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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

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Jan 06, 2018 - Feb 24, 2018 | Events for All Ages

LEGO maniacs wanted! Let your imagination run wild and explore your engineering skills every Saturday in January and February as you play with LEGOS and big DUPLO Blocks at the Medgar Evers library! 1:30 PM

February 17, 2018 | Events for Teens

Join teen chess mates, Kelvin Walton, Justin Powell and Chris Bell for fun, hands on chess instructions. Learn and practice the basics of chess, how to move pieces, and win the game! So, come join the Chess-O-Matic team on the third Saturday of each month, starting February 17, 2018.

February 27, 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 next Robotics competition is coming up in April. So, join today! Tuesdays at 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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