In celebration of Prospect Park’s 150th Anniversary, Brooklyn Public Library and Prospect Park Alliance invite you to share your Prospect Park story.  Join us on April 1st, at our Fireside Chat, a community conversation around a campfire, hosted at Lefferts Historic House in Prospect Park, where we will collect submissions of your stories to be archived in the Brooklyn Collection of the Brooklyn Public Library as part of the Our Streets, Our Stories oral history project.

The interviews will take place at the Central Library the Sunday after the Fireside Chat. 


If you cannot participate in the Fireside Chat, appointments can be made by calling 718.230.2745 or by emailing

Interviews will be scheduled for half an hour

Interviews will be conducted by library staff

Presented in partnership with Prospect Park Alliance.

Prospect Park Alliance sustains, restores and advances Prospect Park to benefit the diverse communities we serve, in partnership with the City of New York.

Services for Older Adults is partially funded by Coordinated Outreach Library Services aid from the New York State Education Department, administered by the State Library’s Division of Library Development.