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Thursday, November 23, 2017
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view July 13 through September 2018

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Friday, November 24, 2017
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Shape Up NYC: Healing Hatha...

This program will not be offered November 24. 

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Saturday, November 25, 2017
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Nature Exploration

Join Prospect Park Alliance for fun nature activities each weekend...

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Sunday, November 26, 2017
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Winter on a Flatbush Farm

Get ready for winter as they did in the 19th...

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Monday, November 27, 2017
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Monday Eastside Revival

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

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In celebration of...

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

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Thursday, November 30, 2017
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

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Friday, December 1, 2017
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Shape Up NYC: Healing Hatha...

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Thursday, July 20, 2017
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Bandshell

Conor Oberst

Thursday, July 20 , 7 pm – 10 pm

Conor Oberst performs with special guests Hop Along/Big Thief at the Bandshell as part of Celebrate Brooklyn!, presented by BRIC in partnership with the Prospect Park Alliance.

Hailing from Omaha, Nebraska, Conor Oberst was an indie rock prodigy whose confessional singer/songwriter style and distinct trembling voice quickly wooed the college radio station listeners of the 90s. He is best known for his band Bright Eyes, but has branched out to other projects such as the more rocking Desaparecidos and of course the supergroup Monsters of Folk. 

Conor Oberst has partnered with Plus 1 so that $1 from every ticket sold will go to support Planned Parenthood and their work delivering vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of women, men, and young people in the US and worldwide.

For the latest information, including weather updates, set times, seating configurations, and FAQs, please visit the BRIC website.

 

Admission

$40.50 in advance or $46 day of show

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Prospect Park

Prospect Park Alliance Thursday Corps

Thursday, July 20 , 10 am – 2 pm

Register online or call (718) 287-3400 for more information

The Alliance’s Thursday Corps volunteers perform a multitude of different projects throughout the Park. The group meets at a different location every week helping in a variety of landscape and horticultural projects. Regardless of physical ability, there's something for everyone to do.

Admission

Free, Registration Required

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Audubon Center

Nature Exploration

Thursday, July 20 , 12 pm – 5 pm

Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

  • Discovery Pack, 12–3 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.
  • Bird Nerd Game Hour 1–2 pm: Learn about birds and nature in this fun, mildly competitive hour of puzzles, Bingo, card games, and more!
  • Nature on the Go! 2–3 pm: An Alliance Naturalist will lead children and families to areas near the Audubon Center, where you can learn about the nature that is all around us. This program leaves promptly at 2 pm. 
  • Animal Encounter 3–4 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection.

Admission

Free
LeFrak Center at Lakeside

Baby Bootcamp

Thursday, July 20 , 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Bring your baby to this free and fun bootcamp class to get your workout on without having to worry about childcare! Prospect Park Alliance and the YMCA present this innovative program that helps moms regain or enhance pre-pregnancy fitness levels and meet the physical challenges of parenting by emphasizing strength training in a supportive environment. While you are at the LeFrak Center at Lakeside, enjoy the cafe and in the summer months, the Splash Pad - one of the Park's most popular water features.

Register Today!

Admission

Free, Registration Required
Long Meadow

Prospect Park Yoga

Thursday, July 20 , 7 pm – 8 pm

Join Bend + Bloom Yoga, lululemon Brooklyn, and Prospect Park Alliance for free yoga classes in Prospect Park! Featuring Brooklyn's finest yoga teachers, Prospect Park Yoga gives attendees a chance to try free, outdoor group yoga classes in a low-pressure, beautiful environment.

Reserve your spot today! 
 

Admission

Free, Advanced Registration Required

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Prospect Park Zoo

National Zoo Keeper Week

Thursday, July 20 , 11 am – 4 pm

Celebrate National Zoo Keeper Week and salute Prospect Park Zoo’s talented team of animal care professionals. Hands on activities and games challenge visitors to see if they have what it takes to be a zookeeper! Talk to some of our professionals and learn about animal care careers.

Admission

Free with Admission

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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.