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.

Friday, November 10th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Family Yoga and Fun 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Evolutionary Blues: West Oakland’s Music Legacy 6:30pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Saturday, November 11th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A U.S. Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge 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
Job Club 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Rockridge Teen Advisory Group 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
WO to WA: West Oakland to West Africa Poetry Exchange 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Lift Every Voice - Youth advocacy writing and art workshops 2:00pm Main Library
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Sunday, November 12th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Yoga 2:00pm Main Library
Monday, November 13th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Play Cafe! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Eastmont Teen Zone Games & More 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Lawyers In The Library 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm Brookfield Branch
Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
CalFresh Enrollment Clinic / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripción 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Scientific Adventures for Girls and Boys 3:30pm Main Library
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Celebrating Native American Heritage Month 4:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm Melrose Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Girls Who Code Club 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
College Essay Help 5:00pm Dimond Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Montclair Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
NaNoWriMo - Come Write In 6:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
NaNoWriMo - Come Write In! 6:00pm Rockridge Branch
Book Discussion Group 6:30pm Dimond Branch
Celebrating Native American Heritage Month 6:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch