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, July 22nd, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tween and Teen Game Day 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Fresh Air Fridays - The Buzz About Bees! 2:00pm Main Library
Build It. Craft It. Make It. 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Family Yoga and Fun 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, July 23rd, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Litter Walk 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Destiny Arts Center 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Tea with Tots at the Park / Canciones y Café en el Parque 11:30am Elmhurst Branch
Free Computer Help Available! 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Magical Nathaniel 12:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Read & Sing @ King! / Leer y Cantar @ King! 12:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
African American Quilt Guild Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Saturday Studio 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Collaging for Adults 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Tight Knit & Crafts / El Grupo de Tejer y Manualidades 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Jack London Haunts and Homes Bike Ride at PedalFest 2:00pm Main Library
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Breaking Free - A Community Play Reading 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Dave Newhouse 3:00pm Montclair Branch
English Conversation Group 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Monday, July 25th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Oakland Symphony Petting Zoo 10:30am Main Library
Eastmont Summer GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Art Adventure Mondays 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
eBook Help @ Eastmont Branch 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Library Advisory Commission Meeting 5:15pm Main Library
Tuesday, July 26th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Build It. Craft It. Make It. 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
One-on-One Computer Help 1:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Computer Help 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Popsicle Stick Puzzle 2:00pm Asian Branch
Game Day 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Family Movie Night 4:45pm Melrose Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm Melrose Branch
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Lakeview Writers 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
Oakland Symphony Petting Zoo 6:30pm Montclair Branch
Open Studio - Free Paint 6:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Summer Book Club 6:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Magical Nathaniel 7:00pm Rockridge Branch
Mariela 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
One-on-One Resume Assistance 10:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch