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Sunday, January 26, 2020
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Winter Zoo Wonderland

Every weekend in December and January, explore Prospect Park Zoo...
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Sunday, January 26, 2020
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Winter Zoo Wonderland

Every weekend in December and January, explore Prospect Park Zoo...
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Wednesday, January 29, 2020
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Wednesday Greenmarket at Ba...

Nestled inside Prospect Park's tree-shaded southwest corner, this much-loved...
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Saturday, February 1, 2020
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Greenmarket at Grand Army P...

At what other market can you do all your food...
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Sunday, February 2, 2020
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Lunar Zoo Year – Year of th...

Visit Prospect Park Zoo on February weekends to celebrate the...
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Wednesday, February 5, 2020
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Wednesday Greenmarket at Ba...

Nestled inside Prospect Park's tree-shaded southwest corner, this much-loved...
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Saturday, February 8, 2020
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Greenmarket at Grand Army P...

At what other market can you do all your food...
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Sunday, February 9, 2020
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Lunar Zoo Year – Year of th...

Visit Prospect Park Zoo on February weekends to celebrate the...
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Wednesday, February 12, 2020
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Wednesday Greenmarket at Ba...

Nestled inside Prospect Park's tree-shaded southwest corner, this much-loved...
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Saturday, February 15, 2020
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Greenmarket at Grand Army P...

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Thursday, January 1, 2015
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Audubon Center, Lefferts Historic House

Winter Break

Friday, December 26 , 12 pm – Friday, January 2, 4 pm, 2015
2015-01-01T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

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 – Friday, January 2, 2 am, 2015
2015-01-01T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

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
Entrance—10th Avenue

Harry's Handicap Run

Thursday, January 1 , 10 am – 12 pm, 2015
2015-01-01T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

This is your best chance to beat runners you can't catch or even see at other races! Conceived over 40 years ago by Prospect Park Track Club founder Harry Murphy, this loop-of-the-park prediction race is open to club members and their guests.

Learn More.

Admission

Registration Required