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, September 14th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone! 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Eastmont Teen Zone Games & More 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Know Your Rights Posters from Oakland International High School Students Opening 5:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Women Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Film screening: Wadjda 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Learn to Make Websites! 6:30pm Main Library
Friday, September 15th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Lego Mania 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Fall Film Festival 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Yu-Gi-Oh Game Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Yoga and Fun 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, September 16th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A U.S. Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am Melrose Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Dimond Teen Advisory Board 11:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am Melrose Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Learn to Cube with the Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Lakeview Fall Chess Tournament 12:00pm Lakeview Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Urban Cycling 101 Class with Bike East Bay 1:00pm Main Library
Crafternoon 2:00pm Dimond Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Origami Fidget Spinners 2:30pm Asian Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
East Bay Spanish Language Meet-Up 3:00pm Temescal Branch
All About Health - An Adult Literacy Class 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Chemical-Free Home 3:30pm Main Library
Sunday, September 17th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Bike Check Clinics 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, September 18th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Play Cafe! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch