OPL Programs

The Friends of the OPL are proud to provide funding for unique and robust programs for patrons of all ages. These OPL programs encourage engagement throughout our diverse community. 

Storytimes for all ages, Kids’ Summer Reading, Winter Bingo, and more!

Engaging Oakland with community and literacy activities over the summer break.

These devices (available for check out) provide a portable Internet connection.

A yearly snapshot that captures the current activities of our favorite public library.

Thoughtful programs that respond to the needs and interests of our community.

A youth advisory board that helps the library improve its service to young people.

Providing teens with a place to have fun, meet up, explore and participate!

Friends of the OPL and The Bookmark Bookstore

(510) 444-0473
721 Washington Street
Oakland, CA 94607


11am - 2pm

11am - 2pm

11am - 4pm

Currently, our store is operating during limited hours for curbside pickup for purchases from our Virtual Bookstore and in-store shopping by reservation only.

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