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, October 20th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. 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
Images of the Black Panther Party, 50 Years Later 7:00pm Main Library
Friday, October 21st, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Free Snacks in the TeenZone 1:30pm Main Library
Free Snacks in the Children's Room 1:30pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Monthly TeenZone Craft Program - Perler Bead bookmarks 2:30pm Main Library
Monthly Crafts in the TeenZone 2:30pm Main Library
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Let's Meet in the Zone! 3:30pm Golden Gate Branch
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Family Classes with Tandem 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals in the TeenZone 4:00pm Main Library
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Saturday, October 22nd, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Drop Everything and Read Day! 10:00am West Oakland Branch
Litter Walk 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
eBook Help 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Read & Sing @ King! / Leer y Cantar @ King! 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:00am Melrose Branch
Tea with Tots / Canciones y Café 11:30am Elmhurst Branch
Oakland Knows Jack (London): White Fang Book Discussion 11:30am Rockridge Branch
Rockridge 20 Year Anniversary Party! 11:30am Rockridge Branch
Free Computer Help Available! 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
African American Quilt Guild Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Fix & Decorate your Bike with the Scraper Bike Team 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Family Dance Classes with Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
San Francisco Chamber Orchestra Very First Concerts - The Sound of Music 1:30pm Melrose Branch
Tight Knit & Crafts / El Grupo de Tejer y Manualidades 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Dia de los Muertos 2:00pm Main Library
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Electronic Paper Cutting Workshop for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
La Palabra Musical / The Music of the Word 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Oakland Knows Jack (London): White Fang Book Discussion 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Opening reception of AAMLO's exhibit Revolutionary Grain: Celebrating the Spirit of the Black Panthers in Portraits and Stories 3:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
English Conversation Group 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Monday, October 24th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
BANANAS Playgroup! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch