All Oakland Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, May 28th in observance of Memorial Day. All branch libraries, except Eastmont and Brookfield Branch, will also be closed Tuesday, May 29th
Oakland Noir book signing
The African American Museum & Library at Oakland presents a celebration of a new crime fiction anthology where Oakland is a character in every story. Join us for a book signing event with authors Jerry Thompson, Eddie Muller, Nick Petrulakis, Keri Miki, Lani Schroeder, Katie Gilmartin, Keenan Norris, Harry Louis Williams II, Carolyn Alexander, Phil Canalin, Judy Juanita, Jamie DeWolf, Mahmud Rahman, Tom McElravey, and Joe Loya. This event will feature a reception from 6:30 - 7:00 pm, followed by a discussion and book signing from 7:00 - 8:30 pm.