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Friday, February 21, 2020
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Wednesday, February 26, 2020
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Saturday, November 12, 2016
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Lefferts Historic House

Flight Quilt Show

Saturday, November 12 , 12 pm – 4 pm, 2016
2016-11-12T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join the Prospect Park Alliance to see the wonderful work of The Brooklyn Quilters' Guild. This year’s exhibit features the artist’s personal interpretations of “Flight”. These original creations range from traditional to contemporary to mixed media fiber art.  While you are here try your hand at making your own paper quilt collage or add to our community paper patchwork quilt.

Admission

$3 Suggested Donation
Grand Army Plaza

Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza

Saturday, November 12 , 8 am – 4 pm, 2016
2016-11-12T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

At what other market can you do all your food shopping, sample local wine and explore Brooklyn's favorite park? Established in 1989, the Grand Army Plaza greenmarket is the flagship Brooklyn market. EBT/Food Stamps and WIC & Senior FMNP coupons accepted year-round. For a full calendar of events and a list of sellers, visit the GrowNYC website.

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Audubon Center

Nature Exploration

Saturday, November 12 , 10 am – 1 pm, 2016
2016-11-12T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

  • Nature Play, 10–11 am: Join Alliance naturalists and learn to appreciate the beauty of nature and develop self-reliance, creativity and problem-solving skills through different outdoor play-based activities.
  • Discovery Pack, 10 am–12 pm:  The Prospect Park Alliance invites you to get inspired by nature with our new Discovery Packs, a ready-to-go kits filled with nature activities for families.
  • Blooming Naturalists,12–1 pm: So you think you are a Naturalist? Find out at the Audubon Center by learning how to identify birds and use binoculars and field guides.
  • Introduction to Bird Watching, Saturdays, 12–1 pm: Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home. Led by the Brooklyn Bird Club.

Admission

Free
Audubon Center

Introduction to Bird Watching

Saturday, November 12 , 12 pm – 1 pm, 2016
2016-11-12T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Take a tour and learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home. Led by Brooklyn Bird Club.

Lefferts Historic House

Paper Quilting

Saturday, November 12 , 1 pm – 3 pm, 2016
2016-11-12T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Now at Lefferts: Our annual show with the Brooklyn Quilters Guild is on display in the month of November. While you are here, make your own paper quilt collage to take home or add it to our community patchwork.

Admission

$3 Suggested Donation
LeFrak Center at Lakeside

Try For Free Day

Saturday, November 12 , 12:30 pm – 5 pm, 2016
2016-11-12T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Try your hand at various winter sports for free at the Lakeside Try For Free Day. Hockey attendees can sign up online, skating and curling attendees must sign up at the Skate School on November 12, and is on a first-come, first-served basis. 

  • Try Hockey for Free
    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    Sign up to try hockey for free, in partnership with the NY Islanders and USA Hockey.
  • Try Skate School for Free
    1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Try Curling For Free
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 

Admission

Free

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Lefferts Historic House

Monument to the Unelected

All Day, Sunday, November 13, 2016
2016-11-12T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

NYC Parks, together with the Prospect Park Alliance and Historic House Trust, is pleased to welcome Nina Katchadourian’s Monument to the Unelected to Prospect Park’s Lefferts Historic House. This temporary installation, consisting of 58 signs bearing the names of the losing candidates from every presidential election in American history, will be on display through November 13, 2016 at the Lefferts Historic House.

Admission

Free

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