Philadelphia-Neshoba County Public Library

Library Hours
Mon - Thur: 8:30 to 5:30
Fri: 10 to 6
Sat: 11 to 3

(877) 671-0183

230 West Beacon Street

Philadelphia, MS 39350

Upcoming Events


Library Gourmet: Dishes with History


Ever wondered how Beef Wellington got its name?Join us at 5:30 on January 22nd for a look at some great dishes with interesting histories! This event will examine the history of several dishes through a tasting and demonstration of how to prepare your own!

CONTACT Library Staff for Details 601-656-4911


Mississippi Smart Landscapes Series

Jan 17 – 1-3pm - Hummingbirds & Pollinators ( Presenters: Mary Adkins & Shirley Skinner)

Jan 31 – 1-3pm - Basic Landscape Design ( Presenters: Troy Hight & Steve Emerson)

February 7 – 1-3pm - Naturalistic Landscapes ( Presenter: Pat Drackett/ Crosby Arboretum)

For more information, please contact Extension in Neshoba County 601-656-4011

Recurring Youth Programs


Saturday Morning Cartoons and Cereal

10:00 AM to 11:30AM

Join us for family fun during special library hours  cartoons, cereal and stories for the kids while parents can take a look at all the Families First For Mississippi Family Resource Center has to offer! A joint partnership effort by the PNCPL and Families First For Mississippi Family Resource Center at the library every third Saturday!

CONTACT Library Staff for details


Wind Down Wednesdays

Every Wednesday during the school year at 3:30PM

Contact Youth Librarian Leaha Winstead for additional details


Preschool Story Time

Every Wednesday at 10AM

Join us for a special story and activity every Wednesday in the Youth Reading Area

For any questions please contact any Library Staff member