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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
Sunday.............CLOSED

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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June 04, 2018 | Events for Teens

Monday, June 4th at 3:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: Snack on popcorn and enjoy movies with a musical theme.

Eudora Welty Library, 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

June 07, 2018 | Events for Teens

Thursday, June 7th at 3:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: Snack on popcorn while enjoying great movies at the Musical Movie Matinee. In this week's film, a substitute teacher gives his students a rock-and-roll education.

Eudora Welty Library, 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

June 08, 2018 | Events for Adults

Friday, June 8th at 2:30 PM

Summer Reading Event: Let music fill your day with inspiration and relaxation! Discover how music affects your creativity while art journaling and de-stress with some adult coloring sheets.

Eudora Welty Library, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

June 08, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Friday, June 8th at 10:30 AM

Summer Reading Event: Corey Wright with the natural science museum will give students a fun, interactive encounter with live animals. Make some noise for our furry, scaly, and feathered friends!

Eudora Welty Library, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

June 11, 2018 | Events for Toddlers

Monday, June 11th at 10:30 AM

Summer Reading Event: Music is a great way to practice phonological awareness and play is an integral part of early development. Young children will shimmy and shake their way towards early literacy with great interactive books, songs, instruments, and maybe even a parachute!

Eudora Welty Library, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

June 11, 2018 | Events for Toddlers

Monday, June 11th at 10:30 AM

Summer Reading Event: Music is a great way to practice phonological awareness and play is an integral part of early development. Young children will shimmy and shake their way towards early literacy with great interactive books, songs, instruments, and maybe even a parachute!

Eudora Welty Library, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

June 14, 2018 | Events for Teens

Snack on popcorn while enjoying great movies at the Musical Movie Matinee. In this week's musical film, a music trio experiences the high cost of fame during the evolution of American R&B in the 1960s.

3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

June 18, 2018 | Events for Toddlers

Monday, June 18th at 10:30 AM

Summer Reading Event: Music is a great way to practice phonological awareness and play is an integral part of early development. Young children will shimmy and shake their way towards early literacy with great interactive books, songs, instruments, and maybe even a parachute!

Eudora Welty Library, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

June 20, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Give a big smile for music with Christy Higdon and MS Smiles Dentistry. Learn about dental health and enjoy snacks and a fun craft! Take home a new tooth brush to keep your smile bright!

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

June 21, 2018 | Events for Teens

Snack on popcorn while enjoying great movies at the Musical Movie Matinee. In this week's musical film, a group of New York performers struggle to pay the rent in the 1990s.

3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

June 22, 2018 | Events for Adults

Friday, June 22nd at 2:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: Experience the lives of some of your favorite musicians through film. This week we will watch a biopic on Ray Charles.

Eudora Welty Library, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

June 25, 2018 | Events for Toddlers

Monday, June 25th at 10:30 AM

Summer Reading Event: Music is a great way to practice phonological awareness and play is an integral part of early development. Young children will shimmy and shake their way towards early literacy with great interactive books, songs, instruments, and maybe even a parachute!

Eudora Welty Library, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

June 28, 2018 | Events for Teens

Snack on popcorn while enjoying great movies at the Musical Movie Matinee. In this week's musical film, You'll experience the dark underbelly of celebrity in the Jazz Age.

June 29, 2018 | Events for Adults

Friday, June 29th at 2:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: Experience the lives of some of your favorite musicians through film. This week we will watch a biopic on Johnny Cash.

Eudora Welty Library, 2:00 PM - 4:00 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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