More than 50 categories of books, music and art prints will be available at the 56th Annual Symphony Book Sale hosted by Delgado Community College's Student Life Center to benefit the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra. The event is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, May 13-14, and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 15. Kids can fill a bag with their choice of books for a flat fee of $5 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday.
During its grand opening on Saturday and Sunday, May 15-16, Nadeau â Furniture with a Soul (2728 Magazine St., 891-1356; www.furniturewithasoul.com) will donate one-third of all sales to Make It Right's efforts to help rebuild the Lower 9th Ward.
See new spring arrivals from Penguin at Style Lab For Men (3326 Magazine St., 304-5072; www.stylelabstore.com).
On Sunday, May 16, the St. Tammany Humane Society holds a raffle for a $270,000 Northshore home as part of its annual "Raising the Roof for Charity" event. Proceeds from the tickets benefit the Humane Society, the American Red Cross and other organizations. Visit www.raisingtheroof.net to purchase a $100 ticket.