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.

Thursday, August 17th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Computer Help 11:00am West Oakland Branch
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
ESL Conversation Club 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Eastmont Summer GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Scientific Adventures 3:30pm Golden Gate Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Learn to Make Websites! 6:30pm Main Library
Friday, August 18th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
K'NEX KLUB for Youth 3:00pm Brookfield Branch
Lego Mania 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Saturday, August 19th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
eBook Help 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Open Studio: Build 10:30am Dimond Branch
Back-to-school Clothing Swap for Babies and Kids 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am Melrose Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Learn to Cube with the Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
MAKE YOUR OWN STAMP! (FOR TEENS) 1:00pm Dimond Branch
The Mighty Ring Shout and Its Spirituals PART III 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
TEEN T-SHIRT WORKSHOP 2:30pm Asian Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Washi Tape Notebooks 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
East Bay Spanish Language Meet-Up 3:00pm Temescal Branch
Sunday, August 20th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Jazz on Sundays 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, August 21st, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Partial Eclipse - Viewing Party! 8:30am Main Library
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
BANANAS Playgroup! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Eastmont Branch
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Cascada de Flores 2:00pm Dimond Branch
CalFresh Enrollment Clinic / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripción 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch