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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

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📋 Meeting Room Policy

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

Margaret Walker Alexander Library Calendar

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Apr 22, 2019 - Apr 26, 2019 | Events for Tweens or Teens

In honor of National Poetry Month, we will be celebrating a week of poem creations through various crafts. All teens are welcome to participate each day from 1:30PM-5:30PM. See you there!

April 22, 24-26

April 24, 2019 | Events for All Ages

What do you know about karaoke? Come learn and have some fun karaoke singing with the Alexander Library staff! Show your talent and be a winner. First and second place prizes will be given. For more information, please contact the Alexander Library at 601-354-8911.

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

April 24, 2019 | Events for Toddlers

Earth Day Fun! Come join our Earth Day Festival of Earth games, crafts, and a special story entitled, "Every Day is Earth Day." By: Jane O'Connor. The fun will start at 10:00 AM.

April 26, 2019 | Events for All Ages

What do you know about pretzels? Stop by the Alexander Library to learn some fun facts about pretzels and try some. For more information, please contact the Alexander Library at 601-354-8911.

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

 


Calendar Legend:

Events for Toddlers Events for School Aged Children Events for Tweens or Teens Events for All Ages Events for Adults Events for Senior Adults Technology Classes Events for Preschool Children Autism Resource Center Summer Reading Program Event Movie Events Board of Trustees Meeting Friends of the Library Events

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