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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

The 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. For more information, contact Carolyn Carter, Branch Manager.

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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

Willie Morris Library Calendar

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May 11, 2019 - Dec 14, 2019 | Events for Adults

The Savvy Book Club meets the second Saturday of every month in the meeting room of the Willie Morris Library.

May 11
June 8
July 13
August 10
September 14
October 12
November 9
December 14
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Oct 08, 2019 - Oct 22, 2019 | Events for School Aged Children

Game Night has moved! On the second and fourth Tuesday of every month, enjoy a night of games and fun with your friends and family. Learn a new board or card game during Table Time or try out the Nintendo Switch during Nintendo Night! This month, prepare for battle on October 22 to enter our Super Smash Bros. Ultimate competition!

October 8 & 22
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

October 17, 2019 | Movie Events

Join us for a fall family matinee complete with popcorn and lemonade! Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town, has grown bored with the same old scare-and-scream routine. But his merry mission puts Santa in jeopardy and creates a nightmare for good little boys and girls everywhere!

3:30 PM

October 21, 2019 | Events for All Ages

Ms. Stephanie Ryan of Pine Grove Behavioral Health & Addiction Services is the speaker. Receive helpful resources for teen suicide prevention. Learn the warning signs and where to call for help.

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

October 29, 2019 | Events for Adults

What is credit, and how can you improve yours? What's a credit score and what can you do to increase it? Learn how to increase your buying power from Ms. Charlotte Flowers of Trustmark Bank.

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Calendar Legend:

Events for Toddlers Events for School Aged Children Events for Tweens or Teens Events for All Ages Events for Adults Events for Senior Adults Technology Classes Events for Preschool Children Autism Resource Center Summer Reading Program Event Movie Events Board of Trustees Meeting Friends of the Library Events

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