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 31st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Maker Afternoon Fun! 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Get Crafty with Tie Dye! 3:30pm Golden Gate Branch
Build, Make, Play 4:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Mental Health and Recovery with PEERS 4:30pm Main Library
Build, Make, Play 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Folkland Book Club featuring books from Small Press Distribution 6:00pm Main Library
Filmmaker Serginho Roosblad presents his documentary "The Maze" 6:30pm Temescal Branch
Thursday, August 1st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Bananas Playgroup for Family, Friends and Caregivers 10:00am Melrose Branch
Giant Aquarium on Wheels 10:00am Dimond Park
Giant Aquarium on Wheels 10:00am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Brookfield Branch
Baby Bounce 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Community Produce Stand with Mandela Marketplace 10:30am Main Library
Emily Butterfly 10:30am Asian Branch
Sewing Lab 10:30am Asian Branch
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Back-to-School Clothing Swap 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Circus of Smiles 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Paws to Read: Read Aloud to Scout! 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Build, Make, Play, Create! 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
Women* Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Friday, August 2nd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Back-to-School Clothing Swap 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Friday Afternoon Movies for Teens! 2:00pm Lakeview Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Alameda Alliance for Health 2:30pm Main Library
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday, August 3rd, 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
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Independently Healthy Cooking Workshops 11:00am Melrose Branch
Visit the Bike Libraries at PedalFest! 11:00am Jack London Square