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, May 25th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
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
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, May 26th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, May 27th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 2:00pm Main Library
Oakland Library at Nerd Nite East Bay 7:00pm Club 21
Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
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
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge 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
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, May 29th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Turn Up the Volume Hip-Hop and Writing Workshops 4:30am Main Library
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Stretching for Caregivers 10:10am Rockridge Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Baby Bounce & Playtime 10:15am Golden Gate 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
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
Veterans Services 12:00pm Main Library
Teen 'Scape Program 1:30pm Rockridge Branch
Afterschool Art - Arte Despues de Escuela 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Chávez Teen Arts & Crafts // Manualidades y Arte para Jóvenes 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Teen Game Day! 3:00pm Asian Branch
Afternoon Crafts and Activities 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Chávez Teen Game Zone // Zona de Juegos para Jóvenes 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Chess Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Mental Health and Recovery with PEERS 5:00pm Main Library
Thursday, May 30th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch