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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

Nov 06, 2019 - Nov 20, 2019 | Events for Toddlers

Budding Bookworms Story Time is designed for children ages 0-4 with age-appropriate books and activities that encourage early literacy. This month, we'll read about fall themes like food, family and falling leaves.

November 6, 13 and 20
10:30 AM

Nov 12, 2019 - Nov 26, 2019 | Events for School Aged Children

On the second and fourth Tuesday of every month, enjoy a night of games and fun with your friends and family in the Willie Morris meeting room. We will have a variety of board games available for all ages on November 12. On November 26, take a turn on the Nintendo Switch.

November 12 and 26
3:30 PM

November 21, 2019 | Events for Tweens or Teens

It's National Novel Writing Month! Teens will learn how to design and write their own zine--an independent, self-published magazine using various methods including drawing, printing, and collage.

3:30 PM

November 25, 2019 | Events for School Aged Children

Unleash your creativity at Create Club. This month, experiment with different painting techniques. We will create our own paintbrushes and paint with funnels and marbles.

3:30 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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