Labor Day and Admission Day holiday closures: All library locations will be closed on Monday, September 7 and Wednesday, September 9. The Main Library and the Brookfield and Eastmont branches will be open on Tuesday, September 8; all other locations will be closed that day.
Sean's Shadow Puppets and Scary Tales
Sean Powers brings his art of shadow puppetry to Oakland Public Libraries for Halloween. He will perform Fool Me Once, a scary Chinese tale about deception and its folly. Afterwards he always spends time showing his puppets and answering questions about how he does his art. .