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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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July 02, 2018 | Events for Toddlers

Monday, July 2nd 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

July 05, 2018 | Events for Teens

Snack on popcorn while enjoying great movies at the Musical Movie Matinee. In this week's musical film, join a musically gifted orphan on his journey to find his parents.

3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

July 06, 2018 | Events for Adults

Friday, July 6th 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 Aretha Franklin.

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

July 06, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Friday, July 6th 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

Jul 09, 2018 - Jul 25, 2018 | Technology Classes

Would you like to learn how to use a computer? An introduction to computers class on this is offered Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:00 to 10:00 am. This class meets for one hour, twice a week, for three weeks. Space is limited so please sign up to join! Call 601.968.5820 for more information.

Classes begin July 9, 2018

Jul 09, 2018 - Jul 25, 2018 | Technology Classes

Do you want to learn how to use a computer keyboard? A beginning class is available Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:00 am. This class meets for one hour, twice a week, for three weeks. Space is limited so please sign up to join! Call 601.968.5820 for more information.

Classes begin July 9, 2018

Jul 09, 2018 - Jul 25, 2018 | Technology Classes

Do you know the basics of a computer but want to know more? We have an intermediate computer class offered on Mondays and Wednesdays at 11:00 am. This class meets for one hour, twice a week, for three weeks. Space is limited so please sign up to join! Call 601.968.5820 for more information.

Classes Begin July 9, 2018

Jul 09, 2018 - Jul 25, 2018 | Technology Classes

Do you want to learn more about Microsoft PowerPoint? A beginning class is offered Mondays and Wednesdays at 1:00 pm. Pre registration is required, call 601.968.5820 for more information.

Classes begin July 9, 2018

July 12, 2018 | Events for Teens

Celebrate the last week of summer reading with a dance off! Play fun games on the Wii U and share the great books you read this summer with your friends.

3:00 PM - 5:30 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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