News & Events

Grand Opening of the Newly Refurbished Oakbrook Park Baseball Field

All are invited to attend the Grand Opening of the newly refurbished "Oakbrook Park Baseball Field" at the Oakbrook Homes located at: 1001 Scott Street, Reading PA 19611 Saturday, August 3rd 2019. Reading Housing Authority, Olivet Boys and Girls Club, and Baseballtown Charities have collaborated to refurbish and reclaim the Oakbrook Park Baseball Field, located [...]

Thank You United Way of Berks County and Cartech

Reading Housing Authority and Oakbrook residents thank the United Way of Berks County and Cartech for their volunteers who spent two Saturdays putting fresh coats of paint on the building in the Oakbrook playground.  The space is used by Oakbrook Resident Council and other partner agencies who use the space for community events!  Your hard […]

2019 Reading School District Summer Lunch Program

The Reading School District Summer Lunch Program will be held until August 9th for kids and teens ages 18 & younger (21 & younger with special needs). Where: Glenside Elementary Breakfast is served from 8-9 a.m. Lunch is served from 11:30 – 12:30 p.m. No breakfast or lunch will be served July 4th & July […]

Resident Councils

Rhodes Resident Council election will be held during the 2 p.m. July 2nd meeting

Books for Bikes

Read and participate in the Oakbrook Ready.Set.READ! Summer Literacy/Reading Program Lunch provided by the Summer Food Service Program. Attend 30 of the 40 days of the Reading Program and earn a FREE Bike and Helmet. Sponsored by Customers Bank. WHEN: June 17 - August 09, 2019 Monday - Friday (except 4th of July), from 10:00 [...]

2019 Stokes Stitt Scholarship Winners

We are proud to announce RHA’s 2019 Stokes Stitt Scholarship winners: Oakbrook Winner - Schram Constant- 2019 RHS  graduate was a member of National Honor Society, involved in extracurricular activities such as bowling tennis and volleyball and involvement with youth activities in his church.  Schram will be attending Kutztown University in the fall majoring in [...]

Oakbrook Community Impact Council (OCIC)

Oakbrook Community Impact Council (OCIC) is looking for volunteers from Oakbrook to be involved in helping improve the community by offering ideas and support to the OCIC. Join us by calling the United Way of Berks County at 610-685-4550 or call the Resident Services Department at 610-376-8413.

Come Celebrate At Rock The Block – Oakbrook

Join Reading Hospital, Berks Community Health Center and other community organizations at Rock the Block – Oakbrook, a free block party at Oakbrook Playground. Enjoy activities for the entire family, music, and light refreshments. Admission is FREE and registration is not required. All events are Rain or Shine from 4 to 6 p.m. RAFFLE PRIZES [...]

A Little Free Library

Shelly Rosario with her children Martin Perez, Jayce Perez, and Jacob Gonzalez Rosario selecting books from the Little Free Library in front of the Oakbrook Homes Administration Building. A Little Free Library is now located in front of the Oakbrook Homes Administration Building. A Little Free Library is a “take a book, return a book” [...]

2019 Reading Housing Authority’s Energy Saving Calendar Winners

Children from the Olivet Boys and Girls Club, members of Oakbrook and Glenside communities, were recognized and awarded prizes for their winning art work which was included in the 2019 Reading Housing Authority’s Energy Saving Calendar. The calendar features a drawing and accompanying energy tip for each month. Prizes were presented by Board Chairman Steve […]