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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

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

Ella Bess Austin Library Calendar

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March 02, 2019 | Events for All Ages

Come to the Ella Bess Austin Library Terry on March 2nd at 11:00 AM for a story time and craft. Join us for "Read Across America" as we celebrate the wonderful world of Dr. Seuss. Craft: Make your own colorful reading glasses.

March 06, 2019 | Events for School Aged Children

Come to the Ella Bess Austin Library on March 6th for our Wednesday Storytime. Theme: Walk in Her Shoes: Sacagawea. We'll read "A Picture Book of Sacagawea" by David A. Adler. Craft: Let's discover America as seen by Sacagawea as we make a miniature version of the canoe she used to travel across America with Lewis and Clark.

10:30 AM

March 07, 2019 | Events for Teens

Come to the Ella Bess Austin Library in Terry on March 7th for Tween Thursday where we'll start early on our planting beautiful spring flowers.

4:00 PM

March 13, 2019 | Events for Adults

Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) is a free six part series and hands on program targeted to parents and grandparents with kids and teens. Classes will be on budgeting, healthy food preparation and cooking, and benefits of an increased active lifestyle.

9:00 AM and 10:30 AM

March 13, 2019 | Events for Toddlers

Come to the Ella Bess Austin Library on March 13th at 10:30 AM for our Wednesday Storytime. Theme: St. Patrick's Day.
We'll read "A Fine St. Patrick's Day" by Susan Wojciechowski and "Jeremy Bean's St. Patrick Day" by Alice Schertle. Craft. How well do you know your colors? Explore the world of colors through creating this picture art of Lucky the Leprechaun and his Colorful Rainbow Pot of Gold!

March 14, 2019 | Events for Teens

Tweens and Teens! Come to the Ella Bess Austin Library in Terry on March 14th at 4:00 PM for T(w)een Thursday. Craft: "Sew a needle pulling thread" It's so easy to sew this craft. Need something to carry your precious items? Then follow the dotted line and make this cute Unicorn carrying pouch for you or make as a gift.

March 16, 2019 | Events for School Aged Children

Come to the Ella Bess Austin Library on March 16th at 11:00 AM for a Lazy Saturday activity. We're making a St. Patrick's Day Craft". Let's bring a little luck of the Irish and create our magically delicious looking Mini Leprechaun Hats.

March 20, 2019 | Events for School Aged Children

Come to the Ella Bess Austin Library on March 20th at 10:30 AM for a School Aged Storytime. Theme: Walk in Her Shoes: Harriet Tubman. We'll read "Harriet Tubman" by Polly Carter. Craft: How did she feel to see her name on a "Most Wanted" Poster as she risked her life to go back and free slaves. Experience what Harriet might have felt as you make a most wanted poster with you as the most wanted outlaw.

March 21, 2019 | Events for Teens

Teens and Tweens! Come to the Ella Bess Austin Library on March 21st at 4:00 PM for T(w)een Time Thursday. Craft: Spring "PoP"corn Crafts: Flowers are popping out on trees and bushes! Let's join in the spring's busting out celebration with colorful "PoP"corn art.

March 27, 2019 | Events for School Aged Children

Come to the Ella Bess Austin Library on March 27th at 10:30 AM for a school aged storytime. Theme: Pirates We'll read "Pirate Mom" by Deborah Underwood and "on the Go with Pirate Pete" by A.E. Cannon. Craft: Ahoy, Shipmate! Discover the world of sunken treasure with this bejeweled pirate's sunken treasure water bottle craft.

March 30, 2019 | Events for All Ages

Come to the Ella Bess Austin Library in Terry on March 30th at 11:00 AM for a movie! Movie: The world's worst villain faces off to a bratty former 80's child star in this third installment. Please, there are literally minions of reasons to come watch this movie!

   


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 Autism Resource Center Summer Reading Program Event Movie Events Board of Trustees Meeting Friends of the Library Events

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