Local Events

This Week events in South Mississippi: Dec. 28-Jan. 3

SUN HERALD/FILEBefore the spring semester begins, bring your teenagers to the Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art in Biloxi for a little artistic fun on pottery wheel from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.
SUN HERALD/FILEBefore the spring semester begins, bring your teenagers to the Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art in Biloxi for a little artistic fun on pottery wheel from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.

School's Out Holiday Camp: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 28-30, Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport. Cost: $35 per day and $200 for six-day camp. Pottery, baking, gift making, arts and crafts and more. Designed for kindergarten to fifth grade. Space is limited. Details: 897-6039 or lmdc.org.

Jackson County Utility Authority meeting: 4 p.m., 1225 Jackson Ave., Pascagoula. Details: 762-0119.

Line dancing classes: 6 p.m., Pascagoula Public Library, 3214 Pascagoula St. Led by Ericka Nicholson. All ages welcome. Details: 769-3060.

Christmas at Beauvoir: 6-8 p.m. through Thursday, Beauvoir, 2244 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Enjoy the gardens and Christmas lights. Cost: $5 per car. Details: 388-4400.

Ice skating: 6 and 8:30 p.m. Dec. 28-31; 3:30, 6 and 8:30 p.m. Jan. 2; 2, 4:30 and 7 p.m. Jan. 3, Coast Coliseum, Biloxi. Tickets include admission and skate rental while supplies last. Purchase tickets in person at the box office 30 minutes before each session. Details/tickets: 594-3707.

TUESDAY

Red Cross blood drive: Noon-6 p.m. Dec. 29-30, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 31, Edgewater Mall, 2600 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Participants will receive free T-shirts while supplies last. Details: 1-800-733-2767.

Polar Bear Art: 1:30-3:30 p.m., Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Cost: $12 per person. Ages 7 and older. Details: 374-5547.

Family movie matinee: 2 p.m., Pass Christian Public Library, 111 Hiern Ave. Bring the family and enjoy "Rotten Tomatoes." Details: 452-4596.

WEDNESDAY

Teen Mudslingers pottery event: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Cost: $25 per person. Designed for ages 12-17. Details: 374-5547.

THURSDAY

Countdown to Noon: 10 a.m.-noon, Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport. Music, snacks, ball drop and more. Included with museum admission. Details: 897-6039 or lmdc.org.

New Year's Eve Dance Party: 6:30-7:30 p.m. seating, 7:30-8:30 potluck dinner, 8 p.m.-12:30 a.m. dancing, Amour Danzar Ballroom, 9355 County Farm Road, Gulfport. Blue Star Orchestra will perform. Cost: $50. Reservations required. Details: 324-3730.

New Year's Eve Tango Night at the Ohr: 8 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Cost: $10. Details: 374-5547.

New Year's Eve dance: 9 p.m., The French Club of Biloxi, 182 Howard Ave. Party favors, champagne and breakfast. Cost: $20. Details: 436-6472.

FRIDAY

First Celebrity Basketball Game: 7 p.m., Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, Biloxi. Features State Rep. Jeramy Anderson and City Councilman Felix Gines. Proceeds benefit Veterans Support Fund at Back Bay Mission. Cost: $8 at the door, $6 in advance. Free to ages 12 and younger. Details: 806-8880.

SUNDAY

Ocean Springs Elks Lodge 2501 breakfast: 9-11 a.m., 2501 Beachview Drive, Ocean Springs. Cost: $7.

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