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, July 12th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Build/Craft/Create - Maker Time for Kids 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
PAWS to Read with BARK Therapy Dogs 1:30pm Montclair Branch
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Chavez GameZone 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone @ Elmhurst 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Henna for Teens! 3:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, July 13th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Barnyard Pals 10:00am West Oakland Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Toddler Time 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal 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
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Melrose Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Eastmont Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm Golden Gate Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Gerald Joseph 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Oakland Symphony Petting Zoo 1:00pm Elmhurst Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
LEGO Mania 3:00pm Main Library
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
afterschool art with MOCHA 3:30pm Asian Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone! 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Eastmont Summer GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Women Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Friday, July 14th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Melrose Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Eastmont Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm Golden Gate Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm Main Library
Summer Film Fest 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
VideoGames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library