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.

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Lawrence Hall of Science 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
How Things Work 3:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Beginner Coding and Electronics Class with Coder Noah 5:45pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Book Club featuring books from Small Press Distribution 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, September 27th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Time 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Play Café 10:15am Brookfield Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce 10:30am Dimond Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 10:30am Main Library
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
ESL Conversation Club 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
Harm Reduction, HIV Prevention and Education 2:00pm Main Library
Thursday Thrills! 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, September 28th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Grupo de apoyo para Latinas con Cáncer/ Latinas with Cancer Support Group 12:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Meet urban fiction author Fanita Pendleton 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:00pm Asian Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm Melrose Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Family Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, September 29th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
SAT Workshops 10:00am Dimond Branch
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
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 10:30am Melrose Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Neighbors’ Edge 11:00am Main Library