LSU baseball coach Paul Mainieri has guided the Tigers to the 2009 national championship and five College World Series appearances. During Mainieri’s tenure, LSU has captured 30 team championships, including the 2009 NCAA title, eight NCAA Regional championships, five NCAA Super Regional championships, four Southeastern Conference championships, six SEC Tournament titles, and six SEC Western Division crowns. Mainieri has a 1,455-747-8 record in 37 seasons of collegiate coaching, including a 591-255-3 mark at LSU.
2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Children’s Author Tent 2
The Adventures of the Swamp Kids: Play Ball
2:45 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Barnes & Noble Bookselling Tent
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.