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 21st, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Crab Cove Mobile Van 10:30am Asian Branch
Alphabet Rockers 11:00am Temescal Branch
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
ESL Conversation Club 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Scientific Adventures for Girls, Their Brothers and Friends 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Destiny Arts Center 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Lego® Mania 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
LegoMania! 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
Mystery Movie Night 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Game Day 3:00pm Dimond Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone! 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Eastmont Summer GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Build It. Craft It. Make It. 3:30pm Montclair Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, July 22nd, 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
Fresh Air Fridays - The Buzz About Bees! 2:00pm Main Library
Build It. Craft It. Make It. 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Family Yoga and Fun 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, July 23rd, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Litter Walk 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Destiny Arts Center 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Tea with Tots at the Park / Canciones y Café en el Parque 11:30am Elmhurst Branch
Free Computer Help Available! 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Magical Nathaniel 12:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Read & Sing @ King! / Leer y Cantar @ King! 12:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
African American Quilt Guild Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Saturday Studio 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Collaging for Adults 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Tight Knit & Crafts / El Grupo de Tejer y Manualidades 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Oakland Knows Jack: Jack London Bike Ride at PedalFest 2:00pm Main Library
God, Hitler, and Life Extension: A comedy show by Ira Brightman 2:00pm Lakeview Branch
Michelle Cruz Gonzales & her tales of a Xicana in a punk band 2:30pm Temescal Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Breaking Free - A Community Play Reading 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Dave Newhouse 3:00pm Montclair Branch
English Conversation Group 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Sunday, July 24th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Jazz on Sundays 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, July 25th, 2016
Event Name Time Location
Oakland Symphony Petting Zoo 10:30am Main Library
Eastmont Summer GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch