History In Your Hands: Flax to Linen
Sunday, June 2, 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.
Directions to Prospect Park
Know Before You Go
There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
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
Starting July 6, 2015, Prospect Park's West Drive will be permanently car-free after 9 a.m. on weekdays and 24 hours a day on weekends and holidays. For more information, please visit on.nyc.gov/1MOAh40.
Prospect Park Weather
- Pop-Up Audubon: Radical Raptors
- Pop-Up Audubon II: Climate Clues
- Introduction to Bird Watching
- Transforming Food
- Early Morning Bird Walk: Fall Migration
- Barbecuing Areas
- Baseball Fields
- Bicycling and Greenways
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Fitness Equipment
- Great Trees
- Hiking Trails
- Historic Houses
- Horseback Riding Trails
- Ice Skating Rinks
- Nature Centers
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Wi-Fi Hot Spots
- Zoos and Aquariums
Know when to go:
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