All library locations will be closed on Monday, May 25th, for Memorial Day. On Tuesday, May 26th, all library locations will be closed except for the Main Library, African American Museum and Library at Oakland, and the Brookfield and Eastmont Branches.
Oakland, the City that Changed the Face of Sports
Local historian Paul Brekke-Miesner will discuss his new book Home Field Advantage: Oakland, the City that Changed the Face of Sports. Join him as he explores the many milestones in sports established by Oakland athletes, discuss the reasons why the city created such an amazing sports legacy, and read from his book. A slide show will accompany this presentation.