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, February 22nd, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Open Playtime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Coffee and Conversation for Seniors 11:00am Dimond Branch
Saturday Children’s Story Hour 11:00am African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Dungeons & Dragons Club for Teens 12:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
African American Quilt Guild Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Make a quilt square!: African American Quilt Guild of Oakland's Annual Demonstration 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
English Conversation Group / Club de Conversacion en Ingles 2:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Black History Cinema: Harriet (2019) Film Screening 2:30pm Lakeview Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Teens and Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adolescents y Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, February 23rd, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, February 24th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Free Tax Assistance at the Main Library 10:00am Main Library
Family Yoga 10:30am Temescal Branch
Tax Assistance Program 10:30am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime! 10:30am Main Library
RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Play Cafe 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
Teenscape Gaming 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
The African-American Multimedia Conference Presents: Self-Publishing Workshops 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, February 25th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce & Playtime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Tax Assistance Program 10:30am Dimond Branch
Heart Healthy Treats and Sweets 10:50am Eastmont Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
Teenscape: Movie Day 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
Oculus for Teens 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Girls Who Code // Chicas Que Codifican 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Wellness at West: Mindfulness and Self-Compassion with Eve Decker 5:30pm West Oakland Branch
What's New In Breast Cancer Research 5:30pm Rockridge Branch
Small Business Development Workshop, sponsored by Operation Hope 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Bananas Play Group 10:00am Melrose Branch
Free Tax Assistance at the Main Library 10:00am Main Library
AARP Tax Assistance 10:00am Golden Gate Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch