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 7th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Fur, Scales and Tails Animal Show!!! 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Community Forum: Muslim Ban 11:00am Main Library
Job Club 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Rubik's Cube Circle 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:00pm Asian 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
Build/Make/Play! 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Water Rockets 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Fur, Scales and Tails Animal Show!!! 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Henna for Teens! 2:00pm Temescal Branch
Loom Weaving with GoGo Craft 2:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges & Universities (Stanley Nelson, 2017) 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Sunday, July 8th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Jazz on Sunday 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, July 9th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Oakland Zoo 10:30am Main Library
Get Extra Money for Groceries Each Month 11:00am Main Library
Insect Discovery Lab 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Lawyers In The Library 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Technology Workshops 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Bananas Playgroup 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
CalFresh Enrollment Clinic / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripción 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Oakland Zoo 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Chess Club at Rockridge 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Fidget Spinner Craft 4:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Montclair Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
Bubble Party 6:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Make a Bracelet for Adult Craft Night 6:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Book Discussion Group 6:30pm Dimond Branch
Insect Discovery Lab 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Fur, Scales and Tails Animal Shows!!! 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, July 11th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Caterpillar Puppets 10:00am West Oakland Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch