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8 Days a Week

Del Banowetz waters his carrots and peppers earlier this year at 34th Street Wholistic Gardens in Gulfport. The 24th Street Wholistic Gardens invites volunteers to help in the community garden.
Del Banowetz waters his carrots and peppers earlier this year at 34th Street Wholistic Gardens in Gulfport. The 24th Street Wholistic Gardens invites volunteers to help in the community garden. ttisbell@sunherald.com

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

Date Night on the Pottery Wheel

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $25 per student. Couples will create two bowls to keep. Work is ready to pick up in about two weeks. Wear clothes that can get dirty. Snacks and drinks are welcome. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

6 p.m.-8 p.m.

‘Guys and Dolls’

Randolph Center, 315 Clark Ave., Pass Christian. $20. Frank Loesser’s musical comedy about rolling the dice and falling in love. For more information, and to buy tickets, visit pctp.brownpapertickets.com or call the box office at 228-452-3315.

7 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

‘All Shook Up’

Center Stage Theatre, 2670 Rue Palafox, Biloxi. $19.50 - $22.50. A jukebox musical with Elvis Presley music and with a book by Joe DiPietro. It’s 1955, and into a square little town somewhere in the Midwest rides a guitar-playing roustabout who changes everything and everyone he meets. Directed by Chuck White. 228-388-6258. centerstagebiloxi.org

7:30 p.m.

Friday night dinner dances

Amour Danzar Ballroom, 9355 County Farm Road, Gulfport. Dinner $6, dance $10. Amour Danzar hosts a dinner dance every Friday night from 7:30 to 10 p.m. $6 dinner from 7:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., $10 dance from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. 228-324-3730. amourdanzar@att.net

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

Saturday

Clay Babies: Clay Animals

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $13 per student. Monthly class for little artists who create and paint clay animals. Parents with younger children are encouraged to stay with their children during class to facilitate the experience. Children should wear clothes they can get dirty. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

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

Mudslingers

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $25 per person. Throw pots on pottery wheels and see if clay is your new hobby. Create two pots to keep. Works can be shipped out of town. Wear clothes that can get dirty. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

10 a.m.-noon

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.

Arts and Crafts Day

Farmers Market at Long Beach on the Town Green, Jeff Davis Ave. and 4th St., Long Beach. Vary. Community’s artists get to showcase and sell their arts and crafts. Every other month on the first Saturday of the month. The Arts and Crafts Days at The Farmers Market at Long Beach is looking for local vendors of hand crafted, non-food arts and crafts. Email: TFMatLongBeach@gmail.com. https://www.facebook.com/TFMatLongBeach/

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

Volunteer Day

34th Street Wholistic Gardens and Education Center, 808 34th St., 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 and more. A State Certified Farmers Market. TFMatLongBeach@gmail.com. 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

Back to School Health, Wellness Fair

Barksdale Pavilion in Jones Park, 1177 20th Ave., Gulfport. Free. Annual health and wellness fair for children. Over 50 local health, wellness, safety, and educational vendors will provide information, handouts to the children and parents. A child who gets seven different initials from different vendors will receive a free drawstring book bag.

9 a.m.-noon

Teen Movie Saturday

Ocean Springs Municipal Library, 525 Dewey Ave. Free. Movie showcases a new space romance film and is rated PG-13. Light refreshments and popcorn. For teens ages 12 through 17.

6 p.m.

Minecraft Club for Teens

Ocean Springs Municipal Library, 525 Dewey Ave. Free. Create and build, and bring your own computer or laptop or game system. Participants must have own copy of Minecraft. For ages 8 to 17. Sign up at the desk and receive a schedule. Children under 10 must have parent or guardian present.

10 a.m.-noon

Sunday

St Rose de Lima Live Auction

St. Rose De Lima Holy Spirit Center, 301 S. Necaise Ave., Bay St. Louis. Sixth annual benefit live auction. Preview starts at 11 a.m. No buyers premium, no reserves. Concessions available. Collectibles, antiques, art, tools, kitchenware, pottery, toys, games, sporting goods, furniture, primitives, vintage Christmas sets, lamps, holiday decorations, dishes, more. Cash, check, credit card accepted. All money raised to benefit St. Rose. Auctioneer Jack Schornick.

2 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Monday

Pre-school Story Hour

Waveland Public Library, 345 Coleman Ave., Waveland. Story hours features themes and activities designed to inspire children to learn to read. Programs last about one half hour, depending upon activity. 228-467-9240. www.hancocklibraries.info

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

Adult Summer Reading Kick-off

Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library, 312 U.S. 90, Bay St. Louis. “Build A Better World” is the theme. Special guest speakers, book suggestions and refreshments. 228-467-5282. www.hancocklibraries.info

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

Swing Ballroom Dance Lessons

Pascagoula Public Library, 3214 Pascagoula St., Pascagoula. Free. Lessons on Mondays in August in the meeting room. Adults learn basic dance moves to jazz, R&B and upbeat classical music, use dance styles of swing and ballroom. Instructor: Montrelle Ramey. Sign up at front desk or call 228-769-3060. 228-769-3060. www.jgrls.org

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

Beer and Books Cigar Chat

Cigars in the Pass, 124 Davis Ave., Pass Christian. Free. The One Book, One Pass 2017 selection is “The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks About Race” by Coast native Jesmyn Ward. Cigars in the Pass is sponsoring the Beer and Books Cigar Chat for men only. Copies of the book are available at the Pass Christian Library. www.harrison.lib.ms.us

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

Art in Mind

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. Free. In conjunction with Alzheimer’s Mississippi, the Art in Mind program is designed to provide meaningful social engagement for individuals with early- to mid-stage dementia and their caregivers. Art activity and discussion followed by lunch. Registration: Rhea Miner, curator@georgeohr.org or call 228-374-5547. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

9:30 a.m.-11 a.m.

Tuesday

Oil Painting Made Simple

Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs. $200 members, $210 nonmembers. Learn the principles of oil painting in an experimental way. All levels welcome. Learn fundamentals of color mixing, composition, paint application, brush work, creating the illusion of light and depth, and creating texture. Students will develop their personal styles and complete a painting. Instructor: Monique Moniot Greathouse. Registration deadline: Aug. 1. Fee does not include supplies. Eight-week course. 228-818-2878. themaryc.org

10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Homeschool Clay Class

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $13 per person. Clay class for children with projects featuring a different clay technique each week. Parents must register in advance. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

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

Pre-school Story Hour

Pearlington Public Library, 6096 First Ave., Pearlington. Children newborn to five years of age. Story hours feature themes and activities designed to inspire children to learn to read. Programs last about one hour, depending upon activity. 228-533-0755. www.hancocklibraries.info

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

In a Hot Minute Class

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, 246 Dolan Ave., Gulfport. $35. A series of classes based on a cookbook Julian Brunt and Kim Wilson are writing. The cookbook is designed for people on the go. This week’s class will feature four recipes using rice and beans. 228-897-6039. www.lmdc.org

5 p.m.-8 p.m.

Evening story times

Gautier Public Library, 2100 Library Lane, Gautier. Free. Preschoolers and parents will hear stories from books, sing songs and do simple crafts. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Refreshments provided. jgrls.org

6 p.m.

Intermediate Wheel Throwing

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $220 per student. Class focuses on throwing larger pieces, making handles, spouts, and lidded vessels. Addresses altering techniques and creating and designing more difficult forms like oval casserole dishes, pitchers, lidded jars, and bottles. Basic throwing skills required. Class fee includes all instruction, glazing, and firing costs. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Starting a Fall Garden

Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library, 312 U.S. 90, Bay St. Louis. Hancock County Agent Christian Stephenson will discuss how to start a fall garden. 228-467-5282. www.hancocklibraries.info

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

Hegwood Biloxi Community Market

Downtown Biloxi Farmers’ Market, 949 W. Howard Ave, Biloxi. Charles R. Hegwood Biloxi Community Market, under the I-110 overpass.

7 a.m.-5 p.m.

Beginning Ballroom Dance Classes

Amour Danzar Ballroom, 9355 County Farm Road, Gulfport. $80. Learn the waltz, foxtrot, swing, rumba, and cha-cha. 228-324-3730.

7:30 p.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 class. Learn fundamentals of wheel throwing, including the making of cylinders, bowls, and cups with handles. Basic introduction to glazing\. Class fee includes one 25-pound bag of clay. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Pre-school Story Hours

Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library, 312 U.S. 90, Bay St. Louis. Children newborn to five years. Story hours feature themes and activities designed to inspire children to learn to read. Programs last about one hour, depending upon activity. 228-467-5282. www.hancocklibraries.info

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

Android Phones and Tablets

Waveland Public Library, 345 Coleman Ave., Waveland. Learn about settings, finding and using the most helpful and popular apps, and taking and storing photos. Bring your fully charged device, Google ID and password. Registration required: 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk. Deadline to register is Aug. 8. 228-467-9240. www.hancocklibraries.info/digital-literacy-classes

10:30 a.m.-noon

W.O.W. Luncheon

Knight Nonprofit Center, 11975 Seaway Road, Gulfport. Free to attend; all-inclusive catered lunch for $10. Women of Wisdom August Luncheon with Dr. Aimee Clute. 228-284-2449. www.wowgulfcoast.com

Noon-1 p.m.

Coloring for Grownups

Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library, 312 U.S. 90, Bay St. Louis. Color a page or two. Coloring pages and crayons provided, or bring your own. 228-467-5282. www.hancocklibraries.info

5 p.m.-7 p.m.

Advanced ballroom dance classes

Amour Danzar Ballroom, 9355 County Farm Road, Gulfport. $80. Eight consecutive weeks starting July 19. 228-324-3730.

6 p.m.

Book Lovers Day

East Central Public Library, 21801 Slider Road, Hurley. Stop in at the library for coffee, a pastry from Dixie Depot and a free book in celebration of National Book Lovers Day. See new materials and services. Details: 588-6263.

10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Thursday

Pre-school Story Hour

Kiln Public Library, 17065 Hwy. 603, Kiln. Library story hours are designed for newborn to children five years. Include reading, crafts and fun. 228-255-1724. www.hancocklibraries.info

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

Matinee in the Bay Movie

Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library, 312 U.S. 90, Bay St. Louis. A film about three lifelong pals, desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, who risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money. Popcorn and drink served, 228-467-5282. www.hancocklibraries.info/digital-literacy-classes

2 p.m.-4 p.m.

Coloring Event for Adults

Vancleave Public Library, 12604 Highway 57, Vancleave. No charge. Color Me Green coloring for adults age 17 and up. Music, nature themed bookmarks and coloring pages. Relax, unwind, socialize and enjoy light refreshments provided by the Friends of the Vancleave Library. www.jgrls.org

2 p.m.-4 p.m.

Watercolor and Coffee

Gautier Public Library, 2100 Library Lane, Gautier. No charge. Get creative using the medium of instant coffee for painting on watercolor paper. Sketch your own line art or use the provided drawing. Supplies and refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Gautier Library. Intended for ages 12 and up. Seating limited; registration suggested: 228-497-4531. www.jgrls.org

4 p.m.-6 p.m.

Pearlington Afternoon Movie

Pearlington Public Library, 6096 First Ave., Pearlington. When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician, setting into motion a series of unexpected events. 228-533-0755. www.hancocklibraries.info

5 p.m.-7 p.m.

Wellness Session on Gluten

Ocean Springs Municipal Library, 525 Dewey Ave., Ocean Springs. Free. “Gluten: What you should know” presented by Dr. Liana Rodriguez, D.O. Topics: what gluten is, what foods contain gluten, the problems associated with gluten, differences between gluten allergy verses sensitivity and intolerance. 228-875-1193. www.jgrls.org

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

Pedal in the Pass

War Memorial Park, Scenic Drive, Pass Christian. Free. Pedal in the Pass is a bike ride followed by a Dutch-treat dinner at a downtown restaurant. Helmets are required to ride. 228-452-3315.

6 p.m.

Historical Society of Gulfport

West Side Community Center, 4006 8th Street, Gulfport. Speaker: Trevor Smith from the Jefferson Davis campus of Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. Topic: “Banana Empire: The Building of the United Fruit Company during America’s Gilded Age.” 228-861-6600. www.historicalsocietyofgulfport.org

6 p.m.-7 p.m.

Beginning Handbuilding in Functional Pottery

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $220 per student, $20 materials fee. Six-week introductory hand-building pottery class. Learn fundamentals of working off pottery wheel, to include working with pinch pots, coils and slabs. Also, basic introduction to glazing and work with cone 6 glazes. Fee includes one 25-pound bag of clay and a basic tool kit. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Tennessee Smokies at Biloxi Shuckers

MGM Park, 145 Caillavet St., Biloxi. $7-$22, not including Ticketmaster fees. The Biloxi Shuckers will take on the visiting team Tennessee Smokies in this minor league matchup. 228-233-3465.

6:35 p.m.

Intermediate Ballroom Dance Lessons

Amour Danzar Ballroom, 9355 County Farm Road, Gulfport. $80. Classes will be held eight consecutive weeks 228-324-3730.

7:30 p.m.

Oil Painting with Frank Janca

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi. $235. Learn fundamentals of oil painting or explore advanced techniques. All experience levels. Class will focus on a variety of subject matter. Registration required: georgeohr.org or 228-374-5547. 228-374-5547. georgeohr.org

9:30 a.m.-noon

Dungeons and Dragons Games

Lucedale-George County Library, 507 Oak St. Free. Dungeons and Dragons game play every Thursday in August. Join local Dungeon Master Ken Burgan, who will teach beginners how to play. Snacks provided. Must be 13 or older to participate. Sign up is required: 947-2123.

4:30-7 p.m.

Line Dancing Classes

Pascagoula Public Library, 3214 Pascagoula St. Free. Line Dancing at the library every Thursday in August. All ages are invited to join Ericka Nicholson, who will teach from beginner to advanced, using all types of music. Registration needed: 228-769-3060.

6-7:30 p.m.

Friday

Second Friday Book Club

Kiln Public Library, 17065 Hwy. 603, Kiln. Discussion topic: “Mississippi Burning” by Greg Iles 228-255-1724. www.hancocklibraries.info

10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Pascagoula Movie Under the Stars

Beach Park, 600 City Park St., Pascagoula. Free. Concessions available for purchase. Bring a lawn chair or picnic blanket. Rain out location will be the Pascagoula Recreation Center. 228-938-2356.

8:15 p.m.

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