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Important Winter Storm-Related Service Changes

Due to the winter storm, NYC Parks will close this afternoon at 6:00 p.m., effective until further notice. Closures include all parks and recreation centers, and signage will be posted at all parks sites.

For more information, please visit our Storm Update page.

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History In Your Hands: Flax to Linen

Saturday, September 28, 2013

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.

This event repeats every week on Sunday and Saturday between 6/1/2013 and 6/30/2014.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

Come check on our flax crop and try out tools used to process flax fibers into linen cloth.

The Prospect Park Alliance will be on hand to help you feel different pieces of linen cloth to compare the weaves and try on some linen reproduction clothes for a fun photo-op in our farm wagon.

Location

Lefferts Historic House in Prospect Park Accessible
Brooklyn
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Cost

$3 suggested donation.

Event Organizer

Prospect Park Alliance

Contact Number

(718) 789-2822 x301

Contact Email

info@prospectpark.org

Categories

Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids

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