Lunar New Year

Join the Prospect Park Alliance at the Audubon Center and Lefferts Historic House on the Lunar New Year for fun, winter activities.

Nature Exploration
12–4 pm, Audubon Center, Free

  • Bundle up and find out what your favorite Park animals are doing this winter. Join Prospect Park Alliance naturalists to discover the winter survival strategies of animals that live in Prospect Park. Enjoy nature games, bird watching, and more!
  • 1 pm: Blooming Naturalist: So you think you are a Naturalist? Join the Alliance at the Audubon Center to learn to identify birds and use binoculars and field guides. Participants can even create their own tube of lip balm and receive an official Blooming Naturalist button.
  • 2 pm: Nature on the Go! An Alliance Naturalist will lead children and families to areas near the Audubon Center, where you can learn about the nature that is all around us and participate in a Citizen Science project.
  • 3 pm: Animal Encounter: Curious as to how “Snappy” the turtle got her name? Want to watch the snake gobble up a mouse? Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection and even assist in an actual feeding. 

Historic Crafts
1–3 pm, Lefferts Historic House, $3 suggested donation
Join the Alliance at Lefferts Historic House and have fun with traditional toys and games and learn to make a small needlework sampler to take home.