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, October 18th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Chess Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
TeenScape 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
Family Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Litquake & Oakland Public Library present LIT BY THE LAKE AT THE LIBRARY 6:30pm Main Library
Saturday, October 19th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Temescal Children's Clothing Swap 10:00am Temescal Branch
Children’s Clothing, Book, Toy, and Costume Swap 10:00am Dimond Branch
Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am Main Library
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
MPACT: Dance Class for Kids 10:30am West Oakland Branch
The Butterfly Effect: art project 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime/Open Playtime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Saturday Children’s Story Hour 11:00am African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Telling Temescal Tales IV 11:00am Temescal Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Urban Cycling 101 for Adults & Teens 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Family Dance Classes with Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Berkeley Rep Talk: White Noise 1:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Love, Literature, Libraries: Writers Natalie and Akilah Devoramonifa 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
History of the BPP Free Breakfast Program 2:00pm Golden Gate Branch
The Butterfly Effect: art project 2:00pm Main Library
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
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Monday, October 21st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Tai Chi Chih - Joy through Movement with Jenn Biehn 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Play Cafe 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Celebrate Día de los Muertos with Non-Sugar Skulls! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Tuesday, October 22nd, 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
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Celebrate Día de los Muertos with Non-Sugar Skulls! 1:30pm Brookfield Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library