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, July 19th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Henna for Teens! 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
Build, Make, Play 4:00pm Montclair Branch
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, July 20th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Circus of Smiles 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Circus of Smiles 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Campfire Family Storytime! 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Learn To Make Bubbles! 11:00am Golden Gate Branch
Bubble Time! 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Independently Healthy Cooking Workshops 11:00am Melrose Branch
OPL at the 40th Street Block Party 11:00am 40th Street Block Party
Out of the Bronx, a Memoir by Irene Sardanis, PhD 12:00pm Lakeview Branch
Lawyer in the Library 12:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Ace Monster Toys: Brush Bots 12:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Children’s Clothing, Book, and Toy Swap 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Build, Make, Play 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Build, Make, Play 2:00pm Temescal Branch
Stomper 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
SummerDance! 2:00pm Main Library
Teen Terrarium Making Workshop 2:30pm Asian Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Henna for Teens! 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
East Bay Spanish-Language MeetUp 3:00pm Temescal Branch
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, July 21st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Jazz on Sunday 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, July 22nd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
East Bay Parks Naturalist 10:30am Main Library
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
Build, Make, Play 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Microphone Mondays 4:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Family Yoga 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch