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Margaret Walker Alexander Library

2525 Robinson Street

Jackson, MS 39209-7030


Karen Wilson, Branch Manager

Email | (601) 354-8911 | Map

About Margaret Walker Alexander Library

The Margaret Walker Alexander Library, conveniently located on Robinson Street, is named for Mississippi author, Margaret Walker Alexander, author of the novel Jubilee and poetry book For My People, among other books. The library houses the Margaret Walker African American Literature Center which contains a wide variety of literature and books about the African American cultural experience. The library features a rain forest-themed area for children and several exhibit cases about the life and work of Margaret Walker Alexander.

Library Hours

Please note our new hours effective 10/10/16

Monday 9 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday 9 AM - 7 PM
Wednesday 9 AM - 6 PM
Thursday 9 AM - 6 PM
Friday 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday 10 AM - 4 PM
Sunday CLOSED

Margaret Walker Alexander Library Calendar

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December 13, 2017 | Events for Toddlers

Come join us for the reading of, The Polar Express, by Chris Van Allsburg. Preschoolers welcome. Craft: Let's make a Dot Sticker Christmas Tree and Sing along and Dance along after story time! 10:00 AM

December 19, 2017 | Events for All Ages

Join us for this great movie about a shy American saleswoman who heads to Europe for an extended stay at a swanky resort after a doctor misdiagnoses her, making her think that she has a terminal illness. 4:30 PM

December 20, 2017 | Events for Toddlers

Join us for the reading of, Pete the Cat Saves Christmas, by Eric Litwin. Preschoolers welcome. Craft: Let's make a Pine Cone Christmas Tree and Sing along and Dance along after story time. 10:00 AM

December 27, 2017 | Events for Toddlers

Join us for the reading of, Frosty the Snow Man, by Steve Nelson. Preschoolers welcome. Craft: Let's make Snowman Cups and Sing along and Dance along after story time. 10:00 AM

 


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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