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 18th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A U.S. Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Indoor Active Games in the Library 10:00am Rockridge 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
Sewam American Indian Dance 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Dimond Teen Advisory Board 11:00am Dimond 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
Learn to Cube with the Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Get Your Craft On! Presented by DTAB 12:00pm Dimond Branch
Lawyers in the Library 12:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Oakland Young Coders' Club 12:00pm Main Library
Job Club 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Get Health Insurance 12:50pm Main Library
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
WO to WA: West Oakland to West Africa Poetry Exchange 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Creating Your Herbal Medicine Cabinet 1:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Ukulele Meet Up and Instruction 1:15pm Melrose Branch
Social Workers in the Library 1:30pm Main Library
Crafternoon 2:00pm Dimond Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Tinker Lab :: Explore, Connect, and Grow! 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
East Bay Spanish Language Meet-Up 3:00pm Temescal Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
All About Health - An Adult Literacy Class 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Sharpie Dyed Tile Coasters 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Douyé and the Jazz Headz 3:00pm Main Library
Workshop on using eBooks (& other library apps ~ including eMagazines, eMusic, & streaming films) 3:00pm Montclair Branch
Knitting Workshop & Meet-Up 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
Sunday, November 19th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Bike Check Clinics 1:00pm Main Library
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Yoga 2:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, November 20th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Care Village - Free Haircuts, Hygiene Kits, Flu Shots and more 10:00am Main Library
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Get Extra Money for Groceries Each Month 11:00am Main Library
Play Cafe! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch