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Jackson/Hinds Library System’s Floyd Council, Executive Director attends ALA Congressional Fly-in Washington D.C.

Floyd Council, Executive Director of the Jackson/Hinds Library System has been invited to attend the ALA Congressional Fly-In on March 8th & 9th in Washington, D.C with leadership support of the Library Administrative Board of Trustees.

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Charles Tisdale Library is torn down Eudora Welty is reopened

Jackson Hinds Library System is pleased to learn that the former Charles Tisdale library building has been demolished.  “The former location of the Northside Library which was renamed to the Charles Tisdale library in 2009 has not been a legal library outlet of the Jacksons Hinds Library System since the building was remitted back to the City of Jackson in 2017.”

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W Ralph Eubanks is coming to JHLS

Author, W Ralph Eubanks is coming to JHLS very soon to do a community program in his book ” A Place Like Mississippi. It was wonderful to connect with him at the Tennessee Williams Festival this weekend.
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See his talk at Prince George County from last year.

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Latest News



  • TBA


  • 52 Weeks of Black History Program TBA
  • Lights Out: After School Movie at Medgar Evers Library showtimes is going to be held every Wednesday starting at 3:00 p.m.
  • Reading Cloud Adventures at Margaret Walker Alexander Library every 2nd & 4th Thursday
  • Story Time and Craft at Willie Morris Library every Wednesday starting at 10:00 a.m.
  • Story Time at Annie Thompson Jeffers Library (Bolton) every Tuesday starting at 10:00 a.m.
  • Arts and Crafts at Margaret Walker Alexander Library every Tuesday starting from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Tech Drop-In Help at Evelyn Taylor Majure Library (Utica) every Tuesday & Thursday at 10:00 a.m.
  • Storytime Wednesday at Medgar Evers Library every Wednesday at 10:00 a.m.
  • Work Out Wednesdays at Lois A. Flagg Library (Edwards) every Wednesday at 4:00 p.m.
  • Fantastic Friday Storytime at Medgar Evers Library every Friday at 10:00 a.m.
  • Saturday Showtime Movie Matinee at Medgar Evers Library every Saturday at 10:00 a.m.
  • S.T.R.E.A.M Saturdays at Evelyn Taylor Majure Library (Utica) every 2nd and 4th Saturday at 10:00 a.m.
  • Weekly Movie Matinee at Eudora Welty Library every Tuesday and Thursday

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Upcoming Programs

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Upcoming Programs

Thursday, March 2, 2023 - Thursday, March 30, 2023
All Day
Book Club at the Library
Evelyn Taylor Majure Library, Utica Mississippi
Friday, March 31, 2023
All Day
National Crayon Day Celebration
Margaret Walker Alexander Library, Jackson Mississippi
Wednesday, April 5, 2023
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Easter Egg Hunt
Raymond Public Library, Raymond Mississippi
Thursday, April 6, 2023
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Quisenberry Library Easter Egg Hunt
The Quisenberry Library, Clinton Mississippi
Saturday, April 8, 2023
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Easter Arts & Crafts and Egg Hunt
Annie Thompson Jeffers Library, Bolton Mississippi

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