May
4
Fri
Used Book Sale @ Al DeWitt Officers' Club
May 4 @ 6:00 pm – May 6 @ 4:00 pm
Friday Preview Sale May 4, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. (note earlier start time) $5 entry or complimentary ticket
Saturday Sale May 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free entry
Sunday Sale May 6, Noon to 4 p.m. Free entry

The May Book Sale at the Al DeWitt Officers’ Club, 641 W Red Line Avenue, Alameda is coming soon. We have an amazing selection of books in over 30 categories for you to browse.

  • Friday night offers the best selection of books. We will be opening half an hour earlier, at 6 p.m, to provide you even more time to shop.
  • Saturday provides a full day of leisurely shopping.
  • As usual the special Sunday clearance sale offers everything for $4 a bag or $5 a box and you can load up on your summer reading.

We provide plenty of free parking and the friendliest volunteers to help you. Remember, cash and checks only.

May
14
Mon
Cult of the Machine art docent program @ Alameda Main Library
May 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Come learn about Precisionism–a streamlined, “machined” aesthetic that flourished in America during the 1920s and 1930s. The ambivalence and excitement about industrialization expressed in art workers by the Precisionists are particularly relevant today–in this age of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, in which robots are replacing human labor and artificial intelligence is becoming a part of our everyday lives.