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, July 21st, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Eastmont Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm Golden Gate Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm Main Library
Summer Film Fest 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Fresh Air Fridays 2:00pm Main Library
Summer Video Games for Teens 2:00pm Asian Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Monthly Crafts in the TeenZone 2:30pm Main Library
HOW TO: MAKE HOMEMADE LOTION (FOR TEENS) 2:30pm Main Library
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
K'NEX KLUB for Youth 3:00pm Brookfield Branch
Build, Craft, Create 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Lego Mania 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Open Studio: Build 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Barnyard Pals 10:30am Dimond Branch
eBook Help 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Visit the Bike Library at PedalFest! 10:30am Jack London Square
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am Melrose Branch
Oakland ZooMobile 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Learn to Cube with the Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Teen Manga Club 1:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
African American Quilt Guild Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Circus of Smiles 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Jewelry Workshop 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
HOW TO: MAKE HOMEMADE LIP BALM (FOR TEENS) 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
EVENT CANCELLED: All Natural Lip Balm Workshop 2:30pm Asian Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Stop the World I Wanna Get Off! 3 Tips to Keep Going and EVEN THRIVE When You Just Wanna Give Up 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Destiny Arts 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Jazz on Sundays 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, July 24th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Oakland Symphony Petting Zoo 10:30am Main Library
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Eastmont Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm Main Library
Want to Improve Your Reading? 12:30pm Main Library
BANANAS Playgroup! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Eastmont Summer GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch