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, August 8th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Storytime 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
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
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen Pop Up Program 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue 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
Friday, August 9th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Alameda Alliance for Health 3:00pm Main Library
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Pop-Up TeenZone! 3:30pm Brookfield 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, August 10th, 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 at Piedmont Gardens 10:30am Piedmont Gardens
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Dimond Teen Advisory Board 11:00am Dimond Branch
Club de Lectura en Español / Spanish Book Club 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Back to Oakland Author talk with Penn Hughes 12:00pm Lakeview Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
2nd Saturday Book Club 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, August 11th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Free Financial Planning 1:00pm Main Library
Clear Your Record with Open Oakland 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, August 12th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
Monday Crafts 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Microphone Mondays 4:00pm Eastmont Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, August 13th, 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