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Medgar Evers Library | May 20, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019

Do you have homework assignments or a project due? The purpose of the Homework Club program is to provide K-4th grade students with a resource for completing daily school assignments and special projects during the academic year. The program is on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-5:00 PM at the Medgar Evers Library. Please call 601-982-2867 for additional information.

Medgar Evers Library | Sep 06, 2019 - Dec 21, 2019

September 6 through December 21, the Metro Jackson Section of the National Council for Negro Women conducts the program. Girls Who Code (GWC) is a national computer coding program that has been in operation for the last seven years to train girls how to code. Registration is required to participate.

Every Friday, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM - Grades 3-5
Every Saturday, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Grades 6-12

For more information about the program, visit https://www.girlswhocode.com.

Annie Thompson Jeffers Library | Oct 03, 2019 - Nov 21, 2019

In the expanded food and nutrition education program, Mrs. Barbara Rendalls, nutrition educator, will present a series of topics.

1. Farm-to-table kitchen basics
2. Fruits and vegetables
3. Dairy
4. Grains
5. Proteins

This is a good program for school aged children to learn healthy choices.

October 3, 10
November 7, 14, 21
3:45 PM

Willie Morris Library | Oct 08, 2019 - Oct 22, 2019

Game Night has moved! On the second and fourth Tuesday of every month, enjoy a night of games and fun with your friends and family. Learn a new board or card game during Table Time or try out the Nintendo Switch during Nintendo Night! This month, prepare for battle on October 22 to enter our Super Smash Bros. Ultimate competition!

October 8 & 22
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Fannie Lou Hamer Library | Oct 10, 2019 - Oct 30, 2019

Location: Golden Key Center Meeting Room

The programs are a continuation of our Community Helpers series. We will shine the spotlight on the many wonderful people who make our communities better places to live, work, and play. We will have activities and crafts to accompany each program. Storytimes will include sharing with patrons who is Fannie Lou Hamer and several First Facts books about Community Helpers at Work; "A Day in the life of a Dentist", "A Day in the Life of a Doctor", "A Day in the Life of an Emergency Medical Technician", "A Day in the Life of a Police Officer" & etc. Participants will see what a real ambulance looks like inside, and what to do in case of a fire! Crafts will include construction paper, Popsicle sticks, stickers and an assortment of materials to make hats, badges, masks and costumes. There will be plenty of coloring sheets as well.

Beginning Oct 7, 2019, tweens and teens are challenged to design a costume based on/of their favorite book, author or character. This may also include community helpers. Participants' costumes must be completed by Oct. 29th.

October 15, 23, 25, 29, 30
10:00 AM

Medgar Evers Library | Oct 19, 2019 - Dec 21, 2019

Come get creative with LEGOs! This is a recurring monthly program on third Saturdays. All LEGOs are provided.

October 19
November 16
December 21
1:30 PM

Margaret Walker Alexander Library | October 21, 2019

It is Reptile Awareness Day and here at Alexander, we have a special treat planned for you! Please join us at 10 a.m. as we welcome a special guest to come speak with everyone about reptiles. For more information, please contact the Alexander Library at (601) 354-8911.

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Bolden Moore Library | October 24, 2019

On Thursday, October 24th at 4:00 PM, the Bolden Moore Library will have a Goosebumps Halloween Party, which will entail plenty of fun, fright and fantastical phenomena. Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween will be screened for all to enjoy, and popcorn, candy, ice cream and punch will be served. Attendees are strongly encouraged to bring a friend and wear a costume. For more information, please call the Bolden Moore Library at (601) 922-6076.

4:00 PM

Margaret Walker Alexander Library | October 24, 2019

In honor of National Food Day, let us celebrate by reading a story about what happens when the food in the fridge has a fight at night! For more information, please contact the Alexander Library at (601) 354-8911.

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Willie Morris Library | October 28, 2019

Unleash your creativity at Create Club. This month, join us for a face painting challenge, and transform your family and friends.

3:30 PM

Bolden Moore Library | October 28, 2019

On Monday, October 28th at 10:00 AM, Pat the Leprechaun will make his long-awaited return after a seven-month slumber to read a few stories aloud to children. The not-so-short leprechaun will read a few Halloween themed children's stories and tell some blarney tales about All Hallows Eve, or Halloween. Pat would love for all in attendance to dress up by wearing a Halloween costume. A few special treats will be provided at the end of the event. For more information, please call the Bolden Moore Library at (601) 922-6076.

10:00 AM

Margaret Walker Alexander Library | October 29, 2019

Kids, would you like to learn how to construct different crafts using yarn? If so, please join us at the Alexander Library as we construct various yarn crafts. For more information, please contact the Alexander Library at (601) 354-8911.

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Bolden Moore Library | October 30, 2019

On Wednesday, October 30th at 4:30 PM, the Bolden Moore Library will present a frighteningly fun and spookingly sensational game of Halloween Bingo. All participants will be issued a bingo card and winners will receive a special treat. All children are invited, and cookies and beverages will be served. Attendees are strongly encouraged to dress in their favorite Halloween costume. For more information, please contact the Bolden Moore Library at (601) 922-6076.

4:30 PM

Willie Morris Library | October 31, 2019

Get ready to move and groove at our harvest dance party. Wear your halloween costume for a special treat and play some spooky games to win sweet prizes!

3:30 PM

Margaret Walker Alexander Library | October 31, 2019

It's Harvest Fest time at the library on our street. Please participate so we can play games and enjoy sweet treats! All ages are welcome. For more information, please contact the Alexander Library at (601) 354-8911.

3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Ella Bess Austin Library | October 31, 2019

Missed it the first time? Come out and play pumpkin games! Have a stomping good time with simple games centered on pumpkins such as I Spy a Pumpkin, Pumpkin Tic Tac Toe, memory games, a pumpkin stomp, a pumpkin walk, a pumpkin ring toss and more.

10:00 AM

Bolden Moore Library | Nov 06, 2019 - Dec 18, 2019

[Registration at the library in advance is required. Space is limited. Clicking "Going" in the Facebook event does not count as registration.]

Coding for school-aged children will be held at the Bolden Moore Library starting November 6, 2019 and will be ongoing for six weeks. This program is for children in grades 2 through 6 and will begin at 4:30 PM.

Wednesdays:
November 6, 13, 20
December 4, 11, 18
No classes held the week of Thanksgiving.

For more information, call (601) 922-6076.


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