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Sunday, April 9, 2017
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Prospect Park

Prospect Park Walking Tour

Sunday, April 9 , 10 am – 12 pm, 2017
2017-04-09T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Celebrate the 150th anniversary of Prospect Park on this special series of guided walking tours! These tours will examine the Park’s many layers of natural and human history. Prospect Park is a reflection of Brooklyn; its history traces that of the city around it, and it is today an important gathering place for many diverse communities that call the borough home. Learn about Prospect Park Alliance’s historic restoration and environmental preservation work in the Park, including cultural and recreation projects currently underway.

Prospect Park Alliance Members recieve a 25% discount on Prospect Park Walking Tours! Visit our membership page for more information.

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Admission

Advanced Registration Required. Adults $20, Seniors $18, Children $10, PPA members $15
Lefferts Historic House

Behind the Scenes Tour

Sunday, April 9 , 12 pm – 1 pm, 2017
2017-04-09T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join Prospect Park Alliance learn more about the history of Lefferts Historic House, including its Dutch-American architecture and the changing landscape of Brooklyn, then have a chance to explore behind-the-scenes storage areas and rarely seen collections items. 

Admission

$10, registration required
Audubon Center

Nature Exploration

Sunday, April 9 , 10 am – 1 pm, 2017
2017-04-09T00:00:00-04:00
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
Lefferts Historic House

Spring Sprouts

Sunday, April 9 , 2 pm – 4 pm, 2017
2017-04-09T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

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
Breeze Hill

Smorgasburg Prospect Park

Sunday, April 9 , 11 am – 6 pm, 2017
2017-04-09T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Smorgasburg, the celebrated open-air food fair presented by Brooklyn Flea in partnership with Prospect Park Alliance, returns to Prospect Park this spring, kicking off on April 2 as part of Prospect Park's 150th Anniversary celebration! On Sundays through October 23, over 100 local and regional food purveyors will gather on Breeze Hill to offer a range of cuisines. This year, Prospect Park Alliance is partnering with Brooklyn Brewery to produce a special Prospect Park beer called Long Meadow Gold. 

Member Perk: Prospect Park Alliance Members recieve $1 off beer at Smorgasburg

 

Admission

Free

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Art in the Parks: Carole Eisner

All Day, Sunday, April 9, 2017
2017-04-09T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

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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