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, July 25th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Harry and the Potters 6:30pm Main Library
Friday, July 26th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Summer Film Festival: Mary Poppins Returns 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Alameda Alliance for Health 3:00pm Main Library
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
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 27th, 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 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Slime Time! 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Circus of Smiles 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
African American Quilt Guild Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Author Talk with Local Author Tim Jollymore 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Build, Make, Play 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Circus of Smiles 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Build, Make, Play 2:00pm Temescal Branch
String Art - Adult Craft 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Henna for Teens! 3:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, July 28th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Jazz on Sunday 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, July 29th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Circus of Smiles 10:30am Main Library
Circus of Smiles 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
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
Build, Make, Play 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Microphone Mondays 4:00pm Eastmont Branch
Oakland Library at Nerd Nite East Bay 7:00pm Club 21
Tuesday, July 30th, 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
Movie for Kids and Families 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch