Local Events

Things to do this week in South Mississippi: Nov. 13-19

Christian Stephenson, Hancock County Extension agent, will present a program on holiday plants, including poinsettias, at the Pass Christian Public Library on Nov. 15.
Christian Stephenson, Hancock County Extension agent, will present a program on holiday plants, including poinsettias, at the Pass Christian Public Library on Nov. 15. Sun Herald file

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Monday

Pet Food, 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 drop off locations in Harrison and Jackson counties. 228-875-4063. www.facebook.com/oslionsclubpetproject/

Weekly Crochet Club

Vancleave Public Library, 12604 Highway 57. Free; bring own supplies. Open to any experience level. Instructor: Teresa Busby.

1 p.m.-3 p.m.

DIY with YouTube

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

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.

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.

Noon-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. 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. Rehearsals for the 65th season of George F. Handel’s “The Messiah.” Rehearsals each Monday at 6 p.m. Auditions not necessary. 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. Fee of $2 per person to cover use of building. 228-875-4236. facebook.com/OSTableTennis/

6 p.m.

Affordable Care Act Enrollment Assistance

Pass Christian Public Library, 111 Hiern Ave. Free. Deadline to enroll or re-enroll for the Affordable Care Act health insurance program is Dec. 15. Claudette Jones, a certified health care application counselor with Coastal Family Health, will provide 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. Free. Pass Christian Historical Society monthly meeting. Shadowz Paranormal Investigations is a science-based team from Biloxi and Knoxville, Tennessee. 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. 228-539-1253. gulfcoastbridge.bridgesite.org/

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

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. 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.

Noon-1:30 p.m.

Tulane Open House

Tulane School of Professional Advancement — Biloxi, 2650 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. For prospective students at the school’s Mississippi Coast Campus. 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. Free. Bring a favorite microwave-safe coffee mug. Create and trade microwave, single-serve cake recipes cooked in coffee cups. Registration required: 228-475-7462.

6 p.m.

Holiday Relaxation Class

Pass Christian Public Library, 111 Hiern Ave. Free (donations accepted for instructional costs). Instructor will incorporate gentle yoga with extended stretching, relaxation, meditation. 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. Details: Mike Alexander, 228-832-6924 or m.alexander@harrison.lib.ms.us; or Adrienne McPhaul, 228-214-3467 or Adrienne.mcphaul@usm.edu.

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. 228-374-5547.

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.

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. 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.

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.

‘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 singers and songwriters. 228-388-6258. centerstagebiloxi.org

7:30 p.m. Nov. 14-18, 2 p.m. Nov. 19

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. Details: 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. 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. 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. 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.

10:30 a.m.-noon

Tech Savvy Tips

Waveland Public Library, 345 Coleman Ave. 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. Free. Christian Stephenson, Hancock County Extension agent, will present a program on holiday plants, including Christmas trees, amaryllis, kalanchoe, poinsettias. 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 symptoms and how to manage them. 228-818-9620.

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

Christmas Ornament Crafts

Pascagoula Public Library, 3214 Pascagoula St. Free. Create hand-made ornaments. 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, 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, $60 for all 4. 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. Nov. 15 - Casserole Dish Carrier and Vintage Bread Basket Warmer. 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. 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.

Southern Christmas Carol

Ethel Holden Brownstone Center for the Arts, 101 Highway 11 North, Poplarville. $5 general admission. An adaptation by Christopher Flynn of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” featuring Pearl River Community College instructors and students. 601-403-1180.

7 p.m. Nov. 15, 16

Thursday

Files, Folders, Flash Drives

Waveland Public Library, 345 Coleman Ave. 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. 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.-noon

Children’s Story Hour

Kiln Public Library, 17065 Hwy. 603. Children’s Story Hours for children up to 5 years of age. 228-255-1724.

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 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.

Ladies Auxiliary Holiday Shopping Extravaganza

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

5 p.m.-8 p.m.

Hospice Seminar

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

5:30 p.m.

D.I.Y. Spa Night

St. Martin Public Library, 15004 Lemoyne Blvd., Biloxi. Free. 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. 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. Mississippi Gulf Coast Toastmasters regular meeting. Learn to be a better presenter. Details: 228-234-5198.

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

Women’s Health Forum

Ocean Springs Municipal Library, 525 Dewey Ave. 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. Registration suggested: 228-875-1193.

6 p.m.

Third Thursday Family Art Night

Salvation Army Kroc Center, 575 Division St., Biloxi. $7 per person. Bring the family and create 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. 228-374-5547. www.georgeohr.org/product/beginning-handbuilding-thursdays-november-9-december-21-600-900-pm/

6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Songs, Stories Radio Show

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. 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

Gulfport Galleria of Fine Arts, 1300 24th Ave. $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. 228-374-5547. https://www.georgeohr.org/classes/

9:30 a.m.-noon

Annual Senior Citizen Thanksgiving Luncheon

New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, 255 Main St., Biloxi. Free. Annual Thanksgiving luncheon for senior citizens. 228-313-1804.

Noon-3 p.m.

Friday

Invitational Art Market

Coast Episcopal School — Gail Keenan Art Center, 5065 Espy Ave., Long Beach. 5-100. Art show. 228-452-9442.

10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Children’s Story Hour

East Hancock County Library, 4545 Shepherd Square, Diamondhead. Children’s Story Hours are for children up to 5 years of age. 228-255-4800. www.hancocklibraries.info

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

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.

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.

‘Annie’

Gulfport Little Theatre, 2600 13th Ave. $16 general admission, $13 seniors and military, $11 children and students. Family-friendly musical based on the popular stories of “Little Orphan Annie.” 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. 17, 18; 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 19

‘The Enigma’

Bay St. Louis Little Theatre, 398 Blaize Ave. $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. 17, 18; 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 19

Mert’s Satsumas

Mert’s Satsumas, 14380 Duckworth Road, Gulfport. $20 bucket. Mert’s Satsumas you-pick will continue 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.

Saturday

Gallery Talk

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Free. Maurice Turgeau with “Brief History of Motorsports and its Influence on Motorcycle Design Past and Present.” Coincides with “The Wind in Your Hair: Vintage Motorcycles” exhibition, which runs through Feb. 24. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

1 p.m.-3 p.m.

Urchin Vessel Workshop

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $45. No prior clay experience required. Students will learn handbuilding techniques to create their own legs or spikes to attach to pre-prepared vessel forms. 228-374-5547. www.georgeohr.org/product/urchin-vessel-workshop-saturday-november-18-100-pm-400-pm/

1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Mississippi Gulf Coast Camellia Society Show

Orange Grove Lyman Community Center, 13472 Highway 49 North, Gulfport. Free. Hundreds of camellia blooms on display; plant experts available to answer questions about camellias. Raffles; landscape and specialty camellias for sale. Help available for those who would like to enter blooms in the show. 228-831-0701. facebook mississippigulfcoastcamelliasociety

1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Jewelry Making

Ina Thompson Moss Point Library, 4119 Bellview St. Free. Learn basic jewelry making from Ayana. Take home a pair of earrings, necklace or bracelet. All materials provided. Seating limited; registration required: 228-475-7462.

10 a.m.

Sit, Stay, READ! Children’s Reading Program

Pass Christian Public Library, 111 Hiern Ave. Free. Visiting Pet Teams of South Mississippi program provides a way for children to improve their communication and reading skills while visiting with a four-legged friend. Reading sessions usually last 30 minutes. Children must not be afraid of or be allergic to animals. No need to pre-register. Children must be accompanied by a parent. Details: 228-452-4596 or email passchristianlibrary@gmail.com. 228-452-4596. harrison.lib.ms.us/staff/

10 a.m.-noon

Mudslingers

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $25 per person. See if clay is your new hobby. Create two pots to keep; they will be glazed and ready to pick up two weeks from class date. Wear clothes that can get dirty. Class limited to 10 students. 228-374-5547. www.georgeohr.org/product/mudslingers-saturday-november-4-1030-1230-pm/

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

Sit! Stay! Read! for Children

Pascagoula Public Library, 3214 Pascagoula St. Free. Sit! Stay! Read! Children read one-on-one to licensed pet therapy dogs to help improve their reading skills. Children must be accompanied by parent, grandparent, or adult guardian. Details: 228-769-3060, ext. #1. 228-769-3060.

Noon-2 p.m.

Family Movie Saturday

Ocean Springs Municipal Library, 525 Dewey Ave. Free. Story of a popular children’s book character in his underpants; rated G. Light refreshments and popcorn; your own snacks and folding chair or blanket. 228-875-1193.

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

Father/Daughter Pottery Night

Salvation Army Kroc Center, 575 Division St., Biloxi. $40 per couple, $15 additional child. Enjoy dinner and spending quality time with your child while creating a project from clay. 228-207-1218.

5 p.m.-7 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 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.

Farmers Market

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

7 a.m.-11 a.m.

Belles & Buoys Square Dance

Lyman Senior Center, 14592 County Farm Road, Gulfport. $10 quarterly dance. Belles & Buoys Square Dance. Caller: Bubby Mingus, curer: Richard Matthews.Details: Nell Knott, 228-831-3127. 228-832-2606. bellesandbuoys.web.com

7:30 p.m.-10:30 p.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 decor, 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. Local produce, baked goods, dairy, beef, pork, goat, lamb, honey.

8:30 a.m.-noon

Annual Arts & Crafts Festival

Vancleave Public Library, 12604 Highway 57. Free admission. The Vancleave Friends of the Library’s 21st Annual Vancleave Arts and Crafts Fair and Book Sale. More than 30 crafts and arts booth vendors. Crafts for kids, entertainment. Book sale inside the library. Details: 228-826-5857. www.JGRLS.org

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Protecting Your Pet’s Future

Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library, 312 U.S. 90. Do you have a plan for your pet’s care in the event they outlive you? Erich Nichols of Williams & Nichols, P.A. will discuss the ways you can arrange for their care and have your wishes clearly understood. 228-467-5282. www.hancocklibraries.info

9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.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.

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