About Us

Welcome to the Newcomers Club of Raleigh

MISSION STATEMENT:  The Newcomers Club of Raleigh (NCoR) offers individuals and couples new to Raleigh and the surrounding communities the opportunity to meet others and build lasting friendships while engaging in mutually interesting social, educational and community activities occurring in the greater Raleigh area.  The club encourages civic interest, volunteerism and social interaction through numerous monthly small group activities.

Come to Our Monthly First Friday Coffee!  **

Our First Friday Coffee is open to anyone interested in meeting other recent arrivals and Club members. It’s a chance to learn about our organization, our diverse Interest Groups and our all-Member Events. We welcome you to the Raleigh area and look forward to meeting you soon.

Date: First Friday of every month except July and December.

Time: 10:00 AM  

Location: Sertoma Arts Center at Shelley Lake Park located at 1400 W. Millbrook Rd., Raleigh, NC 27612.

Joining NCoR is an excellent way to meet other recent arrivals and more established residents. NCoR is your opportunity to become part of an active and vibrant organization dedicated to easing your transition to this area.

NCoR is open to all individuals and/or couples who have moved to Raleigh or surrounding communities within the past five years, or have experienced a life-changing event, or were members in the past. Annual dues are paid per household. More information may be found under the How to Join section.

With your membership you will receive a printed membership Directory as well as the monthly newsletter which lists all activities of the different interest groups as well as upcoming events. Active members may request a login to this website through which they may access the online directory and past newsletters.  Members may also join the NCoR Facebook Group.

Join Us! We look forward to having you as a part of our Club! To join the Newcomers Club of Raleigh, please find information and an application form in the How to Join section. For questions, contact us.

 **Cancellation Policy: If there is inclement weather and the Wake County Public Schools are closed on the day of a regularly scheduled Coffee, we will cancel the Coffee for the safety of our guests and the membership.

**NCoR follows the North Carolina Guidelines and Restrictions for COVID for all activities.

Newcomers Club of Raleigh, Inc. is a 501 (c)3 not-for-profit, all-volunteer, social organization.