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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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Sunday, December 10, 2017
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Lefferts Historic House

Behind the Scenes at Lefferts Historic House

Sunday, December 10 , 12 pm – 1 pm, 2017
2017-12-10T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Discover what’s behind the scenes at the Lefferts Historic House. Prospect Park Alliance is offering a special tour of this 18th century farmhouse. Learn about its  Dutch-American architecture and the changing landscape of Brooklyn, and then  explore our  storage areas to view  rarely seen collections items.

Reserve Your Spot Today! 

Admission

$10
Audubon Center

Nature Exploration

Sunday, December 10 , 10 am – 1 pm, 2017
2017-12-10T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join Prospect Park Alliance for fun nature activities each weekend, and also participate in our 150th anniversary species count for special prizes.

  • Discovery Pack, 10 am–12 pm: get inspired by nature with our new Discovery Packs, ready-to-go kits filled with nature activities for families.
  • Blooming Naturalist, 10 am: So you think you are a naturalist? Investigate the natural world by learning how to use tools and guides used by biologist. This activity leads you through activities to discover the Audubon Center and Prospect Park.
  • Nature’s Helpers, 11 am: Learn how to keep Prospect Park healthy by cleaning up the lakeshore, spreading mulch or removing invasive species. This is activity is led by Alliance staff and all materials are provided.

Admission

Free
Brooklyn Historical Society

The Means of a Ready Escape: Brooklyn’s Prospect Park

All Day, Sunday, December 10, 2017
2017-12-10T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

On view daily through February 10, 2019.

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Prospect Park, Brooklyn Historical Society and Prospect Park Alliance present an exhibition that celebrates the founding vision of the Park, traces its social and historical trajectories, and examines the important role that Prospect Park has played as “Brooklyn’s Backyard” for 150 years. 

The Brooklyn Historical Society is closed on major holidays. 

Visit the Brooklyn Historical Society website for hours of operation.

Bartel-Pritchard Square, Grand Army Plaza

Art in the Parks: Fitzhugh Karol

All Day, Sunday, December 10, 2017
2017-12-10T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Prospect Park Alliance and NYC Parks presents a public sculpture exhibition by artist Fitzhugh Karol through the NYC Parks Art in the Parks program. Two sculptures of colorful intersecting steel shapes reference familiar silhouettes of stairs and hillsides. Their abstract and playful shapes invite interaction and are a reminder of man’s imprint on the landscape. The two sculptures, titled “Searches” and “Reaches,” will be on display through Fall 2018.

About the Artist:
Fitzhugh Baylies Karol is a Brooklyn-based sculptor and designer interested in the integration of sculpture within landscape and architecture. Fitzhugh’s large outdoor sculptures and public works were be exhibited in three New York City parks in 2017. He has previously exhibited at the Bartow-Pell Museum, Socrates Sculpture Park, The LongHouse Reserve, Rochester Contemporary Arts Center, and The Aidron Duckworth Museum.

Admission

Free

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