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, July 14th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
ESL Conversation Club 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Circus of Smiles 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Lego® Mania 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Lego® Mania 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
LegoMania! 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
LEGO Mania 3:00pm Main Library
Game Day 3:00pm Dimond Branch
Eastmont Summer GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Circus of Smiles 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Build It. Craft It. Make It. 3:30pm Montclair Branch
Lawyers in the Library / Abogados en la Biblioteca 4:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, July 15th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Videogames 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Videogames on the Big Screen 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Friday Teen Movie 2:00pm Eastmont Branch
Fresh Air Fridays - Let's Plant! 2:00pm Main Library
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Build It. Craft It. Make It. 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Henna for Teens! 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Family Yoga and Fun 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, July 16th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Children’s Clothing, Book, and Toy Swap 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Keva Kreations 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Little Explorers Petting Zoo 11:00am Montclair Branch
Magical Nathaniel 11:00am Golden Gate Branch
Open Studio - Build 11:00am Lakeview 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
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Saturday Studio 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Tight Knit & Crafts / El Grupo de Tejer y Manualidades 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Open Studio - Build 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
How to Make a Comic Book -- for Teens 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Jingletown Poetry Reading and Open Mic 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Board Games 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
English Conversation Group 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Oakland Youth Poet Laureate 2016 - Finalist Performance and Laureate Announcement! 5:00pm Impact Hub
Sunday, July 17th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Jazz on Sundays 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, July 18th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
BUILD IT! 10:30am Main Library