Events - Prospect Park Alliance

Past Event


Brooklyn Historical Society


6:30 pm – 8:30 pm


$5, Free for Members

Urban Health, Urban Parks: The Salve of the City

Studies from across the world point to the positive impact of city parks on the health of urban dwellers. Join Prospect Park Alliance President Sue Donoghue, New York Times health columnist Jane Brody, and Florence Williams, author of The Nature Fix, for a metaphoric walk in the woods as they explore the science behind nature's restorative powers. Moderated by CityLab's Laura Bliss.

Presented by Brooklyn Historical Society and Prospect Park Alliance in connection with the joint exhibition, The Means of a Ready Escape: Brooklyn’s Prospect Park.

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Please note: this event is free for Brooklyn Historical Society and Prospect Park Alliance members. Learn more about Alliance Membership.