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, September 19th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Tenants: Know Your Rights! 10:00am West Oakland Branch
Wash and Read 10:00am Family Laundry
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Brookfield Branch
Baby Bounce 10:15am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Sewing Lab 10:30am Asian Branch
Community Produce Stand with Mandela Marketplace 11:00am Main Library
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
Get Crafty with Making Your Own Stickers! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Paws to Read: Read Aloud to Scout! 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Zine Club with SF Zinefest 6:00pm Main Library
Author Talk: Cara Meredith 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, September 20th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Pop-Up TeenZone! 2:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Alameda Alliance for Health 2:30pm Main Library
Kirigami Paper Bracelet for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Chess Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Family Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Motown Comes to Oakland: Henry Delton Williams' Wizard of Fashion 6:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Saturday, September 21st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
MPACT: Dance Class for Kids 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime/Open Playtime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Saturday Children’s Story Hour 11:00am African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Lakeview Fall Chess Tournament 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Where is Home?: A Community Town Hall on the Housing History and Future of Oakland's Black Residents 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Aprender a andar en bicicleta en el tráfico 1:00pm César E. Chávez Branch