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.

Saturday, September 14th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
2nd Saturday Book Club 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, September 15th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, September 16th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Tuesday, September 17th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Sign Up for a Green House Call 4:00pm Main Library
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Podcasting 101 and the Monthly Meeting of the California Podcast Association 5:00pm Main Library
FREE Small Business Workshop 5:00pm West Oakland Branch
Lakeview Book Club 6:30pm Lakeview Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, September 18th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Family Child Care Provider - Free Playgroup with Bananas 10:00am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Baby Bounce & Playtime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
Ford GoBike's Bike Share for All 12:00pm Main Library
Bike Library at First Friday! 1:00pm Main Library
Pop-Up TeenZone! 1:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Teen Scape Radio Workshop 2:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen Gaming // Juegos para Jóvenes 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Teen Game Day 3:00pm Asian Branch
Pop-up TeenZone! 3:30pm Golden Gate Branch
Video Games 4:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Mental Health and Recovery with PEERS 4:30pm Main Library
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Arts and Crafts for Adults / Manualidades y Arte Para Adultos 6:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Authors Talk: Fascinating Behind-the-Scene Stories of Oakland A's 6:30pm Montclair Branch
Thursday, September 19th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Tenants: Know Your Rights! 10:00am West Oakland Branch
Wash and Read 10:00am Family Laundry
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch