Bookmark Bookstore Spring 2017 Sale Dates Announced: April 20 – 23, 2017
Thursday 4/20 – Members’ Preview – 50% off. Membership may be purchased on the day of the sale for $25 per year, $15 for seniors and full-time students.
Discounts for all book lovers are as follows:
30% off – Friday 4/21
40% off – Saturday 4/22
50% off – Sunday 4/23
Special sale hours: Mon-Sun -10:30 – 5:30
For more information call (510) 444-0473
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Bookmark Bookstore Fall 2016 Sale Dates Announced
The semi-annual sale event opens with a special “Members’ First Choice” sale day on Thursday, October 13, 2016. Members of the Friends of the Oakland Public Library save 50% on all purchases. Membership may be purchased on the day of the sale for $25 per year, $15 for seniors and full-time students.
All book lovers receive a discount of 30% on Friday, October 14th. The discount increases each day with savings of 40% on Saturday, October 15th and 50% on Sunday, October 16th. The discount applies to already low prices of $3 to $6 for most of the 17,000 books in the store.
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FOPL to Participate in 24 hour Giving Day Event
On May 3, 2016 the East Bay Community Foundation is sponsoring East Bay Gives to encourage and support fundraising for nonprofits in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. Hundreds of local organizations, including the Friends of the Oakland Public Library, are participating in this online event. Help us reach 1,000 members! Our matching gift sponsor will donate $5 for each new or renewing membership. To make a donation on May 3rd, visit our page on the East Bay Gives website. Follow our progress at
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