Book Fair

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Summer is finally here, and it's the perfect time to pick up a good book. The Monroe Symphony League is hosting a book sale Saturday and Sunday, June 2-3 and Friday and Saturday, June 8-9 in the MSL Book Room.

Books and Bargains at the Monroe Symphony Book Sale

Jun 1, 2017

The Monroe Symphony League is holding its book fair Saturday, June 3rd, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, June 4th,  1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., and again the following weekend June 9th and 10th.

Monroe Symphony League Provides Spring Reading

Mar 2, 2017

The Monroe Symphony League is hosting their Spring Book Sale this Saturday and Sunday, March 4th and 5th, and again the following weekend.  The Book Sale will take place in two buildings located at 320 North 4th Street. 

  The Spring Book Sale will have books of all categories from cookbooks to fantasy to nonfiction and are priced at about a tenth of the retail price with some books for only a dime. Along with books, there will also be magazines, sheet music, and CDs.

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With summer fully underway, many people are looking for the next good book to help them pass the time. Keeping that in mind, the Monroe Symphony League is holding a Book Fair this weekend, June 4 and 5, and next weekend June 11 and 12.

The book sale helps fund the Symphony League's projects throughout the year. Other projects the League sponsors include: the annual "Sound Safari" for local schools, the "Marjorie Stricklin Emerging Artist Competition", and the new formed "New Music on the Bayou Festival" which is currently underway.

Shelves Stocked For Summer Book Fair

Jun 5, 2015
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Looking for the perfect read this summer?  Book enthusiasts find the answer in the Monroe Symphony League Book Fair.  Shelves full of paperbacks, hardbacks, and large-print editions are available beginning Saturday.

MSL member Jorenda Stone shares that topics cover a great variety of interests.  "Romance, fiction, and cookbooks are always popular favorites," she said.  "This is a perfect time to grab a few reads for the weekend or a trip to the beach."

Book Fair Features Paperbacks, Collections

Mar 6, 2015

The Monroe Symphony League Book Fair opens Saturday.  The Spring sale offers an array of books, magazines, and other reading materials during the two-weekend event.

"There are hundreds of paperbacks that are discounted,"  said league member Jorenda Stone. "Guests can find a wonderful assortment of collections in the book room," she added.

Some popular selections include cookbooks, military history, and Louisiana-themed books.  The fair opens Saturday at 9  a.m. at the MSL Book Room on North 4th Street in Monroe.