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.

Saturday, November 17th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
NaNoWriMo - Come Write In! 11:00am Rockridge Branch
81st Ave Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Lawyer in the Library 12:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Veterans Day Films 12:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Temescal Poetry Festival, hosted by Clive Matson, for the Centennial of the Temescal Branch Library 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Ace Monster Toys: Saddle-Stitched Custom Wallets 12:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Ukulele Instruction and Jam 12:30pm Melrose Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
MPACT/Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
World's Largest UNO Game 1:30pm 81st Avenue 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
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Knitting Meet-Up 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Club 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Sunday, November 18th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, November 19th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Games Week! 1:00pm Main Library
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 3:00pm Main Library
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Tuesday, November 20th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Bananas Playgroup 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Free Notary 11:30am Main Library
Games Week! 1:00pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Tamalada 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Family Movie 4:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Start & Run a Small Business 5:00pm West Oakland Branch
Teen Movie Night: Spiderman Homecoming 5:00pm Dimond Branch
Movie Night! ¡Noche de Cine! 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Arts and Crafts for Adults / Manualidades y Arte Para Adultos 6:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
NaNoWriMo Come Write In! 6:00pm Rockridge Branch
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Lakeview Book Club 6:30pm Lakeview Branch