Signs and protesters at Frank Ogawa Plaza.
By Kwan Booth
Heading down to the strike and trying to plan when to be where?
We've compiled a comprehensive list of events happening throughout the day. For more information on the strike follow our Occupy Oakland coverage and go to the Occupy Oakland website.
General Strike Schedule
General Strike Mass Convergence, Frank Ogawa Plaza, 14th and Broadway
"I Will Survive ... Capitalism" Flashmob, Frank Ogawa Plaza, 14th and Broadway
March and Bank Actions/Mobilization #1, Frank Ogawa Plaza, 14th and Broadway
Laney College march to Oakland Unified School District, meet at Lake Merritt BART station
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
A Gathering Place for Families and Youth, 474 24th St.; 11 a.m. to noon, animated films; and noon to 2 p.m. "The One Percent" by Jamie Johnson. All ages, children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
People and the Planet Before Profits March, Fox Theater, 1807 Telegraph Ave. and march to Ogawa Plaza
General Strike Mass Convergence and Press Conference, Frank Ogawa Plaza, 14th and Broadway
Family Bike/Stroller Brigade #1, Main Library, 14th and Madison St.
Noon to 2 p.m.
Lunch by the People's Grocery, Farm to Table, Food First and others, Frank Ogawa Plaza, 14th and Broadway
Noon to 11:30 p.m.
Solidarity with Oakland General Strike, discounts and cheap food with no cover! $2 rice n' beans; $1 with purchase of a drink. Disco Vilante, 347 14th St.
Bank Actions/Mobilization #2 Frank Ogawa Plaza, 14th and Broadway
Anti-Capitalist March, Corner of Telegraph and Broadway
Disability and Seniors Action Brigade, march, sit-in and teach-in, Frank Ogawa Plaza, north side of City Hall
Occupy the Food System! - Teach in and permaculture demonstration, Frank Ogawa Plaza
Family Bike/Stroller Brigade #2, Main Library, 14th Street and Madison
Youth Teach-In/Gathering, For middle and high school aged youth; meet other youth and learn about Occupy Oakland, Main Library, 14th Street and Madison
Recovery from the Dominant Culture workshop, Frank Ogawa Plaza, North Plaza near 16th and San Pablo
First round of marchers to Port of Oakland, Frank Ogawa Plaza, 14th and Broadway
Oakland Education Association Rally, State Building 1515 Clay St.
East Side Arts Alliance Space, banner making, youth performances, speak outs, Frank Ogawa Plaza, in front of Sankofa and Pro Arts Gallery
Rally for Feminist Bloc Of the Oakland General strike, meet at Walgreens, 14th and Broadway
General Strike Mass Convergence, Rally and Labor Cook Out, Frank Ogawa Plaza, 14th and Broadway
Disability and Seniors Action Brigade – transport to Port of Oakland, Frank Ogawa Plaza, 14th and Broadway.
Action to shut down Port of Oakland, 530 Water St.