Tweens & Teens 


booksheartAwesome Book Club
Grades 4-6
Tuesdays from 3:15 - 4:30 PM

Awesome Book Club will meet each Tuesday after school at 3:15 PM in the large Meeting Room. Each month we'll explore a new novel and graphic novels along with themed activities. We will not meet on days when school is closed.






teenthursdayTeen Thursdays
Grade 6-12
Thursday, January 3, 17, & 31 from 3:15 - 4:30 PM

 Join us on these Thursdays at 3:15 pm for games and special activities just for teens in the Makerspace. We will not meet on days when school is closed, or when Teen Advisory Board meets.



tabTeen Advisory Board
Second and Fourth Thursdays from 3:15 - 4:30 PM
January 10 and 24 in the Boardroom
Grades 6-12

 Are YOU in the 6 - 12 grade, and want to influence what programs the Oakland Public Library offers young people and materials the library has for teens? Are you looking for a way to be a part of your community? Join the Teen Advisory Board and learn how you can make an impact on your library and your community!  Being part of the Teen Advisory Board means that you are a role model to others and are seen as part of our library in the community.  Teen Thursdays will not meet on those Thursdays. 


teenfriendshipclubFriendship Club
Friday, January 11 & 18, February 1, 8, 22 from 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Grades 6-12

 Friendship Club gives those with developmental disabilities a chance to meet and make friends in a supportive environment. Ages 11-17 will meet in the Makerspace.



moviematineeFriday Movie Matinee
Friday, January 11, February 1, & March 1 from 3:15 - 4:30 PM
Large Meeting Room
Grades 6-12

If you love watching movies but don't get to see as many as you like, Friday Movie Matinee is for you!  Watch a movie with your buds after school. Grades 6 - 12.


  permitOakland Public Library's
Partnership with

The Oakland Public Library has a NEW partnership with, allowing patrons free access to a Driver Education program which contains the following NJ state-specific information:

 - 11 car practice tests
 - 9 motorcycle practice tests
 - 10 CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice tests and more!
Click on and check it out!


Earn community service hours by helping at the library!  Library volunteers can work with books, assist with programs for small children, and more!

teens party oaklandCall or come in for details and an application, or download the application HERE

photoiconView photos of the Teen Photography Contest at the Oakland Public Library.

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