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Medgar Evers Library

4215 Medgar Evers Boulevard

Jackson, MS 39213-5210

Anne Sanders, Branch Librarian

Email | (601) 982-2867 | Map

About Medgar Evers Library

The Medgar Evers Library, which was named for the Civil Rights activist, Medgar Evers, is located in Northwest Jackson. The library celebrates the Medgar Evers Homecoming each June, and a historic statue of Evers is located on library grounds. The library also hosts the Annual Juneteenth Celebration.
We have Summer Reading Programs, The Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Essay Contest, The Annual Health Fair, Storytime Wednesdays and Fantastic Friday Storytimes at 10:00 AM, Teen Programs and Showtime Movie Matinees every Saturday at 11 AM. Contact Anne Sanders for more information at (601) 982-2867.

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

Medgar Evers Library Calendar

( 10 found ) 
Dec 04, 2017 - Jan 29, 2018 | Events for Teens

It's way more than building robots! Teen teams are challenged to create, design, program, and operate robots to compete in a head to head challenge in an alliance format. Our first Robotics competition is coming up very soon!

Dec 06, 2017 - Dec 27, 2017 | Events for School Aged Children

Join us at the Medgar Evers library for tutoring! From reading and writing, to math and study skills. Come learn how we inspire success! Wednesdays at 4:30 PM

December 13, 2017 | Events for Toddlers

We will be reading, Do not Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, and The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog! By Mo Willems. Looks like we will be in for a ride! 10:00 AM

December 19, 2017 | Events for Adults

Come out and treat yourself to some relaxation time at the Medgar Evers Library! Color, listen to music and socialize with other adults and seniors. We'll supply the coloring sheets and a limited amount of colored pencils and markers. You are welcome to bring your own for more variety. Ages 18 and up. 11:00 AM

December 20, 2017 | Events for Toddlers

Come join us at the Medgar Evers Library at 10:00 and welcome Mississippi Smiles as Santa makes an appearance.I cannot wait to see Santa myself. Hopefully, he gives me that special gift I asked for when I was 8! 10:00 AM

December 27, 2017 | Events for Toddlers

This time around we are reading, I am not Cute by Johnathan Allen and If You Ever Want to Bring an Alligator to School, Do not! by Elise Parsley. We are also going to make paper chickens; would that not be fun?!

December 29, 2017 | Events for Toddlers

We will be reading, The Bear Who Was Not There, by LeUyen Pham and Baby Bear, by Kadir Nelson. I can not wait until we make our own paper bear out of construction paper! 10:00 sharp is when all the fun starts! 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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