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History in Your Hands: Summer Games

Sunday, August 18, 2013

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

This event repeats every week on Sunday and Saturday between 8/3/2013 and 8/25/2013.

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

Spend a summer afternoon under the shade of the trees learning Nine-Man Morris, a board game that dates back to colonial times. You can even make your very own playing board to take home with you. Or you can also challenge a friend to a game of checkers or a rolling hoop race!

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

Contact Email

info@prospectpark.org

Categories

Education, Games, Kids

Directions to Prospect Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Baseball FieldsProspect Park

The Long Meadow Ballfields will be closed at Prospect Park for construction. The reconstruction of the Long Meadow Ballfields is a multi-phase project encompassing 34 acres of fields, paths and woodlands. The project incorporates contemporary storm water management techniques that support our goal of capturing and retaining storm water runoff. These improvements will also help to filter runoff before it enters our watercourse. Designed to revitalize the park’s sporting community, the first phase will restore Field One, pedestrian and bridle paths, drinking fountains, benches, and include new tree plantings.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2014

ParkProspect 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

Prospect Park Weather

  • Wed
    Heavy Rain
    90°F
  • Thu
    Chance Showers
    85°F
  • Fri
    Sunny
    83°F
  • Sat
    Mostly Sunny
    81°F

7-day forecast

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