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, January 26th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
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
Job Club 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Get Health Insurance 12:50pm Main Library
African American Quilt Guild of Oakland Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Yu Gi Oh! Game Club 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Lift Every Voice - Youth advocacy writing and art workshops 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Sunday, January 28th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, January 29th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Play Cafe! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Library Advisory Commission Meeting 5:15pm Main Library
Oakland Library at Nerd Nite East Bay 7:00pm Club 21
Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Computer Help 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Create Chia Creatures 2:00pm Main Library
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm Melrose Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Girls Who Code Club 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch