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, March 23rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Club 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
African American Quilt Guild Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Sunday, March 24th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, March 25th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Play Café! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 3:00pm Main Library
Oakland Library at Nerd Nite East Bay 7:00pm Club 21
Tuesday, March 26th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Family Board Game Night / Noche de Juegos para Familias 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Girl Who Code // Chicas Que Codifican 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, March 27th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
Veterans Services 12:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art - Arte Despues de Escuela 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Afternoon Crafts and Activities 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
TurnUP the Volume 4:30pm Main Library
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Mental Health and Recovery with PEERS 5:00pm Main Library
Thursday, March 28th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Storytime 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce 10:30am Dimond Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 10:30am Main Library
Community Produce Stand with Mandela Marketplace 10:30am Main Library
Harm Reduction, HIV Prevention and Education 2:00pm Main Library
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Friday, March 29th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library