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Friday, February 21, 2020
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Saturday, February 22, 2020
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Sunday, February 23, 2020
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Lunar Zoo Year – Year of th...

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Monday, February 24, 2020
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University Open Air: Winter...

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020
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Wednesday Greenmarket at Ba...

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020
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Sunday, November 9, 2014
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Lefferts Historic House

Lefferts Historic House Tours

Sunday, November 9 , 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm, 2014
2014-11-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join the Prospect Park Alliance at Lefferts Historic House to view interesting relics from 19th-century family life, and explore a fully furnished 1820s bedroom. Also view A Stitch In Time Saves Nine, an exhibition of textiles and costume from the Lefferts collection, which highlights the handwork of women in the textiles arts and the progression to industrialized clothing and textiles. Many of the objects are on display for the first time at Lefferts.

Tours every half hour. 

Admission

$3 Suggested Donation
Lefferts Historic House

Paper Quilting

Sunday, November 9 , 12 pm – 4 pm, 2014
2014-11-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join the Prospect Park Alliance to make your own paper quilt collage to bring home or add to our community patchwork quilt.

Admission

$3 Suggested Donation
Children's Corner

Pop-Up Audubon: Prospect Park Geology

Sunday, November 9 , 12 pm – 4 pm, 2014
2014-11-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs that explore different areas of Prospect Park each month.

Nature’s Helpers, 1–2 pm
Spend time enjoying nature, while helping to keep the Park clean. Learn about mulching, and how it makes the Park green and healthy. Tools, garbage bags and trash grabbers will be provided.

Nature on the Go!, 2–3 pm
Ever wonder about the history of the Park’s varied landscapes? Did dinosaurs ever roam this land? Join the Prospect Park Alliance for a hike around the Park to view some of its important geologic features. Participants will learn how to use a hand lens and identify different types of rocks.

Family Birdwatching, 3–4 pm
Learn how to identify common birds that populate the Park in the winter months.  

 

Admission

Free
Lefferts Historic House

Bones of an Old Dutch House

Sunday, November 9 , 12 pm – 1 pm, 2014
2014-11-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join the Prospect Park Alliance to examine the white oak timbers (the bones) of Lefferts Historic House and the many layers that were added, subtracted and changed over the past 230 years. Climb the staircase for a view of the attic's smokehouse and descend into the cellar for a look at the foundation. For adults and teenagers; only 10 people per tour.

Reservations required; contact (347) 992-4732.

Admission

$10 per person, reservations required