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Saturday, December 14, 2019
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Brooklyn Pop-Up Holiday Fair

This December 14 + 21, join Brooklyn Pop-Up and Prospect Park...
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Saturday, December 14, 2019
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Brooklyn Pop-Up Holiday Fair

This December 14 + 21, join Brooklyn Pop-Up and Prospect Park...
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Sunday, December 15, 2019
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Family Christmas Bird Count

Join Prospect Park Alliance at the Prospect Park Audubon Center...
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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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Brooklyn Pop-Up Holiday Fair

This December 14 + 21, join Brooklyn Pop-Up and Prospect Park...
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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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Sunday, June 19, 2016
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Breeze Hill

Smorgasburg Prospect Park

Sunday, June 19 , 11 am – 6 pm, 2016
2016-06-19T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Smorgasburg, in partnership with the Prospect Park Alliance, presents Smorgasburg Prospect Park, which will offer a range of cuisines from local and regional food purveyors on Sundays from 11 am until 6 pm, starting April 3 through October 23, 2016. This highly regarded outdoor food market features 100 vendors offering packaged and prepared food and beverages.

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Audubon Center

Nature Exploration

Sunday, June 19 , 10 am – 1 pm, 2016
2016-06-19T00:00:00-04:00
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
Vanderbilt Playground

Pop-Up Audubon: Incredible Invertebrates

Sunday, June 19 , 11 am – 4 pm, 2016
2016-06-19T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join the Alliance to examine the tiniest creatures in Prospect Park.

  • Adventure Hike, 12–1 pm: Alliance naturalists will introduce you to the natural history of Prospect Park and the Park's hidden trails. Recommended for families with children 5 and older.
  • Nature on the Go!, 1–2 pm: Discover the diverse array of aquatic life by examining the specimens of Prospect Park Lake.
  • Nature's Helpers, 2–3 pm: Did you know that trees help trees? After learning how mulch protects tree roots, spend time spreading wood chips around trees.
  • Family Bird Watching, 3–4 pm: After learning how to use binoculars, join our naturalists to identify some of the 250 species of birds that call Prospect Park home.

Admission

Free
Lakeshore near Peristyle

Pop-Up Audubon II: Water Detectives

Sunday, June 19 , 11 am – 4 pm, 2016
2016-06-19T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

What's in our water? Investigate water chemistry and identify macro invertebrates in and around the upper watercourse

  • Discovery Pack, 11 am–4 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.
  • Woodland Water Walk, 12–1 pm: Join Alliance naturalists for a guided nature walk following the upper section of Prospect Park’s watercourse and explore the unique ecosystem of the Ravine.
  • Junior Naturalists, 1–2 pm: Discover what creatures live in Prospect Park’s water bodies and the chemistry that influences their development in this citizen science program.
  • Nature’s Helpers, 2–3 pm: Let’s lend a helping hand to make our park a better place. Learn how mulch helps trees, spread wood chips or protect the environment by removing damaging litter.
  • Family Bird Watching, 3–4 pm: After learning how to use binoculars, join our naturalists to identify some of the 250 species of birds that call Prospect Park home.

Admission

Free
Lefferts Historic House

Flax to Linen

Sunday, June 19 , 2 pm – 4 pm, 2016
2016-06-19T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join the Alliance to check on the flax crop planted in the spring and try out the tools used to process flax fibers into linen cloth.  Touch different pieces of linen cloth to compare the weaves and sew a small linen pouch to take home.

Admission

Free
Entrance—Parkside + Ocean Avenues

Weekend Volunteer Corps

Sunday, June 19 , 10 am – 1 pm, 2016
2016-06-19T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Help the environment in your community! Typical tasks include sprucing up gardens, painting structures, clearing pathways and removing trash. Register online or call (718) 287-3400 for more information.

Audubon Center

Waterfall Hike

Sunday, June 19 , 1 pm – 2:30 pm, 2016
2016-06-19T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join the Urban Park Rangers to unplug from the world and immerse yourself in the wonders of nature on this hike through Prospect Park. This light hike will feature leisurely strolls on mostly paved paths. The Rangers recommend that participants wear comfortable shoes or boots, and pack water and a light snack. 

Admission

Free
LeFrak Center at Lakeside

Flavorpill Presents Magic Hour: Xeno + Oaklander

Sunday, June 19 , 4 pm – 8 pm, 2016
2016-06-19T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

We've tapped everyone's favorite techno music/art label, Ghostly International, to curate the DJ talent for this edition of Magic Hour. Join us at The LeFrak Center at Lakeside Prospect Park on Sunday, 6/19 for a skate soundtracked by Xeno & Oaklander, with support from Heathered Pearls. For tickets, visit Lakeside online.

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