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Wednesday, February 21, 2018
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Presidents Week in Prospec...

Join Prospect Park Alliance during Presidents Week for family-friendly programs...

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Wednesday, February 21, 2018
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Presidents Week in Prospec...

Join Prospect Park Alliance during Presidents Week for family-friendly programs...

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Thursday, February 22, 2018
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Presidents Week in Prospec...

Join Prospect Park Alliance during Presidents Week for family-friendly programs...

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Friday, February 23, 2018
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Presidents Week in Prospec...

Join Prospect Park Alliance during Presidents Week for family-friendly programs...

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Saturday, February 24, 2018
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Introduction to Birdwatching

Join Prospect Park Alliance for  a birdwatching walk  and learn...

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Sunday, February 25, 2018
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Third Annual Lakeside Open

Figure skaters of all ages and skill levels are invited...

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Monday, February 26, 2018
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view July 13 through September 2018

In celebration of...

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Tuesday, February 27, 2018
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view July 13 through September 2018

In celebration of...

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view July 13 through September 2018

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Thursday, March 1, 2018
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view July 13 through September 2018

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Saturday, April 8, 2017
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Prospect Park

PurpleStride 5K

Saturday, April 8 , 10 am – 1 pm, 2017

PurpleStride is a 5k run and family-friendly walk event that unites the community by raising awareness and support for the fight against pancreatic cancer. With children's activities, entertainment, refreshments and more, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Register here!

 

Admission

Advanced Registration Required
Audubon Center

Nature Exploration

Saturday, April 8 , 10 am – 1 pm, 2017

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
Grand Army Plaza

Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza

Saturday, April 8 , 8 am – 4 pm, 2016

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, April 8 , 12 pm – 1 pm, 2017

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
Lefferts Historic House

Spring Sprouts

Saturday, April 8 , 2 pm – 4 pm, 2017

It's time for spring planting! Join Prospect Park Alliance to help plant our crop of flax and make a small pot out of newspaper, fill it with soil and plant vegetable seeds to take home. As part of the Park's 150th Anniversary Celebration, the 150th visitor will win a special prize!

RSVP to let us know you're coming! 

Admission

$3 suggested donation
Bartel-Pritchard Square, Grand Army Plaza, Litchfield Villa

Art in the Parks: Carole Eisner

All Day, Saturday, April 8, 2017

In partnership with NYC Parks' Art in the Parks project, the Prospect Park Alliance presents a public exhibition of sculpture by Carole Eisner. Four sculptures, created from I-beams twisted into lyrical forms will be on display at Grand Army Plaza, Bartel Pritchard Square, Litchfield Villa and the Peninsula through Spring 2017.

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