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Saturday, January 21
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Art in the Parks: Carol Eisner

In partnership with NYC Parks' Art in the Parks project...

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Saturday, January 21
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Art in the Parks: Carol Eisner

In partnership with NYC Parks' Art in the Parks project...

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Sunday, January 22
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Art in the Parks: Carol Eisner

In partnership with NYC Parks' Art in the Parks project...

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Monday, January 23
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Art in the Parks: Carol Eisner

In partnership with NYC Parks' Art in the Parks project...

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Tuesday, January 24
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Art in the Parks: Carol Eisner

In partnership with NYC Parks' Art in the Parks project...

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Wednesday, January 25
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Art in the Parks: Carol Eisner

In partnership with NYC Parks' Art in the Parks project...

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Thursday, January 26
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Wedding Open House January ...

Join us on January 26 for a special Open House...

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Friday, January 27
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Art in the Parks: Carol Eisner

In partnership with NYC Parks' Art in the Parks project...

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Saturday, January 28
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Fireside Chats: What is Home?

As part of A Night of Philosophy & Ideas, BPL and...

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Sunday, January 29
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Our Streets, Our Stories: P...

In celebration of Prospect Park’s 150th Anniversary, Brooklyn Public...

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Wednesday, December 31
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Audubon Center, Lefferts Historic House

Winter Break

Friday, December 26 , 12 pm – Thursday, January 1, 4 pm

Join the Prospect Park Alliance during the holiday school break for family-friendly activities at the Prospect Park Audubon Center and Lefferts Historic House.

Alliance Nature Programs
Prospect Park Audubon Center, Free

  • Blooming Naturalist, 1–2 pm: So you think you're a naturalist? Join the Prospect Park Alliance at the Audubon Center in this introduction to bird watching series. Using fun games and activities, learn what makes birds so special in a different lesson every week!
  • Nature on the Go!, 2–3 pm: Join the Prospect Park Alliance at the Audubon Center to learn about the nature that is all around us. A naturalist leads children and families to areas near the Audubon Center to discover the flora and fauna in the Park.
  • Animal Encounter, 3–4 pm: Curious as to how "Snappy" the turtle got her name? Want to watch the snake gobble up a mouse? Join the Alliance at the Audubon Center to learn more about the animals in our collection. Get up close and personal to discover what it takes to care for these amazing creatures and assist in an actual feeding.

Historic Games and Needlework, 1–3 pm
Lefferts Historic House, $3 suggested donation

Join the Prospect Park Alliance at the Lefferts Historic House 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

Free
Entrance—9th Street

New Year's Eve 5K Run

Wednesday, December 31 , 11 pm – Thursday, January 1, 2 am

Ring in the New Year with a 5K loop around the park! Organized by the Brooklyn Road Runners, this run features hot chocolate, a glow-in-the-dark band, and a champagne toast. Register here.

Admission

Registration Required