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 29th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Fresh Air Fridays- Crab Cove Nature Center 2:00pm Main Library
Build It. Craft It. Make It. 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Family Yoga and Fun 4:00pm Dimond Branch
AAMLO's Annual Festival of Knowledge 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Saturday, July 30th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Ice Exploration 10:30am Dimond Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Bubble Party 11:00am Lakeview Branch
PAWS to Read with BARK Therapy Dogs 11:30am West Oakland 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
AAMLO's Annual Festival of Knowledge 12:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Read & Sing @ King! / Leer y Cantar @ King! 12:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Saturday Studio 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Tight Knit & Crafts / El Grupo de Tejer y Manualidades 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Cardboard Ping Pong Maze 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
English Conversation Group 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Monday, August 1st, 2016
Event Name Time Location
BUILD IT! 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
Tuesday, August 2nd, 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
Computer Help 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Game Day 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
National Night Out 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
National Night Out 4:30pm Melrose Branch
National Night Out 5:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Lawyer in the Library 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Dimond Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Rockridge Branch
National Night Out 6:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Spanish Conversation Group 6:30pm Dimond Branch
Taiko Drumming 6:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Insect Discovery Lab 6:30pm Montclair Branch
Circus of Smiles 7:00pm Rockridge Branch
Oakland Symphony Petting Zoo 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, August 3rd, 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
Toddler Storytime - Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Bounce 10:30am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:30am Melrose Branch