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Thursday, February 20, 2020
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President's Week in Prospec...

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Friday, February 21, 2020
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Saturday, February 22, 2020
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Greenmarket at Grand Army P...

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Sunday, February 23, 2020
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Lunar Zoo Year – Year of th...

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Monday, February 24, 2020
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University Open Air: Winter...

Brooklyn Public Library, in collaboration with Prospect Park Alliance, presents...
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Wednesday, February 26, 2020
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Wednesday Greenmarket at Ba...

Nestled inside Prospect Park's tree-shaded southwest corner, this much-loved...
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Greenmarket at Grand Army P...

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Birdwatching: First Sunday ...

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Sunday, January 7, 2018
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Audubon Center

Early Morning Bird Walk: Bring in the New Year with Birds

Sunday, January 7 , 10 am – 11 am, 2018
2018-01-07T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Please note: Due to icy conditions in the Park, the January 7 Early Morning Birdwalk is canceled. 

Join Prospect Park Alliance to explore the Park’s nature trails and discover the beautiful plumage and fascinating behavior of the Park’s wintering ducks. Please note this tour leaves promptly at 10 am. Led by the Brooklyn Bird Club.

Admission

Free
Entrance—3rd Street, Entrance—Park Circle

Mulchfest 2018 in Prospect Park

Sunday, January 7 , 10 am – 2 pm, 2018
2018-01-07T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join Prospect Park Alliance on January 6 + 7 for Mulchfest! Bring your holiday tree to Prospect Park, where it will go through a chipper and transform into environment-friendly mulch. Plus, you can take some home for your own yard or garden. Please remove all decorations from the trees.

Volunteers are needed to help assist people who bring their trees in for recycling by removing ornaments and distributing mulch. Register to volunteer today.

Can't make it out January 6 or 7? Starting December 26, the community is welcome to leave holiday trees along the Park perimeter fence along Ocean Avenue. Prospect Park Alliance employees and volunteers will be collecting these trees on January 6. 

Admission

Free

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Brooklyn Historical Society

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

All Day, Sunday, January 7, 2018
2018-01-07T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

On view daily through February 10, 2019.

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, Sunday, January 7, 2018
2018-01-07T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

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 Fall 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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