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 12th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Pop-Up TeenZone! 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Henna for Teens! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Teen Seed Bomb Making Workshop 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Family Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Build, Make, Play 4:00pm Montclair Branch
Saturday, July 13th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café at Piedmont Gardens 10:30am Piedmont Gardens
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Soul Soup with Amber Hines 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Dimond Teen Advisory Board 11:00am Dimond Branch
Club de Lectura en Español / Spanish Book Club 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
David Grashton: Musician 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Build, Make, Play 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Henna for Teens! 1:30pm Lakeview Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Build, Make, Play 2:00pm Temescal Branch
A Tribute to John Singleton: Poetic Justice / Boyz 'N the Hood 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
2nd Saturday Book Club 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
Teen Terrarium Making Workshop 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Henna for Teens! 3:30pm Golden Gate Branch
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, July 14th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Free Financial Planning 1:00pm Main Library
Clear Your Record with Open Oakland 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, July 15th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Magical Nathaniel 10:30am Main Library
Mike the Magician 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
Monday Crafts 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Build, Make, Play 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Microphone Mondays 4:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, July 16th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Magical Nathaniel 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Kenn Adams' Adventure Theater 1:30pm Brookfield Branch
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch