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Ella Bess Austin Library

420 West Cunningham Avenue

P.O. Box 155

Terry, MS 39170-0155


Cassandra Cooper, Branch Manager

Email | (601) 878-5336 | Map

About Ella Bess Austin Library

Welcome to the Ella Bess Austin Library which is conveniently located on West Cunningham Avenue in Terry. The library offers a variety of children's and adult programming and an excellent collection of books, CD books and DVD's for all ages.

For more information contact: Cassandra Cooper, Branch Manager at (601) 878-5336.

Library Hours

Please note our new hours effective 5/1/18

This branch will be closed for lunch from 12 PM - 1 PM Monday through Thursday.

Monday..........9 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday..........9 AM - 6 PM
Wednesday....9 AM - 6 PM
Thursday........9 AM - 6 PM
Friday................CLOSED
Saturday.........9 AM - 1 PM
Sunday..............CLOSED

Meeting Room Reservations Calendar


📅 Meeting Room Reservations Calendar

📋 Meeting Room Policy

All Day Rental Cost - $50.00
Half Day Rental Cost - $25.00

Ella Bess Austin Library Calendar

( 15 found ) 
June 05, 2018 | Events for Adults

Tuesday, June 5th at 2:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: Bring a picture, recall a favorite story, share the songs and games you played as a child, or a nursery rhyme/chant or common saying. Share your memories of your generation.

Ella Bess Austin Library, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

June 05, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Tuesday, June 5th at 11:00 AM

Summer Reading Event: Calling all superstars! Come on down and match you wits and talent against others by playing musical games like Name that Tune and Spin the Microphone.

Ella Bess Austin Library, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

June 06, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Wednesday, June 6th at 11:00 AM

Summer Reading Event: Viva Mexicana! Let's explore and learn about the historical Guitarron (a large bass guitar) played in traditional Mariachi bands.

Ella Bess Austin Library, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

June 07, 2018 | Events for Teens

Thursday, June 7th at 2:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: Have you heard of BTS, know a K-Pop song or are you already a Kpop-Fangirl of the global experience of Korean music? Come out and make a Sam Taeguek fan, listen, discuss and enjoy the obsession over South Korean pop music. No screaming please!

Ella Bess Austin Library, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

June 13, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Wednesday June 13th at 11:00 Am

Summer Reading Event: "I love you more than salt". Want to hear a wonderful Slavic folktale about a daughter who proves her love for her father with salt? Create a colorful raised salt painting for Father's Day.

Ella Bess Austin Library, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

June 14, 2018 | Events for Teens

Thursday, June 14th at 2:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: Whether you want to sing or just strut your stuff like a video star prepare for battle in this lip sync showdown to your favorite famous pop song. Remember, its all in the performance so dress the part.

Ella Bess Austin Library, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

June 19, 2018 | Events for Adults

Tuesday, June 19 at 2:00 PM

Summer Reading Program: All you Rockin Robins, Get Ready to Dance in the Street and test your Motown knowlege in this competitve, fun and interactive Charades games based on the majestic sounds of Motown.

Ella Bess Austin Library, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

June 21, 2018 | Events for Teens

Thursday, June 21st at 2:00 PM

Summer reading Event: This is your challenge should you choose to accept: Manga Drawing Contest. Part I Come up with an original Manga character based on a short story written by you or in collaboration. Part 2/Redux (July 5th)Choose some music (instrumental works best to show off your Manga story.

Ella Bess Austin Library, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

June 26, 2018 | Events for Adults

Tuesday, June 26th at 2:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: Wear pink for Pink Lady or if you are a greaser jeans and t-shirt. Sit back and sip on your "Pink Lady" lemonade. Grease is the Word; come out and watch clips from the movie, analyze the characters and ponder on its lingering impact.

Ella Bess Austin Library, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

June 26, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Tuesday, June 26th at 11:00 AM

Summer Reading Event: Move to the rhythm with Mississippi Djembe! Learn about the djembe drum family and experience traditional songs, dance, and folklore.

Ella Bess Austin Library, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

June 27, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Wednesday, June 27th at 11:00 AM

Summer Reading Event: Kids do you get nervous about visiting the dentist? Come join Christy of Mississippi Smiles, to learn the quickest and easiest ways to keep a dazzling smile.

Ella Bess Austin Library, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

June 28, 2018 | Events for Teens

Thursday, June 28th at 2:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: That's my song! Have you ever loved the album or song but not the album cover's design?Redesign the album (CD) jacket in parody or abstract and replay the music with your design.

Ella Bess Austin Library, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

   


Calendar Legend:

Events for Toddlers Events for School Aged Children Events for Teens Events for All Ages Events for Adults Events for Senior Adults Technology Classes Margaret Walker Alexander Centennial Events Autism Resource Center Summer Reading Program Event Movie Events Board of Trustees Meeting Friends of the Library Events

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