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, July 25th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Sewing Lab 10:30am Asian Branch
Community Produce Stand with Mandela Marketplace 11:00am Main Library
Magical Moonshine Theatre 11:00am Temescal Branch
Magical Moonshine Theatre 11:00am Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
East Bay Parks Naturalist 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Build, Make, Play 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
Harm Reduction, HIV Prevention and Education 2:00pm Main Library
Teen Crafts // Manualidades para Jóvenes 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Decorate Cookies for Harry Potter's Birthday! 3:00pm Main Library
Keva planks 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Paws to Read: Read Aloud to Scout! 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Build, Make, Play 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Teen Terrarium Making Workshop 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Build, Make, Play, Create! 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
Harry and the Potters 6:30pm Main Library
Friday, July 26th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Summer Film Festival: Mary Poppins Returns 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Habitat for Humanity 2:00pm Main Library
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Keva planks 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Family Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Build, Make, Play 4:00pm Montclair Branch
Friday Night Live 5:00pm Hoover Elementary
Saturday, July 27th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Slime Time! 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
David Grashton: Musician 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Circus of Smiles 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
African American Quilt Guild Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Author Talk with Local Author Tim Jollymore 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Friends/Stewards of AAMLO Annual Membership Meeting 1:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Saturday Children’s Story Hour 1:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Build, Make, Play 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Circus of Smiles 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch