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.

Friday, July 27th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Henna for Teens! 2:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm Melrose Branch
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:30pm Asian Branch
Friday Fun-Day! 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Build / Make / Play 4:00pm Montclair Branch
Saturday, July 28th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Scientific Adventures 10:00am Dimond Branch
Baby Café! 10:15am Melrose Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Social Workers in the Library 11:00am Main Library
Zine Bike Launch party at Pedalfest! 11:00am Jack London Square
Mindfulness for Everyone 11:00am Rockridge Branch
Job Club 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
African American Quilt Guild of Oakland Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Yu Gi Oh! Game Club 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Build/Make/Play! 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Arm Knitting with GoGo Craft 2:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Sanctuary Homes & Neighborhood Workshop 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Henna for Teens! 2:30pm Asian Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Teens and Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adolescents y Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Sunday, July 29th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, July 30th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Alphabet Rockers 10:30am Main Library
Alphabet Rockers 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Technology Workshops 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Library Advisory Commission Meeting 5:15pm Main Library
Oakland Library at Nerd Nite East Bay 7:00pm Club 21
Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
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
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Oakland Symphony Instrument Petting Zoo 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Chess Club at Rockridge 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Oakland Symphony Instrument Petting Zoo 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, August 1st, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Oakland Zoo 10:00am West Oakland Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch