Location The Huntington Library
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, Ca
Events at The Huntington Library
A Billington Lecture features David Igler, author of “The Great Ocean: Pacific Worlds from Captain Cook to the Gold Rush,” discussing “Beyond the Wild West: Violence and Death in the Pacific Ocean,” reflecting on the causes of widespread violence during the age of exploration. It starts at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free, but call (800) 838-3006 or visit the Web site for reservations.
The 40th Annual Spring Plant Sale features a wide variety of decorative plants and vegetables from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free with Huntington admission of $23 for adults, $18 for seniors, $13 for students, $8 for youth 5 to 11, free for children under 5.