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Tuesday, July 17, 2018
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Brooklyn Roll: Soul Skate

Tuesday is the new Saturday at Brooklyn Roll! Join Prospect...

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018
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The Wizard of Oz

Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and Prospect Park Alliance...

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Thursday, July 19, 2018
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Joe Russo’s Almost Dead

Joe Russo’s Almost Dead perform at the Bandshell as...

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Friday, July 20, 2018
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Lola Star's Dreamland Disco

Every Friday throughout mid-October, Lola Star hosts a DJ roller...

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Saturday, July 21, 2018
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Ezra Jack Keats Story Hour

Gather around Peter and Willie, the statue of two beloved...

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Sunday, July 22, 2018
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Prospect Park History Walki...

Explore Prospect Park with a season of special guided walking...

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Monday, July 23, 2018
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Monday Volunteer Corps: Eas...

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

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018
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Brooklyn Roll: Soul Skate

Tuesday is the new Saturday at Brooklyn Roll! Join Prospect...

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018
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Courtney Barnett, Julien Ba...

Courtney Barnett performs at the Bandshell as part of BRIC...

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018
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Long Meadow North

The Wizard of Oz

Wednesday, July 18 , 6 pm – 10 pm

Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and Prospect Park Alliance present A Summer Movie Under the Stars in partnership with Brooklyn’s Nitehawk Cinema. 

RSVP to let us know if you are coming!

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On Wednesday, July 18, join us for a free, family-friendly screening of The Wizard of Oz (1939).
Get lost in the Land of Oz with Dorothy, Toto and the rest of the gang, and enjoy musical entertainment from Highline Chamber Ensemble’s jazz trio playing 1930s and 40s standards and songs from the soundtrack. Neighborhood partners will also provide onsite activities.

All musical entertainment will start at 7 p.m. and films begin shortly after sundown at Long Meadow North, located nearest to the Grand Army Plaza entrance at Eastern Parkway. The closest subway station is the Eastern Parkway Brooklyn Museum stop on the 2, 3, and 4 lines. There are no rain dates in the event of inclement weather. 

Timeline:
6 pm: Pre-Movie Fun courtesy of our community partners
7 pm: Live Musical Entertainment
8:20 pm: Movie Begins

Admission

Free, RSVP!
Bartel-Pritchard Square

Greenmarket at Bartel-Pritchard Square

Wednesday, July 18 , 9 am – 3 pm

Nestled inside Prospect Park's tree-shaded southwest corner, this much-loved market, occuring every Sunday and Wednesday, is where South Slope and Windsor Terrace residents stock up on locally grown staples. The offerings range from a selection of vegetables, fruits, baked goods, plants, and flowers, to fresh-caught fish and organic baked goods. For a full calendar of events and a list of sellers, visit GrowNYC.

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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.