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Wednesday, September 20
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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, September 20
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view July 13 through September 2018

In celebration of...

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Thursday, September 21
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The Witness Tree Project

In timing with Prospect Park's 150th Anniversary, Rhode Island...

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Friday, September 22
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The Witness Tree Project

In timing with Prospect Park's 150th Anniversary, Rhode Island...

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Saturday, September 23
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International Coastal Clean...

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

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Sunday, September 24
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Prospect Park Walking Tour

Celebrate the 150th anniversary of Prospect Park on this special...

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Monday, September 25
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Monday Eastside Revival

Join the Prospect Park Alliance to help beautify two of...

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Tuesday, September 26
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view July 13 through September 2018

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Wednesday, September 27
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

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Thursday, September 28
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The Moth StorySLAM: Anniver...

Prospect Park Alliance and The Moth present a special Moth...

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Thursday, August 24
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Boathouse

Nature at Night

Thursday, August 24 , 7 pm – 9 pm

Join us for an evening hike to see, hear and learn about the mysterious urban wildlife in Prospect Park. We will have the amazing Carissa and the Voodoo Lilies performing live for our pre-hike happy hour. The hike will be lead by an expert local naturalist and along the way we might see bats, insects, mammals, birds, and amphibians that call Prospect Park home. Drinks are included in the price of admission. This is a 21+ Event. 

Register Today! 

Admission

$25

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Pioneer Works

The Connective Project at Pioneer Works

Thursday, August 24 , 12 pm – 7 pm

Join Prospect Park Alliance in the garden at Pioneer Works to view a selection of pinwheels from The Connective Project, an immersive community art installation that celebrates the 150th anniversary of Prospect Park.

Join us on August 13 for a special Pinwheel-Making Workshop, and for the chance to take home an artist-edition pinwheel.

Conceived and developed by Area4 and ReddyMade Design, in collaboration with the Brooklyn Arts Council, BRIC, Brooklyn Museum, MoCADA, Pioneer Works and the Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation.

This installation is on view Wednesday–Sunday, August 12–25, 2017. Visit the Pioneer Works website for up-to-date information. 

Admission

Free

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Prospect Park

Prospect Park Alliance Thursday Corps

Thursday, August 24 , 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, August 24 , 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
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Prospect Park Yoga

Thursday, August 24 , 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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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.