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Reading With Your Kids

Reading With Your Kids

Come enjoy local authors reading their stories out loud, live interviews, magic shows, book giveaways, and learn how to perform a magic trick!

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First Taste of Fall

First Taste of Fall

Sample from local breweries, wineries, and food trucks at our First Taste of Fall event happening in September!

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Become a member of the Buttonwood Park Zoological Society and keep company with some of New Bedford’s most prominent citizens!