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, October 26th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Dia de los Muertos - Build an Alter 2:30pm Melrose Branch
Pass the Mic - Recording Studio 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Non-Sugar Skulls Celebrate Día de los Muertos 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, October 27th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Baby Sign Language 10:00am Dimond Branch
SAT Workshops 10:00am Main Library
How to Build a Water-Saving Laundry to Landscape Greywater System 10:00am Tool Lending Library
Spooky Storytime at the Piedmont Avenue Halloween Celebration 10:15am MoveMe Boutique
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 10:30am Melrose Branch
Pumpkin Stories & Craft 10:30am Rockridge Branch
MPACT/Luna Dance 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Library in the Park 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Scientific Adventures: Habitat Construction/Shelters 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Piedmont Avenue Halloween Parade and Celebration 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Halloween Parade and Celebration
Skillz of Life: Free Financial Education for Teens 12:00pm Melrose Branch
African American Quilt Guild of Oakland Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
MPACT/Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
81st Ave Teen Zone Pop-Up! 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Yu Gi Oh! Game Club 2:00pm Melrose 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
Meet the Authors 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Creative Crafts for Adults 2:00pm Dimond Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
What's Cooking Good Looking (Cooking for Teens) 2:30pm Asian Branch
Meet Your Makers: Craft and more with authors Sahrye Cohen and Hal Rodriguez 2:30pm Asian Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Teens and Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adolescents y Adultos 3:00pm Melrose 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, October 28th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Clear Your Record with Open Oakland 2:00pm Main Library
Monday, October 29th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Play Café! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Non-Sugar Skulls Celebrate Día de los Muertos 3:00pm Main Library
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 3:00pm Main Library