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, May 31st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, June 1st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Yard (work) Party with the Friends of the Temescal Branch Library 10:00am Temescal Branch
West Oakland Resiliency Workshop 10:00am West Oakland Branch
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
Xtreme Science Magic 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Chain saw safety: a demonstration by the Friends of the Oakland Tool Lending Library 10:30am Temescal Branch
Mount Diablo Beekeepers Association 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Culture Fest 2019: Kick-off Party for Our Summer Programming! 11:00am Main Library
Juan Sanchez 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
ARTimatics: Learning Math & Geometry through Art with Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Teen Terrarium Making Workshop 12:30pm Lakeview Branch
Build, Make, Play 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Henna for Teens! 1:30pm 81st Avenue 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
Screening of The Maze: An American Intersection 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Asheba! 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Build, Make, Play 2:00pm Temescal Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Charla interactiva con Friends of Sausal Creek 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Sunday, June 2nd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, June 3rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Asheba! 10:30am Main Library
Xtreme Science Magic 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
Adult Summer Reading Kick-Off 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Crafts 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Build, Make, Play 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Microphone Mondays 4:00pm Eastmont Branch
Author Talk: Cara Meredith 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, June 4th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Xtreme Science Magic 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Get Extra Money for Groceries Each Month 11:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Juan Sanchez 1:30pm Brookfield Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library