Louisiana Book Festival currently seeking volunteers for October event
POSTED: Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 5:15pm
UPDATED: Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 5:19pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — The Louisiana Book Festival is currently looking for volunteers to work the event on Saturday, Oc. 27 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The free event celebrates Louisiana-based readers, writers and their books. It’s a nationally recognized literary event that features roughly 125 authors and panelists. It will take place at the State Library of Louisiana, the State Capitol, and the Capitol Park Museum. Several tents will also be located on neighboring streets.
Volunteers will be needed to escort festival’s authors, monitor serving rooms and panel discussions, work with children in the Youth Readers Pavilion, and other miscellaneous tasks.