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, October 3rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Women* Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Friday, October 4th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Alameda Alliance for Health 2:30pm Main Library
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Chess Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Oakland Public Library at Lincoln Summer Nights 5:00pm Lincoln Square Park
Saturday, October 5th, 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
Free AARP Smart Driver Safety Course 10:00am Dimond Branch
Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am Main Library
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
MPACT: Dance Class for Kids 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime/Open Playtime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Higher Education Prep: College Applications & Essays 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday Children’s Story Hour 11:00am African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ARTimatics: Learning Math & Geometry through Art with Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Illuminating Core Elements of Spirituals Through Community Singing Part 2 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Hiking the Camino de Santiago 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Family Dance Classes with Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Kathryn Magnolia Johnson: An Autobiographical Compilation 1:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Chávez Teen Advisory Board // Grupo Consultivo de Jóvenes 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Super Smash Bros Preliminary Tournament! 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Friends of the Lakeview Library Meeting 2:30pm Lakeview Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Monday, October 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Tai Chi Chih - Joy through Movement with Jenn Biehn 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Play Cafe 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Book Reading and Signing with Dr. Noah Volz 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
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