1st – 31st: Tryon Civitans in conjunction with The UPS Store of New Bern is sponsoring their 10th Annual Peanut Butter Drive to benefit Religious Community Services. Drop off location is The UPS Store, 1822 South Glenburnie Rd. between 8:00am and 6:00pm. Monday – Friday and 8:00am – 4:00pm on Saturdays. Call 252-637-7500.
16th: Formal Adopt-A-School Ceremony with Marine Air Control Squadron 2, 9:30am at W. J. Gurganus Elementary School. Call 252-514-6300.
17th: Behind the Scenes: Gardenes, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.
17th: Head of Civitas to Speak during Coastal Carolina Taxpayers Association public meeting, 7:00pm at the Stanly Hall Ballroom.
18th: October Tech Talk Series: Launch Your Website Today with Jeremy LeRay, 8:00am at the New Bern Chamber of Commerce. Call 252-637-3111.
18th: Coastal Women’s Forum Luncheon with Speaker Joyce O’Callahan, 11:30pm – 1:00pm at the New Bern Golf and Country Club.
18th: Advance Care Planning: Movie & Discussion – Session 1 of 3, 3:30pm at the Fairfield Harbour Community Center. Presented by Vidant Health. Call 252-382-3945.
18th: “A Brief History of Artists in Eastern North Carolina” Book Launch Event, 4:00pm – 8:00pm at the Greater Good Gallery inside the Isaac Taylor House. Call 252-649-1712.
19th: Advance Care Planning: Educational Presentation & Discussion – Session 1 of 3, 2:00pm at the Havelock Senior Center. Presented by Vidant Health. Call 252-382-3945.
19th: Spooky Stories from North Carolina, 5:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.
19th: Girls Night Out and Social Networking Social, 5:30pm – 8:30pm at Triple Play Sports Bar. Presented by New Bern Housewives in the City.
19th: Scary Stories from North Carolina, 6:30pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.
19th: Coffee House Thursday with Patrick Bliss, 7:00pm – 10:00pm at The City Laundry. Call 252-876-7007.
20th: Formal Adopt-A-School Ceremony with Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 28, 10:30am in the Tucker Creek Middle School Auditorium. Call 252-514-6300.
20th: Lunch and Learn: A History of Costumes, 12:00pm at the North Carolina History Center. Call 252-639-3500.
20th: New Bern Community Drum Circle, 6:00pm – 7:30pm at Union Point Park. Call 252-649-1712.
20th: Tracey Brenneman and Simon Spalding in Concert, 7:00pm at the Trent River Coffee Company. Call 252-514-2030.
20th: Quarterly Twain with Bill Hand, 8:00pm at The City Laundry. Call 252-876-7007.
20th – 21st: 36th Annual Havleock Chili Festival at the Walter B. Jones Park. Call 252-444-1101.
20th – 22nd: Seussical Jr., Fri – Sat: 7:30pm; Sun: 3:00pm at the Masonic Theatre. Presented by RiverTowne Players. Call 252-633-3318.
21st: New Bern Farmers Market, 8:00am – 2:00pm at 421 S. Front St. Call 252-633-0043.
21st: 9th Annual Breast Cancer Benefit Ride, 9:00am – 3:00pm at Harley-Davidson of New Bern. Call 252-633-4060.
21st – 22nd: Wings Over Bridgeton – Premeir Seaplane “Fly In” at the Bridgeton Harbor Marina, 1101 B. St., Bridgeton.
21st: At The Gallery: WC Handy performed by Jon Shain, 7:00pm – 9:00pm at the Bank of the Arts. Presented by the Craven Arts Council and Gallery. Call 252-638-2577.
22nd: Asian Games Club of New Bern, 1:00pm – 6:00pm at Bear’s Lair Games. Call 252-635-5247.
22nd: Spooktacular Open House, 2:00pm – 4:30pm at Synergy Integrative Veterinary Clinic, 4005 Dr MLK Jr Blvd. Call 252-631-5033.
24th: Behind the Scenes: Costume Shop, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.
24th: Small Business Center to Host ‘Principles of Success’ Workshop with Garret Biss, 6:00pm at Craven Community College, Bosch Advanced Manufacturing Center, Room AMC 102. Call 252-638-1166.
26th: Ladies Night Out with Two Chef’s Cooking, 5:30pm – 7:30pm at 2102 S. Glenburnie Rd. Presented by New Bern Shrinette’s benefiting the Shriners Hospital for Children. Ticket’s available at The Village Butcher.
26th – 28th: Ghostwalk 2017: Heroes and Hooligans “They Walk Among Us”, Thurs: 6:30pm – 9:30pm; Fri: 5:30pm – 9:30pm. Presented by the New Bern Historical Society. Call 252-638-8558.
27th: Annual Parade of Preschoolers, 9:30am, parade down Middle St. to Union Point Park. Presented by the New Bern Parks & Recreation. Rain location is at West New Bern Recreation Center, 1225 Pinetree Dr. Call 639-2902.
27th: The Sanctuary Gallery’s Open House, 5:00pm – 8:00pm at 2601 Trent Rd. Call 252-571-8562.
27th – 31st: 2nd Annual Haunted Temple, 7:00pm at 403 E. Front St. Presented by the Sudan Burnouts.
28th: WRNS Run, Witch, Run for St. Jude, 7:00am – 10:00am at Union Point Park. Call 888-682-9767.
28th: New Bern Farmers Market, 8:00am – 2:00pm at 421 S. Front St. Call 252-633-0043.
28th: New Bern Walk to End Alzheimer’s, 10:00am – 1:00pm at the Galley Stores and Marina. Call 919-803-8285.
28th: All Hallows Eve, 10:00am – 3:00pm at Tryon Palace. Call 252-639-3500.
28th: Ride for Kids with Autism and Special Needs, 11:00am – 6:00pm at Harley Davidson of New Bern. Presented by Creekside Recreational Therapy Services. Call 252-349-0220.
28th: Harvey Halloween Costume Party with Stvtic CheeZ, 10:00pm – 2:00am at the Harvey Mansion. Call 252-635-3232.
29th: North Carolina Symphony “Peter & the Wolf”, 3:00pm at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center. Call 919-733-2750.
29th: Fall Festival, 4:00pm – 6:00pm at Christ Church. Presented by Christ Church EYC. Call 252-633-2109.
31st: Behind the Scenes: Museum Technology, 2:00pm at Tryon Palace’s Waystation. Call 252-639-3500.