Upcoming Events

The list below shows all the currently scheduled library events. If you want to see a list of events happening at a specific OPL location, you can filter the list using the menu below. To see upcoming library events happening out in the community rather than at our branches, visit our offsite events page.

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Skillz of Life: Free Financial Education for Teens 12:00pm Melrose Branch
Job Club 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
African American Quilt Guild of Oakland Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Yu Gi Oh! Game Club 2:00pm Melrose Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
The Future of Your Energy Bill & What You Can Do About It 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Call Me Phaedra: The Life and Times of Movement Lawyer Fay Stender 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Financial Wellness -- How To Make Your Money Work for YOU 2:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Papel Picado (Crafts for Teens) 2:30pm Asian Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Teens and Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adolescents y Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Teen Author Panel 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Making Medicinal Teas 3:00pm Dimond Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, September 23rd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
John Coltrane Day Around the Bay: A Love Supreme Saxophone Summit 2:00pm Main Library
Monday, September 24th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Play Café! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Reading with the Ques 5:30pm Eastmont Branch
Come Write In: Eastmont Writers' Circle 5:30pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, September 25th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Bananas Playgroup 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
CalFresh Enrollment Clinic / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripción 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Family Movie 4:30pm Elmhurst Branch
College Essay Workshops 5:00pm Dimond Branch
Monthly Family Board Game Night 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm Temescal Branch
The Magic and Mystery of Vincent Van Gogh 6:15pm Rockridge Branch
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Insect Discovery Lab 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, September 26th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch