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Willie Morris Library

4912 Old Canton Road

Jackson, MS 39211-5404


Carolyn Carter, Branch Manager

Email | (601) 987-8181 | Map

About Willie Morris Library

To take a virtual tour, visit: https://goo.gl/f2Nj3ZrnrnThe Willie Morris Library is conveniently located on Old Canton Road in Northeast Jackson. The library, which is named for famed Mississippi writer, Willie Morris, contains several exhibit cases about Morris' books, and Morris-themed artwork is available throughout the building for visitors to enjoy. The Jackson Friends of the Library hosts their Applause Series the third Thursday of the month at noon in the library meeting room. Local and nationally known writers discuss and sign copies of their latest books.rnrnrnFor more information contact: Carolyn Carter - Branch Manager

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

Meeting Room Reservations Calendar


📅 Meeting Room Reservations Calendar

📋 Meeting Room Policy

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

Willie Morris Library Calendar

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June 05, 2018 | Events for Senior Adults

Tuesday, June 5th at 1:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: Musical games and dance exercises for senior adults to participate and enjoy while learning new and informative health awareness.

Willie Morris Library, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

June 06, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Wednesday, June 6th at 10:30 AM

Summer Reading Event: Stop! Drop and Roll! Crawl down low when it's time to go! Children will be able to hear and learn all the fire safety sounds and information to get to safety quickly in case of a fire.

Willie Morris Library, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

June 07, 2018 | Events for Teens

Thursday, June 7th at 2:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: Name that song or musical number! A variety of 20 songs will be played from movies, television and radio for 30 seconds each. Each player will write down their answers and the player who gets the most wins. There will be three rounds of chances to win.

Willie Morris Library, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

June 11, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Monday, June 11th at 10:30 AM

Summer Reading Event: A fun and informative program demonstrated by Mississippi Smiles showing children how to take care of their teeth so they can rock their smile!

Willie Morris Library, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

June 13, 2018 | Events for Toddlers

Wednesday, June 13th at 10:30

Summer Reading Event: Playing as we go with Abiyoyo an interactive story with music. The children will participate in the reading of Abiyoyo and play their toy flutes that they are given before the story.

Willie Morris Library, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

June 14, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Thursday, June 14th at 10:30 AM

Summer Reading Event: Stop! Drop! and Roll! Learn smart easy fire safety tips on how to stay safe in case of a fire from the Jackson Fire Department. Come see and explore the fire truck as well as go through the fire safety house.

Willie Morris Library, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

June 19, 2018 | Events for Teens

Monday, June 19th at 1:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: Rock out with Wiii game day. Calling teens! Join us for a fun interactive video game competition.

Willie Morris Library, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

June 26, 2018 | Events for Teens

Tuesday, June 26th at 2:00 PM

Summer Reading Event: Dance a lot until the music stops, then freeze in your spot! Play musical freeze! Music will play and each person will dance until the music stops, last one left standing wins!

Willie Morris Library, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

June 27, 2018 | Events for Toddlers

Wednesday, June 27th at 10:30 AM

Summer Reading Event: The library rocks with a fun program filled with stories, songs and lots of activities for smaller children to enjoy.

Willie Morris Library, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

June 29, 2018 | Events for School Aged Children

Friday, June 29th at 10:00 AM

Summer Reading Event: Rock out with MS Bayou Town Puppet Show! Join MS Bayou Town as they put on a fun entertaining musical filled puppet show to show the importance of taking care of the environment. For Preschool and Elementary.

Willie Morris Library, 10:00 AM - 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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