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Are you a bike enthusiast? Or are you bike curious perhaps? Whether you're an expert or a beginning bike lover, May 2019 is packed with opportunities to embrace two-wheeled ways at OPL. 

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The event showcases how poetry can be used as an act of self care and will consist of poetry performances, a panel discussion and an interactive writing exercise for attendees. 

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Join us for events recognizing National Poetry Month all throughout April.

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Last June, Oakland showed love for its libraries. Thanks to the passage of Measure D, starting Monday, April 1, you can expect #MoreLibrary at Your Library!

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Discover & Go is a program provided by your library that offers free and low-cost passes for museums, science centers, zoos, theatres, and other cultural destinations.

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Stream over 30,000 available films, TV shows, documentaries and more for free using your library card.

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Has Oakland Public Library made a difference in your life?  

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The Oakland Public Library regularly receives gifts of books and non-book material from our patrons.  If you are interested in donating, or interested in receiving donated books, click here.

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Looking for something great to read? Fill out this form and let one of our amazing librarians do the work for you!

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