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Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Broken Rainbow for Children
Broken Rainbow is a 10-week program for children who are having difficulty dealing with a divorce or death in their family. Call to register your child. The first three sessions are open to anyone, but no new participants will be accepted to the program af...
First United Methodist Church
Gulfport, MS

Mon 9/24/18 - Thu 9/27/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Religious
Griefshare: Grief Recovery Support Group
Griefshare is a nondenominational group and features biblical teaching on grief and recovery topics. Monday nights at 6. 228-596-6947.
Rodenberg Church of Christ
Biloxi, MS

Mon 9/24/18 at 6pm
Mon 10/1/18 at 6pm
Mon 10/8/18 at 6pm
Mon 10/15/18 at 6pm
Mon 10/22/18 at 6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, History/Science
Pass Christian Historical Society: The History of the Associated Branch Pilots
Albro P. Michel, Jr., will give a talk on the history of the Associated Branch Pilots (aka Bar Pilots). Chartered by the State of Louisiana in 1879, this is the oldest continuing partnership/business in the state. The Association is important for keeping t...
Pass Christian Historical Society
Pass Christian, MS

Mon 9/24/18 at 12pm-1:30pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Pre-K Storytime: Dragons
Storytimes, which last 30 to 40 minutes, are every Monday and include stories, songs and a craft project. Open to all ages, but recommended for ages 2 to 5.
Woolmarket Public Library
Biloxi, MS

Mon 9/24/18 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Green/Environmental, Nature
GCRL Science Cafe: Mississippi Milkweeds for Monarchs
Learn about the decline of Mississippi's many native milkweed species, the impact on monarch butterfly populations and what people can do to help bring them back.
Gulf Coast Research Laboratory
Ocean Springs, MS

Tue 9/25/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
Historical Society hosts Author
Randall Ladnier was born in Gulfport and holds degrees from USM. He has been researching Gulf Coast history for over 25 years. His book, "The Brides of La Baleine, recounts the 1721 arrival of several young women in Biloxi on the ship La Baleine.
Pascagoula Public Library
Pascagoula, MS

Tue 9/25/18 at 6pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Meeting
Historical Society of Gulfport
John Cuevas will sign copies of his book, "Lost Gulfport."
Gulfport Galleria of Fine Art
Gulfport, MS

Tue 9/25/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Meeting
Divorce Recovery Workshop
Divorce Recovery Workshop is a program that meets once a week for 10 weeks to help people going through a divorce or separation. Participants hear a speaker the first hour, with group discussion following.
First United Methodist Church
Gulfport, MS

Thu 9/27/18 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Meeting, Community Event
Grief Recovery Workshop
The workshop is for anyone dealing with the emotional issues that follow the death of a loved one. In addition to hearing speakers, participants share experiences and discuss issues related to grief and loss. Meets Thursday evenings for 10 weeks.
First United Methodist Church
Gulfport, MS

Thu 9/27/18 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Community Event
One Book One Pass Poetry Event
In connection with Pass Christian’s community reading project, One Book, One Pass, the town is sponsoring a poetry contest on the theme of the 2018 book selection, “The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea.” Prizes will be awarded for the best poems relatin...
Selah Yoga
Pass Christian, MS

Thu 9/27/18 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Pre-K Storytime: Nature at Night
PreK Storytimes, which last 45 minutes to an hour, are every Thursday and include stories, songs and activities. Open to all ages, but recommended for ages 2 to 5.
East Biloxi Library
Biloxi, MS

Thu 9/27/18 at 10am till 11am, 4pm till 5pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Green/Environmental
Science Cafe: Making Heads & Tails of the Gulf of Mexico Red Snapper Fishery
Amanda Jefferson, an extension program assistant at MSU’s Coastal Research and Extension Center will give an overview of the history of the Gulf of Mexico red snapper fishery and the management of the fishery, and then discuss a Gulf-wide known as the Grea...
Orange Grove Public Library
Gulfport, MS

Tue 10/2/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Conference
Harrison County Democratic Executive Committee Meeting
This is the local governing body for the Democratic Party in Mississippi, which is part of the National Democratic Party.
American Legion – Joe Graham Post 119
Gulfport, MS

Sat 10/6/18 at 9am-10am
Sat 11/3/18 at 9am-10am
Sat 12/1/18 at 9am-10am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Volunteer Event
OOMA Volunteer Meeting
Spend your afternoon with OOMA staff and volunteers to learn more about the museum and ways you can help.
Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art
Biloxi, MS

Mon 10/8/18 at 12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, History/Science
Pass Christian Historical Society: "Do You Know How Picayune Got Its Name"
Mike Fitzwilliam will talk about the subject of his book, "Do You Know How Picayune Got Its Name?"The presentation will include the fascinating history of Eliza Poitevent Nicholson (aka Pearl Rivers).
Pass Christian Historical Society
Pass Christian, MS

Mon 10/8/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Green/Environmental
Coffee With Friends: Living Shorelines
Sara Martin with MSU Coastal Research Center will give a talk, “Living Shorelines: Protecting Property and the Environment.” A natural alternative to hardened structures such as bulkheads, these so-called “living shorelines” are made of living elements, s...
Pass Christian Public Library
Pass Christian, MS

Thu 10/11/18 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Lymphedema Risk Awareness Meeting
Educational sessions for cancer patients to understand signs, symptoms and treatments for Lymphedema after surgery or radiation therapy.
Singing River Health System Neuroscience Center
Ocean Springs, MS

Wed 10/17/18 at 4pm-4:45pm
Wed 11/21/18 at 4pm-4:45pm
Wed 12/19/18 at 4pm-4:45pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
One Book One Pass Author Presentation by Jack E. Davis
Over much of 2018, residents of Pass Christian have have read "The Gulf: The Making of an American Sea," engaged in discussions and attended documentary screenings and other programs. The book's author, Jack E. Davis, will give a presentation on the book a...
Randolph Center
Pass Christian, MS

Wed 10/17/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Marianne Williamson: Love America Tour
Marianne Williamson is an acclaimed spiritual author and lecturer. She has been a popular guest on television and her published books have been New York Times Best Sellers, four of them reaching No. 1. Buy tickets at http://fumc-gulfport.org/discover/mari...
First United Methodist Church
Gulfport, MS

Sat 10/20/18 at 4:30pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Class/Workshop
Traveling Trunk 5-Hour Workshop for Teachers
The trunk contains various artifacts along with historical information and handouts that students can read and discuss. This workshop will take teachers through the contents of Traveling Trunk and how to use them with students. It is worth 5 CEUs.
Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center
Ocean Springs, MS

Sat 10/27/18 at 10am-1pm
    

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