The library's Recycled Reads Sale this Saturday, July 30, includes fiction, cookbooks, textbooks, history, travel, art, crafts and many more subjects.

Sales roundup: Acadian Village hosts annual Sip, Sale and Shop event; EBR Parish Library holds Recycled Reads Book Sale; and more

A look at area sales and events:

Acadian Village’s annual Sip, Sale and Shop is happening tonight, Thursday, July 28, from 5 to 8 p.m. Businesses in the shopping center, located at the corner of Acadian Thruway and Perkins Road, will be offering special deals, door prizes, refreshments and more.

The East Baton Rouge Parish Library’s Recycled Reads Book Sale is back! Stop by the new, more spacious sale location at 3434 North Blvd. from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. this Saturday, July 30, to pick up a good read at a seriously discounted price. Recycled Reads accepts donated books year-round, and sales take place on the last Saturday of every month except for November and December.

The Red Stick Farmers Market is hosting its last weekend of the Summer Fresh Fest, with Everything Eggplant day this Saturday, July 30. Market-goers can find purple, white and green eggplants at Saturday’s market and can also watch chef Brant Palazzo of D’Angelo’s Restaurant lead a cooking demonstration at 10 a.m. inside the Main Street Market.

Merci Beaucoup is hosting its Summer Sale today, Thursday, July 28, through Saturday, July 30, with select items priced at $5, $10, $15 or 50% off.

Eros continues its enormous storewide sale through this Saturday, July 30, with more than half the store priced at 50% off.

Carriages Fine Clothier is still fundraising for the families of Baton Rouge’s fallen officers until Sunday, July 31. Carriages partnered with Southern Marsh Collection to create three limited edition T-shirts in honor of the city, and Carriages will donate 100% of profits from all units sold.

Currie is still holding a 50%-off sale on all swimwear.

Hey Penelope is holding a summer shoe sale, with 40% off all flip-flops, wedges, sandals and heels.

Posh Boutique‘s Summer Blowout Sale continues now through Sunday, July 31, with 20% off your entire purchase.

Swap Boutique‘s summer clearance pre-sale is happening now, with hundreds of items up to 90% off retail prices.

Bella Bella is having a summer sale on its jewelry, offering shoppers 25% off.

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