Veterans Day in Prospect Park

Join the Prospect Park Alliance this Veteran’s Day for family-friendly activities at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, Lefferts Historic House and the 1912 Carousel.

Alliance Nature Programs, 12–4 pm
Audubon Center, Free

  • Blooming Naturalist, 1 – 2 pm: So you think you’re a naturalist? Enjoy this introduction to bird watching series. Using fun games and activities, learn what makes birds so special in a different lesson every week!
  • Nature on the Go!, 2 – 3 pm: Learn about the nature that is all around us. A naturalist leads children and families to areas near the Audubon Center to discover the flora and fauna in the Park.
  •  Animal Encounter, 3 – 4 pm: Learn about the live animals in our collection. Get up close and personal to discover what it takes to care for these amazing creatures and assist in an actual feeding.

Race Around the Farm Yard, 1–4 pm
Lefferts Historic House, $3 suggested donation

Get moving in the Lefferts yard. The whole family can participate in potato sack races, spoon races, stilts and other old-fashioned games.

Ride the Carousel, 12–5 pm
$2 per ride, $9 for a book of five tickets

Take a ride on the Park’s historic carousel. Join the Prospect Park Alliance at the $125 level and enjoy unlimited rides!