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.

Thursday, April 4th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Paws to Read: Read Aloud to Scout! 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Women* Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, April 5th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fortnite at the TeenZone 1:00pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Friday Afternoon Movies for Teens! 2:00pm Lakeview Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Alameda Alliance for Health 3:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Upcycle Tote Bag for Teens 3:00pm Asian Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday, April 6th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Slime Time 10:30am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Club 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
ARTimatics: Learning Math & Geometry through Art with Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Veterans Resource Center Pop-Up 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Berkeley Rep Talk: Home 1:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Chavez Teen Advisory Board 2:00pm César E. Chávez 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
Jazz Classics in Perspective 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Meet Oakland author Nick Mamatas: "The People's Commissar of Awesome" 2:30pm Temescal Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
90-Second Newbery Film Festival 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Caminos de la Ciencia 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
The Penalty for Success: My Father Was Lynched in Lowndes County Alabama 6:30pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, April 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Free TCM Consultations - Celebrate Chinese Medicine Day! 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, April 8th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Get Extra Money for Groceries Each Month 11:00am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Play Café! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 2:00pm Main Library
Monday Movie 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch