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, September 23rd, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Washi Tape Notebooks for Teens 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Afterschool Art in the Library 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday, September 24th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Baby Signing Play Group 10:00am Dimond Branch
Litter Walk 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
eBook Help 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Halloween Costume Swap 11:00am Elmhurst Branch
Art 101: Hands on Look at a Master Painting with the Oakland Art Association 11:00am Rockridge Branch
PAWS to Read with BARK Therapy Dogs 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help Available! 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Read & Sing @ King! / Leer y Cantar @ King! 12:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
African American Quilt Guild Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland 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
Melrose Branch Centennial 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Tight Knit & Crafts / El Grupo de Tejer y Manualidades 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Dreaming on the Edge with Alastair Johnston 2:30pm Temescal Branch
As I See It-Black Panther Elbert “Big Man” Howard tells his Story 2:30pm Main Library
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
La Palabra Musical / The Music of the Word 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
English Conversation Group 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Monday, September 26th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am 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
Tuesday, September 27th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
National Voter Registration Day (All day) Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Computer Help 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Game Day 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Crafternoon in the Teen Zone 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Club de Lectura Familiar para Principiantes en inglés | Beginner Book Club for Families 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm Melrose Branch
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Author Melanie Gideon: Valley of the Moon 6:30pm Montclair Branch
Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
One-on-One Resume Assistance 10:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime - Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Bounce 10:30am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:30am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch