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, July 16th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Open Studio - Build 11:00am Lakeview Branch
PAWS to Read with BARK Therapy Dogs 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help Available! 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Read & Sing @ King! / Leer y Cantar @ King! 12:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Saturday Studio 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Resume Help 1:00pm Main Library
Fix & Decorate your Bike with the Scraper Bike Team 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Jewelry Workshop (for Teens) 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tight Knit & Crafts / El Grupo de Tejer y Manualidades 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Open Studio - Build 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Love Comics? Create One! (for Teens) 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Wear Your Words (for Teens) 2:30pm Asian Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Jingletown Poetry Reading and Open Mic 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Board Games 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
English Conversation Group 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Oakland Youth Poet Laureate 2016 - Finalist Performance and Laureate Announcement! 6:00pm Impact Hub
Sunday, July 17th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Jazz on Sundays 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, July 18th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
BUILD IT! 10:30am Main Library
Eastmont Summer GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Art Adventure Mondays 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
eBook Help @ Eastmont Branch 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, July 19th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Build It. Craft It. Make It. 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Computer Help 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Game Day 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Free Yoga Class with Niroga's Zaba Angel 3:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Resume Help 5:00pm Asian Branch
Spanish Conversation Group 6:30pm Dimond Branch
Lakeview Book Club 6:30pm Lakeview Branch
Insect Discovery Lab 6:30pm Montclair Branch
Legos!® 6:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Mary Roach at the Montclair Library 6:30pm Montclair Branch
Taiko Drumming 7:00pm Rockridge Branch
Magical Nathaniel 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, July 20th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Little Explorers Petting Zoo 10:00am West Oakland Branch
One-on-One Resume Assistance 10:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime - Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Bounce 10:30am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:30am Melrose Branch