The Friends of the Oakland Public Library will host its annual Spring Book Sale event at The Bookmark Bookstore on Friday, April 28 – Sunday, April 30, 2023. All proceeds will benefit the Oakland Public Library!
Members of the Friends of the OPL save 50% on all purchases on the first day of the sale on Friday, April 28. Membership can be purchased online here or in the store on the day of the sale ($25 per year, $15 for seniors and full-time students) to receive the discount. After the first day, all shoppers receive a discount of 30% on Saturday, April 29 and 50% on Sunday, April 30.
The discounts apply to already low prices of $3 to $8 for most of the 17,000 items in the store. The Bookmark features gently used and donated books of general interest, CDs, LPs, comics, puzzles, and a selection of collectible books.
The Bookmark Bookstore, located at 721 Washington Street in Old Oakland, is convenient to AC Transit and BART (12th Street station). The store will be open 10:30 am to 5:30 pm each day during the sale. For more information, call (510) 444-0473.