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Margaret Walker Alexander Library | Nov 01, 2019 - Dec 31, 2020

Kids, are you ready for a new, fresh exciting way to read your stories? If so, please feel free to join Alexander's very own book club for kids. At the end of each month, the participant who has read the most books will join the Book Club Hall of Fame and a special prize will be awarded. For more information, please contact the Alexander Library at (601) 354-8911.

Margaret Walker Alexander Library | Jan 01, 2020 - Dec 31, 2020

Do you want to learn how to be creative in your own unique way? If so, please come to Alexander to join our Lego Club. You will have the opportunity to create your own design, tear it apart, and build a new design every fourth Wednesday of the month! Ages 5-99 are welcome. For more information, please contact the Alexander Library at (601) 354-8911.

Fourth Wednesdays from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Medgar Evers Library | Jan 03, 2020 - Dec 31, 2020

The Metro Jackson Section of the National Council for Negro Women conducts the program. Girls Who Code (GWC) is a national computer coding program that has been in operation for the last seven years to train girls how to code. Registration is required to participate.

Every Friday, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM - Grades 3-5

Every Saturday, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Grades 6-12

For more information about the program, visit https://www.girlswhocode.com.

Medgar Evers Library | Jan 04, 2020 - Jan 28, 2020

During the month of January, you are invited to help us at the Medgar Evers Library create colorful mural posters celebrating Black History Month. Come color an individual page, and we'll assemble and display the finished posters featuring some of the famous faces of Black History. Together, we will create something beautiful and meaningful at the library. For all ages.

Medgar Evers Library | Jan 06, 2020 - Dec 30, 2020

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 is on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-5:00 PM at the Medgar Evers Library. Please call (601) 982-2867 for additional information.

Eudora Welty Library | Jan 13, 2020 - Feb 21, 2020

Theme: "Dreaming for a Better Future"

From January 13-February 21, children in grades 6-12 may submit a five-paragraph essay response to one of the essay topics in the guidelines (see PDF). Prizes of $25, $10, and $5 will be offered to the highest-scored essays.

For more information, call (601) 968-5800 or email sjohnson@jhlibrary.org.

Click the title to view submission guidelines.

Lois A. Flagg Library | Jan 13, 2020 - Jan 21, 2020

To celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., kids are encouraged to participate in a coloring contest. The contest will begin on Jan. 13th and end on Jan. 21st at 9:00 AM. The winner will be contacted by the 23rd. The best coloring contestant will win a special prize.

Medgar Evers Library | Jan 17, 2020 - Dec 31, 2020

Come get creative with LEGOs! This is a recurring monthly program on third Saturdays. All LEGOs are provided.

1:30 PM

Evelyn Taylor Majure Library | Jan 21, 2020 - Feb 21, 2020

This program is in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and the theme is "African Americans and the Vote." The participants will be judged on three different styles of poetry: shape poetry, imagism poetry and ABC poetry. The contest will run from January 21-February 21. The prizes will be writing materials and certificates of participation.

Registration required. Email submissions to cdixon@jhlibrary.org. Study guides will be available.

Click the title to view submission guidelines.

Bolden Moore Library | January 22, 2020

On Wednesday, January 22nd at 4:30 PM, the Bolden Moore Library will offer a program entitled Snowflake Sensation which will entail crafting and constructing a snowflake. Children will use supplies such as pipe cleaners, yarn and paper to construct a snowflake and will be able to decorate their own snowflake using crayons, color pencils, markers, chalk, glitter, paint and other objects. The program will start at 4:30 and last an hour and all children are invited. If you have any questions, please contact the Bolden Moore Library at 601-922-6076.

Margaret Walker Alexander Library | January 25, 2020

Flip or flop? Up or down? Start or finish? Join us in our opposite day contest. This is the day to be as quirky as you would like. The individual who presents the best Opposite Day outfit will win a grand prize. For more information, please contact the Alexander Library at (601) 354-8911.

Held during library hours.

Bolden Moore Library | January 29, 2020

On Wednesday, January 29th at 4:30 PM, the Bolden Moore Library will offer a fun game of Parachute Pandemonium. We will have a large parachute on display for children to walk or run under without getting caught. This exercise will stress the importance of physical fitness, quick thinking and coordination. All children are invited to participate and the program will last an hour. If you have any questions, please contact the Bolden Moore Library at 601-922-6076.

Ella Bess Austin Library | Jan 30, 2020 - Mar 05, 2020

:::Registration at the library in advance is required. Space is limited. Clicking "Going" in the Facebook event does not count as registration.:::

Coding for school-aged children will be held at the Ella Bess Austin Library of Terry starting January 30, 2020 and will be ongoing for six weeks. This program is for children in grades 2 through 6 and will begin at 4:00 PM.

Thursdays:
January 30
February 6, 13, 20, 27
March 5

For more information, call (601) 878-5336.

Margaret Walker Alexander Library | January 31, 2020

Attention, all young budding artists! Join us here at Alexander Library as we celebrate Art Day. This day is about using art as a therapeutic mechanism for stress. Relax, drink some punch, and enjoy music as we allow our imaginations to run freely on paper.

You must register for this event.

For more information, please contact the Alexander Library at (601) 354-8911.

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Bolden Moore Library | Feb 03, 2020 - Dec 31, 2020

Starting Monday, February 3rd, the Bolden Moore Library will present a weekly game night for library patrons who enjoy playing board games, card games and other similar activities. The event will occur every Monday evening at 4:30 PM. Games like Monopoly, checkers, Trivial Pursuit, and others will be available for patrons to play and enjoy. For more information, please contact the Bolden Moore Library at 601-922-6076.

Bolden Moore Library | February 06, 2020

On Thursday, February 6th at 4:30 PM, the Bolden Moore Library will host a program entitled Feed Me More. This program will allow patrons to construct and decorate their own bird feeder. February has been designated as National Bird Feeding Month, and we believe that such program will permit patrons the opportunity to use their imagination and creativity to develop bird feeders. There will be many supplies and instruments available and patrons will be able to take home their finished product. If you have any questions, please contact the Bolden Moore Library at 601-922-6076.

Bolden Moore Library | February 10, 2020

On Monday, February 10th at 10 AM, Mr. Corey Wright of the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science will present a fun and educational program featuring snakes and other reptiles. Mr. Wright will also read a few books about snakes and reptiles to coincide with the animals that he will bring. All children are invited to attend. If you have any questions, please contact the Bolden Moore Library at 601-922-6076.

Eudora Welty Library | February 11, 2020

Calling all homeschoolers and homeschooling parents! We want your opinions about what type of programming would be beneficial to you. Includes refreshments.

12:00 PM

Bolden Moore Library | February 12, 2020

On Wednesday, February 12th at 4:30 PM, the Bolden Moore Library will present a fun crafting program entitled Be My Valentine. This program will allow children to construct and decorate their own Valentine's Day Card. Construction paper, glue, crayons, markers, glitter and other materials will be used. For more information, please contact the Bolden Moore Library at 601-922-6076.

Bolden Moore Library | February 13, 2020

On Thursday, February 13th at 4:30 PM, the Bolden Moore Library will present a game of African American History Bingo. All participants will be issued a bingo card and winners will receive a special treat. All children are invited and snacks will be served. For more information, please contact the Bolden Moore Library at 601-922-6076.

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Eudora Welty Library | February 26, 2020

Join us at Eudora Welty Children's Library for LEGO Days. Tap into your creative/problem solving side while completing tasks using LEGO blocks.

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM


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