Grand Bay NERR hosting Story Time for children March 16

21-6-CWS | March 11, 2021

BILOXI, Miss. – The Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (NERR) will host Story Time with author Rebecca Giles Tuesday, March 16, from 9 until 10 a.m. at the Grand Bay NERR Coastal Resource Center, located at 6005 Bayou Heron Road in Moss Point. Parents with children between the ages of two and five are invited to attend.


Giles will read from her recently published book, “Coastal Mississippi Alphabet,” with activities to follow the reading.


Space is limited and registration is required for the event. To register, email Avery Sward at

The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources is dedicated to enhancing, protecting and conserving marine interests of the state by managing all marine life, public trust wetlands, adjacent uplands and waterfront areas to provide for the optimal commercial, recreational, educational and economic uses of these resources consistent with environmental concerns and social changes. Visit the DMR online at