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, January 18th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, January 19th, 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
Monthly Crafts in the TeenZone 2:30pm Main Library
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Makers Meet 3:00pm Brookfield Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Lego Engineering with Play-Well TEKnologies 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Free Fun Fridays 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Saturday, January 20th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am Melrose Branch
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
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 Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Read to a Dog 11:00am Elmhurst Branch
Chess at Chavez 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
Get Your Craft On! Presented by DTAB 12:00pm Dimond Branch
Job Club 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
The 3 O'Clock Rock Showcase 1:00pm Main Library
Ukulele Meet Up and Instruction 1:15pm Melrose Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Tinker Lab :: Explore, Connect, and Grow! 2:00pm Main Library
Lift Every Voice - Youth advocacy writing and art workshops 2:00pm Main Library
Shrinky Dinks 2:00pm Golden Gate Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Author Talk with Jackson Fahnestock 2:30pm Asian Branch
Author Talk with Jackson Fahnestock 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
East Bay Spanish Language Meet-Up 3:00pm Temescal Branch
All About Health - An Adult Literacy Class 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Knitting Workshop & Meet-Up 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
Workplace Health and Safety - An "All About Health" Adult Literacy Class 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Letter Jewelry Bracelets 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch