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The Connective Project at P...

Join Prospect Park Alliance in the garden at Pioneer Works...

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Nature at Night

Join us for an evening hike to see, hear and...

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Prospect Park Walking Tour

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

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Pups on the Plaza

Central Library's plaza is going to the dogs! In...

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Greenmarket at Bartel-Pritc...

Nestled inside Prospect Park's tree-shaded southwest corner, this much-loved...

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Monday Eastside Revival

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

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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view July 13 through September 2018

In celebration of...

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Fish, Brew and BBQ

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Pioneer Works

The Connective Project at Pioneer Works

Wednesday, August 23 , 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. 

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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.