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, October 15th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
PAWS to Read with BARK Therapy Dogs 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help Available! 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Fix & Decorate your Bike with the Scraper Bike Team 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Family Dance Classes with Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Teen Zone Pop-up: Perler Beads Bookmarks 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Native American Cultural Day 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Tight Knit & Crafts / El Grupo de Tejer y Manualidades 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Shrinky Dinks 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
OPEN PLAY - Build It! 2:00pm Golden Gate Branch
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Take Things Apart 2:30pm Asian Branch
Oakland Knows Jack (London): Jack London: his family and his photos 2:30pm Temescal 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
English Conversation Group 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Sunday, October 16th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Friends of the Oakland Public Library Fall Book Sale 10:30am Bookmark Bookstore/Friends of the Oakland Public Library
Monday, October 17th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
BANANAS Playgroup! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Teen GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Free Meals in the TeenZone 4:00pm Main Library
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
eBook Help @ Eastmont Branch 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Eastmont Branch
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
NorCal Bats - Real Information About this Halloween Icon 1:00pm Montclair Branch
Computer Help 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Game Day 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Papel Picado for Teens 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday Tween Games 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals in the TeenZone 4:00pm Main Library
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Start & Run a Small Business 5:00pm West Oakland Branch
Oakland Knows Jack (London): White Fang Movie Night 5:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Girls Who Code 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Yoga en Familia! / Yoga for Families 5:30pm Elmhurst Branch
NorCal Bats - Real Information About this Halloween Icon 5:30pm Melrose Branch
eBook Help 6:00pm Rockridge Branch
"Queer & Trans Artists of Color" vol. 2 Book Launch! 6:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Spanish Conversation Group 6:30pm Dimond Branch