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, July 21st, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Let's Meet in the 'Zone! 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Eastmont Summer GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Build It. Craft It. Make It. 3:30pm Montclair Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Citizen Science Workshop: Introduction to iNaturalist 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, July 22nd, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Videogames on the Big Screen 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Fresh Air Fridays - The Buzz About Bees! 2:00pm Main Library
Asian Summer GameZone 2:00pm Asian Branch
Game Day 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Build It. Craft It. Make It. 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Love Comics? Create One! (for Teens) 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Family Yoga and Fun 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, July 23rd, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Litter Walk 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
eBook Help 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Dance with Destiny Arts Center 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Tea with Tots at the Park / Canciones y Café en el Parque 11:30am Elmhurst Branch
Free Computer Help Available! 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Magical Nathaniel 12:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Read & Sing @ King! / Leer y Cantar @ King! 12:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
African American Quilt Guild Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Saturday Studio 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Collaging for Adults 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Resume Help 1:00pm Main Library
Fix & Decorate your Bike with the Scraper Bike Team 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Tight Knit & Crafts / El Grupo de Tejer y Manualidades 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Oakland Knows Jack: Jack London Bike Ride at PedalFest 2:00pm Main Library
Wear Your Words (for Teens) 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Michelle Cruz Gonzales & her tales of a Xicana in a punk band 2:30pm Temescal Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Breaking Free - A Community Play Reading 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Dave Newhouse 3:00pm Montclair Branch
Free Concert: Flute / Harp Duo Chaski 3:00pm Main Library
English Conversation Group 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Sunday, July 24th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Jazz on Sundays 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, July 25th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Oakland Symphony Petting Zoo 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
Library Advisory Commission Meeting 5:15pm Main Library
Tuesday, July 26th, 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