August Kindergarten Kickoff Event at the Library

August Kindergarten Kickoff Event at the Oakland Public Library/Children’s Dept.

librarykinderThe Children’s Dept. of the Oakland Public Library will host the Fourteenth Annual Kindergarten Kickoff on Wednesday, August 24 in the Library. This is an opportunity for those children entering schools in Oakland to meet their classmates prior to the first day of school. Meeting times are as follows: Manito (10:00-11:00 a.m.), Heights (11:15-12:15 p.m.), and Dogwood Hill (1:00-2:00 p.m.). A special story time and gift-for-teacher craft is planned. (All kindergartners are asked to bring a wallet-sized photo of themselves for their teacher craft.) Registration begins Tuesday, August 9. Please register in person, online at, or by calling 201-337-3742.

The Library is located in the Oakland Municipal Plaza. For further information, call or visit the Library at 201-337-3742.