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, December 21st, 2017
Event Name Time Location
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
Astronomical Society of the Pacific presents Preschool Astronomy 2:15pm Asian Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone! 3:30pm Dimond Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Learn to Make Websites! 6:30pm Main Library
Friday, December 22nd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Cookie Decorating 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm Melrose Branch
LED Holiday Cards 2:30pm Melrose Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Friday Make & Move 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Tissue Paper Lanterns 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Teen Winter Workshop -- Create Your Own Terrarium! 3:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Saturday, December 23rd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A U.S. Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am Melrose Branch
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
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
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am Melrose Branch
Read to a Dog 11:00am Elmhurst Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Oakland Young Coders' Club 12:00pm Main Library
Job Club 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
"Elf" Movie Screening! 1:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Yu Gi Oh! Game Club 2:00pm Melrose Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Sunday, December 24th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, December 25th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Oakland Library at Nerd Nite East Bay 7:00pm Club 21
Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Vet Net 10:30am Main Library