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.
Help Your Child Get Ready to Read
Oakland children's librarians suggest ways to help children learn to read. Sets of ideas are geared to specific age groups, from babies through kindergarteners. There are also hints for parents or tutors working with beginning readers.