Duane Reade 756 Myrtle Ave, Brooklyn, NY11206 This Duane Reade is located on the corner of Nostrand and Myrtle avenues. This pharmacy and shopping center has a large…More selection of cleaning products, beauty products, medicines, snacks, household items, and paper products.
Karidad Universal Botanica 913 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY11206 This store offers an assortment of religious figures and other items, such as rosary beads and statues, as well as…More aromatic herbs, spices, candles and essential oils. Spiritual readings also are available, both with Tarot cards or psychic readings. This is a great place to find unique items, such as talismans and jewelry.
P.S. 256, also known as The Benjamin Banneker School, is a public school that serves grades PK-5. The school's…More principal is Sharyn Hemphill. Special Programs at P.S. 256 include Reading Recovery, Power Push Saturdays for Academic Achievement, Banneker Success, Extended Day Academy, Generation Next Homework Help and the Banneker Read, Write, and Ride Reading and Bicycle Initiative.
There are no sports programs, but the school's physical education department teaches tennis and soccer, along with other popular sports, such as basketball and volleyball. The school shares the third floor of its building with the Community Partnership Charter School.
For My Sweet 1103 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY11238 For My Sweet is an art gallery, community space and venue hosting musical performances, poetry readings and art events…More showcasing the work of local artists.
Founded in 1897, the Bedford Library is the first library in the Brooklyn Public Library system and one of the…More neighborhood's oldest living institutions. The inside of the library was renovated and modernized in 2010. The bi-level library features two community meeting rooms, two quiet rooms, 15 computers and a literacy center. The library is a popular after-school destination for students of PS 3 .
Library cards are free and the Bedford branch offers free WiFi and a copy machine. Some of the library's after-school programs include Reading is Fundamental (R.I.F.) and "This and That," (Mon - Fri, 3:30pm - 3:30 pm ) one hour of games, reading and arts and crafts. They also offer some adult programs for members, such as crocheting and knitting classes.