Events - Prospect Park Alliance

Past Event


Brooklyn Public Library - Central Library


7 pm – 8 pm



Genius of Place: The Life of Frederick Law Olmsted

As part of the celebration of the Park's 150th Anniversary, join the Prospect Park Alliance at the Brooklyn Public Library for an author reading: "Genius of Place: The Life of Frederick Law Olmsted" with Justin Martin. With this biography, Martin examines the multi-faceted life of America's premier landscape architect who tirelessly used nature and design to advocate for social justice and the environment. 

A wine and cheese reception with precede the talk at 6:30. Learn more from the Brooklyn Public Library.