Volunteer with us
We are looking for volunteers to participate in a wide range of opportunities related to social media content creation, events, fundraising, and more. Please complete the Volunteer Form to help us learn about you and your interests.
Volunteer at The Bookmark Bookstore
The Bookmark is owned and operated by the Friends of the OPL. We have a store manager and 50+ volunteers. Bookstore volunteers perform a variety of tasks during their three hour/week shifts.
Complete the Volunteer Form and indicate your interest in volunteering at The Bookmark.
Join the Friends Board
We are interested in recruiting more Directors from underrepresented groups and community members with connections that will knit us together.
For more information about serving on the Board, please see our flyer. To apply to serve on the Board, please complete our Board of Directors Interest Form.
Volunteer at OPL
Oakland Public Libraries have volunteer opportunities for adults and teens.
See the OPL volunteer page for details.
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