I Want to Volunteer!

We have two ways for you to sign up as a Louisiana Book Festival volunteer. You may fill out our online form below indicating when and where you are willing to work, or you may download a hard copy of the form suitable for mailing or faxing to us. If you have any questions regarding volunteering, you may contact:

Charlotte Pringle
Louisiana Book Festival
701 N. Fourth St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Fax: 225.219.9840
Tel: 225.342.4931


First Name:     Last Name: T-shirt size:


City: State: Zip:

Home Phone (with area code):

Cell Phone (with area code):

Work Phone (with area code):


Please note, we cannot guarantee a T-shirt
for anyone signing up after October 18.


Author registration and escorts
Barnes & Noble book signing tent
Concessions tent
Cooking demonstration tent
Festival Guides/Information
Merchandise Tent
Room Monitors
S.M.A.R.T. (Site Maintenance And Resource Team)
Teen HQ
Young Readers Pavilion
Assign me anywhere!


Shift Preference

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Noon to 4 p.m.
1 to 5 p.m.
2 to 6 p.m.


We will try our best to place you with friends or colleagues. Please use this space to indicate if there is someone you want to work with.

I am signing up...
As an individual
To work with a friend (enter name below)
As part of a group (enter name below)

All volunteers must attend a training session. In an effort to make it as convenient as possible, we are offering several different days and times for training. If you should have a conflict on all days and times, please let the Volunteer Coordinator know as soon as possible at 225.219.4931 or lbfvolunteer@state.lib.la.us. If you are volunteering as part of a group, we can offer training at your group site.

Training Session
Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 24 from 10 a.m. to noon
Thursday, Oct. 24 from at 6 to 8 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 25 from at 10 a.m. to noon
Saturday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. to noon
Will Call

Comments / Special needs:


Book-loving volunteers are essential to the Louisiana Book Festival's success. Whether it's escorting authors, guiding visitors, selling refreshments, working with children in the Young Readers Pavilion or other fun and rewarding assignments, the Louisiana Book Festival wants you to join the volunteer team.

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