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, May 1st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Pop Up Teen Zone 3:30pm Montclair Branch
Chess Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
TurnUP the Volume 4:30pm Main Library
Turn Up the Volume Hip-Hop and Writing Workshops 4:30pm Main Library
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Mental Health and Recovery with PEERS 5:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Play Café 10:15am Brookfield Branch
Baby Storytime 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 10:30am Main Library
Community Produce Stand with Mandela Marketplace 10:30am Main Library
Sewing Lab 10:30am Asian Branch
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge 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
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, May 3rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fortnite at the TeenZone 1:00pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Friday Afternoon Movies for Teens! 2:00pm Lakeview Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Alameda Alliance for Health 3:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday, May 4th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
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
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Club 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
ARTimatics: Learning Math & Geometry through Art with Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Chavez Teen Advisory Board 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch