Volunteer Information Sessions

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Interested in volunteering at the library?  Come to this information session to learn more about our volunteer opportunities for adults.

Learn about the following volunteer opportunities:

  • Books for Wider Horizons
  • Second Start Adult Literacy
  • Computer docents at Elmhurst and MLK branches
  • Friends of the Oakland Public Library and the Bookmark Bookstore
  • The Library Advisory Commission
  • The Summer Lunch Program (site coordinators and shorter-term volunteers)
  • Adopt a Spot clean-ups and garden maintenance at various OPL locations
  • and more…

There is another Volunteer Information Session at the Main Library on April 2nd at 6:00 pm.  

Advance registration is encouraged, but not required. To register, visit this link or contact Sara DuBois at (510) 238-6572 or by e-mail at sdubois@oaklandlibrary.org


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Melrose Branch

4805 Foothill Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94601
Phone: (510) 535-5623