to backyard at 3705 Cerise Circle - in Carolina Colours RSVP: Hosts: Dee & Randy Schmidt. Corn hole, darts, table tennis. Wear a swimsuit …

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Bad Wine Boating Cruise

Sat, June 10, 9:30am – 1:30pm WhereDeparts New Bern Yacht Club Dock (map) DescriptionSee Website/Activities/Boating for sign-up information Saturday 6/10 9:30am Bad Wine Tasting Raft-Up Leader: Brad May We are doing this in conjunction with the New Bern Yachting Club.  We will be leaving 9:30am from the yacht club and rafting up on the Trent River.  …

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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

Event Series Bridge


Mondays, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Please visit for complete info

Event Series 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 for more info.

Event Series Mah Jongg

Mah Jong

WhenTue, May 23, 6pm – 9pm Where The dining room area to the right of Starbucks in Harris Teeter at 3565 MLK in New Bern (map) Description Please go to Activities Page for additional info at

Event Series Book Club

Book Club

Second Wednesday of every month  1pm – 3pm Where : We plan to continue to meet at Red Sail Pavilion in Fairfield Harbor, the second Weds of every month, 1 pm-3 pm. Bring your own chair. Bring your own bag lunch if you choose. A host each month brings a dessert to share. (map)

Welcome from the Newcomers Club of New Bern

The Newcomers Club of New Bern welcomes you to the great state of North Carolina and to the wonderful city of New Bern.

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Home page photo credit - Rob Paine

Contact Info

P.O. Box 14140
New Bern, NC 28562


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