November 2016 Oakland Public Library Newsletter is Available!
Sunday Hours Are Here!
Open 1:00-5:00 PM
The New Friends of the Oakland Public Library
Bag Sale Special
It's simple - just buy a bag at the Circulation Desk for $5.00 per bag and fill it up with as many books as can fit from our "Book Sale Headquarters".
Computer Workshop Wednesdays
Wednesdays from 1:00 - 2:30 PM
December 7th - Rosetta Stone - Learn a language online with Rosetta Stone, the world's best language-learning software. This workshop will show you how to register and access it for free with your library card.
December 21st - Hoopla - Hoopla is a digital media service with a collection of over 200,000 movies, tv shows, music, and much more! Come learn how to access it for free with your library card.
To Register call the library at 201-337-3742. For more classes, Click Here.
NFOPL Foreign Films for the Fall
Monday, December 5 at 12:00 PM
Please bring a bag lunch and the New Friends of the Oakland Public Library will provide dessert. The movie for December 5 is The Whale Rider.
Please register in person, by phone at 201-337-3742 or online by Clicking Here.
Yoga "Inside" with Molly
Saturdays, December 3 & 17 at 9:30 AM
Join instructor Molly Towers and learn "Vinyasa" Yoga. Yoga will be held inside the library this time. All levels welcome. Bring your yoga mat and water. No registration is required.
Coffee & Coloring for Adults
1st & 3rd Friday of the month:
December 2nd & December 16th
In the Staff Room Downstairs
The library will provide the designs, paper, pencils, pens, crayons, and the coffee or tea!.
No registration is required.
2016-2017 New Friends of the Oakland Public Library Sunday Afternoon Concert Series:
Sunday, February 12, 2017 at 4:00 PM at the Presbyterian Church of NJ
Four brilliant cellists led by Oaklander Lanny Paykin, bringing to life old and new favorites for cello ensemble.
Sunday, March 19, 2017 at 4:00 PM at the Presbyterian Church of NJ
Soprano Korliss Uecker and Bass Richard Bernstein grace us with arias and duets from the operatic canon; Elizabeth Martyn joins them at the grand piano.
Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 4:00 PM at the Presbyterian Church of NJ
Grand Finale Concert: American Brass Quintet
Hailed by Newsweek as "the high priests of brass," the American Brass Quintet is one of the pre-eminent chamber music ensembles in the world.