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 30th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Citizen Science Workshop: Lake Merritt BioBlitz 10:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
eBook Help 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Ice Exploration 10:30am Dimond Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Bubble Party 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Afro-Brazilian Dance with Destiny Arts Center 11:00am Golden Gate Branch
PAWS to Read with BARK Therapy Dogs 11:30am West Oakland 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
AAMLO's Annual Festival of Knowledge 12:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Read & Sing @ King! / Leer y Cantar @ King! 12:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Saturday Studio 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Resume Help 1:00pm Main Library
Fix & Decorate your Bike with the Scraper Bike Team 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Tight Knit & Crafts / El Grupo de Tejer y Manualidades 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Cardboard Ping Pong Maze 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Montclair 4H - Goats! 2:00pm Montclair Branch
Stop Motion Animation Class (for Teens) 2:30pm Asian Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Duct tape wallets for Teens 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
English Conversation Group 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Your Library in Photos Exhibit: Closing Reception 4:00pm Lakeview Branch
Sunday, July 31st, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Jazz on Sundays 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, August 1st, 2016
Event Name Time Location
BUILD IT! 10:30am Main Library
Eastmont Summer GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
eBook Help @ Eastmont Branch 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, August 2nd, 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
Love Comics? Create One! (for Teens) 2:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Game Day 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Free Yoga Class with Niroga's Zaba Angel 3:00pm Main Library
National Night Out Block Party 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
National Night Out 4:30pm Melrose Branch
Stop Motion Animation Class (for Teens) 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
National Night Out with the Bike Library 5:00pm Rockridge Branch
National Night Out 5:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Lawyer in the Library 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Dimond Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Rockridge Branch
National Night Out 6:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
National Night Out 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
National Night Out at Main with the Awesöme Orchestra 6:00pm Main Library
National Night Out 6:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Union Point Rounders (with Dennis Willmeroth, et al.) for National Night Out 6:15pm Temescal Branch