Our October Newsletter is Live!


Hello Friends,


We hope this message finds you well in these difficult times. The October edition of Off the Shelf, our quarterly newsletter, is LIVE! This issue has news about OPL's reimagined summer reading programs, expanded sidewalk pickup services, upcoming OPL and community events, what's new at The Bookmark Bookstore, and more!

As always, but especially now, your support is vital and valued. There are many ways to stay involved with our mission of advancing the Oakland Public Libraries:

  • If you are currently a member, we encourage you to renew your membership early, if possible

  • If you are not a member yet, now is a great time to sign up!

  • Friends of the OPL memberships make great gifts for friends and family

  • You may donate in honor or in memory of someone special in your life

  • Purchase books and media at our Virtual Bookshop

  • Tell a friend! Share your passion for the work that we do for Oakland’s libraries and community.

  • Contact us for more information about our work and impact and sign up to stay in touch.

Thank you for your support and kind consideration!