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, May 24th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Alameda Alliance for Health 3:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Saturday, May 25th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
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 Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Club 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Bike Fix-It Clinic with Hard Knox Bikes! 11:00am Main Library
Bike Helmet Give Away with the City of Oakland Bike Share Department 11:00am Lakeview Branch
African American Quilt Guild Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, May 26th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, May 27th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 2:00pm Main Library
Monday Movie 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
Oakland Library at Nerd Nite East Bay 7:00pm Club 21
Tuesday, May 28th, 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
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Hackerspace - 3D Printer 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Family Board Game Night / Noche de Juegos para Familias 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Wednesday, May 29th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Stretching for Caregivers 10:10am Rockridge Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Baby Bounce & Playtime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch