Grand opening Saturday for library plaza, cafe
BATON ROUGE - Library and BREC officials will hold a grand opening for the plaza addition to the main Goodwood branch this weekend.
BREC's Indpendence Park Cafe building and plaza will debut with a free fall festival starting at 10 a.m. on Nov. 22. Live music and children's activities will accompany tours of the new cafe and the library.
The Plaza addition includes an outdoor stage and amphiteater area, a giant outdoor chessboard, and a large screen TV for showing movies to crowds.
The library is also hosting the 14th Annual Attic Treasures & Collectibles Event on the same day. People can bring antiques to be inspected and appraised from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. There's a limit of three items per person.
For a schedule of more events happening at Fall Fest on the Plaza and the library this weekend, visit their website.
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