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Tuesday, January 21, 2020
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2020 Census Fair

We need you to make Brooklyn Count 100%! Did you...
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Wednesday, January 22, 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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Saturday, January 25, 2020
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Greenmarket at Grand Army P...

At what other market can you do all your food...
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Sunday, January 26, 2020
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Winter Zoo Wonderland

Every weekend in December and January, explore Prospect Park Zoo...
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Wednesday, January 29, 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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Saturday, February 1, 2020
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Greenmarket at Grand Army P...

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Sunday, February 2, 2020
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Lunar Zoo Year – Year of th...

Visit Prospect Park Zoo on February weekends to celebrate the...
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Wednesday, February 5, 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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Saturday, November 9, 2019
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Junior Volunteer Corps

Saturday, November 9 , 10 am – 2 pm, 2019
2019-11-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join Prospect Park Alliance for a day of fun as we prepare the park for winter! Families and elementary-school-aged groups are invited to join us to rake leaves and enjoy refreshments. Come learn the value of service and meet other families and children on this day of giving back.

Families please visit our Volunteer Event Registration Page to preregister.

Groups please complete our Group Inquiry Form.

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

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Can't attend on November 9? Sign up for our November 24 session! 

Admission

Free, Registration Required

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Grand Army Plaza

Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza

Saturday, November 9 , 8 am – 4 pm, 2016
2019-11-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

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 the GrowNYC website.

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Audubon Center

Nature Exploration

Saturday, November 9 , 10 am – 1 pm, 2019
2019-11-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join Prospect Park Alliance every Saturday + Sunday through November for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

Discovery Pack, 10 am–12 pm: Come explore nature on your own with our Discovery Packs, a backpack filled with nature activities and exploration tools, perfect for families and kids to interact with the park in a whole new way!
Animal Encounter, 11 am–12 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 11 am. Animal Encounter is presented in partnership with Macy's.
Nature’s Helpers, 12–1 pm: Help do your part to keep Prospect Park healthy by cleaning up the lakeshore. In this citizen science activity Audubon staff will guide groups to remove litter and record the findings. Fun for all ages and all materials are provided. This program leaves promptly at 12 pm.

 

Admission

Free
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Audubon Center

Birdwatching for Beginners

Saturday, November 9 , 12 pm – 2 pm, 2019
2019-11-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join Prospect Park Alliance and the Brooklyn Bird Club every Saturday to take a tour and learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home. Please note this tour leaves promptly at noon from outside the Audubon Center. Bring binoculars if you have them, otherwise, binoculars are available for loan.

Admission

Free
Prospect Park Zoo

Conservation Heroes

Saturday, November 9 , 11 am – 3 pm, 2019
2019-11-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Every weekend in November Prospect Park Zoo will say thanks to the people who are working around the world to keep the amazing diversity of life on this planet safe. Join Prospect Park Zoo for fun activities and a celebration of conservation successes by Wildlife Conservation Society researchers at home and around the globe.

Admission

Free with Paid Admission

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Lefferts Historic House

Historic Games

Saturday, November 9 , 1 pm – 3 pm, 2019
2019-11-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join Prospect Park Alliance at Lefferts Historic House to play historic card and dice games. While you’re here, make a Nine-man Morris game board to take home.

Admission

$3 suggested donation