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Fannie Lou Hamer Library | Apr 16, 2019 - Jun 27, 2019

We are continuing the theme implemented in February, "Learning and Exploring Together." The programs will offer interactive and passive-themed activities. Participants will learn fascinating facts concerning nurturing for our bodies with the help of the Organ Wise Guys, to caring for Planet Earth. And since so many wonderful occasions and observances are celebrated during these months, there will be several extraordinary presentations on subjects ranging from celebrating diversity to volunteers contribution to society, to amazing mothers, to the history of stepping! There will be story times and crafts (coloring sheets, movies, making Mother's Day cards, etc. out of construction paper and other materials).

April 18
May 7, 10, 14, 16, 23
June 13, 18, 27
10:00 AM
Golden Key Meeting Room

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.

Ella Bess Austin Library | Jun 12, 2019 - Jul 31, 2019

Fun with Food is an exciting educational opportunity for children in grades 4-6 to learn about healthy eating, how their food is grown and raised on the farm, and how they can use culinary skills to prepare safe, appealing, flavorful meals and snacks for themselves and their families.

June 19, 26
July 10, 17, 24, 31
1:30 pm

Willie Morris Library | July 23, 2019

Come join us as the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) Team 8651, Wait For It..., presents the Rising Stars of STEM Lab! At the RSoS Stem Lab, students will participate in fun activities like learning how to code their own video games and watching Wait For It... demonstrate their robot. The lab will be held on Tuesday, July 23rd, from 3:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. at the Willie Morris Library. So, come join the STEM Lab! If your student is interested, there will be a sign-up sheet at the front desk, or you can call the Willie Morris Library at (601) 987-8181 for additional information. Space is limited. Please sign up today!

Bolden Moore Library | July 25, 2019

Dr. Makisha Cheeks of FAMU will present a program to bring better public awareness of her Home of Reads Initiative Program. The afternoon will allow students to take part in a selected reading, participate in an literacy/art activity, and receive a free book. Dr. Cheeks and her associates can host up to 25 students from grades 3rd through 8th.

For the past three years, H.O.R.I. has focused on community outreach to address literacy deficiencies in low-income and rural communities. They are currently gearing up for our Summer Reading series. From May through August, they will travel to various states promoting literacy through free activities and workshops geared toward children and families. Last summer, they provided more than 300 books to children at the Bolden Moore Library in west Jackson.

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Bolden Moore Library | July 31, 2019

On Wednesday, July 31st at 9:30 AM, Cristy Higdon with Mississippi Smiles will appear at the Bolden Moore Library to present a very special Mississippi Smiles-themed storytime program. Mrs. Higdon will read a few books aloud and educate our young attendees of the benefits of dental hygiene and healthy teeth. Mrs. Higdon will provide fun and useful information to all children in attendance with an emphasis placed on dental health and awareness. All small children are invited.

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

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

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

September 6, 13, 14, 20, 27, 28
October 4, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26
November 1, 8, 9, 15, 16
December 6, 13, 14, 20, 21


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