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, August 22nd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Play Café 10:15am Brookfield Branch
Baby Bounce 10:15am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Sewing Lab 10:30am Asian Branch
Community Produce Stand with Mandela Marketplace 11:00am Main Library
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Crisis Support 1:00pm Main Library
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
Experience Virtual Reality in the Library! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Paws to Read: Read Aloud to Scout! 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Friday, August 23rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Experience Virtual Reality in the Library! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday, August 24th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Community Health Fair and Car Show 10:00am Acts Full Gospel Church
Public Speaking for Youth 10:00am Golden Gate Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Shrug: Author talk with Lisa Braver Moss 12:00pm Lakeview Branch
African American Quilt Guild Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Meet the Author: Clifford L. Williams 1:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
81st Ave Teen Zone Pop-Up! 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
Beginner Knitting & Crochet class with Handability 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Experience Virtual Reality in the Library! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, August 25th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Jazz on Sunday 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, August 26th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Crisis Support 11:00am Main Library
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Microphone Mondays 4:00pm Eastmont Branch