June 2021 Calendar

    June Special Events at the Oakland Public Library (Children’s Dept.)

     It’s a good time to pick up a “Spring into Reading” Story Kit! Oakland children, ages 3 & up, will receive three picture books, an activity, and a sticker. The books will need to be checked out with a valid library card. Supplies are now very limited, and kits are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. One kit per child, with a maximum of two kits per family, please. Registration is not required.

     VIRTUALLY join Miss Barbara for Preschool Story Time at 11:00am on Tuesdays from June 1st until June 15th. Oakland children, ages 2 to 5, will be singing along to favorite songs and listening to stories. Registration is not required.

     June Craft Bags will be available for pick-up beginning Wednesday, June 2nd. Oakland children of all ages may come into the Children’s Dept. OR call ahead for curbside pick-up for this June craft. One craft bag per child, please. Registration is not required.

     Terrific Two’s & Three’s! is a Story Time for two to three-year-olds and their caregivers. Join us VIRTUALLY at 11:00am on Fridays from June 4th until June 18th. Younger children will enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays. Registration is not required.

   The 2021 “TAILS AND TALES” Summer Reading Club kicks off Tuesday, June 29th from 1:00 to 2:00pm. The Good Humor Ice Cream Truck will be outside the Library with free ice cream for Oakland children! Registration and an ice cream voucher is required and supply is limited. Reading Club materials will also be available for pick up. Small prizes will be awarded all summer long for eager readers! Thanks to the New Friends of the Oakland Public Library, this is just the beginning of many great things to come this summer!

     Don’t miss the early July “Jiggly Wiggly” and “Magical Melodies” music programs and the chance to make garden stepping stones! Visit the Oakland Public Library in person or online at oaklandnjlibrary.org for a complete calendar of events. You may also call the Library at 201-337-3742 for further information. The Library is located in the Oakland Municipal Plaza.

Events Calendar