West St. Tammany Friends of the Library

The West St. Tammany Friends of the Library is an all volunteer, non-profit organization whose proceeds support the St. Tammany Parish Library.

On weekdays, donations of books and book-related items, magazines, puzzles, CDs, LPs, and other media can be placed in the dropbox located at:

Hadden Hall

106 S. Jahncke Ave.

Covington, LA 70433

For assistance with donations, call Bob at (504) 782-0330.

Membership Application/Renewal


Lisabeth Millard Scholarship

The West St.Tammany Friends of the Library Lisabeth Millard Scholarship was established to enhance community knowledge of all resources provided by the library system and to generate a continuing interest in its service.

The total value of the scholarship is $2000.00 over a continuous four year period of study and is open to graduating high school seniors or equivalent who are served by the library districts of the St. Tammany Parish.


The Friends conduct a monthly book sale in the book room located in Hadden Hall, 106 Jahncke Ave, Covington. All book sales are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

January 18-19

February 15-16

March 15-16

April 12-13

May 17-18

June 14-15

July 19-20

August 16-17

September 20-21

October 18-19

November 15-16

December 13-14

Silent Auctions

The Friends hold silent auctions offering a sample of books and other items found at the monthly book sale at the Covington Library, 310 W 21st Ave.

  • Auctions will begin the 15th of a month and end the 14th of the next month.
  • All items have been donated, are pre-owned and in excellent condition.
  • All items have a minimum bid with bids increasing in increments of 50¢.
  • Bids are placed in person at the circulation desk of the Covington Library in the Silent Auction notebook.
  • High bidders do not have to be present to win.
  • Winners will be notified by phone.
  • Payment may be made in either cash or check. Checks should be made payable to Friends of the Library.
  • All sales are final!

Thank you for your support and good luck!