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.

Friday, October 20th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Monthly Crafts in the TeenZone 2:30pm Main Library
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Drop Everything And Read! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Lego Mania 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Fall Film Festival 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Yu-Gi-Oh Game Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Yoga and Fun 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm Main Library
Saturday, October 21st, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A U.S. Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am Melrose Branch
Children’s Clothing, Book, and Toy Swap 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Dance Class with Luna Dance Institute 10:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Climate Change & Community: a science cafe series 10:30am Golden Gate 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
John "Eddie" Baldwin Chess Tournament / Torneo de Ajedrez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Learn to Cube with the Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Lawyers in the Library 12:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Urban Cycling 101 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
WO to WA: West Oakland to West Africa Poetry Exchange 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
East Bay Spanish Language Meet-Up 3:00pm Temescal Branch
All About Health - An Adult Literacy Class 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Calavera Pin Shrinky Dinks for Teens! 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Super Smash Bros Tournament! 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Sunday, October 22nd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Monday, October 23rd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Play Cafe! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Eastmont Teen Zone Games & More 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm Main Library
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library