We apologize for the recent disruption of service, and are pleased to report that the power has been restored to the Main Library. We have returned to our normal Monday schedule: the Main Library and Brookfield and Eastmont Branches are now open. All other locations will resume normal operations on Tuesday, January 23. We appreciate the community's support and patience over the past few days.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Film Festival
Please join the African American Museum & Library at Oakland in honoring the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. at the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Film Festival.
The museum will host a film screening of four films documenting African Americans' struggle for civil rights:
- Black Americans Since MLK: And Still I Rise
- The African American: Many Rivers to Cross
- The Powerbroker: Whitney Young's Fight for Civil RIghts
- The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution.
The film screening will beging in the museum gallery at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, January 16, 2017.