Asian Pacific American Heritage Month at OPL

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month at OPL

We are excited to honor and celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month at Oakland Public Library.

Each May we recognize the contributions and influence of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States.

Please Join Us for These Amazing Events

Meet Authors Vanessa Hua, Devi S. Laskar & Grace D. Li

May 22nd | 11:00am - 12:00pm
The Shadows of Ambition: Join us as these three authors discuss their new novels In person at the Oakland Main Library.

AAPI Blogs

May is Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month

Children's librarians at OPL curated a list of titles that celebrate Asian/Pacific heritage and diverse Asian immigrant experiences.



Asian roots: farming, gardening, cooking

Celebrate Asian Pacific Heritage Month by exploring Asian agriculture & cuisine. Pick up a Grab and Grow kit while supplies last.
Grab and Grow Kit

Asian American and Pacific Islander Reads


Asian American Pacific Islanders Staff Lists

A Kamishibai Story from Japan with Ms. Erica

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