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, May 25th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm Melrose Branch
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:30pm Asian Branch
Friday Fun-Day! 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Free Fun Fridays 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Yoga for Adults 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
AARP Smart Driver Safety Course 10:00am Dimond Branch
Baby Café! 10:15am Melrose Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Kamishibai Stories 10:30am Rockridge Branch
MPACT/Luna Dance 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Read to a Dog 11:00am Elmhurst Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Social Workers in the Library 11:00am Main Library
Job Club 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
African American Quilt Guild of Oakland Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland 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
Yu Gi Oh! Game Club 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Happy Paper Airplane Day! ¡Feliz día de papel de avión! 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Early Black Pioneers of Alameda 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Book Reading + Conversation with Author Melina Sempill Watts 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
What's Cooking Good Looking (Cooking 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
Wii U Super Smash Bros. Final Tournament! 3:00pm Dimond Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Button Tree Craft for Teens 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Ukulele Collection Kick-off Celebration with Ukulenny! 3:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Sunday, May 27th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, May 28th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Come Write In: Eastmont Writers' Circle 5:30pm Eastmont Branch
Oakland Library at Nerd Nite East Bay 7:00pm Club 21
Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Learn to Code Scratch 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Girls Who Code Club 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch