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, August 19th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Jingletown Poetry Reading and Open Mic 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
East Bay Spanish Language Meet-Up 3:00pm Temescal Branch
Monday, August 21st, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
BANANAS Playgroup! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Eastmont Branch
Computer Help 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Tuesday Tween Games 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm Melrose Branch
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm Temescal Branch
eBook Help 6:00pm Rockridge Branch
Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Play Café 10:30am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
PAWS to Read with BARK Therapy Dogs 1:30pm Montclair Branch
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Let's Meet in the 'Zone! 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, August 24th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
EASTMONT ESCAPES 2:30pm Eastmont Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, August 25th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm Melrose Branch
Lego Mania 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Saturday, August 26th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:00am Melrose Branch
Tea with Tots / Canciones y Café 11:30am Elmhurst Branch
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Monday, August 28th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
BANANAS Playgroup! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch