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, September 14th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
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
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
East Bay Spanish Language Meet-Up 3:00pm Temescal Branch
Monday, September 18th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
BANANAS Playgroup! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Eastmont Branch
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Computer Help 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Start & Run a Small Business 5:00pm West Oakland Branch
Lakeview Library Book Group 6:30pm Lakeview Branch
Stop Fake News! 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch