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Suffolk County Sea Glass Festival

August 7 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Don't you just LOVE sea glass? Beautiful. Colorful. Touched by the ocean.

If so, join in on the Suffolk County Sea Glass Festival - an incredible new community event occurring on Sunday, August 7 (from 11-4pm).

Come explore and celebrate the world of sea glass in this first-time event on Long Island!

The museum is hosting activities for all ages throughout the day. ​

  • Discover the history of sea glass ​
  • Bring your sea glass for expert identification with Mary McCarthy, Executive Director of The Beachcombing Center
  • Shard of the Year contest - present your favorite piece for display!
  • Explore the history of antique bottles with expert George Fisher
  • Bring your antique & vintage glass bottles for appraisal with the Long Island Antique Bottle Association
  • Create sea glass jewelry in our workshop
  • See current glass art from local glass artists and vendors
  • Kids enjoy a glass-themed scavenger hunt
  • Listen to sea shanties performed by The Royal Yard
  • View the museum's exhibitions about Long Island history
  • Grab a bite from The Big Black Food Truck ​

Event admission is $10 (Age 3 & under are free) | Members $8. All event activities included, except for optional pendant workshop.

Optional Sea Glass Pendant Workshop is $7 | Members $5

Learn More: https://www.cshwhalingmuseum.org/seaglass.html

  

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Details

Date:
August 7

Time:
11:00 am

Venue

Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum

301 Main Street
Cold Spring Harbor
NY 11724
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