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History In Your Hands: Flax to Linen

Saturday, June 1, 2013

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

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

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 the tools used to process flax fibers into linen cloth. Touch 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. 


Lefferts Historic House in Prospect Park Accessible
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$3 adult suggested admission; children 16 and under free.

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Prospect Park Alliance

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(718) 789-2822 x301

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The Prospect Park Well House is under reconstruction in order to build a new composting latrine. The park remains open while the building gets reconstructed.
Anticipated Completion: Winter 2015

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