5255 N.C. Hwy. 55 W
Cove City, NC 28523
(252) 638-1847

Kirkman's Farm and Petting Zoo is a working farm, inviting visitors since 1999 to see the family-run operation and to feed and pet farmyard and exotic animals. Situated about 20 minutes west of New Bern, Kirkman's Farm demonstrates preparing the fields, planting, fertilizing and harvesting corn, wheat, rye, oats, hay and...more about Kirkman's Farm and Petting Zoo


220 Craven St.
New Bern, NC 28560
(252) 634-3411

The Accidental Artist is a great place for kids — or grandmas — to surprise themselves with the fun of making their own stuff. Children choosing and painting pottery pieces together with a parent or older relative enjoy lasting personal connection. Taking the studio fired pieces home creates visible history. Some...more about The Accidental Artist

219 Middle St.
New Bern, NC 28560
(252) 514-2787

Art & Materials and Ballantyne Framing, now combined, offer a wide assortment of high-quality art materials and tools along with a large selection of frame molding and the capability to fabricate custom frames to set off any work. Paints, brushes, books for oils, acrylics, pastels and watercolors, as well as paper,...more about Art & Materials and Ballantyne Framing

317 Middle St.
New Bern, NC 28560
(252) 638-2577

The Craven Arts Council sponsors two week-long fun and educational Summer Arts Camps for children ages 4 to 12 (morning and afternoon sessions). Day campers strengthen their creativity in process-oriented activities in arts disciplines such as creative drama, music, creative movement and visual arts. Classes for particular age groups are limited, so...more about Craven Arts Council & Gallery Bank of the Arts

406 Craven St.
New Bern, NC 28560
(252) 636-6606

The Craven County Parks and Recreation Department offers programs and classes for preschool and school-age children throughout the school year. Karate is instructed year round for ages 3 and older. Tennis lessons, baton twirling, soccer, Pop Warner football, basketball, baseball, softball and volleyball for girls and boys are among the sports...more about Craven County Recreation and Parks Department

2310 Trent Rd.
New Bern, NC 28562
(252) 638-2811

Fuller's Music carries a complete inventory of instruments, sheet music and instrumental accessories for beginning and experienced musicians. Instruction is offered on guitar, piano, drums, flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, banjo, mandolin, fiddle, violin and dulcimer. Special orders are welcome and electronic sound experts are available as needed....more about Fuller's Music

801 Cardinal Rd.
New Bern, NC 28562
(252) 636-2811

Wanda Kay offers tap, jazz and ballet for ages 3 through adult at the studio. Classes are Monday from 2 to 6:30 PM, Tuesday and Thursday 2 to 8:15 PM and Wednesday 2 to 5:30 PM. Wanda Kay also provides girls' birthday parties with glitter makeup, dressing up in theater costumes,...more about Wanda Kay's School of Dance

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