Jorenda Stone

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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.

Jorenda Stone / Monroe Symphony League

Looking for a good read? You might find one at the second weekend of the Monroe Symphony League bi-annual book sale, which is March 9 and 10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days.

"The Monroe Symphony League is a non-profit group of people whose main goal is to promote the cause of good music and music education," says Monroe Symphony League member and volunteer Jorenda Stone. The group supports local organizations and events such as the Monroe Symphony Orchestra, the Sound Safari, the Marjorie Stricklin Emerging Artists Competition, and New Music on the Bayou.

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Community members who have supported and advanced organizations and programs in Monroe and West Monroe are recognized for their work in a gala benefit on Thursday, March 26th.

"These figures have made a lasting impact to our community," says BayouLife writer Michael DeVault. "We wanted to honor them for their contributions."