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Sunday, January 21, 2018
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Wedding Open House

Join Prospect Park Alliance on January 21 for a special...

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view July 13 through September 2018

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view July 13 through September 2018

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Thursday, February 1, 2018
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Friday, February 2, 2018
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Saturday, February 3, 2018
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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 4, 2018
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Early Morning Bird Walk: Ba...

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Monday, February 5, 2018
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Urban Health, Urban Parks: ...

Studies from across the world point to the positive impact...

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Saturday, December 23, 2017
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Grand Army Plaza

Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza

Saturday, December 23 , 8 am – 4 pm

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 GrowNYC.

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Audubon Center

Introduction to Bird Watching

Saturday, December 23 , 12 pm – 1 pm

Join Prospect Park Alliance for  a birdwatching walk  and learn about Prospect Park’s magnificent array of birds and how to identify them!

Admission

Free
LeFrak Center at Lakeside

Skate With Santa

Saturday, December 23 , 12 pm – 2 pm

Santa’s hitting the ice at Lakeside, every weekend through December! Join him at the LeFrak Center from 12–2 pm on our public sessions, and sign up for a free 15-minute skate lesson at 1 pm or 1:15 pm to get a taste of our Skate School this holiday season. Does not include admission or skate rental.

Visit lakesidebrooklyn.com for more information. 

Admission

Free
Brooklyn Historical Society

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

All Day

On view July 13 through September 2018

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

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 Spring 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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