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, June 21st, 2018
Event Name Time Location
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
Hang Out with the Bike Library at Latham Square! 5:00pm Latham Square
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, June 22nd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Fresh Air Fridays 1:30pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm Melrose Branch
Friday Fun-Day! 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Yoga for Adults 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Build / Make / Play 4:00pm Montclair Branch
Saturday, June 23rd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Scientific Adventures 10:00am Dimond Park
LGBTQ Family Pride Celebration 10:00am Dimond Park
LGBTQ Family Pride Celebration 10:00am Dimond Branch
Baby Café! 10:15am Melrose Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Oakland Symphony Instrument Petting Zoo 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Job Club 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
African American Quilt Guild of Oakland Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Hundreds of Interlaced Fingers: A Kidney Doctor's Search for the Perfect Match Author Talk with Dr. Vanessa Grubbs --PROGRAM CANCELLED 1:00pm Dimond 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
NEW Community Garden and Seed Library 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Build/Make/Play! 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Garden Party for All! ¡Fiesta en el jardín para todos! 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Create Robot Friends 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Freedom Riders 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
"Pictures of a Gone City" with Richard A. Walker 2:30pm Temescal Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Author Talk with Tyson Amir 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Sunday, June 24th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, June 25th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Kenn Adams Adventure Theater!!! 10:30am Main Library
Kenn Adams Adventure Theater!!! 1:15pm Eastmont Branch