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, July 23rd, 2016
Event Name Time Location
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
Computer Help 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Popsicle Stick Puzzle 2:00pm Asian Branch
Wear Your Words (for Teens) 2:00pm Eastmont Branch
Game Day 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Stop Motion Animation Class (for Teens) 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Free Yoga Class with Niroga's Zaba Angel 3:00pm Main Library
Family Movie Night 4:45pm Melrose Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm Melrose Branch
Resume Help 5:00pm Asian Branch
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Lakeview Writers 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
Oakland Symphony Petting Zoo 6:30pm Montclair Branch
Open Studio - Free Paint 6:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Summer Book Club 6:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Magical Nathaniel 7:00pm Rockridge Branch
Mariela 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
One-on-One Resume Assistance 10:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Dance Party - Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Bounce 10:30am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:30am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Preschool Story Time 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Dance Party - Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
Scientific Adventures for Girls, Their Brothers and Friends 12:00pm Eastmont Branch
Bubble Lady 12:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Insect Discovery Lab 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch