Book Festival Contributor Call

Sixth Annual Livingston Parish Book Festival Open Call Livingston Parish Library is excited to present our annual book festival on Saturday, October 26 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Main Branch in Livingston. Bring your family and help us celebrate books, literacy, music, and Livingston Parish. Enjoy food, fun, and festivities for all ages! We need your help! We are currently looking for talented individuals to contribute to the following areas: Author Entry Form Authors are … [Read more...]

Charlie Spillers Book Talk

Event Details Hear about the exploits of a real life undercover narcotic agent as local author Charlie Spillers talks about his book Confessions of an Undercover Agent. Let him take us on a journey as he discusses his crime fighting exploits interacting with career criminals to save lives. If you are a fan of true crime, then you don’t want to miss this! For ages 18 and up. Thursday, September 7 at 6:30 p.m. Denham Springs-Walker Branch Check out Charlie Spiller's book Confessions of an … [Read more...]

Writers Circle

Are you a writer who is looking for some feedback? Visit the Denham Springs-Walker Branch's Writers Circle! Published and unpublished writers of fiction or nonfiction for adults, young adults, or children are welcome. This group provides a forum for sharing writing, a venue for learning more about the writing craft, and more. For ages 18 and up. Denham Springs-Walker Branch Thursday, February 2 at 6:30 p.m. Questions? Please call the Denham Springs-Walker Branch at (225) 686-4140 for … [Read more...]

Join Us at This Year’s Book Festival

Did you know there are approximately 122,101 libraries of all kinds in the United States, including 9,221 public libraries? There are now more public library buildings in the United States than there are McDonald's restaurants—a total of 16,671, including library branches. In 2013, our library checked out approximately 472,000 books, CDs, DVDs, and magazines to its patrons. It is no secret that our community loves the library and enjoys reading. Last year’s Livingston Parish Book Festival … [Read more...]