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, June 23rd, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Alphabet Rockers 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Lego® Mania 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
LegoMania! 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
PAWS to Read with BARK Therapy Dogs 1:30pm Golden Gate Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
Game Day 3:00pm Dimond Branch
Henna for Teens! 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue 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
Friday, June 24th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Videogames 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Videogames on the Big Screen 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tween and Teen Game Day 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Mighty (Untidy) Pride Party 2:00pm Eastmont Branch
Fresh Air Fridays - Nature BINGO 2:00pm Main Library
Henna for Teens! 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Build It. Craft It. Make It. 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Family Yoga and Fun 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, June 25th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Childbirth Series with Erin Pence 10:00am Temescal Branch
Litter Walk 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
eBook Help 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
LGBTQ Family Storytime 10:30am Dimond Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Oakland Symphony Petting Zoo 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
Read & Sing @ King! / Leer y Cantar @ King! 12:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
African American Quilt Guild Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Saturday Studio 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Tight Knit & Crafts / El Grupo de Tejer y Manualidades 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Bubble Lady 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Henna Body Art 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Henna for Teens! 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Open Studio - Build 2:30pm Asian Branch
OaklanDADA 2016: Actual DADA Film Festival & Cabaret (to recognize the centenary of Dadism) featuring Smooth Toad 2:45pm Temescal Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Open Studio - Free Paint 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Monday, June 27th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Bubble Lady 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, June 28th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library