March Special Events at the Oakland Public Library (Children’s Dept.)
“Tail Waggin’ Tutors” is an opportunity for Oakland children, ages 5 & up, to read to a very lovable dog. Sadie, and her “Mom”, Donna, will visit the Library on Thursday, March 17 from 5:30 to 6:10 p.m. Daisy, and her “Mom”, Jean, will visit the Library on Tuesday, March 29 from 6:30 to 7:10 p.m. Both Sadie and Daisy are registered therapy dogs with Therapy Dogs International. Each child will have about ten minutes to read a favorite story to a dog. The program will be held in the Library’s story gallery. Please register in person, online at http://oaklandnjlibrary.org, or by calling 201-337-3742.
Acclaimed singer-songwriter, Teri Merliss, will present her special blend of imaginative stories, original songs, and audience participation on Friday, March 18 from 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. in the Oakland Public Library’s story gallery. Oakland children, ages 2 & up, are invited to attend with a parent or caregiver. Please register in person, online at http://oaklandnjlibrary.org, 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.
Computer Workshops at the Oakland Public Library
The Oakland Public Library will be holding seven Computer Workshops on Wednesdays from March 2nd through April 20th, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. The workshops will be Zinio, Hoopla, Gmail 101, Facebook, Microsoft Word Basics Part One, Microsoft Word Basics Part Two, and Microsoft Excel Basics. Please register with Cathy Sandak by phone or in person at the Oakland Public Library at 201-337-3742.
March Book Discussion at the Oakland Public Library
The Oakland Public Library Book Group meets the second Thursday of each month at 6:45 p.m. at the Library. The next meeting will take place on March 10, 2016. The book discussion will be on Case Histories by Kate Atkinson. For a copy of this book and additional information, please contact the Oakland Public Library at 201-337-3742.