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WaterWays Events List presented by Ocean Springs Municipal Library

Programs and Events Schedule

10/20 Sat.; 10 am – 4 pm - Exhibit Opens

10/23 Tues.; 5:30 – 7:00 pm - Beauvoir: Restoration after Katrina, Jay Peterson, Curator of Beauvoir. Location: Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center 1600 Government St., Ocean Springs

10/24 Wed.; 10 – 10:45 am - Water-related Story time & Craft, Maureen Downey. Location: Ocean Springs Library 525 Dewey Ave., Ocean Springs

10/24 Wed.; 5:30 pm - Bousillage (Clay) Location: Pascagoula Library, 3214 Pascagoula Street, Pascagoula

10/25 Thurs.; 2 - 3 pm - Legacy of our Forests and Rivers, Else Martin, Jackson County Historical Society. Location: Ocean Springs Library, 525 Dewey Ave., Ocean Springs

10/28 Sun.; 2 - 4 pm - Presentation and Demonstration of Archeological Digs along MS Waterways, Cindy Carter-Davis, Mississippi Archaeological Assoc. Location: Twelve Oaks Nature Trail, 2695 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs

10/30 Tues.; 6 - 7 pm - Gulf Coast Research Lab Sci-Café: Walking your Watershed, Dr. Jessie Kastler, USM, Gulf Coast Research Lab. Location: Cedar Point, USM Marine Education Center, 101 Sweet Bay Drive , Ocean Springs

10/31 Wed.; 10 – 10:45 am - Water-related Story time & Craft, Maureen Downey. Location: Ocean Springs Library 525 Dewey Ave., Ocean Springs

11/1 Thurs.; 6 – 7:30 pm - Water/ Ways: Ebbs and Flows of Mississippi History, Dr. James Giesen, Water/ways Humanities Scholar. Location: Ocean Springs Library 525 Dewy Ave., Ocean Springs

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Partners: Grand Bay National Estuarine Research and Reserve, MS-AL Sea Grant, Friends of the OS Library, Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, Singing River Genealogy-Local History Library, USM GCRL Marine Education Center and Gunter Library, The Land Trust for the MS Coastal Plain, Biloxi Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum, Walter Anderson Museum of Art, Loyalty Systems, LLC and Coffee News of South MS.

Water-Ways Series Land Trust Archaeology program offered at Twelve Oaks - Oct. 28

The public is invited to attend a free WaterWays Smithsonian program presented by Twelve Oaks on Sunday, October 28, from 2 to 4 p.m., in Ocean Springs.
The Land Trust for the Mississippi Coastal Plain and Cindy Carter-Davis, Mississippi Archaeologist, will showcase exhibits from archaeological sites, and artifacts associated with Mississippi Waterways.
Children ages 6 and younger will be able to experience a representation of an archaeological dig. Exhibits will include artifacts from a shell midden on the east bank of the Pascagoula River, a mound site on the shore of the Gulf, Cedar Lake Island in the Tchoutacabouffa River, and more. An archaeological demonstration will also be available for viewing with volunteers available to answer questions.
Twelve Oaks is located at 1112 Hanley Road in Ocean Springs. For informaiton about the Land Trust, visit online at www.LTMCP.org.
To register, call the Land Trust at 228-435-9191.
For more information about the Water-Ways events, call the Ocean Springs library at 228-875-1193 or visit on-line at http:N2RH20.com. Community partners for the project include; Grand Bay National Estuarine Research and Reserve, MS-AL Sea Grant, Friends of the OS Library, Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center, Singing River Genealogy-Local History Library, USM GCRL Marine Education Center and Gunter Library, Land Trust for the MS Coastal Plain, Biloxi Maritime and Seafood Industry Museum, Walter Anderson Museum of Art, Loyalty Systems, LLC and Coffee News of South MS.
For more information about the Ocean Springs Municipal Library, visit the library website at www.jgrls.org.

 

11/3 Sat.; 10 am – 4 pm - Exhibit Open Peter Anderson Festival

11/4 Sun.; 10 am – 4 pm - Exhibit Open Peter Anderson Festival

11/6 Tues.; 5:30 - 7:30 pm - Living Shorelines-Master Naturalists, Dr. Eric Sparks, Asst. Extension, Professor. Location: Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center 1600 Government Street, Ocean Springs

11/7 Wed.; 10 – 10:45 am - Water related Story-time & Craft, Maureen Downey. Location: Ocean Springs Library 525 Dewey Ave., Ocean Springs

11/8 Thurs.; 6 – 7:30 pm - Microplastics-Citizen Science Teen Science Café, Mandy Sartain, Mississippi State Extension Office. Location: Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center 1600 Government Street, Ocean Springs

11/10 Sat.; 9:30 – 11:30 am - USM Marine Education Center Tour; Keeping it Green and Resilient (storm ready), Chris Snyder, Director Location: Cedar Point, USM Marine Education Center, 101 Sweet Bay Dr., Ocean Springs

11/12 Mon.; Exhibit Closed in Observance of Veteran’s Day

11/14 Wed.; 10 – 10:45 am - Water-related Story time & Craft, Maureen Downey. Location: Ocean Springs Library, 525 Dewey Ave., Ocean Springs

11/15 Thurs.; 3 – 7 pm - Educational Booths: Oysters and Seafood Safety/Terrapins & Turtle Exclusion Devices, Jessica Rankin/Avery Sward, Education Coordinator, Grand Bay NERR. Location: Ocean Springs Library, Ocean Springs Library 525 Dewey Ave. Ocean Springs, MS

11/17 Sat.; 9:30 am – 12:30 pm - Get N2RH20! – Kayaking/Canoeing/boating! The Grand Bay NERR, USM Marine Educational Center, call to reserve your free trip!

11/20 Tues.; Noon-1 pm - BP Oil Spill: 8 years later, Steve Shepard, Sierra Club. Ocean Springs Library, 525 Dewey Ave., Ocean Springs. Cedar Point, USM Marine Education Center, 101 Sweet Bay Drive, Ocean Springs

11/21 Wed. 10 – 10:45 am - Water-related Story time & Craft, Maureen Downey. Location: Ocean Springs Library, 525 Dewey Ave., Ocean Springs

11/27 Tues.; 6 - 7:30 pm - Gulf Coast Research Lab Sci-Café: History and Design of the Harrison County Seawall, Philip Shaw, Architect. Location: USM Gulf Coast Research Lab, Dining Hall 703 East Beach Drive Ocean Springs

11/28 Wed.; 10 – 10:45 am - Water-related Story time & Craft, Maureen Downey. Location: Ocean Springs Library, 525 Dewey Ave., Ocean Springs

11/29 Thurs.; 5:30-7:30 pm - #N2RH2O – Storytelling: How have storms affected the way of life along the MS Gulf Coast; entertainment, food, art, industry Rafe O’Neal, Julian Brunt, Mary Anderson Pickard, Connie Moran and Open Mic. Location: Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center 1600 Government Street, Ocean Springs

12/1 Sat.; 10 and Noon - Lessons from the Way of Water from Native Americans, Susie Marie, PhD. Location: Ocean Springs Sr. Citizens Center 514 Washington Avenue Ocean Springs

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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