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, October 3rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
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
Sewing Lab 10:30am Asian Branch
Community Produce Stand with Mandela Marketplace 11:00am Main Library
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond 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
Women* Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Friday, October 4th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Learn & Play Camp at West Oakland Library (12-Week Series) 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Alameda Alliance for Health 2:30pm Main Library
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Oakland Public Library at Lincoln Summer Nights 5:00pm Lincoln Square Park
Saturday, October 5th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Yard (work) Party with the Friends of the Temescal Branch Library 10:00am Temescal Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
ARTimatics: Learning Math & Geometry through Art with Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Chávez Teen Advisory Board // Grupo Consultivo de Jóvenes 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Monday, October 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
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
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
CalFresh Food Stamps Sign-Ups / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripcion 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, October 9th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Family Child Care Provider - Free Playgroup with Bananas 10:00am Melrose Branch