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, April 19th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 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
Yoga for Adults 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Poets at Pegasus Books 7:00pm Pegasus Books
Saturday, April 20th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Children’s Clothing, Book, and Toy Swap 10:00am Dimond Branch
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
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Club 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Family Yoga 11:00am Lakeview Branch
81st Ave Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Solar-Charged Reading Light 12:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Lawyers in the Library 12:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Friends of Negro Spirituals present: A Bridge That Brought Us Over 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Urban Cycling 101 1:00pm Golden Gate 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
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
East Bay Spanish-Language MeetUp 3:00pm Temescal Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, April 21st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, April 22nd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Play Café! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 2:00pm Main Library
Monday Movie 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
Arts & Crafts @ King 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Tuesday, April 23rd, 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
Día Celebration with Mariela Herrera 12:30pm Melrose Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Chávez Teen Crafts // Manualidades para Jóvenes 2:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library