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, September 21st, 2018
Event Name Time Location
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:15pm Asian Branch
Monthly Crafts in the TeenZone 2:30pm Main Library
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, September 22nd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Bystander Training: Rapid Response to ICE and Law Enforcement Actions 10:00am Main Library
SAT Workshops 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 10:30am Melrose Branch
Math + Books = Learning + Fun! 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Climate change documentary: Before the Flood 12:00pm Lakeview Branch
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