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Eudora Welty Library

300 North State Street

Jackson, MS 39201-1705

Sue Prendergast, Reference Manager

Email | (601) 968-5809 | Map

About Eudora Welty Library

Eudora Welty Library is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Jackson at 300 North State Street. The 45,000 square foot building also houses the Information Resource Center with 40 public access computers, our Interlibrary Loan Department, the CABA legal research computers, the Mississippi Writer's Exhibit and the Administrative Offices for the library system.

Our children's area features a large collection of picture books and juvenile fiction and non-fiction. The Autism Resource Center is located on the first floor.

Please call the following numbers for assistance:

601-968-5811 for the Circulation Desk
601-968-5809 for the Reference Department
601-968-5825 for the Administrative Offices (M-F 8:00-5:00)

Library Hours

Please Note Our New Hours Effective 10/16/17

Monday 9 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday 9 AM - 6 PM
Wednesday 9 AM - 6 PM
Thursday 9 AM - 6 PM
Friday 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday 9 AM - 5 PM

Meeting Room Reservations Calendar

Meeting Room Calendar Reservations are available at this library location.
📅 Meeting Room Reservations Calendar

📋 Meeting Room Policy

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

Eudora Welty Library Calendar

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April 24, 2018 | Events for Toddlers

Tuesday, April 24th at 10:30 AM

Join us for a story-time designed for newborn-2 year olds with age-appropriate books and activities that encourage early literacy.

Eudora Welty Library, 601-968-5800.

April 25, 2018 | Board of Trustees Meeting

Wednesday, April 25th at 4:00 PM

The Board of Trustees Meeting will be held 4/25/18 at the Eudora Welty Library, in the meeting room. Meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of every month, and are open to the public.

April 25, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Wednesday, April 25th at 4:00 PM

Get ready to read! Storytime activities help preschool children become readers and writers by equipping them with early literacy skills. Songs, games, and crafts are a fun way to practice important pre-reading skills.

Eudora Welty Library, 601-968-5800

April 26, 2018 | Events for All Ages

Thursday, April 26th at 4:00 PM

Tell your story every Thursday with a different storytelling and storytime activity each week. We will play writing games, act out our own stories or retell old favorites, and craft and create riveting tales!

Eudora Welty Library, contact 601-968-5800


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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