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WHAT'S HAPPENING for May (Updated MAY 31)

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Veterans breakfast: 9 a.m., McElroy's, 705 Bienville Blvd., Ocean Springs. Free to veterans. Presented by Bradford-O'Keefe Funeral Home. Details: 872-2699.

Technology at your Fingertips: 10 a.m. tablets for seniors and 1 p.m. Facebook events and ads, Pass Christian Public Library, 111 Hiern Ave. Class size is limited. Details: 452-4596.

Homeschool Clay Play: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. or 1:30-3 p.m., Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art, Ceramics Studio, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Cost: $12 per child/per project. Designed for ages 6 years old and older. Class size limit will be 15 students per session. Theme: Mixed Media Robot Sculptures. Details: 374-5547.

Celebration of Partnership ceremony: 2 p.m., VT Halter Marine Pascagoula operations, 900 Bayou Casotte Parkway. Keynote speaker: Sen. Roger Wicker. Guest speaker: Rear Adm. Timothy C. Gallaudet, U.S. Navy oceanographer.

Julia Reed and William Dunlap book signing: 5-6:30 p.m., Pass Books/Cat Island Coffeehouse, 300 E. Scenic Drive, Pass Christian. Features Reed's "South: Spirited Entertaining and High Style Fun All Year Long" and Dunlap's "Short Mean Fiction: Words and Pictures." Details: 222-4827.

Crime Prevention and Awareness Workshop: 6 p.m., Kreole Primary School, 6312 Martin Luther King Blvd., Moss Point. For East Moss Point residents. Details: 474-2345.

Science Cafe: 6-7:30 p.m., Gulf Coast Research Laboratory, Dining Hall, 703 E. Beach Drive, Ocean Springs. Refreshments. Theme: A Life Among the Dolphins. Presenter: Jeff Siegel, scientist, author, musician, teacher and marine biologist. Details: 872-4213.

Mexican Cooking class with Melissa Cooper Brumfield: 6-8:30 p.m., Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport. Cost: $30-35. Details: 897-6039.

Hand-building class with extruded clay (class one of eight): 6-9 p.m., Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art, Ceramics Studio, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Cost: $35 members and $38.50 nonmembers. Designed for beginners ages 14 years old and older. Class size limited to 10. Details: 374-5547.