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.

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Play Time 11:15am Golden Gate Branch
Dominoes, Checkers, and Chess - Oh My! 12:30pm Melrose Branch
PAWS to Read with BARK Therapy Dogs 1:30pm Montclair Branch
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Stop the Violence: A Music/Spoken Word Event 2:00pm Eastmont Branch
Chavez GameZone 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone @ Elmhurst 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, September 14th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Toddler Time 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Computer Help 11:00am West Oakland Branch
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
ESL Conversation Club 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
LEGO Mania 3:00pm Main Library
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone! 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Know Your Rights Posters from Oakland International High School Students Opening 5:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Women Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Learn to Make Websites! 6:30pm Main Library
Friday, September 15th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Lego Mania 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Fall Film Festival 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Saturday, September 16th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
eBook Help 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian 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
Learn to Cube with the Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Urban Cycling 101 Class with Bike East Bay 1:00pm Main Library
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch