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August Nonprofit of the Month: West Coast Children’s Clinic

August Nonprofit of the Month: West Coast Children’s Clinic

We are excited to announce that the Oaklandish Nonprofit for the month of August is the WestCoast Children's Clinic. The WestCoast Children's Clinic provides psychological services to vulnerable children, youth, and their families in the East Bay. The Clinic, based in Oakland, is committed to supporting these children and their families regardless of their ability to pay, and to expanding accessibility to mental health services in our community. To do this, WestCoast trains the next generatio.....
ExploreOAK #Instameet003

ExploreOAK #Instameet003

Please join us this Saturday, July 22nd for @exploreoakland #instameet003: noon to 3pm. We'll meet up at BOSK in Old Oakland, meander downtown and Chinatown, ending up on the waterfront in Jack London Square for Pedalfest! Meet amateurs and pros alike as we explore the beauty of the Town, all are welcome, any and all cameras. The top three photos from the meetup will be featured in the Oaklandish 2018 calendar, so come along and meet in person some of the dopest photographers in Oakland and.....
#Fairyland4GrownUps FAQ:

#Fairyland4GrownUps FAQ:

YES! Tickets are still available for sale at Oakland Supply Co. in Jack London Square: 427 Water Street. Children’s Fairyland in Oakland, which opened in 1950, is famous as a family attraction and for its outreach -- including hands-on science classes and free field trips and family memberships for children from underserved communities. And yet for many Oaklanders, Fairyland is shrouded in mystery. Most of the time, Fairyland is off-limits to adults unless they’re accompanying a kid.....
Save the Date: #Fairyland4Grownups 2017

Save the Date: #Fairyland4Grownups 2017

General admission tickets will go on sale at Oakland Supply Co. at 10am on Saturday, July 22nd! Get your posse together! Please note: this benefit event is 21+ and you will need to show valid ID at the gate. During daylight hours, Children’s Fairyland is off-limits to grownups. Anyone who wants to enter the park has to arrive with a kid in tow. But not this August 18th from 7-10pm when Oaklandish and Fairyland are teaming up to host a night of pure imagination, for adults only! Enjoy tunes .....
Exclusive YMTK Listening Party @ DTO

Exclusive YMTK Listening Party @ DTO

If you haven't had a chance to check out East Oakland native and hip-hop artist YMTK, you're in luck. Oaklandish is hosting an in-store listening party at our downtown Oakland store on Sunday, July 14th. Stop by 1444 Broadway from 7 to 9 pm to get an exclusive listen of YMTK's new, unreleased project "9 Song Wav." This event will be the first time YMTK performs tracks from "9 Song Wav" for the public. YMTK, also known as Young Murph the Kidd, has a hip-hop flow uniquely his own. YMTK got his .....