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, December 6th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Get hired by the Census! 10:00am Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Winter Origami Bookmark Workshop for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Chess Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
First Friday Movie: Toy Story 4 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Saturday, December 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Yard (work) Party with the Friends of the Temescal Branch Library 10:00am Temescal Branch
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
World Kamishibai Day 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Drag Queen Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime/Open Playtime 11:00am Melrose Branch
English Conversation Group / Club de Conversacion en Ingles 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Children’s Book Author Breanna J McDaniel at AAMLO Saturday Children’s Story Hour 11:00am African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ARTimatics: Learning Math & Geometry through Art with Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Winter Origami Bookmarks 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Hiking the Camino de Santiago 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Matthew Schuerman, author of "Newcomers: Gentrification and Its Discontents" In Conversation with Ernest Brown, Co-Executive of East Bay for Everyone 1:00pm Main Library
Intro to Persian Poetry 1:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Ukulele Meet-Up Group 1:30pm Melrose Branch
Chávez Teen Advisory Board // Grupo Consultivo de Jóvenes 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Meet the Author: Rabboni Selah 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
First Century Farewell : finale of a centenary celebration of the Temescal Branch Library 2:00pm Temescal Branch
2019 PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Award Ceremony: Vernon & James! 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Friends of the Lakeview Library Meeting 2:30pm Lakeview Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Free Financial Education Workshops 3:30pm Main Library
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, December 8th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Free Financial Planning 1:00pm Main Library
Clear Your Record with Open Oakland 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, December 9th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Free Flu Shot 10:00am Main Library
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Play Cafe 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Tuesday, December 10th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veggie Rx Clases de Nutrición 9:00am 81st Avenue Branch
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library