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, October 5th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Encrypt Your Phone 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, October 6th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Lego Mania 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond 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 Yoga and Fun 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, October 7th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Join the Bike Library for the 43rd Annual Oakland Black Cowboy Parade and Festival! 10:00am DeFremery Park
Are You Ready to Become A U.S. Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am Melrose Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Veterans Town Hall 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chavez Teen Advisory Group 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am Melrose Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
WO to WA: West Oakland to West Africa Poetry Exchange 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Video Games for Teens 2:00pm Asian Branch
Jewelry Workshop 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Gold Medalist Eddie Hart of the 1972 Summer Olympics with sportswriter Dave Newhouse 2:30pm Temescal Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Monday, October 9th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Play Cafe! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Eastmont Teen Zone Games & More 3:15pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Lawyers In The Library 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm Brookfield Branch
Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
CalFresh Enrollment Clinic / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripción 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Scientific Adventures for Girls and Boys 3:30pm Main Library
Computer Help 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
Girls Who Code Club 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Montclair Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
Book Discussion Group 6:30pm Dimond Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch