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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
Sunday...............CLOSED

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

Medgar Evers Library Calendar

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Oct 03, 2018 - Oct 31, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Do you have homework assignments or a project due? The purpose of the Homework Club program is to provide K-4th grade students with a resource for completing daily school assignments and special projects during the academic year. The program will run from 4:00-5:00 PM on Wednesdays and Fridays. Call 601-982-2867 for additional information.

Oct 06, 2018 - Oct 27, 2018 | Events for Teens

This STEM education program, aligns the skills and knowledge needed to bridge the gap between secondary education and college/career success. Students develop critical thinking and collaborative problem-solving skills while utilizing real-world applications. In addition, teens are challenged to design, build, program, and operate robots to compete in a head-to-head challenge in an alliance format. Teens meet every Saturday at 10:00 AM at the Medgar Evers Library. Join today!

Oct 07, 2018 - Oct 31, 2018 | Events for Teens

This WrestleMania Reading Challenge program encourages reluctant teens and tweens to read during Teen Read Week and beyond! By doing so, they can win special prizes by the end of October as a reward! Ages 13-18 only.
Please call 601-982-2867 for additional information.

October 27, 2018 | Events for All Ages

Teens and a horror writer battle the author's monstrous creations after they come to life and wreak havoc on their small town. Free popcorn!
11:00 AM

October 31, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Come join us at 10:00 AM for some Harvest Fest fun in your favorite costume! There will be games, crafts and special treats as you prepare for a spectacular Harvest! The person with the best costume gets a special prize! See you there!

 


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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