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, December 22nd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
LED Holiday Cards 2:30pm Melrose Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Lego Mania 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Yu-Gi-Oh Game Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Friday Make & Move 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday, December 23rd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A U.S. Citizen? 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
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am Melrose 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
Job Club 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
African American Quilt Guild Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Lift Every Voice - Youth advocacy writing and art workshops 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Monday, December 25th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Oakland Library at Nerd Nite East Bay 7:00pm Club 21
Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Vet Net 10:30am Main Library
CalFresh Enrollment Clinic / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripción 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Girls Who Code Club 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm Melrose Branch
Cut and Paste 6:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, December 27th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Crab Cove 10:50am Asian Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
Baby Play Time 11:15am Golden Gate Branch