Library branches will be closed on Monday, January 20 for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The African American Museum & Library at Oakland (AAMLO) will remain open regular business hours (10 AM - 5:30 PM) on January 20 for its annual film festival.
Montclair Book Club
Join us in celebrating Montclair Library’s 90th anniversary in 2020 with a year long book club featuring books set in Oakland! From fiction to non-fiction, mysteries to cookbooks, we’ll explore our city through six books sure to provoke thought and spark interesting discussions. The book club will meet on a second Tuesday evening every other month (January 7, March 10, May 12, July 14, September 15 and November 10).
Upcoming selections include:
January 7, Oakland: The Story of a City by Beth Bagwell.
March 10, The 57 Bus: a true story of two teenagers and the crime that changed their lives by Dashka Slater
Selection of book titles will be announced soon.