Presidents Week in Prospect Park

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Fri Feb 22 2019.
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Friday, February 22, 2019 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Info
Cost: 
Free (except where noted)
Recommended Age: 
All
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Join Prospect Park Alliance during Presidents Week for family-friendly programs at Lefferts Historic House and the Prospect Park Audubon Center.

Wild in Winter, 12–4 pm
Prospect Park Audubon Center, Free
Bundle up and find out what your favorite Prospect Park animals are doing this winter. Join Alliance naturalists for the Great Backyard Bird Count, a nation-wide conservation effort established in 1900 and much 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.

Winter Habitat Building, 12-3 pm, Have you wondered what our park animals do in the winter? Come learn about what our local animals do in winter and help build a life sized structure inside the Boathouse.

Suet Making, 1 pm, Suet is a great food for birds in the winter when they need more calories to maintain their body heat and energy levels. We will be making suet that you can take home and hang in your backyard.

Great Backyard Bird Count, 2 pm, Join Alliance Naturalists in this fun, nation-wide Citizen Science project.  Each checklist submitted helps researchers learn more about the health of birds and how to best protect them.

Animal Encounter, 3 pm, Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 3 pm.

Coming in from the Cold, 1–3 pm
Lefferts Historic House, $3 suggested donation
Join Prospect Park Alliance at the Lefferts Historic House and have fun with traditional toys and games. Make your own "Nine Man Morris" board game to take home.

Location: 
Prospect Park's Audubon Center
95 Prospect Park W
Brooklyn , NY 40° 40' 0.9336" N, 73° 58' 25.5252" W
New York
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