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, August 3rd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Lindsay Wildlife Museum 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Kids Movie Time 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Eastmont Summer GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Reading Tutor 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Scientific Adventures 3:30pm Golden Gate Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Learn to Make Websites! 6:30pm Main Library
Friday, August 4th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Melrose Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Eastmont Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm Golden Gate Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm Main Library
Summer Film Fest 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Fresh Air Fridays 2:00pm Main Library
Summer Video Games for Teens 2:00pm Asian Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
K'NEX KLUB for Youth 3:00pm Brookfield Branch
Build, Craft, Create 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Lego Mania 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, August 5th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Veterans Town Hall 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Seed Bombs 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Hovercrafts 10:30am Dimond Branch
eBook Help 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chavez Teen Advisory Group 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am Melrose Branch
Bubble Party 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
"Flavors of Oakland" Book Talk and Tasting 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Video Games for Teens 2:00pm Asian Branch
Make Your Own Lip Balm (For Teens) 2:00pm Temescal Branch
Open Studio: Build 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Mini Make Mini Series: Books! 2:00pm Main Library
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch