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This weekend, it’s Second Saturday Art Walk in Bay St. Louis. Here, the Bay Ratz Marching Battery performs on the streets of Bay St. Louis during a past Second Saturday.
This weekend, it’s Second Saturday Art Walk in Bay St. Louis. Here, the Bay Ratz Marching Battery performs on the streets of Bay St. Louis during a past Second Saturday. Courtesy Brian Wilemon/File

Please submit your event information online. Go to calendar.sunherald.com and click on Add Event. The submission deadline for print is noon Monday for publication in Friday’s Marquee entertainment guide.

Friday

Pet Food and Supply Drive

Ocean Springs Fire Dept. Central Station, 3820 Bienville Blvd., Ocean Springs. The Ocean Springs Lions Club has organized All Creatures Big and Small, a Coast-wide pet food and supply drive honoring Sophia Myers and her birthday Nov. 13. Visit Facebook page for dropoff locations in Harrison and Jackson counties. 228-875-4063. www.facebook.com/oslionsclubpetproject/

Throw and Tell with Jeff Brown

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Free. Observe artist Jeff Brown work on the wheel and talk about his journey as an artist and clay instructor. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Second Friday Book Club

Kiln Public Library, 17065 Hwy. 603, Kiln. Free. Meets the second Friday of each month. Anyone interested in reading is welcome to attend. Books are chosen from the best sellers list that are available from the library. 228-255-1724. hancocklibraries.info

10 a.m.-11 a.m.

21st Pass Christian Yacht Club Holiday Boutique

Pass Christian Yacht Club, 120 S. Market Street, Pass Christian. $5 admission. More than 21 shops and artists, door prizes, restaurant. Free parking. Open to the public. 228-452-2571. passchristianyachtclub.org

10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Magnolia State Gem, Mineral, and Jewelry Show

Jackson County Civic Center, 2902 Shortcut Road, Pascagoula. various price ranges. Sponsored by Mississippi Gulf Coast Gem and Mineral Society. Purchase items and supplies, learn about lapidary arts and crafts. Dealers offer gemstones, findings, tools, lapidary supplies, fossils, carvings, gift items, collectibles, and demonstrations. Mississippi Opal on display. 228-826-5330. www.mgcgms.org

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 10, 11; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 12

Children’s Story Hour

East Hancock County Library, 4545 Shepherd Square, Diamondhead. Children’s Story Hours, for children up to 5 years of age, are held to encourage a love of reading. Programs include reading, crafts and fun. 228-255-4800. www.hancocklibraries.info

10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Diabetes Resources for Older Adults

Good Deeds Community Center, 15101 Madison St., Gulfport. Free. Part of The American Diabetes Association and CVS Health2017 Diabetes Educational Boot Camp Series. Learn more about diabetes self management and engage in nutrition education and physical activities. Free lunch for all attendees. diabetes.org/seniors

11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Friday Lunch and Learn in Becky’s Kitchen

Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. $15 members, $16 nonmembers. Instructor: Cheri Hiers. Menu: Herb and White Wine Roasted Chicken, Brown Butter Orzo, Grilled Vegetables, Lemon Rosemary Cookies (menu subject to change). 228-818-2878. themaryc.org/?event=lunch-learn-friday-50

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

MGCCC Veterans Day Tribute

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College —Perkinston Campus, 51 Main St., Perkinston. Free. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkinston Campus at the flag pole. Ceremonial raising of the flag by a military color guard, performances by Mississippi Sound and the Perkette Dance Team and a Band of Gold parade. Employee/Student Military Honor Wall and a Fallen Soldier Table in Heidelberg Hall (cafeteria) that will be displayed throughout the month. “Honoring Our Veterans: Past & Present” display in the Learning Resource Center and A Shadow Soldiers Under the Oaks display on exhibition through November. 601-928-5211. www.mgccc.edu

12 p.m.

Perkinston Concert Choir

St. Mary Catholic Church, 8343 Woolmarket Road, Biloxi. Free. The MGCCC Perkinston Concert Choir will perform a Veterans Day concert at St. Mary Catholic Church in Biloxi. 228-392-1999.

6:30 p.m.

‘Wonderland’

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport. $10 per ticket. WINGS Performing Arts presents “Wonderland,” a new hip-hop play that explores the challenges of autism and celebrates those who are different but not less. Framed loosely by “Alice in Wonderland.” Suitable for middle school and up. 228-897-6039. www.lmdc.org

7 p.m.-9 p.m. Nov. 10, 11; 3 p.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 12

‘Mississippi Saturday Night!’

Center Stage Theatre, 2670 Rue Palafox, Biloxi. $24.50 general admission; $21.50 for seniors, students, military, first responders. “Mississippi Saturday Night!” is a jukebox musical celebrating the state’s legendary singers and songwriters, including Jimmy Buffett, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bobby Gentry, Elvis Presley, Tammy Wynette, Conway Twitty, Faith Hill and LeAnne Rimes. Celebrating the state’s 200th birthday. 228-388-6258. centerstagebiloxi.org

7:30 p.m.

Amour Danzar November Events

Amour Danzar Ballroom, 9355 County Farm Rd., Gulfport. $6 for dinner, $10 for casual dress dance. Amour Danzar hosts Friday night dances on Nov. 3, 10, 17. No dance Nov. 24. 228-324-3730. amour danzar events@gmail.com

7:30 p.m.-8 p.m., 8 p.m.-10 p.m. Nov. 10, 17

Gulfport Little Theatre’s ’Annie’

Gulfport Little Theatre, 2600 13th Ave., Gulfport. $16 general admission, $13 seniors and military, $11 children and students. Family-friendly musical based on the popular stories of “Little Orphan Annie.” Multigenerational cast of more than 80 performers from across the Coast. Reservations recommended: Gulfport Little Theatre Box Office, 228-864-7983 or online at gulfportlittletheatre.org. 228-864-7983. www.gulfportlittletheatre.org

7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Nov. 10, 11; 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 12; 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Nov. 17

‘The Enigma’

Bay St. Louis Little Theatre, 398 Blaize Ave., Bay St. Louis. $18 adults; $10 seniors (65-plus), military, veterans, students (with ID); $8 12 and under. Comedy/fantasy by Pulitzer Prize winner John Patrick. Friends discover they have unwanted characters inhabiting their apartments. 228-467-9024. www,bsllt.org

8 p.m.-10 p.m. Nov. 10-11; 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 12; 8 p.m.-10 p.m. Nov. 17

AFRH Veterans Day Open House

The Armed Forces Retirement Home, 1800 Beach Drive, Gulfport. Free. Armed Forces Retirement Home Veterans Day Celebration and Open House. Gates open 8:30 a.m. Opening ceremony 9:30 am. Keynote speaker: former NASA Apollo 13 Astronaut Fred Haise Jr. Static displays, helicopter landings and entertainment outside. Artwork created by AFRH veterans for sale inside the building. Tours every 30 minutes, 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. 228-897-4429. www.afrh.gov

8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Mert’s Satsumas

Mert’s Satsumas, 14380 Duckworth Road, Gulfport. $20 bucket. Mert’s Satsumas will continue you-pick Fridays and Saturdays for the remainder of the fruit season (weather permitting). Bring 5-gallon buckets, clippers; wear protective clothing, toe covered shoes. Young children need supervision. 228-831-2936.

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 10, 11, 17

Saturday

Holiday Cookie Decorating Workshop

Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. $25 members, $30 nonmembers. Join Chef Robin Pate in Becky’s Kitchen and learn how to bake the perfect cookie for the holidays. 228-818-2878. themaryc.org/?event=holiday-cookie-workshop-chef-robin-pate

1 p.m.-3 p.m.

17th Annual Jackson County Veterans Day Program

Veterans Memorial Monument, Downtown Moss Point, Moss Point. Free. Sponsored by the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce. Theme: “Freedom Is Not Free.” 228-762-3391. jcchamber.com/current-happenings/jackson-county-veterans-day/

11 a.m.

Mississippi Poetry Society

Gautier Public Library, 2100 Library Lane, Gautier. Poetry reading and critique session. Theme is Veteran’s Day or Thanksgiving. Holiday Anthology will be available for sale. Program on the poetry of Mary Oliver and business meeting. Public invited.

2 p.m.-4 p.m.

St. Elizabeth Seton Altar Society Fundraiser

St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church, 4900 Riley Road, Ocean Springs. $1 and up. The St. Elizabeth Seton Parish Altar Society’s annual Christmas Sale will be held at Fannon Hall across from the church. Variety of religious items will be available to purchase as well as raffle tickets for a garden statue of the the Blessed Mother. Details: 228-875-0654. 228-875-0654.

3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Sean M. Cooley Annual 5K Run/walk Memorial Fundraiser

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College - Jackson County Campus, 2300 U.S. 90, Gautier. $25-$35. Memorial 5k fun run fundraiser for the Sean M. Cooley Citizen Soldier Nursing Scholarship honoring Sean Cooley, a fallen soldier. 228-497-9602. seancooleynursingscholarship.com

3:30 p.m.-7 p.m.

Pier Walk

Ken Combs Pier, Courthouse Road and U.S. 90, Gulfport. Gulf Coast Public Safety Feed the Needy will be on site accepting tax deductible monetary donations. Checks are preferred. www.facebook.com/PierWalk

4 p.m.

BSL Second Saturday

Downtown Bay St. Louis, 200 Main St., Bay St. Louis. Free. Gallery openings, shop and restaurant specials and live music. Music and specials 4 p.m.-8 p.m. www.baystlouisoldtown.com

4 p.m.-8 p.m.

‘A Death in the Family’ — Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

Terror on the Coast, 3420 Giles Rd., Gulfport. $50 per person. Alexis Theatre will present “A Death in the Family” at The Warehouse in Gulfport (where Terror of the Coast is located). See the show and solve the crime, enjoy a catered dinner, see a vintage car display and tour Hollywood sets during the evening. $50 per person plus tax/tip. Rated PG. 228-326-1405. www.alexistheatre.com

6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Farmers Market

Moss Point Welcome Center, 5500 Main St., Moss Point. Fresh produce and a mix of crafts, baked goods, live plants and more. www.cityofmosspoint.org

7 a.m.-11 a.m.

Pascagoula Second Saturday Bike Ride

Beach Park, 600 City Park St., Pascagoula. Enjoy a scenic ride along Pascagoula’s Historic Bike Trail. Now offering two rides. 8 a.m. ride will cover 12-18 miles at a pace of 12-15mph. 10 a.m. ride will cover 2-6 miles at a pace of less than 10 mph. 228-938-2356.

8 a.m.-10 a.m., 10 a.m.-11 a.m.

Volunteer Day

34th Street Wholistic Gardens and Education Center, 808 34th Street, Gulfport. Help in the 34th Street Community Garden. Wear appropriate, comfortable clothes (long pants, closed toe shoes, etc.) and bring hats, sunscreen, gloves, and gardening tools. General cleanup, learning about compost, building compost bins, “bumping up” seedlings into larger pots, other activities. A family-friendly event.

8 a.m.-11 a.m.

The Farmers Market at Long Beach

Farmers Market at Long Beach on the Town Green, Jeff Davis Ave. and 4th St., Long Beach. Local honey, local fruits and vegetables in season, jams, jellies, pickles, dip mixes, herbs, beeswax candles and lip balm, free-range chicken and duck eggs, frozen Cajun foods, goat’s milk soap, annual and perennial bedding plants, hanging baskets, breads, muffins, cookies, pastries, gourd décor, pralines, dog treats, hot tamales, teas, boiled peanuts, shrimp, beef and more. A State Certified Farmers Market. TFMatLongBeach@gmail.com Follow on Facebook at The Farmers Market at Long Beach. https://www.facebook.com/TFMatLongBeach/

8 a.m.-noon

Long Beach Farmers Market

First United Methodist Church, 208 Pine St., Long Beach. State Certified Farmers Market featuring local produce, baked goods dairy, beef, pork, goat, lamb, honey. www.longbeachfarmersmarket.org

8:30 a.m.-noon

Long Beach Farmers Market

Long Beach Farmers’ Market, 115 W. 1st St., Long Beach. Local produce, baked goods, dairy, beef, pork, goat, lamb, honey.

8:30 a.m.-noon

Turkey Shoot Daisy Masonic Lodge

Turkey Shoot, School House Road, Vancleave. $3 per shot. Turkey shoot. 228-383-2669.

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Fall Fiber Show and Workshop

Pass Christian Public Library, 111 Hiern Ave., Pass Christian. Free. The Dyed-in-the-Wool Weavers and Spinners Guild is exhibiting their annual Fall Fiber Show in the conference room of the Pass Christian Library. Wide array of handwoven fiber items on display through Nov. 30. The public is invited and encouraged to stop by and meet the exhibitors and ask questions during the Weaving Workshop Nov. 11 and 12. 228-452-4596.

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Celtic Music Festival and Scottish Highland Games

Harrison County Fairgrounds, 15321 County Farm Road, Gulfport. 12 & under, free; seniors and military, $8 (per day); adults, $10 (per day); 2-day pass, $15. 228-832-8620. mshighlandsandislands.org

9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Workshop with Jeff Brown: Altering and Stacking the Vessel

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $85. Primary focus will be making vessels and celebrating the vessel. As a group, students will then focus on making vessel forms that can be altered and stacked both on and off the wheel. Bring sack lunch, favorite ceramic working tools, and a fettling knife. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sunday

‘At the Movies’ at Calvary Chapel Bay St Louis

Calvary Chapel Bay St. Louis, 317 Reese St., Bay St. Louis. Free. Experience “At the Movies,” where church and movies meet. Four-week series dives into some of Hollywood’s biggest hits to unpack spiritual truths. Free popcorn, cold drinks. calvarychapelbsl.com

10 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Friends & Family Day

Morning Star Baptist Church, 2050 Thornton Ave., Gulfport. Family & Friends Day worship service. 228-863-8526.

10:30 a.m.

MBVMC Vintage Motorcycle Show

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Free admission to the public; $10 to register first bike, $5 per additional bike. Trophies for the first three places in each class plus a best of show. Registration 11 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Judging starts at 1:15 p.m. with awards at 3 p.m. Hamburger and hot dogs sold on the plaza noon to 5 p.m. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

11 a.m.-5 p.m.

St. Patrick Catholic High School Open House

St. Patrick Catholic High School, 18300 St. Patrick Rd., Biloxi. St. Patrick Catholic High School will open its doors to all community members interested in learning more about the school’s offerings. Parents, family members and children are encouraged to attend to speak with current teachers and students.

2 p.m.-4 p.m.

Painted WINGS Arts Show, Reception

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport. Admission to art show free. Fundraiser featuring artwork from WINGS youth, adults and local professionals. Proceeds will benefit the WINGS Performing Arts Scholarship fund. Details: 228-897-6039. 228-897-6039. www.lmdc.org

4:30 p.m.-6 p.m.

Monday

Weekly Crochet Club

Vancleave Public Library, 12604 Mississippi 57, Vancleave. Free; bring own supplies. Open to any experience level. Instructor: Teresa Busby. Learn new ideas and techniques. Bring supplies: a selection of yarn and choice of crochet hooks.

1 p.m.-3 p.m.

DIY with YouTube

Waveland Public Library, 345 Coleman Ave., Waveland. Learn how to search for and find just what you need on YouTube. Bring your own laptop of use one of the library’s. Registration deadline: Nov. 9. 228-467-9240. www.hancocklibraries.info/digital-literacy-classes

1:30 p.m.-3 p.m.

Coffee Club with Cree Cantrell

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Free. Learn about financial markets and investing while discussing current economic events. 228-374-5547.

10 a.m.-11 a.m.

OOMA Volunteer Luncheon

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Learn more about the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art and ways you can help. Call 228-374-5547 if interested in attending. 228-374-5547.

11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Discover Your Inner Artist

Hobby Lobby, 2649 Pass Road, Biloxi. $15 per two-hour session. Art class in oil or acrylics. 228-222-0180.

12 p.m.-2 p.m., 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 13, 16

Coloring for Grownups

Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library, 312 U.S. 90, Bay St. Louis. An evening of adult coloring. Designs to color, pencils available, or bring your own. 228-467-5282. www.hancocklibraries.info

5 p.m.-7 p.m.

Coloring Party for Adults

Gautier Public Library, 2100 Library Lane, Gautier. Free. Adult coloring using colored pencils, crayons, markers, and gel pens for those age 17 and up. Coloring sheets will be provided or bring your own. Details: 228-497-4531.

5:30 p.m.

St. John, Waters book signing

Pass Books & Cat Island Coffeehouse, 300 E. Scenic Drive, Pass Christian. Chef Robert St. John and artist Wyatt Waters will sign copies of “A Mississippi Palate.” 228-222-4827. www.passbooksonline.com

5:30 p.m.-7 p.m.

Gulf Coast Messiah Chorus Rehearsals

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College — Jefferson Davis Campus, 2226 Switzer Road, Gulfport. The Gulf Coast Messiah Chorus rehearsals for the 65th season of George F. Handel’s “The Messiah.” Rehearsals each Monday at 6 p.m. Auditions not necessary. Schimer edition of “The Messiah” is used. Performances Dec. 1 at Nativity BVM in Biloxi; Dec. 2 at Mary C. in Ocean Springs; Dec. 3 at Westminster Presbyterian in Gulfport. Details: Ed Cake, 228-324-9292. 228-896-3355.

6 p.m.

Ocean Springs Table Tennis

Ryan Youth Center, 726 Pine Drive, Ocean Springs. $2. 228-875-4236. facebook.com/OSTableTennis/

6 p.m.

Affordable Care Act Enrollment Assistance

Pass Christian Public Library, 111 Hiern Ave., Pass Christian. Free. It’s time to enroll or re-enroll for the Affordable Care Act health insurance program; deadline is Dec. 15. Claudette Jones, a certified health care application counselor with Coastal Family Health, will provide one-on-one assistance. Bring accurate household income information and the birthdates of all dependents in household. If not a citizen, bring citizenship information and green card or passport. 228-452-4596. www.harrison.lib.ms.us

6 p.m.-8 p.m.

Shadowz Paranormal Presentation

Pass Christian Historical Society, 201 E. Scenic Drive, Pass Christian. Free. Pass Christian Historical Society monthly meeting. Shadowz Paranormal Investigations is a science-based team from Biloxi and Knoxville, Tennessee, formed to research and investigate claims of the paranormal, anomalous, and unexplained. Learn about the equipment they use in their research. Open to public. Details: 228-452-7254 or president@passhistory.org. www.passhistory.org

7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Internet 101

Orange Grove Public Library, 12135 Old Hwy 49, Gulfport. Free. Free series of computer classes covering a wide range of subjects. Registration required.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.

Tuesday

Bridge Lessons for Beginners

Gulf Coast Bridge Association Clubhouse, 14069 4th St., Gulfport. Free for first 4 weeks; $10 per lesson after that. Lessons for beginning bridge players will be held weekly at the Gulf Coast Bridge Association Clubhouse. 228-539-1253. gulfcoastbridge.bridgesite.org/

10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Clay Art Academy for Home-School

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $100 for 4-week session. Class is designed with home-schooled students in mind. November classes, all 10 a.m.-noon, will focus on historical events and look at them with an artistic eye. Tuition must be paid for the full-four week session one week in advance of the first class. Preregister with a $25 deposit to save a spot in the class session. Nov. 14, Through the Eyes of Claude Monet; Nov. 21, Tales of Reciprocity: Character Development; Nov. 28, Interpreting Native American Art. 228-374-5547. www.georgeohr.org/product/clay-art-academy-home-school-tuesdays-november-7-28-1000-1200-pm/

10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Sit and Knit: Make and Create

Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library, 312 U.S. 90, Bay St. Louis. Two hours of open craft for those working on a craft and who enjoy being with other creative types. No instruction given or supplies provided. 228-467-5282. www.hancocklibraries.info

10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Beaded Jewelry Class

Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. $25 members, $35 nonmembers. Learn techniques to design and create jewelry using crystals, glass, wood, ceramic beads; natural stones, cultured pearls, sterling silver and pewter charms, pendants.Tools and supplies are provided and included in the fee. Instructor: Shirley Cahela. 228-818-2878. themaryc.org/?event=beaded-jewelry-making

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Gulf Coast Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

Beauvoir United Methodist Church, 2113 E. Pass Road, Biloxi. Monthly meeting will focus on deep brain stimulation. Details: 896-3075. 228-388-1478.

12 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Tulane School of Professional Advancement Open House

Tulane School of Professional Advancement — Biloxi, 2650 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. For prospective students at the school’s Mississippi Coast Campus; open to the public. Details: 228-388-5769 or sopa.tulane.edu. 228-295-0088. sopa.tulane.edu.

5 p.m.-6 p.m.

Mississippi Restoration Summit

Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center, 2350 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Hear about Mississippi’s restoration efforts. 228-594-3700. www.restore.ms/2017-restoration-summit/

5 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Mug Shots Microwave Cooking

Ina Thompson Moss Point Library, 4119 Bellview St., Moss Point. Free. Bring a favorite microwave-safe coffee mug. Create and trade microwave, single-serve cake recipes cooked in coffee cups. Space is limited; registration required: 228-475-7462.

6 p.m.

Holiday Relaxation Class

Pass Christian Public Library, 111 Hiern Ave., Pass Christian. Free (donations accepted for instructional costs). Instructor will incorporate gentle yoga with extended stretching, relaxation, meditation. An 8-week series (no Nov. 21 class). Wear comfortable clothes, bring exercise mat. Registration, information: 228-452-4596 or passchristianlibrary@gmail.com. 228-452-4596. www.harrison.lib.ms.us

6 p.m.-7 p.m.

Science Cafe on the Coast: GMOs

Orange Grove Public Library, 12135 Old Hwy. 49, Gulfport. Free. Christian Stephenson with Mississippi State Extension will discuss genetically modified organisms, or GMOs. Information on how GMOs are developed, what GMO crops are currently in use, as well as address many of the concerns regarding the impact GMOs have on the economics of food production, environment, and the health of food. Details: Mike Alexander, 228-832-6924 or m.alexander@harrison.lib.ms.us; or Adrienne McPhaul, 228-214-3467 or Adrienne.mcphaul@usm.edu. www.sciencecafeonthecoast.wordpress.com

6 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Intermediate Wheel Throwing

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $220 per student, $20 materials fee. Class focuses on throwing larger pieces, making handles, spouts, lidded vessels. Addresses altering techniques and creating and designing more difficult forms like oval casserole dishes, pitchers, lidded jars, bottles. Basic throwing skills required. 228-374-5547. www.georgeohr.org/product/intermediate-wheel-throwing-tuesdays-november-7-december-19/

6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Gulf Coast Wordpress Meetup

The Meeting Place, 770 Water St., Biloxi. Free. November topic: Woo Commerce, e-commerce platform for Wordpress sites. Learn how to download, install and begin using to sell products online. 228-207-0663. www.meetup.com/Gulf-Coast-Word-Press/events/244313697/

6:30 p.m.-8 p.m.

Coast Chorale rehearsal

Main Street United Methodist Church, 162 Main St., Bay St. Louis. Free. Coast Chorale (a civic Choral ensemble) fall rehearsals. All singers are welcome. 228-467-4538. www.coastchorale.org

6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Hegwood Biloxi Community Market

Biloxi Farmers’ Market — Charles R. Hegwood Community Market, 949 W. Howard Ave., Biloxi. Charles R. Hegwood Biloxi Community Market, under the I-110 overpass at Howard Avenue in Biloxi. Year round market, open on Tuesdays and Thursdays weekly. Fresh produce, plants honey, jams, jellies, pickles, baked goods, crafts. 724-320-4817.

7 a.m.-5 p.m.

Intermediate/Advance Argentine Tango Lessons with Kim

Argentine Tango — Howard Avenue, 632 Howard Ave., Biloxi. $10. Improve your tango and learn new steps, choreography. 228-332-0291.

7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Beginning Ballroom Dance Class

Amour Danzar Ballroom, 9355 County Farm Road, Gulfport. 8 lessons for $80. Only the first 24 callers can get in for eight-week class. Most popular dance steps such as the fox trot, waltz, rumba, cha cha and swing. Barbra will call everyone back to tell them on which Tuesday night, the first class begins. Details: 228-324-3730. 228-324-3730. Amour Danzar events@gmail.com

7:30 p.m.-8:15 p.m.

Tai Chi @The Library

Orange Grove Public Library, 12135 Old Hwy 49, Gulfport. Free. All ages are welcome. Socks recommended.

9 a.m.-10 a.m.

Wednesday

Knitting 101

Pass Christian Public Library, 111 Hiern Ave., Pass Christian. Free. Open knitting lessons on Wednesdays. Knitting needles and yarn available for those without supplies. Details: 228-452-4596 or passchristianlibrary@gmail.com. 228-452-4596. www.harrison.lib.ms.us

1 p.m.-3 p.m.

Beginning Wheel Throwing

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $220 per student, $20 materials fee. Six-week introductory pottery wheel class. Students will learn the fundamentals of wheel throwing, including making cylinders, bowls, and cups with handles. Basic introduction to glazing. 228-374-5547. www.georgeohr.org/product/beginning-wheel-throwing-wednesdays-november-8-december-20-100-400-pm/

1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Preschool Story Time

Orange Grove Public Library, 12135 Old Hwy 49, Gulfport. Free. Read books, sing songs, dance, and make a craft. This week’s theme: “The Letter H”.

10 a.m.-11 a.m.

Children’s Story Hour

Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library, 312 U.S. 90, Bay St. Louis. Children’s Story Hours, for children up to 5 years of age, are held to encourage a love of reading. Programs include reading, crafts and fun. 228-467-5282. www.hancocklibraries.info

10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Home School History Class

Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. $15 members, $20 nonmembers. Learn about the Native Americans who lived on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Instructor: Dennis Walker. 228-818-2878. themaryc.org/?event=november-2017-home-school-history-class-deciphering-past-native-americans-mississippi-gulf-coast

10:30 a.m.-noon

Tech Savvy Tips

Waveland Public Library, 345 Coleman Ave., Waveland. How to handle zip files and downloads, take a screen shot, back up files. Bring your own laptop or use one of library’s. Registration deadline: Nov. 14. 228-467-9240. www.hancocklibraries.info/digital-literacy-classes

10:30 a.m.-noon

Holiday Plants

Pass Christian Public Library, 111 Hiern Ave., Pass Christian. Free. Christian Stephenson, Hancock County Extension agent, will present a program on holiday plants. Information on the selection and care of traditional holiday plants, including Christmas trees, amaryllis, kalanchoe, poinsettias, and more. 228-452-4596. www.harrison.lib.ms.us

2 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Lymphedema Education

Singing River Health System Neuroscience Center, 3603 Bienville Boulevard, Ocean Springs. Free. A certified lymphedema specialist reviews lymphedema signs and symptons and how to manage them. 228-818-9620. www.singingriverhealthsystem.com/services/cancer/support-groups/

4 p.m.-4:45 p.m.

Christmas Ornament Crafts

Pascagoula Public Library, 3214 Pascagoula St., Pascagoula. Free. Create hand-made ornaments. Refreshments will be served. Intended for ages 12 and up. Supplies will be furnished. Registration: 228-769-3225. 228-769-3060.

5:30 p.m.

Yoga at OOMA

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $10. All levels flow class taught by Ellen Walker of Downtown Yoga Ocean Springs. Bring own mat. 228-374-5547. https://www.georgeohr.org/product/yoga-at-ooma/

5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Beginning Ballroom Dance and Country Western Swing

Amour Danzar Ballroom, 9355 County Farm Road, Gulfport. $80 for 8 lessons. Beginning Ballroom Dance class will start at 6 p.m. and end at 6:45 p.m. Most popular dance steps like the fox trot, waltz, rumba, cha cha and swing. At 6:45, Country Western begins, ending at 7:30. Both classes will run for eight weeks. 228-324-3730. amourdanzarevents@gmail.com

6 p.m.-6:45 p.m., 6:45 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Sewing for Home Decorating

Sew Happy, 7198 Beatline Road, Long Beach. $20 per class. Class will begin at 6 p.m. and last 2-3 hours. Materials provided; students will bring sewing machine, basic sewing tools, and white thread. Students also can reserve machines. Schedule: Nov. 15 - Casserole Dish Carrier and Vintage Bread Basket Warmer; Nov. 22 - Ruffled Burlap Christmas Tree Skirt. 228-206-6509. https://www.sewhappyonline.com/product/home-decorating-series/

6 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Gulfport Table Tennis Club

Herbert Wilson Recreation Center, 3225 Hancock Ave., Gulfport. Free. Gulfport Table Tennis Club is open to the public and free to play. Great exercise for seniors. All levels of competition welcome. 228-868-5777.

6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Country Western Dance lessons

Amour Danzar Ballroom, 9355 County Farm Road, Gulfport. $80 for 8 lessons. Country Western dance steps lessons start at 6:45 p.m. and end at 7:30. The course is eight weeks long. Details: 228-324-3730. 228-324-3730. Amourdanzarevents@gmail.com

6:45 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Google Chrome Class

Orange Grove Public Library, 12135 Old Hwy 49, Gulfport. Free. Free series of computer classes covering a wide range of subjects. Registration required.

9 a.m.-11 a.m.

Thursday

Files, Folders, Flash Drives

Waveland Public Library, 345 Coleman Ave., Waveland. Learn how to save information and pictures, how to find it when you need it, and how to organize it all. Bring your own laptop or use one of the library’s. Registration required by Nov. 15. 228-467-9240. www.hancocklibraries.info/digital-literacy-classes

1:30 p.m.-3 p.m.

Sit and Knit; Make and Create

Kiln Public Library, 17065 Hwy. 603, Kiln. Two hours of open craft time for those working on crafts and who enjoy working with other creative types. No instruction and no supplies provided. 228-255-1724. www.hancocklibraries.info

10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Children’s Story Hour

Kiln Public Library, 17065 Hwy. 603, Kiln. Children’s Story Hours for children up to 5 years of age. The program includes stories, crafts and fun. 228-255-1724. www.hancocklibraries.info

10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Thursday Lunch and Learn

Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. $15 members, $16 nonmembers. Menu: Turkey and Rice Soup, Fresh Garlic Bread, Cranberry Orange Pound Cake. 228-818-2878. themaryc.org/?event=lunch-learn-thursday-49

11:30 p.m.-12:30 p.m.

*teen thursdays* @Orange Grove Library

Orange Grove Public Library, 12135 Old Hwy 49, Gulfport. Free. Weekly program. Crafts, book discussions, games. This week: building “Thankful” squash.

4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Biloxi Yacht Club’s Ladies Auxiliary Holiday Shopping Extravaganza

Biloxi Yacht Club, 408 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $5 entry. Various vendors. Light meal and drinks available.

5 p.m.-8 p.m.

Hospice Seminar

Vancleave Public Library, 12604 Highway 57, Vancleave. Free. Kathy Aycock, Southern Hearts Hospice community liaison, and Evelyn Rutledge, social worker, will discuss facts, myths and fiction about hospice care. Questions will be taken after the presentation. Registration: 228-826-5857.

5:30 p.m.

D.I.Y. Spa Night

St. Martin Public Library, 15004 Lemoyne Blvd., Biloxi. Free. During this hands-on workshop, make bath products that will relax and renew body and senses, and get the recipes to duplicate and test out at home. Space limited; registration required: 228-392-3250. 228-392-3250.

5:30 p.m.

T-shirt Quilt Class

Sew Happy, 7198 Beatline Road, Long Beach. $195. Learn how to work with T-shirts as a medium, as well as basic quilting techniques and terminology. Experienced quilters will also learn how to cut and layout pieces to create a collage-style quilt top. Space is limited; must be registered by Nov. 13. 228-206-6509. https://www.sewhappyonline.com/product/t-shirt-quilt/

5:30 p.m.-8 p.m.

Bienville Toastmasters

The Meeting Place, 770 Water St., Biloxi. Bienville Toastmasters meets every Thursday. Learn presentation (public speaking) and leadership skills. Details: Michael, 228-235-5046. 228-207-0663.

5:45 p.m.-7:15 p.m.

Mississippi Gulf Coast Toastmasters

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College — Advanced Manufacturing and Technology Center, 10298 Express Drive, Gulfport. Regular Toastmasters meeting. Details: 228-234-5198, 228-897-4360. mississippigulfcoasttoastmasters.toastmastersclubs.org/

6 p.m.-7:15 p.m.

Women’s Health Forum

Ocean Springs Municipal Library, 525 Dewey Ave., Ocean Springs. Free. Health professionals will approach women’s health through different modalities of medicine. Scheduled presenters: Liana Rodriguez, D.O.; Betty Sue O’Brian, naturopath; Jackie Castro-Cooper, MPT; and Ophelia Abrahams, OT. Question, answer sessions. Registration is suggested: 228-875-1193. 228-875-1193.

6 p.m.

Third Thursday Family Art Night

Salvation Army Kroc Center, 575 Division St., Biloxi. $7 per person. Every Third Thursday is Family Art Night at The Salvation Army Kroc Center. Bring the whole family and create family projects. 228-207-1218. https://krocsales.sauss.net/#/bi/search/1/family

6 p.m.-7 p.m.

Beginning Hand-building in Clay

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $220 per student, $20 materials fee. No prior experience required for this six-week introductory hand-building pottery class. Students will learn the fundamentals of working with clay: pinching, coiling, and slabs will be used to construct functional pottery forms like mugs, trays, and casseroles. 228-374-5547. www.georgeohr.org/product/beginning-handbuilding-thursdays-november-9-december-21-600-900-pm/

6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Songs and Stories Radio Show present Coley & Thom

Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. Free. The Mary C and The Mississippi Songwriters Alliance, and The Feder Foundation present Songs and Stories Radio Show featuring Coley McCabe and Thom Shepherd. This radio show is recorded with a live studio audience. 228-818-2878. themaryc.org/?event=november-2017-songs-stories-radio-show

7 p.m.

Grief Recovery Workshop

First United Methodist Church, 2301 15th St., Gulfport. $30 for 10-week session. For those dealing with emotional issues that follow the death of a loved one. In addition to hearing speakers, participants share loss experiences and discuss grief issues with the goal of beginning to live again. 228-863-0047. www.fumc-gulfport.org

7 p.m.-9 p.m.

Watercolor You Can Do Workshop

Gulfport Galleria of Fine Arts, 1300 24th Ave., Gulfport. $60. Destin watercolor artist, instructor and publisher Sharon Long will provide personal instruction to all skill levels; no drawing or sketching experience is needed. Fee covers all materials, instruction and completed artwork. Register with $30 deposit: 850-240-3220 or sharin2art@aol.com. www.sharonlongwatercolors.com

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Tai Chi @The Library

Orange Grove Public Library, 12135 Old Hwy 49, Gulfport. Free. All ages welcome. Socks recommended.

9 a.m.-10 a.m.

Oil Painting with Frank Janca

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $235. Designed for all experience levels. Learn fundamentals of oil painting or explore advanced techniques. Class will focus on a variety of subject matter, including still life and floral composition. 228-374-5547. https://www.georgeohr.org/classes/

9:30 a.m.-noon

Friday

Invitational Art Market

Coast Episcopal School — Gail Keenan Art Center, 5065 Espy Ave., Long Beach. 5-100. Art show. 228-452-9442. https://www.facebook.com/events/126862474666117/

10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Date Night on the Pottery Wheel

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $25 per person. Couples spend two hours playing on pottery wheels. Instructors help create two pots to keep; work ready to pick up in about two weeks. Wear clothes and shoes that can get dirty. 228-374-5547. www.georgeohr.org/product/date-night-pottery-wheel-friday-november-3-600-800-pm/

6 p.m.-8 p.m.

Date Night in Morocco

Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. $45 members, $55 nonmembers. Menu: Harcha (fried bread); Carrot Salad; Spiced Cauliflower; Chicken Tagine Over Couscous; Baghrir (1,000 Hole Crepe) served with Orange Honey Butter Syrup & Candied Almonds. Price includes two alcoholic beverages. 228-818-2878. themaryc.org/?event=november-2017-date-night-morocco

6 p.m.-8 p.m.

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