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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

Meeting Room Reservations Calendar

📅 Meeting Room Reservations Calendar

📋 Meeting Room Policy

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

Medgar Evers Library Calendar

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April 24, 2018 | Events for Teens

Tuesday, April 24th at 5:30 PM

This stem/Robotics program helps introduce students to the skills necessary to succeed in the high-tech, digitally driven and knowledge-based economy of the future.

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April 25, 2018 | Events for All Ages

Wednesday, April 25th at 10:00 AM

Join the Medgar Evers Library for the readings of: We found a Hat by John Klassen and Frankencrayon by Michael Hall. Following the readings, we will make paper hats for all to wear home and enjoy.

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Apr 25, 2018 - Apr 26, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Wednesdays and Thursday, April 25th-26th at 4:00 PM

Need homework help? Students in grades K-8 can get free help at the Medgar Evers Library! The days and times are Wednesdays and Thursdays at 4:00 PM. Come join us and let's get that homework done!

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April 27, 2018 | Events for Toddlers

Friday, April 27th at 10:00 AM

Have a few tiny ones at home? Join us for Walkers, Wigglers & Crawlers! This is a fun and interactive early-literacy program for little folk. Open to infants and walkers up to age 4. Preschoolers are welcome to join us.

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April 28, 2018 | Movie Events

Saturday, April 28th at 11:00 AM

This is a family friendly movie about a bear who tries to buy an antique book for his aunt's 100th birthday, but his quest brings him into conflict with an unscrupulous actor who also wants the tome. Popcorn and lemonade will be served.

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April 30, 2018 | Events for Adults

Monday, April 30th at 11:00 AM

Have some fun playing multiple rounds of everyone's favorite game -- BINGO! Small prizes awarded! No registration necessary!

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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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