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 30th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Harm Reduction, HIV Prevention and Education 2:00pm Main Library
Thursday Thrills! 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Board Games 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Tag Yourself! Graffiti-Tees for Teens 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
Friday, August 31st, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:00pm Asian Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, September 1st, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Meditation: It's Not What You Think! 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 10:30am Melrose Branch
Dimond Teen Advisory Board 11:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chavez Teen Advisory Group 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Lakeview Library Mural Discussion 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Job Club 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:00pm Asian Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Financial Wellness - How to make your money work for YOU 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Two Films on the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Sunday, September 2nd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Tuesday, September 4th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch