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Sunday, December 15, 2019
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Brooklyn Pop-Up Holiday Fair

UPDATE: Due to predicted rain, the Saturday, December 14 Holiday...
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Sunday, December 15, 2019
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Brooklyn Pop-Up Holiday Fair

UPDATE: Due to predicted rain, the Saturday, December 14 Holiday...
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Wednesday, December 18, 2019
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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, December 21, 2019
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Greenmarket at Grand Army P...

At what other market can you do all your food...
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Sunday, December 22, 2019
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Chanukah Kickoff Concert + ...

The Largest Menorah in Brooklyn has been towering over New...
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Monday, December 23, 2019
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Chanukah Menorah Lighting C...

The Largest Menorah in Brooklyn has been towering over New...
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Tuesday, December 24, 2019
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Chanukah Menorah Lighting C...

The Largest Menorah in Brooklyn has been towering over New...
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Wednesday, December 25, 2019
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Wednesday Greenmarket at Ba...

Nestled inside Prospect Park's tree-shaded southwest corner, this much-loved...
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Thursday, December 26, 2019
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Winter Recess in Prospect Park

Join Prospect Park Alliance for family friendly programming every day...
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Friday, December 27, 2019
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Winter Recess in Prospect Park

Join Prospect Park Alliance for family friendly programming every day...
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Saturday, December 10, 2016
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Lefferts Historic House

Coming in from the Cold: An Event for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

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

Come in from the Cold to the Lefferts Historic House to learn how the family would spend the cold winter months making and playing with toys and games While you're here make a classic cup and ball toy to take home. Registration is required, RSVP today.

Join the Prospect Park Alliance and the Historic House Trust for an early opening of the Lefferts Historic House, an exclusive event for children with the Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Have a fun day of interactive learning experiences with sensory-based exhibits and activities! This special event includes the following modifications:

  • Attendance Limited: by invitations and RSVP only. Please Register.
  • Light and Sound reduction to accommodate those with noise sensitivities.
  • Extra sensory-based activities to provide fun for a wide range of preferences
  • Downloadable Pre-Trip Social Story available on the Lefferts page
  • Bring a picnic to enjoy in our yard
  • A comfortable, protected and accepting environment

Admission

Free, RSVP Required
Grand Army Plaza

Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza

Saturday, December 10 , 8 am – 4 pm, 2016
2016-12-10T00:00:00-05:00
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, December 10 , 10 am – 1 pm, 2016
2016-12-10T00:00:00-05:00
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, December 10 , 12 pm – 1 pm, 2016
2016-12-10T00:00:00-05:00
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

Curiosity Corner Exhibit

Saturday, December 10 , 12 pm – 4 pm, 2016
2016-12-10T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

The votes are in! You helped decide the items for the new curated exhibit at Lefferts Historic House, and now they're on display. Come see the objects and read about their histories, what they were used for, and where they came from.

Please contact Rafe Shaffer, Supervising Educator at Lefferts Historic House, for more information.

Admission

Free, $3 suggested donation