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, November 16th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toni Morrison Celebration 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
East Bay Spanish-Language MeetUp 3:00pm Temescal Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
National Button Day Craft 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, November 17th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, November 18th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Tai Chi Chih - Joy Through Movement with Jenn Biehn 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Introduction to Linkedin with Upwardly Global 10:30am Main Library
Storyteller Alicia Retes 12:00pm Melrose Branch
Come Write In: Join Us for Weekly Write-Ins for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! 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
PAWS to Read 3:00pm Dimond Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Tuesday, November 19th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Sign Up for a Green House Call 12:00pm Main Library
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Turkey Crafts! 1:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Hackerspace - LED Acrylic Sign 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Come Write In: Join Us for Weekly Write-Ins for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! 4:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Come Write In: Learn How to Write and Illustrate Your Own Book for National Novel Writing Month (grades TK - 5) 4:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Pine Cone Animal for Teens 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Girls Who Code // Chicas Que Codifican 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Podcasting 101 and the Monthly Meeting of the California Podcast Association 5:00pm Main Library
FREE Small Business Workshop 5:00pm West Oakland Branch
Book Talk with Cara Meredith and Myisha T. Hill 6:00pm Dimond Branch
Come Write In: Join Us for Weekly Write-Ins for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! 6:00pm Montclair Branch
Come Write In: Join Us for Weekly Write-Ins for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! 6:00pm Rockridge Branch
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Lakeview Book Club 6:30pm Lakeview Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, November 20th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Stretching for Caregivers 10:15am Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce & Playtime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch