Martin Luther King Jr. Day at Prospect Park

Join Prospect Park Alliance on Martin Luther King Jr. Day for family-friendly programs at Lefferts Historic House and the Prospect Park Audubon Center.

Please note: A limited number of tickets are available for The Freedom Songs and Stories with Tammy Hall event at Lefferts Historic House. Please pre-register to guarantee admission.

  • Nature Exploration
    Prospect Park Audubon Center, 12–4 pm, Free

    Bundle up and find out what your favorite Park animals are doing this winter. Join Alliance naturalists to discover the winter survival strategies of animals that live in Prospect Park. Enjoy nature games, science activities, bird watching, and more!
    Discovery Pack, 12–3 pm: Prospect Park Alliance invites you to get inspired by nature with our Discovery Packs, ready-to-go kits filled with nature activities for families.
    Blooming Naturalist 1–2 pm: So you think you are a naturalist? Find out at the Audubon Center by learning how to identify birds and use binoculars and field guides. Participants can even create their own tube of lip balm and an Official Blooming Naturalist button.
    Animal Encounter, 3–4 pm: Join Alliance naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection and assist in an actual feeding.
  • Freedom Songs and Stories with Tammy Hall
    Lefferts Historic House, 2 pm + 3 pm, Registration Required

    Join Prospect Park Alliance at the Lefferts Historic House this Martin Luther King Jr. Day for Freedom Songs and Stories with Tammy Hall. A masterful storyteller, Tammy Hall weaves together diverse tales from around the world to create a rich experience for all. Tammy Hall will be leading two sessions, beginning at 2 and 3 pm. Please pre-register and be sure to bring your ticket for admission.