West St. Tammany Friends of the Library

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. 

The Friends of the Library of West St. Tammany will have a book sale on Friday, July 16, and Saturday, July 17, from  9:00-4:00 at our building located at 1301 N Florida St. in Covington, near the fairgrounds.

We sell books, DVDs, music and audio CDs , and puzzles from .25 -$2. We have a whole room for children’s books. Come see our new building and support our St. Tammany Parish Libraries.

To celebrate summer, our specials include “Buy 1, Get 1 Free on all CDs, DVDs, audio books and religious books.

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 2020-2021 school year.

The scholarship will be paid in the amount of $500.00 per academic year in installments of $250.00 for each of 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 June 1, 2020.

More information about the scholarship can be found here. Download the application here.


Would you like to join the Friends of the Library of West St. Tammany?  Annual membership is $10.00 per person and a lifetime membership is $100.00.  There are a wide variety of ways that you can participate including: working at monthly book sales, working in the book room, serving on a committee, and serving as an officer. Download the application here, opens a new window

Contact Us

General Questions: Contact Debbie at (504) 957-5898.

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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