Medgar Evers Library

4215 Medgar Evers Boulevard

Jackson, MS 39213-5210

Anne Sanders, MLIS, Branch Manager/Librarian

(601) 982-2867

evers@jhlibrary.org

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LIBRARY HOURS

Monday…..…….9 AM – 6 PM
Tuesday……..….9 AM – 6 PM
Wednesday.……9 AM – 6 PM
Thursday…..…..9 AM – 6 PM
Friday……..……9 AM – 5 PM
Saturday…..…..9 AM – 5 PM
Sunday……..………CLOSED

About Medgar Evers Library

The Medgar Evers Library, which was named for the Civil Rights activist Medgar Evers, is located in northwest Jackson. A historic statue of Evers is located on the library grounds.

Annual Programs

The library also hosts the annual Juneteenth Celebration. We have Summer Reading Programs, the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Essay Contest, and the annual Health Fair.

Youth Programs

Story Time Wednesdays and Fantastic Friday Story Times are at 10:00 AM, as well as teen programs.

Saturday Movie Matinee

The library has a family-friendly movie screening with popcorn on Saturdays at 11:00 AM.

Upcoming Events

Date/TimeEvent
Thursday, May 30, 2024
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Renewal Day at the Library
Medgar Evers Library, Jackson Mississippi
Friday, May 31, 2024
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Renewal Day at the Library
Medgar Evers Library, Jackson Mississippi
Friday, May 31, 2024
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Let's Read Together! Family Literacy Program
Medgar Evers Library, Jackson Mississippi
Saturday, June 1, 2024
All Day
Fun with Keva Planks
Medgar Evers Library, Jackson Mississippi
Monday, June 3, 2024
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Adventures with Nurse Jennifer and the MS Baptist Hospital
Medgar Evers Library, Jackson Mississippi
Monday, June 3, 2024
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Special Needs Program
Medgar Evers Library, Jackson Mississippi
Monday, June 3, 2024
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Let's Read Together! Family Literacy Program
Medgar Evers Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, June 4, 2024
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Adventure with Uncle Story and the MS AG Museum
Medgar Evers Library, Jackson Mississippi
Tuesday, June 4, 2024
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Crocheting Class for Adults
Medgar Evers Library, Jackson Mississippi
Wednesday, June 5, 2024
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Read, Rock N' Rhyme Story Time
Medgar Evers Library, Jackson Mississippi

 

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Meeting Room Reservations Calendar

Meeting room calendar reservations are available at this library location.

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

Address

4215 Medgar Evers Boulevard,
Jackson, MS 39213
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Library Hours

Monday……….9 AM – 6 PM
Tuesday………9 AM – 6 PM
Wednesday…..9 AM – 6 PM
Thursday……..9 AM – 6 PM
Friday………….9 AM – 5 PM
Saturday………9 AM – 5 PM
Sunday…………….CLOSED

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