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.

Sunday, August 4th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
End of Summer Reading 2019 Celebration 11:00am Oakland Museum of California
Summer Reading Celebration 11:00am Oakland Museum of California
Fix and decorate your bicycle 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Jazz on Sunday 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, August 5th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Crisis Support 11:00am Main Library
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
Experience Virtual Reality in the Library! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Microphone Mondays 4:00pm Eastmont Branch
Technology Workshops 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, August 6th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Get Extra Money for Groceries Each Month 11:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Hackerspace - 3D Printer 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Experience Virtual Reality in the Library! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
National Night Out Kick Off Party 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
Sign Up for a Green House Call 4:00pm Main Library
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Little Explorers Petting Zoo 4:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
National Night Out 4:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
National Night Out 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Access to Justice Day at West Oakland Library 4:30pm West Oakland Branch
Circus of Smiles 5:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:45pm Rockridge Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Dimond Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Temescal Branch
National Night Out at Main with the Awesöme Orchestra 6:00pm Main Library
National Night Out with Dennis D Banjoman & Mr. O...& a gathering of recollections 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Wednesday, August 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Baby Bounce & Playtime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
Ford GoBike's Bike Share for All 12:00pm Main Library
Teen Gaming // Juegos para Jóvenes 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Experience Virtual Reality in the Library! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Maker Afternoon Fun! 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Mental Health and Recovery with PEERS 4:30pm Main Library