Friends of the Library of West St. Tammany

The West St. Tammany Friends of the Library is an all-volunteer nonprofit 501(3)(c) organization whose mission is to help the library with additional funding generated through monthly book sales and a book auction. The group has been supporting the library for over 30 years. 

Lisabeth Millard Scholarship

The Friends of the Library of West St. Tammany – “Lisabeth Millard Scholarship" is a $2,000 scholarship awarded to a graduating high school senior who will be attending an accredited four (4) year college or university starting in the 2021-2022 school year.

The scholarship will be paid in the amount of $500.00 per academic year in installments of $250.00 for the spring and fall semesters. The total amount over a four (4) year academic program is $2,000.00.

The student must reside in St. Tammany Parish to be eligible to receive the scholarship.

The completed application form and essay must be postmarked on or before April 1, 2022.

More information about the scholarship can be found here, opens a new window. Download the application here., opens a new window


Our membership program has been on hold ever since we lost our lease at Haddon Hall and with the onset of COVID. We will be discussing the program and sharing our decisions next year. Volunteers are always welcome. If you'd like to volunteer please contact Alice at (479) 244-0503. 

2022 Used Book Sales

All book sales are held at the West St. Tammany Friends of the Library building located at 1301 N. Florida St. in Covington, near the St. Tammany Parish Fairgrounds. Find books, DVDs, music and audio CDs , and some puzzles from $3. There is often a large selection of home school items as well as children's books. All proceeds support St. Tammany Parish Libraries. 

January 21–22 CANCELLED Used Book Sale
February 18–19 Used Book Sale
March 18–19 Used Book Sale
April 22–23 Used Book Sale
May 20–21 Used Book Sale
June 17–18 Used Book Sale
July 22–23 Used Book Sale
August 19–20 Used Book Sale
September 16–17 Used Book Sale
October 21–22 Used Book Sale
November 18–19 Used Book Sale
December 16–17 Used Book Sale


We appreciate and are grateful for your book donations. They can be brought to 1301 N. Florida Street, Covington, LA 70433 on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10am-2pm when volunteers are here to assist you. Please note that we don’t accept encyclopedias, magazines. LP records or VHS tapes. We can provide a receipt for your donations if you choose.

Contact Us

Volunteer & Scholarship Questions: Contact Alice at (479) 244-0503.
Donation Questions: Contact Bob at 504-782-0330

By Mail

Friends of the Library of West St. Tammany
P. O. Box 3292
Covington, LA 70434

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