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, April 25th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
Harm Reduction, HIV Prevention and Education 2:00pm Main Library
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Scientific Adventures: Exploring Owl Pellets 3:30pm Golden Gate Branch
Paws to Read: Read Aloud to Scout! 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
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
National Poetry Month Celebration: Words of Resilience 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, April 26th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Grupo de Apoyo para Mujeres con Cáncer en Español 12:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Fortnite at the TeenZone 1:00pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
National Poetry Month Contest for Teens: Collage Poetry 2:30pm Main Library
National Poetry Month Contest for Teens: Magnetic Poetry 2:30pm Main Library
National Poetry Month Contest for Teens: Blackout Poetry 2:30pm Asian Branch
National Poetry Month Contest for Teens: Blackout Poetry 2:30pm Main Library
Alameda Alliance for Health 3:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
National Poetry Month Contest for Teens: Blackout Poetry 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Yoga for Adults 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, April 27th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Veterans Services 10:00am 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
Repujado/Metal Embossing with Rachel-Anne Palacios 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Plants That Attract Hummingbirds and Butterflies 11:00am Rockridge Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Lakeview Spring Chess Tournament 12:30pm Lakeview Branch
African American Quilt Guild Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Jazz Classics in Perspective 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Tribute to the Arts 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Kids Teach Tech! Learn to Code 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Saturday Gaming PS4! 2:30pm West Oakland Branch