Adult Programs

Ramapo Valley Chamber Ensemble Dvorak and More
Sunday, October 22nd at 4:00 PM
Presbyterian Church of New Jersey
222 Ramapo Valley Road, Oakland NJ

Piano: Boston Symphony’s Jerome Rosen, Viola and Violin: Met Orchestra’s Vincent Lionti, Laura Hamilton, and Jeehae Lee Cello: American Composers Orchestra: Lanny Paykin

This is a free concert, donations are gladly accepted . NFOPL is a 501(c)3 organization.




jewelrysaleflyerJewelry and Notecard Sale
Saturday, October 28th from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM

To benefit a true jewel: Oakland's Newly Renovated Library.  From Adorable to Attention-getting, Everyday to Elegant, Funky to Fancy, Pre-formed to Prismatic this sale will contain many handcrafted pieces, vintage pieces and beautiful note cards. Something for every style and every budget. Get a head start on gift giving and support our gem of a Library.



fallsquashCookbook Club
Monday, November 13th at 6:30 PM

What's a Cookbook Club?  Like a book club, members meet to discuss a specific book, in this case, a cookbook.  Meetings are a potluck meal as each member cooks one recipe from the cookbook and brings it to the meeting.  The library will supply the cookbooks, plates, cups and utensils.  The book for the November 13th meeting is to be determined.  Come in and pick one up when available! For more information, please call the library at 201-337-3742.


 coloringforadultsCoffee & Coloring for Adults
1st & 3rd Friday of the month:
October 20th
& November 3rd
1:00-2:00 PM
In the Staff Room Downstairs

The library will provide the designs, paper, pencils, pens, crayons, and the coffee or tea!.

No registration is required.



The Oakland Book Club
Second Thursday of Every Month at 6:45 pm (except August and December)
Thursday, November 9th at 6:45 PM

The Oakland Book Club meets the second Thursday of each month at 6:45 pm at the Library.  The book for Thursday, November 9th will be The Wonder by Emma Donoghue.  For a copy of the book and additional information, please contact the Oakland Public Library at 201-337-3742.


The Knitting Club with Lenora Meyer
Meeting the First and Third Monday of Every Month from 6:00-8:00 pm.

Monday, October 16th & November 6th from 6:00-8:00 pm
Meets in the Staff Room

Knitters of all levels gather to share, learn together, and have fun! New knitters are always welcome. Bring your own projects our certified kntting teacher Lenora Meyer will be available for assistance. Lenora currently teaches at JO-ANN'S as well as being a private instructor.


photoiconView photos of the Teen Photography Contest at the Oakland Public Library.

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