Labor Day and Admission Day holiday closures: All library locations will be closed on Monday, September 7 and Wednesday, September 9. The Main Library and the Brookfield and Eastmont branches will be open on Tuesday, September 8; all other locations will be closed that day.
Second Start 30th Anniversary Party
PARTY LIKE IT'S 1984! Join us for a 1980s theme party to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Second Start Adult Literacy program at Oakland Public Library.
We will honor the students, volunteer tutors, staff and supporters who have made Second Start a second home for nearly 6,000 students since we opened in 1984.
Food ~ Family Activities ~ 80s Music ~ Dancing
with Special Guests
R&B/beatbox with Antique Naked Soul
Youth UpRising DJs
If you’re feeling royal, wear purple – because Purple Rain turned 30 this year too! – or your best 80s outfit. Prizes awarded.
For info or to RSVP: 510-238-3432
Fragrance-Free event. Please do not wear perfume or scented products. To request other accommodation, call 510-238-3254 (TTY) at least a week before the event.