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.

Thursday, April 11th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Sewing Lab 10:30am Asian Branch
Spring Book Sale at the Bookmark Bookstore, presented by the Friends of the Oakland Public Library 10:30am Bookmark Bookstore/Friends of the Oakland Public Library
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Teen Pop Up Program 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Paws to Read: Read Aloud to Scout! 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
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, April 12th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fortnite at the TeenZone 1:00pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Alameda Alliance for Health 3:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Pop-Up TeenZone! 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Saturday, April 13th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
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
Club de Lectura en Español / Spanish Book Club 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Dimond Teen Advisory Board 11:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Club 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Scientific Adventures for Families 11:00am Melrose Branch
Financial Planning for People Who Hate Financial Planning 12:00pm Lakeview Branch
Rockridge Teen Advisory Group 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Finalist Promotional Video Shoot 1:30pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
2nd Saturday Book Club 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
Scientific Adventures 3:30pm Dimond Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, April 14th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Free Financial Planning 1:00pm Main Library
Franklina C. Gray: The Grand Tour, a Book Club with the Camron-Stanford House 2:30pm Main Library
Clear Your Record with Open Oakland 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, April 15th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library