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Census Bureau Opens Recruitment Stations Around Bushwick

Census Bureau Opens Recruitment Stations Around Bushwick

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The Ultimate Guide to Bushwick’s Public Libraries: Free Museum Admissions, Film Screenings, and More

The Ultimate Guide to Bushwick’s Public Libraries: Free Museum Admissions, Film Screenings, and More

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Of Course the Brooklyn Public Library’s Premier Zine Collection Is in Bushwick

Of Course the Brooklyn Public Library’s Premier Zine Collection Is in Bushwick

The Travis Fristoe Memorial Zine Collection at Bushwick’s DeKalb Avenue branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is the only such collection system-wide—and its creator has big plans for it.

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Jacqueline Woodson, Author of Evocative Bushwick Novel “Another Brooklyn,” Will Speak in Bed-Stuy

Jacqueline Woodson, Author of Evocative Bushwick Novel “Another Brooklyn,” Will Speak in Bed-Stuy

Woodson’s 2016 novel draws inspiration from her childhood and adolescence in Bushwick.

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Nine Forgotten Spooky Sites of North Brooklyn

Nine Forgotten Spooky Sites of North Brooklyn

Here are some nearby locations that hosted some haunting events a century ago.

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Bushwick’s DeKalb Library Won Funding for Two Exemplary Programs This Fall

Bushwick’s DeKalb Library Won Funding for Two Exemplary Programs This Fall

“Bushwick Crossroads” and “Tracing Your Roots” are the two winning programs which are free and open to the public at this Bushwick BPL branch.

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Four Approaching Fests Will All Celebrate Bushwick’s Zinesters

Four Approaching Fests Will All Celebrate Bushwick’s Zinesters

The next three weekends are a zine enthusiast’s paradise as North Brooklyn becomes the home of multiple festivals dedicated to the DIY art form.

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Bushwick’s Smallest Bookworms Get Their Very Own Celebration at Woodhull Hospital

Bushwick’s Smallest Bookworms Get Their Very Own Celebration at Woodhull Hospital

City’s First Readers is a new program designed to pool the efforts of major literacy organizations throughout New York to get kids reading.

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Bushwick Bookworms, Celebrate: Brooklyn Public Library Has Extended its Hours

Bushwick Bookworms, Celebrate: Brooklyn Public Library Has Extended its Hours

One of the many perks of living in Kings County is its extensive public library system (one of the largest in the country, in fact)

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Do Good in Bushwick: 10 Volunteer Organizations to Get Involved In

Do Good in Bushwick: 10 Volunteer Organizations to Get Involved In

When I was a kid, my mother made me volunteer at a local shelter every Christmas morning

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ProjectArt Found Something Amazing About Bushwick Kids With Access to Arts Education

ProjectArt Found Something Amazing About Bushwick Kids With Access to Arts Education

Did you know that when students have higher access to the arts they are three times more likely to win an award for school attendance; receive 96 more points on the SATS on average; are three times more likely to earn a Bachelor’s degree, and four times more likely to own a business than a high school dropout?

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A Lit-Lover’s Guide To Bushwick: Where You Should Read, Write and Shop

A Lit-Lover’s Guide To Bushwick: Where You Should Read, Write and Shop

Bushwick is full of stories

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