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, January 24th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 12:00pm Main Library
PAWS to Read with BARK Therapy Dogs 1:30pm Montclair Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 1:30pm Rockridge Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:10pm Main Library
Let's Meet in the 'Zone! 2:30pm West Oakland Branch
Chavez Teen Game Zone 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Homework Club 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
Teen Game Day! 3:30pm Asian Branch
How Things Work 3:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Teen Winter Workshop -- Create Your Own Terrarium! 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, January 25th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce 10:30am Dimond Branch
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Meet the Center for Elders' Independence 12:30pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, January 26th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm Melrose Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Saturday, January 27th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am Melrose Branch
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Children’s Clothing, Book, and Toy Swap 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Read to a Dog 11:00am Elmhurst Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Storytime with Lashon Daley 11:00am Melrose Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Oakland Young Coders' Club 12:00pm Main Library