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Welcome to Oakland Public Library

The Oakland Public Library was established in 1913 and funded by the Andrew Carnegie Foundation. The library serves as a center for knowledge and growth and provides area residents with a variety of services. Visit the library to find out more.

Library-Events

Display of Photography by Glenn LeBlanc of Oakland.

Glenn’s photographs feature local and Maine’s outdoor beauty. He has published two books of photographs; Light on the Trail and Friends in Wild Places.

Light on the trailFriends in Wild PlacesThe display is in the reading room for the month of May.

Library-News
Library News
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Sarah P. Roy – Head Librarian

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Lisa Stevens – Assistant Librarian

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Gene Roy – Children’s Librarian

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Sarah Picks
  • How to Eat a Cupcake

    How to Eat a Cupcake

    How to Eat a Cupcake “A sparkling, witty story about an unlikely, yet redemptive, friendship….Grab one of these for your …Read More »
  • Hillbilly Elegy

    Hillbilly Elegy

    Hillbilly Elegy From a former marine and Yale Law School graduate, a powerful account of growing up in a poor Rust …Read More »
  • On Turpentine Lane

    On Turpentine Lane

    On Turpentine Lane At thirty-two, Faith Frankel has returned to her claustro-suburban hometown, where she writes institutional thank-you notes for her …Read More »
  • Swimming Lessons

    Swimming Lessons

    Swimming Lessons From the author of the award-winning and word-of-mouth sensation Our Endless Numbered Days comes an exhilarating literary mystery that will keep readers …Read More »
  • Death at Breakfast

    Death at Breakfast

    Death at Breakfast From the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Still Missing, More Than You Know, and Gossip …Read More »
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Lisa Picks
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Gene Picks
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OPL Book Club
storytime

Storytime Fridays at 10:30

Storytime
  1. worm farm

    Maine Composting Week — Mr. Gene’s worm farm

    May 5 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  2. Mothers-Day

    Mother’s Day

    May 12 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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    Caterpillar-Butterfly

    May 19 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  4. popcorn-day

    Popcorn Day

    May 26 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Library-Hours
Oakland Public Library Hours
Sorry we are currently closed.
Opening Hours
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
10:00am – 7:00pm
Wednesday
10:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday
10:00am – 6:00pm
Friday
10:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed
current weather
Weather Forecast
Partly Cloudy
Currently
39°
Partly Cloudy
Today is forecast to be Much Cooler than yesterday. A few showers developing late tonight.
Mostly Cloudy
Sunday 04/30 10%
High 56° / Low 41°
Mostly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies this morning will become overcast during the afternoon. High 56F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.

2017 Federal Holidays

Oakland Public Library is closed on all Federal Holidays

Date Holiday
Friday, January 1 New Year’s Day
Monday, January 16 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, February 20 Washington’s Birthday
Monday, May 29 Memorial Day
Monday, July 4 Independence Day
Monday, September 4 Labor Day
Monday, October 9 Columbus Day
Friday, November 10 Veterans Day
Thursday, November 23 Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 23 The day after Thanksgiving
Monday, December 25 Christmas Day
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