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, October 28th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Egg Carton Crafts for Teens 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Family Classes with Tandem 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals in the TeenZone 4:00pm Main Library
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Saturday, October 29th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Spooky Storytime at the Piedmont Avenue Halloween Celebration 10:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Not-So-Spooky Halloween Pumpkin Stories & Craft 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
John "Eddie" Baldwin Chess Tournament / Torneo de Ajedrez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Read & Sing @ King! / Leer y Cantar @ King! 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Dia de los Muertos 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Education is Life Author Book Signing and Workshop 11:00am African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:00am Melrose Branch
Art + Words: Remembering the Oakland Hills Fire 11:00am Rockridge Branch
Tea with Tots / Canciones y Café 11:30am Elmhurst Branch
Free Computer Help Available! 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Fix & Decorate your Bike with the Scraper Bike Team 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Family Dance Classes with Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Dia de los Muertos 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Dia de los Muertos 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Dia de los Muertos 1:00pm Melrose Branch
ESL Conversation Club 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Tight Knit & Crafts / El Grupo de Tejer y Manualidades 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Papel Picado Craft for Teens 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Dia de los Muertos 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Magical Mask Making 2:30pm Asian Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Dia de los Muertos 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Halloween Party 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Teen Spooktakular Movie: Warm Bodies 3:00pm Dimond Branch
Workshop on using eBooks (& other library apps ~ including eMagazines, eMusic, & streaming films) 3:00pm Montclair Branch
English Conversation Group 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
SHOCKING Halloween Storytime and crafts! 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
Monday, October 31st, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
BANANAS Playgroup! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Teen GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Halloween Parade and Trick-or-Treating! 4:00pm Main Library
Free Meals in the TeenZone 4:00pm Main Library
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
eBook Help @ Eastmont Branch 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Library Advisory Commission Meeting 5:15pm Main Library