All library locations will be closed on Monday, September 1st for the Labor Day holiday. The Main Library and the Brookfield, Eastmont, Piedmont Avenue and Golden Gate branches will be open on Tuesday, September 2nd. All other library locations will be closed that day.
An Afternoon with Oakland Authors Colette Winlock & Valerie Haynes Perry
Please join us in a conversation with local authors Colette Winlock and Valerie Haynes Perry.
Winlock and Perry were two of the founding members of the Oakland Writers Collective, a recent effort to bring together great local talent and encourage publishing success. They will read from their books and discuss the collective, their favorite authors and their inspiration.
Colette Winlock is the debut author of Undoing Crazy, a novel.
Valerie Haynes Perry is the author of Tanner Blue, Painted Deserts, Music for the Dream–Seven Short Stories, Members, and Listening Out Loud–A Friend to the Serious Writer.
Books will be available for purchase.