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Urban Health, Urban Parks: The Salve of the City, Brooklyn, New York

  • Brooklyn Historical Society 128 Pierrepont Street Brooklyn, NY, 11201 United States (map)

Studies from across the world point to the positive impact of city parks on the health of urban dwellers. Join Prospect Park Alliance President Sue DonoghueNew York Times health columnist Jane Brody, and The Nature Fix author Florence Williams for a metaphoric walk in the woods as they explore the science behind nature’s restorative powers. Moderated by CityLab’s Laura Bliss.

Offered in connection with the exhibition “The Means of a Ready Escape: Brooklyn’s Prospect Park” at BHS Pierrepont.