All library locations will be closed on Monday, January 15th, for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. On Tuesday, January 16th, all library locations will be closed except for the Main Library and the Brookfield and Eastmont Branches.
Golden Gate Branch Library's 2017 Jazz on Sundays Program Available
Every summer, the Friends of the Golden Gate Branch Library treat Oaklanders to a series of Sunday afternoon jazz concerts featuring top-notch local talent. Each show presents a headlining artist at 3pm, followed by a “History of Jazz” discussion (4:30pm) and a youth group performance (5pm). Admission is free and donations to the Friends are welcome. Sponsored by the City of Emeryville and Oakland Public Library.
This year's featured artists: July 9, 2017Yancy Taylor July 16, 2017Rhonda Benin July 23, 2017Glen Pearson July 30, 2017Calvin Keys Quartet August 6, 2017Leon Joyce Jr. August 13, 2017Rhonda Benin * August 20, 2017Junius Courtney Big Band (*In the Park) August 27, 2017Denise Perriert.* August 20 concert takes place at Doyle / Hollis Park, 61st Street between Hollis and Doyle streets. printable program for Jazz on Sundays