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LEAP is at West Oakland Library on Fridays

Artists in Libraries

LEAP @ the libraries with MOCHA!

MOCHA offers FREE weekly art workshops at four Oakland Public Library branches as part of LEAP (Library Education and Art Program). LEAP is funded by Art.com for the 2017-2018 school year, their $20,000 donation that they made in September 2017 is keeping our library program accessible

LEAP is in four Libraries

Days, Times & Locations

Fall 2018
September 5 – November 2

1:30 – 3:30

81st Avenue Library
1021 81st Avenue
Oakland, CA 94621

2:00 – 4:00

Main Children’s Room
125 14th Street
Oakland, CA 94612

3:00 – 5:00

MLK Library
6833 International Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94621

3:30 – 5:30

Eastmont Library

Art.com funds LEAP for 17-18 School Year

Art.com Sponsors After-School Arts Program for Oakland Youth

Leading online retailer of wall art & décor to fund The Museum of Children’s Arts’ after-school arts programming for the full school year

EMERYVILLE, Calif. (September 12, 2017)—Art.com, the world’s leading online destination for discovering and purchasing art, today announced it will sponsor the Museum of Children’s …

Library Program on Summer Break

Join us instead at our Open Studio this Summer on Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays from 10:00am – 1:00pm at MOCHA.
Click here for more details.

October is Family History Month

During the month of October MOCHA will offer art and literacy programs at its downtown Oakland, museum space as well as at several Oakland Public Library branches. Programming for the “NEA Big Read” will serve the following library branches and populations–


81st Library



MOCHA selected The Namesake