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, January 30th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
Veterans Services 12:00pm Main Library
Teen 'Scape Program 1:30pm Rockridge Branch
Afterschool Art - Arte Despues de Escuela 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Chávez Teen Arts & Crafts // Manualidades y Arte para Jóvenes 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Teen Game Day! 3:00pm Asian Branch
Afternoon Crafts and Activities 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Chávez Teen Game Zone // Zona de Juegos para Jóvenes 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
TurnUP the Volume 4:30pm Main Library
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Mental Health and Recovery with PEERS 5:00pm Main Library
Folkland Book Club featuring books from Small Press Distribution 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, January 31st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst 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
Harm Reduction, HIV Prevention and Education 2:00pm Main Library
Thursday Thrills! 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Beginner Coding and Electronics Class with Coder Noah 5:20pm Main Library
Friday, February 1st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Learn & Play Camp at West Oakland Library (8-Week Series) 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Friday Afternoon Movies for Teens! 2:00pm Lakeview Branch
Alameda Alliance for Health 3:00pm Main Library
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Saturday, February 2nd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Veterans Services 10:00am 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
Chavez Teen Advisory Group 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Club 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
ARTematics: Learning Math & Geometry through Art with Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Ukulele Instruction and Jam 12:30pm Melrose Branch
MPACT/Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
29th Annual Celebration of African American Poets and Their Poetry: Black Migrations 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library