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, November 16th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Teen Scape Radio Workshop 3:30pm Dimond Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Learn to Make Websites! 6:30pm Main Library
Friday, November 17th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Celebrating Native American Heritage Month 1:30pm Dimond Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Monthly Crafts in the TeenZone 2:30pm Main Library
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Lego Mania 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Fall Film Festival 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Yu-Gi-Oh Game Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Friday Make & Move 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Family Yoga and Fun 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
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
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
Celebrating Native American Heritage Month 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
Job Club 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
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
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
Lift Every Voice - Youth advocacy writing and art workshops 2:00pm Main Library