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Monday, October 22, 2018
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Monday Volunteer Corps: Eas...

Join Prospect Park Alliance to help beautify two of the...
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Monday, October 22, 2018
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Monday Volunteer Corps: Eas...

Join Prospect Park Alliance to help beautify two of the...
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Tuesday, October 23, 2018
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view through March 2019 In celebration of the 150th...
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Wednesday, October 24, 2018
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Wednesday Woodland Corps

Join Prospect Park Alliance every Wednesday for the Wednesday Woodland...
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Thursday, October 25, 2018
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Thursday Volunteer Corps

Volunteer with Prospect Park Alliance’s Thursday Volunteer Corps! This...
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Friday, October 26, 2018
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Faces and Stories of Prospe...

Join Prospect Park Alliance and Virginia L. S. Freire Photography...
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Saturday, October 27, 2018
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Halloween Haunted Walk + Fair

Prospect Park Alliance invites all local ghosts and ghouls to...
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Sunday, October 28, 2018
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Prospect Park History Walki...

Explore Prospect Park with a season of special guided walking...
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Monday, October 29, 2018
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Monday Volunteer Corps: Eas...

Join Prospect Park Alliance to help beautify two of the...
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Tuesday, October 30, 2018
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NYRR Group Training - Morning

Join New York Road Runners for Group Training in Prospect...
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Sunday, December 14, 2014
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Lefferts Historic House

23rd Annual Quilt Show

Sunday, December 14 , 12 pm – 4 pm, 2014

This year’s exhibit features 16 eclectic quilts on loan from a group show that was curated by The Quilters’ Guild of Brooklyn. Members of the Guild used the theme of “home” to inspire their original creations, which range from traditional to contemporary and beyond. In partnership with Lefferts Historic House and the Quilters’ Guild of Brooklyn

Admission

Free
Lefferts Historic House

Lefferts Historic House Tours

Sunday, December 14 , 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm, 2014

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
Children's Corner

Pop-Up Audubon: Winter Survival

Sunday, December 14 , 12 pm – 4 pm, 2014

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 some time enjoying nature with the Prospect Park Alliance 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
What would you do if you found yourself lost in the woods; how would you stay warm with only a jacket? Learn what it takes to survive in the wild by participating in activities that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world.

Family Birdwatching, 3–4 pm
Do birds get cold? Watch winter feeder birds and see how they survive in the cold.

Admission

Free
Lefferts Historic House

Historic Games and Needlework

Sunday, December 14 , 1 pm – 3 pm, 2014

Join the Prospect Park Alliance to make and play a historic board game, 9-Man Morris, and try your hand at creating a small needlework sampler to take home.

Admission

$3 Suggested Donation
Park Drive

Santa Shuffle

Sunday, December 14 , 10:30 am – 12 pm, 2014

Elevate your holiday spirit with festive 5K in Prospect Park! Supporting the Prospect Park Youth Track Club, registration for this race ncludes a Santa suit for each runner. Suit distribution takes place pre-race at Farrell's pub on Prospect Park West. Get more information

Admission

Registration Required
Lefferts Historic House

Bones of an Old Dutch House

Sunday, December 14 , 12 pm – 1 pm, 2014

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 with the Prospect Park Alliance. 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
LeFrak Center at Lakeside

Curling Open House

Sunday, December 14 , 2 pm – 4 pm, 2014

Throw a stone with Dean Gemmell, 2012 US Men’s National Curling Champion, and learn the basics of delivering stone and sweeping with certified instructors at the Curling Open House. 

Admission

Free

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