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, May 30th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Community Produce Stand with Mandela Marketplace 10:30am Main Library
Sewing Lab 10:30am Asian Branch
Kamishibai Stories 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
Harm Reduction, HIV Prevention and Education 2:00pm Main Library
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Scientific Adventures: Hot and Cold Reactions 3:30pm Golden Gate 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, May 31st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fortnite at the TeenZone 1:00pm Main Library
Summer Film Festival: Ralph Breaks the Internet 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Superhero Repujado for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
Alameda Alliance for Health 3:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, June 1st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Yard (work) Party with the Friends of the Temescal Branch Library 10:00am Temescal 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
Culture Fest 2019: Kick-off Party for Our Summer Programming! 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
ARTimatics: Learning Math & Geometry through Art with Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Chavez Teen Advisory Board 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Screening of The Maze: An American Intersection 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, June 2nd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, June 3rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Play Café! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library