Opus & Olives

Opus & Olives: Fine Print & Fine FoodTickets on sale now!

Opus & Olives is a celebration that benefits the communities you love through the work of The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library and local literacy programs of the Pioneer Press. When you join us at Opus & Olives, you support early literacy, workforce development, and other lifelong learning opportunities for individuals of every age, ethnicity, and socioeconomic background. This lively and elegant evening is not your average gala. More than just fabulous food, drink, and conversation, Opus & Olives is a celebration of the transformative power of the written word.

Sunday, October 8, 2017
Saint Paul RiverCentre | 175 Kellogg Boulevard West, Saint Paul, MN 55102



5:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception
Author meet-and-greet, book sales and signing, complimentary wine, cash bar.

6:15 p.m. Dinner and Author Presentations
Gourmet dinner and five best-selling authors who share their personal stories and inspiration.
Raffle drawing – reserve your ticket now for a chance to win two round-trip airline tickets from Delta!
Additional book sales and signing after dinner.

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The 2017 line-up is going to be amazing! Click here to see which best-selling authors are joining us this year.


Opus & Olives offers an opportunity to support the community and at the same time engage with Twin Cities business and community leaders and entertain clients, customers or friends. The Friends is grateful to our many sponsors for their generous support, especially 14-years’ lead sponsor RBC Wealth Management, who invite you to join them in supporting Opus & Olives!


Travel to VancouverTravel Raffle

Delta Air Lines, regular Opus & Olives sponsor, has generously donated two First Class tickets—to anywhere in the 48 contiguous United States and Canada the airline and its affiliates fly—for an exciting raffle. Great odds and affordable ticket prices make it one of the highlights of the event, whether you’re in attendance or not. Raffle tickets are on sale now! Click here to find out how to get yours today.


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