Beauregard Parish Library, one of the member libries of Libries Southwest consortium, is proud to announce the 2017 LSW Author Dinner. The event will feature the Lynda Carlberg Award, named in memory of the former director of Calcasieu Parish Library system, and honoring special individuals for their contributions to libraries. The Lynda Carlberg Award recipient this year is Louisiana State Librarian Rebecca Hamilton.

Following the presentation of the Lynda Carlberg Award is an author program from Beauregard Parish native Curt Iles, who has published several books about rural life and spent three years recently on a three-year mission trip to Africa.

The Libraries Southwest Author Dinner will be held on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at Treasures of Marilyn's in Lake Charles. The buffet-style meal has several choices to suit various dietary restrictions and preferences. Ticket price is $30 per person, and interested individuals should register for the event by October 1st.

Checks should be made out to Libraries Southwest and sent to
Marjorie Harrison
Treasurer, Libraries Southwest
301 W Claude St
Lake Charles, LA 70605

Click Here for LSW Author Dinner Registration Form