Islandwide Events this Weekend
LI SOUND SHIPWRECKS
Richard Timm, interpreter at the Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum, has been researching Long Island Sound Shipwrecks since 1962 and has dredged up the details of 682 wrecks to date. This Sunday, May 22 at 4:30 p.m., he will share a few of his favorite tales. The event is free with a reception afterwards. Call 631.367.3418 ext. 10 or visit www.cshwhalingmuseum.org for more information.
BRITISH HERITAGE & LIVING HISTORY
Discover the legacy of the British amid the splendor of an English country estate at Old Westbury Gardens this Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22. The event includes tours, costumed volunteers, dances, puppet shows, demonstrations, animals, plants, and food and runs from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Call 516.333.0048 or visit www.oldwestburygardens.org.
CIVIL WAR ENCAMPMENT
The Smithtown Historical Society presents a Civil War Encampment on Saturday, May 21 and Sunday May 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Talk to soldiers and civilians from the North and South and visit a Sutler's shop. Call 631.265.6768 or visit www.smithtownhistorical.org.
HUNTINGTON ANTIQUES SHOW 2005
Huntington High School presents the Huntington Antiques Show on Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22 featuring quality dealers in "room setting" booths; country & formal furniture, decorative accessories, folk art and jewelry. Call 631.427.7045 ext. 401 for more information.