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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

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

Medgar Evers Library Calendar

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Nov 03, 2018 - Nov 24, 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!

Nov 07, 2018 - Nov 30, 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.

November 10, 2018 | Events for All Ages

Come join us for this family friendly holiday movie! Two turkeys travel back in time to the first Thanksgiving in order to change the traditional menu and save their kind from being served with a side of cranberry sauce for the holiday. Fun starts at 10:30 AM. Come join us! Free popcorn!

November 13, 2018 | Events for Senior Adults

In honor of Diabetes Awareness Month, the Medgar Evers Library will host a Diabetes Awareness Program presented by the Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi. This presentation will cover basic diabetes and terminology and will provide convenient tips for eating healthy and staying active. Program is for adults and senior adults. 11:00 AM

November 16, 2018 | Events for Adults

In honor of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, the Medgar Evers Library will host a Lung Cancer Awareness program presented by the American Lung Association. Adults and Senior adults will learn how to improve their lung health by making efforts towards clean air and smoke free living. They will also learn facts about lung diseases, such as lung cancer and COPD. 11:00 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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